Villa de l'Ô, Essaouira
|3, rue Mohamed Ben Messaoud, 44100, Essaouira, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz, MOROCCO.|
Description: Villa de l'ÔEnjoying fabulous views over the bay of Essaouira, Villa de l'Ô is a spectacularly restored and decorated traditional 17th century riad. With an elegant combination of Oriental, colonial and African styles, Villa de l'Ô features natural stone, delicately carved wood, rich fabrics and natural hides in a striking décor that offers surprises at every corner. This charming property offers luxurious boutique accommodation, great food and top class service in a fabulous waterfront location.
A perfect hideaway for relaxing stays in this fascinating resort, Villa de l'Ô is just footsteps from the beach, and is within easy reach of many of Essaouira's most important landmarks and attractions - the port, the Medina and its ramparts, the medieval citadel, along with countless cafés, restaurants and art galleries. Villa de l'Ô's friendly, attentive staff can organise city tours, arrange tee-offs at the excellent Golf de Mogador Essaouira course, book kite-surf or surf lessons, or reserve horse riding and quad trips on the sands. Guests at Villa de l'Ô also enjoy access to Hotel Ôcean Vagabond's swimming pool, just a five minute walk away.
Villa de l'Ô's unique on-site facilities include the spectacular Ôxygène roof terrace, the safari and French baroque style lounges, Ôbène and Ôracle lounges, and Ôasis, the cool, colonnaded inner courtyard, with comfortable furnishings, lush greenery and splashing fountains. After a busy day on the beach or sightseeing, guests can unwind at the Ôsmose ''SPA'', with its hammam and a range of oriental massages and treatment, while the Ôxygen & Ôasis Restaurants serve delicious light meals based on traditional Moroccan cuisine and continental dishes. Dining can be enjoyed either in the central courtyard or on the rooftop terrace, with spectacular views over the Medina and the bay of Essaouira.
Type of rooms: Villa de l'ÔChambre Unik Prestige courtyard View - Ôr:
This room is inspired by Travel and is dressed with a trunk, modular leather furniture and fabrics in subtle shades of turquoise. A wooden bookcase, inlaid with tadelakt, displays a collection of vintage books and other objects of inspiration. Courtyard view. Two guests. One queen-size bed.
Room size 30 sq m.
Chambre Unik Prestige courtyard View - Ôccident:
This room has a Safari theme and is dressed with framed pictures of faux leopard skins, in tones of red, black and white, which contrast with the natural tadelakt walls. The shower room comes complete with a white porcelain washbasin and subdued lighting. Courtyard view. Two guests. Twin beds (90cm each), which can be made up as a double. Room size 30 sq m.
Suite Unik Medina View - Ônyx:
This comfortable suite, styled with travel trunks, modular leather furniture and fabrics in shades of turquoise, is imbued with a theme of Travel. A wooden bookcase, inlaid with tadelakt, displays a collection of vintage books and other objects of inspiration. This suite offers views of the courtyard, and can accommodate two guests. One king-size bed (160cm). Suite size 30 sq m.
Suite Unik Prestige Sea View - AvelmÔr:
This suite is exceptionally well located and has a terrace at its prow with wonderful sea views. The seafaring atmosphere is complemented with materials inspired by a ship's cabin. A semi-private terrace accompanies this very unique space. The bathroom features a lattice screen, made of mahogany and iroko wood, thus creating a feeling of utmost warmth and comfort. Two guests. One queen-size bed (160cm). Suite size 35 sq m.
Suite Unik Medina View - Ôpale:
A modern interpretation of Colonial style awaits guests in this impressive suite, with its oak-panelled walls and leather braiding. Cane wooden matting, enhanced with subtle Arabesque floral motifs, lead guests into a spacious shower room, set between two finely carved shutters. Reminiscent of the Jules Verne era, there are comfy leather armchairs for guests to relax and read in. This suite offers fine views over the Medina. Two guests. One queen-size bed (160cm). Suite size 40 sq m.
