Essaouira shopping

Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Essaouira

Espace Othello

Fantastic private gallery selling work by established and up-and-coming artists.
Arts & Crafts in Essaouira

Coopérative Tamounte

An excellent all-female cooperative selling argan-oil lotions and cosmetics (some medicinal), woodwork and ceramics. It's in a dingy passageway and can be a bit hard to find – look for the 'Commerce Équitable à la C…
Homewares in Essaouira

Le Comptoir Oriental

Describing itself as an 'oriental vintage chic bazar', this homeware shop in an old apartment sells a heavily curated range of furniture, textiles, glassware, ceramics and handicrafts. Ring the bell for entrance and…
Homewares in Essaouira

Az Zahr

French-owned and trés chic, this hybrid homeware shop and salon de thé (teahouse) next to the Institut Français stocks textiles, ceramics and objets d'art.
Food in Essaouira

Le Coin des Saveurs

Concept store selling food products sourced from quality local suppliers and stocking a range of spices, jams and oils, as well as some artisan-made homeware.
Arts & Crafts in Essaouira

Woodcarving Workshops

Essaouira is well known for its woodwork and plenty of wooden products are available at this string of shops beneath the Skala de la Ville.
Arts & Crafts in Essaouira

Coopérative Artisanale des Marqueteurs

Come to this cooperative in an impasse (dead-end lane) off Place Moulay Hassan for a wonderful range of wooden items.
Arts & Crafts in Essaouira

Rafia Craft

Designs and sells unusual shoes and sandals made from the fibres of the doum palm.
Food & Drinks in Essaouira

Spice Souq

This is the place to go for herbal Viagra, Berber lipstick, exotic spices and ghassoul clay used in face masks. You can also buy argan-oil products here, as well as amlou (a mix of honey, almond and argan oil).
Antiques in Essaouira

Galerie Jama

Run by an affable chap who avoids hard-sell tactics, this small shop has an alluring range of antique rugs, clothing, textiles, ceramics and various objets d'art.