Ocean Vagabond

Coastal hotels & riads in Morocco, Essaouira

 A 14-room boutique hotel in the new town 

A boutique hotel situated in Essaouira's "new town", the Ocean Vagabind has 10 rooms & 4 suites, and offers ocean views.

The gardens surround an outdoor pool where it is possible to take snacks and drinks. The hotel restaurant offers a selection of Moroccan and Mediterranean cuisine. Other facilities include a bar and a mezzanine library.

A wellness centre provides massages, hammam and beauty treatments using the traditional argan oil.

All rooms and suites offer wi-fi, television, minibar & safe, and generally have a private terrace overlooking the gardens and onto either the ocean or the medina.

For your Moroccan coastal spa holiday at the Ocean Vagabond, call 01672 500555 to discuss your plans.

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