Morocco is a tourist hotspot for the simple reason that it is fun, exciting and adventurous. Millions of tourists visit it each year, looking for that holiday of a lifetime and wanting to get away from it all to rejuvenate their minds, bodies, and souls. Whether visiting the legendary Casablanca, shopping in Marrakech, or skiing in the Atlas Mountains, Morocco promises to leave a lasting and unforgettable impression on you.
Essaouira has been called the 'jewel' of the Atlantic because of its amazing stretch of pristine beach and vibrant community. Renowned for its delicious local cuisine, Essaouira is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the place where Jimi Hendrix penned the lyrics for his famous Castles in the Sand song. There are many world-famous events hosted throughout the year, most notably the Essaouira Gnaoua and World Music Festival, which celebrates the mysterious music of the Gnaouas, a product of the mystic traditions from Haitian voodoo and Brazilian Candomblé.
The recently restored Dar Doughri Villa is a traditionally decorated townhouse in the coastal town of Essaouira and is the perfect place to reside in during your stay. Tranquil and secluded, Dar Doughri removes visitors from the hustle and bustle, but also provides easy access to many shops, eateries, entertainment facilities in nearby Essaouira.
Accommodation at Dar Doughri consists of:
Dar Doughri provides self-catering accommodation for a family, or group, and has four large double and twin bedrooms with private bathrooms, sleeping up to 8 people comfortably. There is a daily cleaning service for your convenience, with linens and bath towels provided, as well as the house cleaner able to cook meals at an additional cost.
The rest of the accommodation at Dar Doughri features a spacious living area, a modern and fully equipped kitchen, and a utility room that has a washing machine, clothes airer, and an iron and ironing board. There is also a TV, DVD player, a HiFi music system with iPod port, and a computer with internet access. Dar Doughri has a stunning rooftop terrace with unrivalled views of the beach at Essaouira, where guests can soak up the atmosphere by lounging on the specially provided terrace recliners.
Dar Doughri is only a 500m walk from the beach and local activities include camel riding, dune buggies, trekking, surfing, swimming, tennis, sailing, cycling, fishing, horse riding, wind-surfing, and mountain biking. There are also local swimming pools available for non-residential use at nearby hotels and secure play areas with swings and slides for younger children.