Dar Bo \ Essaouira \ Morocco

Located in the heart of the old town of Essaouira right next to a colorful square, this bright 4 bedroom home is adorned with handcrafted furniture and artisan pieces, creating a zen and relaxing experience. Built over 3 floors, this oasis offers a large living room, a kitchen, and 3 terraces to enjoy the lovely year-round temperatures of this idyllic, ancient town. There are 2 rooms each on 2 floors (1 double bedroom, 2 triple bedrooms with a double and single bed, and 1 twin room with 2 single beds). Rooms are bright and airy, decorated with natural colors and materials. Watch the sun set over the ocean on the upper terraces, then enjoy the warmth of the fireplace in the salon.

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*images courtesy of Dar Bo

Riad Baladin \ Essaouira

Located in the 'Dar Skala' neighborhood of the medina in Essaouira, Riad Baladin is perfectly situated just steps from the water and minutes from the main square and port. Made up of two interconnected houses, Riad Baladin is an oasis of tranquility with 10 rooms, all simply decorated with a beautiful blend of Moroccan style and contemporary design using lots of natural materials such as the custom-designed canopy beds. Guests can enjoy fantastic views from one of the many rooftop patios, relax in the shade of one of the lounges to escape the mid-day heat, or warm up by the fireplace on chilly evenings. 

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Images courtesy of The Nomadic People and Riad Baladin

Dar Beida \ Private House Rental \ Essaouira

Built in the 18th century and constructed in traditional Moroccan style, the house is located in the center of Essaouira, a seaside town about 2 hrs from Marrakech. Lovingly restored and subtly decorated the rooms are spacious yet tranquil, providing a cool retreat from the outside world. Visit this website for more rental info.