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

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L'HEURE BLEUE | Essaouira

Just inside the easterly gate to the medina close to the souks and only a few minutes from the beach, L'Heure Bleue is a colonial style luxury hotel with a choice of room styles and a wide range of additional facilities. It has a rooftop swimming pool with fabulous views across the medina and harbour, a renowned spa with a wide range of treatments, a hammam, a cinema and games room with billiards. It also has a restaurant featuring French cuisine with Moroccan flavours, seafood specialities and good wines.It has been awarded the Green Key certificate in 2013 in recognition of its environmental creditials.

Its position on the extreme fringe of the medina allows guests easy access to transport, souks, the beach and port and, unusual in the medina, a taxi can almost park at the door.

L'Heure Bleue, Palais L'Heure Bleue, Luxury Riad

Details

Accommodation: All 16 rooms and 19 suites have open fireplaces, private lounge areas, TV, CD player, heating, air conditioning, free internet access, dressing gowns, slippers and artisan gifts. There are 5 room types:

  • Classical Rooms: are located on the first floor and decorated in an African colonial style, a spacious (27sq m), with king-size double or twin beds, marble bathrooms, large Italian showers, a desk, and open onto a patio around the courtyard.
  • Deluxe Rooms: are located on the first, second and third floor with subtle décor inspired by the Orient, Africa & Britain. A very spacious (45sq m) is distinguished by attention to detail with marble bathrooms and precious wood wardrobes, the deluxe rooms offer well equipped bathrooms, separate WC and generous office area and bedroom. They open onto a balcony which overlooks the square or the medina.
  • Suites: decorated in an African colonial or Oriental style, these extremely spacious (60sq m) rooms have king-size double or twin beds, space for an extra bed, marble bathrooms, large Italian showers, bath and desk bath. Can accommodate an extra bed.
  • Premium Suites: located on the second floor, are designed and decorated in Oriental, African and British décor. They are extremely spacious at 60sq m with king-size beds, can take an extra bed and include a fireplace, office space, living room, bedroom and well equipped marble bathroom with walk in shower.
  • Family Suites: are located on the second & third floors decorated in an African colonial, English, Portuguese or Oriental style, these rooms are extremely spacious (60sq m) with king-size double or twin beds, marble bathrooms, large Italian showers, a bath, sitting room area and space for up to 2 extra beds and a cot.

Location: Just inside the easterly gate to the medina, Bab Marrakech, close to the souks and only a few minutes from the beach, and, very unusual in the medina, a taxi can almost park at the door.

Services and other points to note: Amusements include a small cinema, games room with billiards, a library, a hammam, a solarium and a wide range of spa and massage treatments.

Meals: Fine restaurant featuring French cuisine with Moroccan flavours, seafood specialities and good wines. Includes breakfast offering a superb choice of dishes from a buffet, usually served in the plant filled courtyard.

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

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Facilities Summary
  • Excellent Food
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Spa
  • Hammam
  • Wifi
  • Cool in Summer
  • Air Conditioned
  • Heating
  • Family Friendly
  • Safe
  • Alcohol BYO or on-site
  • English & French Spoken
  • Roof Terrace
Standard Double from:
£135 per night, B&B