The Riad boasts of a fabulous location right in the middle of Essaouira's old town and offers you a magnificent view of the sea and is just 5 minutes from the beach, the harbour and Medina.--This 2-storey guesthouse exudes a warm atmosphere combined with refined luxury. The 5-room establishment offers subtle comfort and an exceptional quality of service, inviting guests to relax and find well-being. The lobby features a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities and a cloakroom. Dining options include a cafe and restaurant and room and laundry services are available. The hotel also features a terrace that is protected from the winds of the Blue City and offers views of the rooftops of the old town reaching down to the ocean. It is a great place to laze around and while the time away.--Personalised products await guests in the rooms and suites, which all come equipped with the latest technologies, including plasma TVs with satellite/cable channels, DVD players with a selection of films, and central heating. All rooms have king-size beds, Bang and Olufsen telephones, state-of-the-art Bang and Olufsen music centres and a selection of CDs, a personal safe, a fully equipped minibar, and a bathtub and hairdryer. Further amenities include showers, Internet access, tea and coffee making facilities, individually regulated air conditioning and terraces.--The guesthouse features a swimming pool and a rooftop sun terrace with parasols. Guests can indulge in a spa treatment or massage for a fee, or just relax on the wind-protected terrace. The nearby beach is sandy.--This establishment offers half-board stays. A light continental breakfast, created by the excellent Samarcande chef, is served daily on the terrace, whilst lunch and dinner can be selected from the a la carte and set menus.