FIVE COLUMNS is a beautiful 200-year-old house set in the Chbanat area, near to the main gate of Bab Marrakech in the ancient Medina of Essaouira, famous for its textile workshops. The house has been designed to make your stay as comfortable as possible with 4 double bedrooms all with open plan en suite bathrooms.
This friendly local community has an array of shops with plenty of helpful shopkeepers on hand to provide all you will need for your stay. There are bakeries and fruit and vegetable stalls all within a 5-minute stroll as well as cafés, restaurants, the beach and harbour all within a ten minute walk.
The house has been sympathetically restored, retaining all the original features such as the sand stone columns, Thuya wood ceilings and the amazing flooring of black and white traditional tiles in the courtyard.
The house is filled with a mix of vintage & modern European furniture and art with some beautiful Moroccan antiques.
Essaouira is located approx 2.5 hrs from Marrakech airport. We can arrange taxi transfers to and from the airport (approximately £55.00 each way)
Easyjet now fly direct to Essaouira from London Luton airport. Taxi's are available at the airport and it's a short 20 minute drive to the house.