Suite Unik Medina View - Ôrizon:
The brass lamp fittings and intricately carved wooden furniture of this spacious suite, all made by master craftsmen, will make gyests appreciate the marvels of Moroccan craftsmanship. A copper bath, opening onto the room, is prominently displayed on its podium, and evokes the atmosphere of the host country. This suite offers views over the Medina ramparts. One king-size bed.
Suite size 40 sq m.
Suite Unik Medina View - Ôdyssée:
The brass lamp fittings and intricately carved wooden furniture of this spacious suite, all made by master craftsmen, will make guests appreciate the marvels of Moroccan craftsmanship. A copper bath, opening onto the room, is prominently displayed on its podium, and evokes the atmosphere of the host country. This suite boasts views over the Medina ramparts. One king-size bed. Suite size 40 sq m.
Suite Unik Medina View - Ôxalis:
In the spirit of Travel, this suite welcomes guests with its fine collection of old sepia photographs and travel trunks, set against traditional tadelakt walls in natural shades. Both the washbasin and bathtub are crafted in brass, set into dark hardwood... a personal invitation to escape! View over the Medina. This room can accommodate two guests. One king-size bed (180 cm).
Room size 40 sq m.
Suite Unik Medina View - Ôbe:
With a theme inspired by Golf, the ambiance of this elegant suite is styled with dark wooden furniture and Scottish tartans, set against cool tadelakt walls, decorated in shades of beige and cream. In the bathroom, the shower and basin are set in chocolate, gold and beige wooden surrounds. The entire suite, with its subdued lighting, features natural leather furnishings, allying with wood and brass. View over the Medina. Two guests, one queen-size bed.
Suite size 40 sq m.
Suite Unik Prestige Sea View - Ôctane:
Safari chic in every detail, from the ochre and natural shades of the tadelakt to the comfy leather furniture, this suite enjoys lovely views over the bay of Essaouira. The white porcelain bath and washbasins are set into dark wood, giving the atmosphere of both old and modern times. One king-size bed (180cm). Suite size 40 sq m.
Chambre Unik Prestige Courtyard View - Ôrient:
This spacious room, delicately muted by coloured glass pendants, is decorated in warm shades of velvet, varying from lush plum to old pink. This room is enhanced by the addition of a Moroccan salon, with traditional features of patinated woods, tadelakt and zelliges, in natural shades. This suite can accommodated two to four guests, with a double bed and two single beds on the mezzanine floor. This suite offers views of the courtyard. One queen-size bed (160cm) and two single beds (80cm each). Room size 50 sq m.
Suite Unik Prestige Sea View - Ôpium:
Touches of red and black, and lights made of stainless steel, blend with the simplicity of the natural tadelakt walls, to create a distinctly Roccoco ambiance. The bathroom, with a bathtub and separate walk-in shower, also features a window, which overlooks the bay of Essaouira. One king-size bed (180cm). Suite size 50 sq m.
All rooms and suites feature: heating; air-conditioning; ceiling fan; satellite TV; hair-dryer; safe; Wi-Fi; bathrobes and quality linens; bath toiletries; telephone; mini-bar.
Additional information: Villa de l'Ô
Essaouira Mogador Airport is served by a limited number of international flights. Marrakech Menara Airport is 175 kms from the hotel.
Airport transfers and shuttle services can be arranged on request, and at a charge.
Public parking is available at a nearby location. Daily charges apply.
Each rate may have its own cancellation policy as determined by the hotel. The hotel may charge the guest in accordance with hotel policy. All costs may change or vary between booking channels and should be understood (verified and accepted) upon booking.
Number of rooms: 12
Official category: Riad.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2009.Smoking policy: This property has a designated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
GPS Coordinates: 31° 30' 40.68'' N 9° 46' 12.66'' W
Nearest airport: Essaouira Mogador Airport - 16,8 km.