The hotel enjoys a stunning location by the entrance of the old walled city (around 500 m away) and directly opposite the bay with it's wide sandy beaches and Mogador island. The market, restaurants, shops, and the sea all lie within 800 m of the hotel. Essaouira airport is located just 15 km away, Marrakech is around 175 km, Agadir is roughly 180 km away and Casablanca is located approximately 350 km away.--Built in 1948, this air-conditioned city hotel combines Moresque and retro styles or the period with modern amenities. Thanks to the inviting dÃ©cor in the public areas and also in the guest rooms as well as the stunning, individual services, this historical hotel is an oasis of comfort and style. It comprises a total of 23 rooms in the main building, 10 rooms and 1 suite in the annexe as well as 40 bungalows in motel style. Amongst the facilities count a foyer with 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a cloakroom and a currency exchange counter. Further amenities include a cafÃ©, a small supermarket, a hairdresser and a TV room. A large and modern, multifunctional dining room with a view of the ocean offers space for up to 300 persons for dining and up to 500 persons for cocktails. There is also a conference holding up to 300 persons which can also be used as a dining room with an orchestra for up to 200 persons. Facilities include an elegant restaurant with a view of the ocean, which specialises in seafood dishes, the traditional Moroccan restaurant Khaima, the Orson Wells bar and the Amarg bar in American style. Room and laundry services may also be taken advantage of.--The rooms all come with an en suite bathroom including a bath and shower. Additionally, a direct dial telephone, a TV with 8 international channels, a radio, individual air conditioning, a seating area and a balcony or terrace. The bungalows each include their own sun terrace which face the lawn, the trees and the hotel pool as well as feature their own parking space by the door.