Dar Al Bahar

Bed and breakfast in Essaouira
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The nine immaculately kept rooms at this lovely guesthouse, tucked under the ramparts near the Skala de la Ville, are simple and stylish, featuring good beds and colourful tiled bathrooms. Local art adorns the walls and the views from the roof terrace overlooking the ocean are stunning.

Information from Booking.com

Quick description

Built on Essaouira’s ancient city ramparts and offering a rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the ocean and the medina, this traditional Moroccan hotel offers en suite rooms and a guest lounge. Each guest room at Dar Al Bahar is colourful and decorated with Moroccan tiles and furniture. Each room has an en suite bathroom with a bathtub or shower and some have views of the ocean. A continental breakfast is served each morning at the hotel. Other meals can be organised upon request and enjoyed in the hotel’s dining room with an arched stone ceiling or on the rooftop terrace. In the evening, guests are invited to relax in the hotel’s lounge where free Wi-Fi internet access is available. Shooting of the third season of Game of Thrones, a famous TV show, have taken place outside Dar Al Bahar, which is situated in the medina of Essaouira. It is just 200 metres from the Mohammed Ben Abdellah Museum and Essaouira Airport is 14.7 km away.

Important information

Your credit card details will be used only to guarantee your reservation. Your card will be charged only in case of no-show or late cancellation, as per terms indicated on our Booking.com profile. Please note that, at the front desk, we accept only cash. License number: <strong>44000MH0518</strong>


  • Kid meals
  • Designated smoking area
  • Internet services
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Fishing
  • Windsurfing
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Currency exchange
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Wifi
  • Horse riding
  • 24-hour security
  • Cycling
  • Hiking


  • Ironing service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry
  • Car hire
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service


  • Free WiFi available


  • Golf course (within 3 km)