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- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRiad Baladin Essaouira
Clean. Wonderful staff. Beautiful views from the terrace and a delicious breakfast!
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... festival – boy o boy!
So, we went to dinner. Had a lovely Italian dinner – fresh pasta, a glass of wine, sorbeto and limoncello. All better. Then we headed down to catch the opening act.
True to our expectations the crowd engulfed the area. Roof top restaurants filled with folks and outstretched hands looked like fields of swaying wheat in the near dark. Back on the ground floor, we nudged out into the crowd and found ...
... a significantly reduced sum through Booking.com. We were then upgraded to a corner suite so we are enjoying the five star treatment of fireplaces, cinema rooms, bar, billiard room, restaurant and the opulent furniture and surrounds. After our walk this morning we enjoyed a relax on the rooftop terrace and the view across the medina and Atlantic. It will be hard to leave for Agadir tomorrow! We have eaten at some excellent restaurants here - French with a Moroccan influence ...
... where the top surfers in the world come to train. We followed the coast road all the way to El Jadida where we then opted for motorway up to Casablanca.
Yellow roads are all well and good but sometimes its nice to get on a motorway to gain some distance and to de-stress....there are some "death wish" drivers on these little roads who think nothing of overtaking on the brow of a hill or the crux of a bend...you need eyes in the back of ...
... settled for dinner just out of the main square to have our last supper. Again eager to try more local culinary delicacies Pigeon Pastilla was ordered. Brendan declared it the best meal of the trip, whilst as Jane chewed at the bones couldn't rid the thought of rats of the sky. Our night finished with tea on the terrace under the stars.
We were due to fly out in the afternoon on our final day, so we had booked a package ...
... hot buckets of water thrown at you so its not bad. Rays worst experience was when his man covered his back in hot spices, he felt like it was on fire and went into a bit of a panic. There is a small massage thrown in there also, I imagine if you went for a real touristy hamman it would be more relaxing however after the hour long process, my skin felt new again and overall it was a really good ...