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Spacious Country Berber House,Wonderful Neighbours and Friendly Village.

(69 Reviews)

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Sunny salon for meditation with open roof to the sun,or stars.


Last updated: 04/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 bedrooms,large salon,lounge,and amazing roof terrace.


Dedicated 24/7 advice,help & support throughout the booking process, your stay with our morrocan phone to Said, our house manager, and me :)

Traditional country spacious house in the Berber village of Ghazoua only 5 miles from mystical Essaouira, and Sidi Kaouki beach.

Our home is your home, and accommodates four very comfortably, offering 'exceptional value for money',with all mod cons.The whole house is yours to enjoy the privacy and tranquillity.We are pet friendly, and the area is an animal and nature lovers paradise.

Local shops,swimming pool,taxis, buses ,internet, golf. and Wonderful friendly neighbours.

Our concierge Said, your friend and guardian during your visit, is able to enhance your holiday experience. Highly recommended horse riding with our friends at Diabat.... plus Quad biking, wind surfing,local car hire, taxis,breakfast, tajines, cleaning and much more. Our public liability insurance of up to 5million pounds is provided by Intasure UK,for peace of mind.

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Member since: 2007

Speaks: english, french, arabic
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 180 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Please use the ash trays provided,watching soft furnishings etc.Thank you....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Car Available
  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • There is a large fitted wardrobe in the double bedroom. With clean towels, sheets, and plenty of winter blankets. The twin bedroom has a spacious walk in dressing room, with a 2 wardrobes, 2 chests of drawers,and a linen basket. 1 x 3kw heaters should you require them during the winter months.There are bedside lamps which can be left on during the night,or simply remove the shade for reading.We use anti-allergenic pillow and mattress protectors....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet


  • There is a European toilet in the spacious wet room/shower, the water is provided from our own well, and water is precious in Morocco, please use carefully. Plus another separate European toilet and hand basin....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Beach towels are not provided. The Swimming Pool at nearby Dar Etto and Les Deux Mondes(new 2009) & Hotel Villa Damonte can be used for a small fee, and 20mins drive is a swimming pool at 'le calme'. There is now a internet cafe available nearby, if you are taking your own laptop, check your dongle providers charges and connection in Morocco. There are numerous, cheap, internet cafes in Essaouira. Wood can be purchased via our concierge if you require a log fire during the winter evenings, or collect driftwood on your travels....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Large garage space for hanging out washing,suitcase storage....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiators,and gas heater available upon request....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Book collection,games,cd/radio player,TV with English channels ; News,MTV,2 film channels,and more. ...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    Safe parking outside the house....moreless

  • Telephone:

    House phone with Moroccan sim for 24/7 contact with Said, house manager....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Not to be taken from the house for beach use....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    There is a cozy wood burning fireplace in the lounge for chilly winter nights.Wood is not included in our value rental prices.Said will gladly arrange a deliver,you also collect some on your travels....moreless


  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Full size cooker,sink,fridge freezer,tajine,pressure cooker,steamer,dishes,utensils,glasses,mugs and more....moreless

  • Microwave


  • Bicycles:

    Available to hire in Essaouira...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Spacious,private terrace,with tables/chairs for breakfast,or dining al fresco....moreless

  • Golf:

    2 international atlantic coast golf course/restaurants at nearby Diabat...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Only to be used on non windy days....moreless

  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Wonderful pool at Dar Etto and les riad 2 mondes,da orangerie,10 minutes walk,all day for a small fee. Highly recommended ; Hotel Domaine L'arganeraie....moreless

  • Sauna:

    Next door neighbour has a small hamman 1 or 2 people,ask Said for details....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Semi-Detached


Write a review 4.7
from 69 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Feb 18 - Jun 13, 2017
4 night min stay
$290 $1,035
High Season
Jun 14 - Sep 13, 2017
7 night min stay

$317 $1,164
Sep 14 - Jun 14, 2018
4 night min stay
$290 $1,035
Summer 2018
Jun 15 - Sep 15, 2018
4 night min stay

$323 $1,035
Winter 2018-2019
Sep 16 - Mar 16, 2019
4 night min stay

$298 $1,035
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $129.36
  • No additional mandatory fees


There is a cleaning fee of 300 moroccan dirham due upon departure if the house is found to be exceptionally dirty and untidy,this will be deducted from your deposit.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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  • Medina of Essaouira

    "Magical by day,mystical by night,cafes,restaurants,shops filled with eastern delights. Hand ..."

