Quieter than Marrakech, Essaouira provides different spots to do your shopping in all tranquility in shops of pure authenticity. If we obviously advise you to have a look in the souks that are full of good bargains, handcraft shops are definitely not be missed either. Whether it is for clothes, furniture or natural body care products, Essaouira will satisfy all your desires. Here are some of the must-see addresses during your luxury stay in the city:
A will for unique jewelry or clothes for all ages? You will find your happiness in these shops made in Morocco! With clothes for women, men and kids, handmade jewelry and original decorations for your home, be sure to come back with huge shopping bags! Indeed, these are local designer pieces of bohemian style that are waiting for you. Offering a unique style, they will allow you to remember all the memories of your incredible trip everytime you’ll wear them. And, if you don’t want to make anybody jealous, why not spoil your loved ones? For birthdays or parties, your present will be sure to please all fashion lovers, and the ones who like to combine traditions and modernity to create a unique style. Wait no longer!
Histoire de filles : Mohamed Ben Masoud street - Essaouira 44000
Mogador Dag Souiri : The spot is a bit hidden. You will have to enter the Medina by the Bab Marrakech, and walk 20m on the left.
Your trip in Morocco made you want to redecorate your home? We understand! As the expert Naima Abidin said, mastering the art of the Moroccan style requires some knowledge. The main piece? The oriental carpet. Add it warm tones, wood and elaborate creations, and you will recreate the magic atmosphere who charmed you during your stay. Where to find it? Nothing’s easier! Essaouira is full of furniture shops, interior decoration and art galleries of all kinds. Here are some of them, but the list is far from being done:
Hiya art de vivre by Enjoy Essaouira: 4 Rue Qadi Ayad - Essaouira 44000
Galerie l'Arbre bleu: 233 Rue Chbanate - Medina, Essaouira 44000
Le Comptoir Oriental by Madada: 3 Rue Youssef El Fassi - Medina, Essaouira 44100
You must know it, Morocco is a wealth of Argan. Natural products, ranging from oils to creams with delicate scents, will take care of your body and will give it all the softness it needs. Although you could find these products in pharmacy in France of Morocco, give a chance to the feminine cooperatives of Essaouira! These organisations of women will promise you an unbeatable quality-price ratio, to allow you to appreciate these luxury products without making your wallet empty. In a warm and welcoming atmosphere, you will also meet these locals of impressive generosity. Enjoy a unique human experience while still taking care of your body, or to your friends if you are seeking for an authentic present to offer! This is the promise of these good addresses of which reputation is no longer to be made:
Cooperative Feminine de Tamounte : 6,Souss street - Commune of Rurale Imintlit, Essaouira 44000
Afous Argan : Route de Marrakech - Commune of Ounara, Essaouira 44000
For a henna tattoo
Who never dreamed of getting a tattoo of an elegant draw for a day? For all ages, henna tattoos remain a practical and ephemeral solution for those who’d like to get a tattoo without thinking twice. Total expert in henna tattoos, Morocco offers you different options to add a touch of originality to your style. Whether you want to do it at locals, choosing the draw you like best, or in special salons which provides the traditional body art on hands and arms, it is yours to decide! Lasting only a few days and safe for the skin if you make sure you are not allergic (you will have to do a test on the spot before to check how your skin reacts), get tattoo the time of a stay and proudly expose your masterpiece. Success guaranteed!
Au Petit Bonhomme La Chance: 30 Laalouj street - Essaouira 44000, Maroc