Essaouira Beach, Essaouira

3.6
#2 of 40 in Beaches in Morocco
Feel the breeze down at Essaouira Beach, a sandy stretch of coastline known for its strong trade winds. Whereas other beaches in Morocco attract sunbathers and swimmers, the conditions here lend themselves far better to certain water sports, such as windsurfing, surf boarding, and kite surfing. A good selection of beachside restaurants have popped up along the shoreline, joining the water sports rental outfits and beach umbrellas (used primarily for protection from the sand, rather than the sun). Many camel excursions begin on site, with guides taking you on a trip into the desert interior away from the coast. Add Essaouira Beach to your Essaouira travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Essaouira driving holiday planning website .
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  • Nice enough beach I guess but the prevailing wind makes it a sandblast zone. We didn't go onto the sand but enjoyed walking up and down the promenade doing a bit of people watching as we did so. Some ...  more »
  • We had booked this with a cab driver, we should’ve booked it with our hotel as it would’ve been a lot cheaper as it was 5 of us. It was 2 hours and 30 mins drive back from our hotel which was at the n...  more »
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