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Villa Gonatouki

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Valby
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

If You are looking for at place to relax completly this is the place. We stayed for 3 days and could easily have stayed for 3 more. You feel very at home and there are so many places at the house where you can chill. Big rooms, Nice pools, video rooms and fireplaces. The surroundings are great and it's a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I went to spend 4 nights at the Villa Gonatouki in October and were absolutely stunned by the place, the people and the service. Bruno, the owner of the Villa doesn't treat you like customers but like guests and you end up leaving having won a friend. Always available for anything needed and with the best advices...

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Bruno E, Propriétaire at Villa Gonatouki, responded to this review

Thank you very much Claire for this very nice review. You were a wonderful guest and as you say we are friends now. That's wonderful! Yes the team is very nice and good. I think we eat here one of the best couscous in the world! And the masseuses do that with their heart. Thank you very much and come...

London, England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing is too much or too strange to ask for here. Can-do attitude prevails. Beautiful secluded villa with heated outdoor pool, spacious inside area and entertaining, interesting host. Everything we wanted, we got. I recommend the outstanding dinner too - this was easily the best place we ate in Essaouira. Not essential but it probably makes most sense to stay...

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Bruno E, Propriétaire at Villa Gonatouki, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. I love your title! The staff is happy when you are happy. You are right, if you want to visit around it's better to have a car. Thank you also for the cook, she cooks with her heart. I wish you all the best for the future and I hope we'll see...

Vosselaar, Belgium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our stay. Bruno and the staff are extremely kind, courteous and hospitable. The food was lovely, the (superior) room spacious and cozy. Definitely worth a visit! The small distance to Essouria is actually nice if you are looking for some quality relaxed time.

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New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 3 November 2016

My husband and I stayed at Villa Gonatouki in October 2016 and enjoyed every moment. From the time we arrived we were wowed by the spacious and spectacular property, the views overlooking the countryside outside Essaouira and the generosity and warm welcomes we received from Bruno, the villa owner. The villa itself is stunning with two large pools, balconies and...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and huge house, now used as a guest house, with two pools and a spa. The food is excellent, mainly Moroccan but with a French touch (the apple pie was a marvel!). The employees are extremely nice and the owner is present at anytime to help and answer questions. We did not felt in a hotel or guest house...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Spent a week here during British Oct Half Term 2016, great swimming in the heated Infinity pool, enjoyable Moroccan cuisine and a sneaky Steak and Chips at our request. Staff all smiles and helpful with limited English but as other reviews mention, Bruno is the main Man. Bruno is the owner and the Villa is his passion, absolutely makes sure...

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Thank Shahie A
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Had the best 5 days here, relaxing, chilling out by the pool and eating amazing food. All the staff were so great - Bruno is a fantastic host who goes above and beyond to help you out on anything you might need during your stay. The food for breakfast, lunch and dinner was all fantastic and was different everyday which...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a perfect break at Villa Gonatouki. Bruno and his team were incredibly accommodating and made sure we had everything we needed. The food was amazing, service excellent, and location was ideally suited to us just off the beaten track and surrounded by peace. Would definitely return.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

My husband and I are here on our honeymoon. We couldn't have picked a more beautiful, serene and friendly place! My understanding is that the villa was designed and built by Bruno, the owner and his family, as a home. They then decided to open it to the public for holidays. You really feel the love and time taken to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A wonderful and peaceful place with a sea view, Gonatouki is located at roughly 10km from the beach.With its 10 bedrooms and suites you will be enchanted by the villa, its architecture and its 2 swimming pools (one with a kids' pool).A place you will never forget!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Gonatouki

Address: Km 8 Route d'Agadir | El Ghazoua, 44000, Ghazoua, Essaouira, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira > Ghazoua
Price Range: $100 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Gonatouki 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“The upgrade is worth the few €'s extra”
 of 5 bubbles diederikdoorenbos, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms adjoining and close to the Pool”
 of 5 bubbles shahiea, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Cant see anyone going wrong with any of the rooms”
 of 5 bubbles ivanhodoba, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I would choose a room on the west side to be sheltered from the winds”
 of 5 bubbles 451Rosamond, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a fireplace. Up the stairs and to the left.”
 of 5 bubbles Thomas_tg, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
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