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Studio-type bungalow in village 5 miles from Essaouira, self-catering, garden, swimming pool, peaceful. In grounds of English owner's house. Tortoises and chameleons play hide-and-seek among the trees and shrubs. Owner has a cat and dog - both very sociable. Extra guest room available in house if needed. Regular public transport from main road to Essaouira and taxis available. Mule and cart transport for the 1.2Km track to main road. Car useful though not strictly necessary. 3 restaurants (2 French and one Moroccan) at a 20 minute walk. Food shops at 12 mins walk. Wifi access from patio overlooking pool. Maid service twice a week for cleaning (and cooking if desired). Imintagante is an old Berber village, one of the hamlets making up the village of Douar el Ghazoua. The ruins of a once grand country house built by the English Consul in the 19th century lie further down the main track. The nearest neighbours are Berber smallholders with a few argan and olive trees and a donkey or two
Maid service available twice weekly. Space for one child in accommodation (sleeping on single bed in dining/living area). Gas heater available in winter. Wireless broadband internet access in studio and around pool. English owner lives on site in grounds.Rates on request for rental periods of minimum one month....moreless
spring/summer/autumn Mar 29 - Oct 31, 2015 3 night min stay
winter Nov 1 - Dec 20, 2015 3 night min stay
christmas Dec 21 - Jan 3, 2016 3 night min stay
late winter Jan 4 - Mar 24, 2016 3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
No additional mandatory fees
Maid service twice weekly for cleaning, towel changing on request. No beach towels provided. Starter pack shopping can be ordered ahead of arrival. Tagine dinner by arrangement.
30% on booking.
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Douar el Ghazoua is 15 minutes by car from the historical walled town of Essaouira. Nearest beach is 2 miles as crow flies. Food shops and 3 restaurants within 20 minute walk from house. Mule and cart transport up to main road for transport into town. Activities nearby if you can tear yourself away from the tranquility of the pool and garden of the premises: watersports, horse and camel riding; cookery, painting courses in Essaouira. Country souks, argan oil cooperatives, rural museum, golf. Essaouira airport only 15 mins by car (Easy Jet flights from London starting its April 2015 twice a week, Transavia flights from Paris 3 times a week) ), wonderful beaches along the coast, surfing, wind surfing, kite surfing. Excursions can be arranged.
Other Activities: camel riding.
Speaks: english, french
Primary:+212 668728362Land line as dialled from abroad
Secondary:+212 668728362mobile as dialled from Abroad