  • Essaouira Beach

    "Long sandy beach offering a wealth of watersports,horse and camel riding.Beach and Friends, ..."

  • Taros Cafe restaurant

    "Wonderful sunset views,live music,cocktails."

  • Domaine De L Arganeraie

    "Within walking distance from the house,spectacular swimmingpool,gardens,small daily fee."

  • K rouge

    "This restaurant is a hidden gem,with both outdoor garden seating,and indoors.Menu changes of..."

  • Cafe Mogador

    "One of my favourite haunts,always busy,book evening tables. Good value for money food and dr..."

  • la tolerance

    "Tucked away this friendly family run restaurant is welcoming. Good choice of fixed price men..."

  • Sidi Kaouki

    "Far from the maddening crowd,rolling sand dunes and beaches,popular for surfing,camel and ho..."

  • Gnaoua World Music Festival

    "Woderful friendly atmoshere by day and by night,beach concerts highly recommended."

  • Riad Les 2 Mondes

    "Quiet swimming pool,good food and friendly service,small daily charge."

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
500 Miles
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
100 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
KM8,HOTEL VILLA DAMONTE,Pizza/cafes/take-away
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Essaouira & Sidi Kaouki

Car: Not Necessary

ESSAOUIRA ; The freshest fish, the wildest windsurfing, and a laid back 60's legacy add up to Morocco's most fashionable coastal resort. TIME OUT." Morocco is considered the safest and most liberal Muslim country"

Other Activities: Camel riding, quad biking, desert safaris.Hunting.Music/Cookery/Painting classes.Wind & Kite surf.

Golf: Nearby Diabat offers two international golf courses, 5 star restaurants, with fabulous atlantic views.

There are some fabulous hotels nearby with swimming pools,there daily charges are seasonal.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Friendly,professional, mature guy,well travelled,love food,wine, animal charities, and life!

Why the Owner Chose Ghazoua, Morocco:
For many years we wanted to tour Morocco,but the price of flights and accommodation proved to be over our budget. Then the King of Morocco opened up the 'sky' to cheap flight operators,and Travelrepublic offered accommodation deals.In September 2006 we embarked on a three week tour of Morocco,and the thought of a holiday home abroad had been on our minds for many years. During our visit to Morocco,viewing many properties for sale,we spent a wonderful week in Essaouira. Living in coastal Wales,enjoying friendly country life,we wanted a home 'far from the maddening crowd' Our brief to our friend and agent was to find us a traditional,country house, in the Berber village of Ghazoua. Without viewing the property , we purchased the house, expecting a few rentals per year. Our home is your home,and our friends are your friends,enjoy.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
For a taste of the 'real Morocco' this is good as it gets. Wonderful country village location, neighbours, environment, and much more.

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Speaks: english, french, arabic
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Sunny salon for meditation with open roof to the sun,or stars.

    Sunny salon for meditation with open roof to the sun,or stars.

  • Cozy lounge with log fire & throws

    Cozy lounge with log fire & throws

  • Kitchen and lounge areas.

    Kitchen and lounge areas.

  • Open wood fire for cozy nights

    Open wood fire for cozy nights

  • Stairs to roof terrace.

    Stairs to roof terrace.

  • Secluded suntrap.

    Secluded suntrap.

  • Pergola for shaded dining al fresco.

    Pergola for shaded dining al fresco.

  • Camel riding Dunes du Cap Sim

    Camel riding Dunes du Cap Sim

  • Ghazoua Horse and Cart.

    Ghazoua Horse and Cart.

  • Salon dining area next to the kitchen.

    Salon dining area next to the kitchen.

  • Salon with open roof to the sun or stars.

    Salon with open roof to the sun or stars.

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Fully equipped kitchen,full size cooker,hob,fridge freezer,microwave,and more.

    Fully equipped kitchen,full size cooker,hob,fridge freezer,microwave,and more.

  • Roof terrace through archway.

    Roof terrace through archway.

  • Spacious roof terrace for dining al fresco.

    Spacious roof terrace for dining al fresco.

  • Sunset over the roof terrace.

    Sunset over the roof terrace.

  • Village Children GHAZOUA( a happy place)

    Village Children GHAZOUA( a happy place)

  • Place Moulay Hassan Essaouira

    Place Moulay Hassan Essaouira

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