Clara Toby, Charming Riad in the Ancient Medina

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  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 12
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Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 4

Sleeps: 12

Type: House

Clara Toby, Charming Riad in the Ancient Medina

In the 19th century, Essaouira was the first seaport of Morocco and numerous diplomatic and trade representations were established here by European powers.

Clara Toby is owned by the Gelpke family (Swiss winemakers operating in Tuscany) and is within the walls of the ancient medina. The suburbs are constantly growing but this does not influence the timelessness of the narrow and busy streets of the old town.

The house is on Rue du Rif, a narrow road running along crenellated internal walls, and was the home of a Jewish wine merchant. The first and second floors have ceilings four meters high and are built around a central courtyard with a fountain. ...Read more

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Clara Toby, Charming Riad in the Ancient Medina
Essaouira, Morocco

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Only two and a half hours from Marrakech, with a newly built four lane connecting road, but without its hectic pace, Essaouira is one of the most peaceful town to visit in Morocco. The temperature is more constant that in other parts too, due to the constant Atlantic winds.

Essaouira has long been an international port. The present walled city dates from the 18th century but the town was always a major trading point, contended by many.

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