€6 per night
€6 per night
Essaouira Hostel, Essaouira, Morocco

Essaouira Hostel

Essaouira, Morocco - 17 Rue Lahgrissi

2 Total reviews

  • Great prices
  • The staff is outstanding
  • Very safe environment
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Most recent review

nice place with funny staff ... Yes, we would come back again. If one toilet and two showers each floor doesn't matter to you this is the place to drop in.

Description - Hostel

The legendary Essaouira hostel is Designed in traditional chic Riad style, a typical Moroccan riad, built in the 18-th century, it is perhaps more worthy of the title 'Boutique Hostel' for this is more than your average backpackers spot and no more expensive!

welcom to essaouira hostel, you can check at anytime but you will never want to leave !!!

there are no silly rules or curfews. It is much more like staying in a friend’s house.

central location in the centre of the Souks in the heart of the essaouira Medina and it’s a real nest of peace for travelers keen to live an authentic Moroccan experience.

Essaouira Hostel will make you feel instantly relaxed and at home; the rooms are beautifully designed with attention to detail: beds are comfortable and clean and there are showers and toilets on every floor.

There is a bar, free internet area with 2 compitures, a TV area in the ground flour lounge area also another lounge area on the terrace and high terrace; complete with sun beds for soaking up the Essaouira rays. It is an ideal spot for a long afternoon lunch around the huge table with kitchen facilities or an evening bbq while watching the sun go down over the rooftops. The view from the high terrace is magnificent and reaches far over the town.

You can also enjoy the services available; bbq 's can be organized for you and your friends, delicious food made to order for you or even a party, you name it, we will help you do it!

Sun, surf, nightlife, and new friends to meet... it’s a secret spot, only tel your best freinds

Did you come to PARTY? Are you ready for non-stop, action packed good times? Then you've come to the right place. Essaouira hostel is the party hostel, If you like to stay up late and not want go to bed early this is the place you want to be!,

Free Wi-Fi, Free linen, Free DVD, Free lockers (bring a lock), Free luggage storage, freeTowel , and a 24 hour team of friendly staff! This is the place to be!

***Check-in is after 2pm. Free luggage storage is available for those arriving earlier.
Beach activities abound (did we really have to tell you that?). Surfing, windsurfinf, kitesurfing, bodyboarding, horse riding, camel ridin, body boarding, swimming, beach volleyball, many ways to enjoy the sun in essaouira. And as an extra bonus, essaouira hostel offers free use of surfboards, quad biking,.

We hope you enjoy your stay!

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The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 9
  • Year built: 1400
  • Renovated: 2004
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: €6

Double Female Dorm Led Ziplin Male Dorm Mixed Dorm Suite Suite Luna - Gorgeous Double Twin
  • Check-in: 12:00am
  • Check-out: 11:30pm

Hostel amenities

24-hr front desk Age restrictions Airport pickup All inclusive plan BBQ area Bar/lounge Beach Bicycle rental Boat rental Breakfast (extra charge) Car rental Children not allowed Children not permitted Concierge Elevator/lift not available Express checkout Gameroom Gardens Icemaker Internet access Internet wireless (free) Laundry/valet service Linen included Live music Luggage carriers Meal plans Meeting facilities Movie rentals Multi-lingual staff Newspapers/magazines No curfew Open 24 Hours Parking (extra charge) Pets allowed Restaurant on site Room service Safe deposit box Smoking permitted Sports/activities Taxi service Tour/sightseeing assistance Voltage converters WIFI (free)

Room amenities

The Dorms are clean, comfy and have lockers. The female dorm has extra large and extra comfy beds.

Backpacker facilities Coffee/tea maker Cribs available Ensuite Fax service Fireplace (wood burning) Hairdryer Internet access Iron/ironing board Kitchenettes Lockers Microwave Movie rental Non-smoking rooms Refrigerator Safe box in room Shared bathroom Smoking rooms Telephone Television Television (cable/satellite) Toiletries VCR/DVD Voltage converters WIFI


we are in the heart of the old town and near to all the markets and soukes, 2 mns wolk from the beach

Price details

€6 - 19 per night

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Location - Hostel

17 Rue Lahgrissi
Marrakech-Tensift-Al Haouz (Région de Marrakech-Tensift-Al Haouz)
Morocco  44000

Latitude: 31.51417, Longitude: -9.76634

How to get there

In every gate to the medina (OLD TOWN) you see the PLAN MEDINA (THE MAP) we are in NUMBER 14 IN Laghrissi in zone BOUAKHER, If you are in supratour bus stop, the nearest gate is : BAB MARRAKECH : walk straight down untel you see the sight of the hostel and turn RIGHT into 'Rue Ibn Khaldoun' Walk straight down until you see the other sign of the hostel then turn RIGHT into Rue Laghrissi. The hostel is then on a small cul de sac approx 15m down on the left. The hostel is at the end on the right.

If arriving from BAB DOUKALLA entrance to the medina ; walk straight down the main street Avenue Zerktouni. Turn LEFT into Rue de Bagdad Number 13. Walk straight down until the end and turn RIGHT onto Rue Zair. Walk down until you see a the hostel sign on your left; turn LEFT into Rue Laghrissi . The hostel is then on a small cul de sac approx 15m down on the left. The hostel is at the end on the right.

If arriving at the BAB SBAA entrance to the medina; walk straight down Rue de Caire, at the end turn RIGHT onto the main street, Avenue de l'Istiqlal. take a RIGHT down Avenue Le Qouri (souk ouaka) towards bab marrakech. Untel you see the hostel sign then turn LEFT into 'Rue Ibn Khaldoun' Walk straight down until you see the hostel sign on the right; turn RIGHT into Rue Laghrissi. The hostel is then on a small cul de sac approx 15m down on the left. The hostel is at the end on the right.
if you have a difficulty finding the hostel please give us one of our team will be happy to show you the way to the hostel.

if you coming from marrakech, it's better to take supratour or CTM bus

Nearest airport: 15 mns from the airport of essaouira