Opening Times
Mon-Thursday 9am-6pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Bank Holidays 10am-4pm


DAR MAYA | Essaouira

In the heart of Essaouira’s historic medina with stunning ocean views from the terrace, Dar Maya is a few minutes' walk to all the main attractions and amenities of Essaouira including the bustling cafes and restaurants, souks, port and beach. The hotel is a chic, tranquil, luxury riad that has successfully blended a mix of understated Moroccan and contemporary European styles into its decor. It also offers a hammam, beauty treatments and traditional local cuisine.

In Trip Advisor's Travellers' Choice "Top 25 Small Hotels - Morocco" for 2015

Dar Maya


Accommodation: There are five bedrooms in total, all of which have spacious bathrooms, open fireplaces and walls of traditional polished Moroccan tadelakt. Three of the rooms have their own private balconies and two-person bathtubs. Dar Maya offers modern facilities such as a communal lounge with a feature fireplace, a well stocked library, an IPod dock and a PC.

Location: Dar Maya is located on the north side of the medina, close to the outer walls and around a 5-10 minute walk to the square and about 15 minutes on foot to the beach.

Services and other points to note: Spa including hammam, massage and beauty treatments (by appointment only) and a heated plunge pool on the roof terrace. Free Wi-fi internet access to all guests. Laundry services, cots, cookery and pottery courses are also available on request.

Meals: Good Moroccan three course menus are available, offering fresh and local seasonal ingredients that change daily. Hot and cold beverages and snacks can be ordered any time of the day.

After booking we will send you substantial pre-visit information guides for your chosen destination(s).


Facilities Summary
  • Excellent Food
  • Heated Plunge Pool
  • Spa
  • Hammam
  • Wifi
  • Cool in Summer
  • Air Conditioned
  • Romantic - Honeymoon
  • Alcohol available on-site
  • English & French Spoken
  • Roof Terrace
Standard Double from:
£95 per night, B&B