"An open, fresh Riad in Essaouira with a modern contemporary charm"
Dar les Sirènes is a cosy, charming and elegant riad in Essaouira located on the northeast of the Medina wall near the historic old Jewish quarter (Melleh) and a stones throw from the main market street. Dar les Sirènes is an old house (dar) which has been meticulously restored in a fine contemporary style by Italian architect Edoardo Miotti who focused on creating a spacious riad in Essaouira with a good amount of natural light suited perfectly for a romantic getaway or a bringing together of people for a family holiday in Essaouira.
Dar les Sirènes has been created using traditional Moroccan building materials and techniques of tadelakt walls and bathrooms with thuja (a beautiful Asian species of cedar tree) and decorated with pale colours creating a creating a cosy, intimate and restful atmosphere in this Essaouira riad.
This riad in Essaouira boast a large terrace which gets a good amount of sunlight plus an intimate living room on the groundfloor with fireplace and cosy seating area perfect for a romantic evening in Essaouira.
The five rooms at Dar les Sirènes are each furnished with an individual personality, located on the first and second floor of the Riad. Rooms are cool in the summer and well heated in the winter, with all the comforts you would expect of a boutique hotel with private bathrooms housing a shower bathtub.
Base prices are in €Euro: Sterling, USD and Moroccan dirham rates will vary by exchange rate.
The Noiraude room is a intimate double room suited for a cosy honeymoon couple or single person furnished with a queen sized bed. The Noiraude room has two large windows that open onto the outside and a bathroom with a bathtub
The Blonde suite is located on the second floor of Dar les Sirènes, separated from the patio area in the communal areas of the house by a large window. It has a lounge with a fireplace and a small private terrace. The bathroom in the Blond suite has a shower. This suite can accommodate and extra bed upon request.
Triple (€15 Supplement)
The Rousse suite is one of two suites at Dar les Sirènes and is furnished with a double bed, seating area, fireplace and bathroom with a bathtub. This suite features a warming large window that gives lots of natural light while remaining cool in the summer months.
"Brune" is a very bright twin room and has a bathroom with a shower.
The Sauvage room is a well presented and fresh African styled double room with views over the old Medina (city) walls looking towards the local residential areas of Essaouria. This room in Dar les Sirènes has a contemporary bathroom with shower
Tel: 00212(0) 524 47 65 13
By the port
Cuisine: Local seafood
Located at the end of the pier, Chez Sam offers great seafood, freshly cooked.
La Table de Madada
Tel: 00212(0) 524 47 55 12
7 Rue Youssef el Fassi - Medina
Cuisine: Fresh Seafood Moroccan
French owned, probably one the best restaurants in Essaouira, with a wide range of options, for all budgets.
Le Châlet de la Plage
Tel: 00212(0) 524 47 59 72
Mohammed V Boulevard - Médina
Cuisine: Fish/ Seafood
In a prime location, overlooking the beach, this is the perfect place to feast on seafood at a reasonable price.
Tel: 00212(0) 524 78 31 11
Rue du Qadi Ayyad - Médina
Cuisine: World Cuisine From Every Continent
Didier welcomes you in his restaurant that looks more like an art gallery or an antique shop. A restaurant not to miss whilst in Essaouira.
Dar les Sirènes offers Moroccan cookery courses for gourmet visitors who appreciate the intricacy of Moroccan food
The cookery course at Dar les Sirènes takes place in a famous restaurant in Essaouira and last for the day. You will prepare a traditional meal and share this with others or a companion of at the end of the class
Well-being in Essaouira
Dar les Sirènes can recommend the best relaxing spas and hammam in Essaouira depending on what level of luxury or simplicity you desire.
Yoga and meditation is available upon request from Dar les Sirènes professional teacher available for group or private sessions
Historic or landscape guided trekking
With a variety of landscapes and history both new and old, Dar les Sirènes can offer local guides to explore the old city, nomadic trials around the area and walks to the beautiful surfing Berber village of Sidi Kaouki
World renowned kite and windsurfing beach, Essaouira has a number of professional schools for all levels with equipment hire. Alternatively, the surfing beaches of Bouzerktoune and Sidi Kaouki bring Moroccans and Europeans from far and wide
Located along side the original Medina wall (old city), Dar les Sirènes is a short walk from the main souk market in Marrakech and only a few minutes from some of the best restaurants in Essaouira surrounding the main square. The working fishing port and beach are a ten minute walk through some interesting, intriguing and vibrant streets
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