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Relax in style and privacy at Dar 91 Essaouira

Welcome to Dar 91, our trio of private, serviced apartments in the medina (walled old town) of Essaouira, on Morocco’s wild and beautiful Atlantic coast.

If you’re looking for a comfortable, stylish and affordable place to stay, slightly off the beaten track, you’ve come to the right place.

We’re situated in Chbanat, a quiet, authentic and traditional artisan neighbourhood close to Bab Doukkala and Bab Marrakech. Tucked away from the tourist trail, the house is just five minutes from the souks and 10-15 minutes’ stroll from the beach, harbour, bars and restaurants.

Our three apartments occupy what was originally an 18th century police watchtower. Each is self-contained and can be rented all year round, for short breaks, holidays or longer stays. Wahed and Zhuzh have their own roof terraces with stunning views across the medina rooftops.

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We’ve welcomed guests from all over the world since opening in 2006. We send all guests our insider guide to Essaouira, and our helpful staff are on hand to make sure you have a great stay. We can also help you organise taxis, tours, car hire and local activities. And we give 10% of our profits to the local community, via our charity Project 91.

Please check out the rest of the website for photos and more details, and get in touch to enquire and/or make a booking.

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What can I say about your fantastic house...... it was wonderful, we loved it so much. Essaouira is both charming and vibrant, exciting and chilled. Our girls will carry wonderful memories around with them, as will we. Came home and painted my front door blue..huzzah!