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Toulouse, France
Reviewed 8 March 2014

The first plus was that, in addition to the bookings.com confirmation, we received a personal mail from the hotel confirming the arrangements. There followed a dialogue about arrival times which was reassuring. Hotel is in an excellent location within the medina and five or more minutes by foot from the Suprabus stop. Next to a Societe Generale cash machine. We...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2014

You probably can't do better in Essaouira medina. It is just inside the medina walls on a quiet square with a little bit of garden. The ground floor is a pleasant salon de the where they serve breakfast( included in the price.) My room was clean and comfortable. It was up a couple of flights of steep narrow stairs and...

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Bogø by Danmark
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

I love to visit beautiful places and that includes places to stay. This luxury riad is a jewel and so is Essaoira so it was difficult to choose , stay in the room or go out... Everything is beautiful from the doors to the beds , and still very comfortable . Lovely staff , beautiful rooftop view , perfect situated...

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2014

An outstanding family run hotel in the very centre of the old Medina. Our room was typically Moroccan decor, clean, and a pleasure to spend 3 nights in. Delightful staff who speak excellent English. Very nice breakfast and all well priced. No alcohol but there are several bars in the town. Would thoroughly recommend this hotel.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2014

We had a very simply furnished room and bathroom on the top floor of the hotel and up several flights of steep stairs – note that there is no lift!! From the little balcony outside our room we had views over the rooftops of Essaouira. The port and the souks are short walk away, and the staff were very friendly...

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Thank SuzieLee71
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2014

Rachid and hotel staff were very friendly and provide a good service. I will come back one day with my wife, for sure. Great location, and close to car parking. Shower had not a courtain, it is the only thing I was not happy about. I love the building, in general.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2013

I stayed here last week whilst travelling alone. The place is lovely. The rooms (I stayed in three of them during the course of my 6 day stay!) are clean spacious and comfortable. The staff are outstanding & really go out of their way to be helpful. The location is good. I would recommend highly.

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Thank ColmanP
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 December 2013

This is the second time that I came to Palazzo, and will be the second of many. I live in Marrakech and Essaouira is always my favorite getaway. I have stayed at several properties in the town, but none have been more accommodating and comfortable as Palazzo; it feels like home away form home. First time I came, I visited...

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Thank Queen520
Moraira
Reviewed 16 November 2013

This guest house is in a good location with plenty of available parking, but then parking isn't really a problem here. It is also a stone's throw from the medina/souk/area with restaurants. The decor is very nice. What isn't so good are the beds. Luckily there was an extra single bed in our room, because if we had both had...

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UK
Reviewed 23 October 2013 via mobile

We arrived here after a few days in Marrakech. After a long bus journey and a couple of us having come down with a bug en route from Marrakesh left us drained and tired by the time we came through the doors of Palazzo Desdemona. The friendly welcome that we recieved immediately set us st ease and a welcoming glass...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Palazzo Desdemona

Address: 12-14 rue Youssef el Fassi, Essaouira, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: €41 - €95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Palazzo Desdemona 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Palazzo Desdemona Essaouira
Palazzo Desdemona Hotel Essaouira
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#30 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
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“Rooms on the top floor are small but they have an access to a spacious rooftop terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles BartoszModzelewski, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Try not to pick room 14 overlooks narrow road it. It can get noisy”
 of 5 bubbles alyshar, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“You can ask for a room on the roof with its own terrace, or a room with a balcony overlooking the medina”
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