Dar Maya is a luxury boutique hotel, offering five rooms in a chic, tranquil riad in the heart of Essaouira’s historic medina. Having successfully blended a mix of understated Moroccan and contemporary European styles, Dar Maya oozes elegance, subtlety and intimacy.
With stunning ocean views from the terrace, the hotel is a few minutes walk to all the main attractions and amenities including the bustling cafes and restaurants, souks, port and beach.
Dar Maya is located in the heart of Essaouira’s historic medina, which is one of the most attractive sites in Morocco about 2 hours by road west of Marrakech.
Accommodation Dar Maya
Dar Maya’s five rooms have open fireplaces and walls of sleek tadelakt – the traditional polished lime-plaster. We have created seductive, contemporary interiors emphasising comfort and subtle colour palettes.
The spacious marble bathrooms all feature bathtubs with overhead showers, under-floor heating and heated towel-rails. All rooms include complimentary wireless internet access, sumptuous bedding with Egyptian cotton sheets and air conditioning.
Akal has a sumptuous bed upholstered in suede, an open fireplace and its own balcony. The en-suite bathroom, with elegantly shaped Persian arches, includes a two-person marble bathtub.
Decorated in shades of soft stone, Laafit has an open fireplace and its own balcony. The en-suite bathroom, with its traditional Moroccan arches, includes a two-person marble bathtub.
Light-filled Tignna, with its calm, grey tones, has an open fireplace and its own balcony. The en-suite bathroom includes a two-person polished tadelakt round-shaped bathtub.
Amane has a cosy seating and dressing area and an open fireplace. The en-suite bathroom, with its espresso-colouredtadelakt walls, includes a marble bathtub.
With walls of mellow mocha, elegant Akshood has a relaxing seating area and an open fireplace. The colonial inspired en-suite bathroom includes a marble bathtu
Bars & Restaurants Dar Maya
Our approach to food is to keep it simple, fresh and made with local, seasonal ingredients only. Being so close to the sea, fresh seafood plays a prominent role on the menu. If you want to dine at Dar Maya in the evening in the snug dining room, there is a Moroccan three-course menu, which changes daily.
There is also a menu featuring hot and cold snacks and beverages, which you can order from at any time of the day.
Your room rate includes a scrumptious breakfast, which you can take on the roof terrace, dining room or patio.
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Hotel Guide Price £750
The price is a guide price only to include flights from the UK (other world wide flights available), transfer or car hire as required and one weeks accommodation assuming twin / double room share.
Sports prices are additional as required (see sports centre pages for more on this).
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