Heure Bleue

Heure Bleue

****

Built into the medina walls, Heure Bleue hotel is an oasis of luxe in laid-back, countercultural Essaouira, the old hang-out of Jimi Hendrix and Bob Marley. Dripping with heavy carvings, fabrics, lamps and wooden-shuttered windows, rooms are cavernous, sumptuous and luxurious.

Highlights:

  • Atlantic coast setting

  • Upmarket hotel in a beloved hippie hangout

  • Quad biking, wind surfing, kitesurfing

Smith extra

Traditional hammam body scrub for two in the 'Zen Rituals' space

In the know

Also need to know:

Book ahead for private use of the screening room. There are books everywhere for your pleasure, and a DVD library, or bring your own favourites. No pets.

Mr and Mrs Smith reviews

Arriving to an indigo sky and abandoned streets, at first we presumed our driver had dropped us at the wrong spot. Here we were, hammering on the walls of the medina. There were no lights to guide us, and no one around – just the sound of the sea crashing behind us. So, when the ten-foot oak doors finally inched open, creaking, to reveal a hotel, relief washed over us.

Dropping our bags and falling back onto the sheepskin-clad kingsize, we found ourselves in a junior African suite that suited us only too well after a three-hour drive from Marrakech. Dripping with heavy carvings and fabrics,

Accommodation details

Address:

2 rue Ibn Batouta, Bab Marrakech, Medina, Essaouira, Morocco, 44000
Essaouira
Morocco

Location:

103.7 mi / 167.3 km from city centre

General facilities

  • Golf
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Complimentary in-room coffee or tea
  • Concierge desk
  • Internet services
  • Room service
  • Lounges/bars
  • On-Site parking
  • Onsite laundry
  • Restaurant

Dining information

Restaurant:

The restaurant serves Moroccan and international food, which is is predominantly French cuisine, with Moroccan flavours; seafood is a speciality.

Top table:

The restaurant sits alongside the courtyard. Ask for a table next to the abundant greenery.

Last orders:

3pm for lunch; 9.30pm for dinner.

Room service:

Large choice of sandwiches, salads and light snacks. Available from 6am till midnight. There are no mini-bars, but staff are in attendance 24/7.

Hotel bar:

Open 3pm–midnight.

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