Dar Qawi - Riad by the Sea, Essaouira Medina
The sound of tinkling water from the rose petal strewn marble fountain greets visitors as they step across the threshold into this oasis of calm. Situated in a prime location within the medina, close to shops and restaurants and only a short stroll away from the beach, this house has been lovingly designed to create an attractive and welcoming environment. At ground floor level is a generous open plan salon/reading room with books and ipod dock, a tea kitchen and a WC. On the first floor you will find a master suite consisting of a double bedroom with an ensuite bathroom and small dressing room/nursery, a further double bedroom with ensuite shower room and a twin room with ensuite facilities.There is also another separate WC. Another flight of stairs leads you to the propertys first roof terrace which is walled and completely private. It is overlooked only by a light and airy salon which boasts a decorative fire place, satellite TV and a cosy dining area. Next door to this is the fully equipped kitchen. There is also a separate laundry room with washing machine, an outdoor shower to cool off under and a table and chairs for al fresco eating. A second roof terrace is dedicated to sunbathing. From here you can see the roof tops of Essaouira!
We like our guests to feel comfortable at all times, so you will find fluffy white robes, finest quality linen and towels, beach towels, a Nespresso Machine, WiFi internet access, games, DvDs, CDs as well as plenty electric radiators and warm blankets for those rare occasions when a chill blows in off the Atlantic.
The house can comfortably accommodate up to 6 adults plus one child. Small children, however, will need supervision as the property is not child-proofed. The many stairs make it unsuitable for anyone, young or old, unsteady on their legs.
A delicious freshly made breakfast is included in the rate and home cooked evening meals can also be provided at a low cost. Babysitting and excursions can also be organised for you. The house has internet acce3ss for your lap- top vi9a a portable Meditel key which is charged on a weekly pay as you go basis
The property is generally available for a minimum of three nights, although over Christmas and New Year, at Easter, during the Gnoua Festival in June and in August it is let on a weekly basis only.
PLEASE NOTE: FOR BOOKINGS FOR TWO ADULTS OR LESS CONTACT OWNER FOR DISCOUNT
The property has a total of three fridges to allow for generous water and drinks storage.
There is a hairdryer in each of the three bedrooms and two robes per bedroom
There is a coffee machine and a Nespresso machine
There are six sun loungers on the upper terrace and an outside shower on the lower terrace. There are also beach towels.
An ipod dock, Cds, DVDs and board games are available
Please note that the washing machine is for the housekeepers use ONLY. She will however be happy to do your washing for you at Dhs 25 per loa d.
There is internet access via a Meditel key for your laptop on a weekly pay as you go basis as well as currently unsecured WiFi access from the top sitting room and on the roof terrace. Mobile phone reception in the house is variable.
We do not supply a cot or highchair and please be aware that while young children are most welcome, our house is not childproofed and not