One of Morroco’s oldest cities, Safi is a coastal city on the west coast about 2 hours away from the major city of Marrakesh. Known as a port city, Safi is home to a number of exports such as tiles and ceramics. Not only do exports triumph in this city, Safi is also rich in history with historical monuments and remnants of the past such as the Cathedrale Portugaise, The Kechla citadel and The Mausoleum of Ouled Ben Zmirou. Indulge in the local way of living, something to be witnessed and experienced as this city relatively low in tourists and still untouched by the masses. Safi still maintains its character and will show visitors what a traditional Morrocan city looks and feels like. Ready to dive into the beauty of Morocco? Here are the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Safi, Morocco.
Deep inside the medina of Safi is this newly renovated vintage mansion. The recent renovation has not completely taken away the classic touch of the building, giving it a good mix of old and new. The location brings about a fantastic view of the old town and the massive Atlantic ocean from the terrace, indulge in some people watching while sipping on a refreshing beverage and watch as time goes by in the city.
Room in Riad Cheval Blanc (M'Sissi) front of seaSafi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Top guest reviewsthe room was pleasant with a great air conditionerit’s also great to enjoy breakfast at the terracereally nice clean and cozy place with an amazon view don't miss dinner at the unique "chez hosni"i had a clean fresh room with stylish decorthe room is clean and tidy with a fantastic taste of morocco style
Host:the owners were nice peoplethe staff was very friendly and helpfulthanks to all the staff for the hospitalitynice big riad and lovely staffhe made sure all needs were taken care of and provided us helpful informationRead more reviewsthe location is perfect and the room was very confortable and cleanwithin the (albeit small) medina and close to the excellent pottery cooperative (a must visit)great place to stay in safithis was such a nice place to stay and a very reasonable price
This hostel is of the most affordable places to stay here, paying half the price for a place that could fit up to 6 people. The hostel is Situated in one of the famous streets of Safi with markets, restaurants and shopping, the complete pack for having the vibe of traditional Morocco. Your arrival will be greeted with delight as there will be pick up from the bus or train station ensuring a breezy journey to your accommodation. Stay on Fridays as that is when the owner serves free couscous meal for the guests.
Welcome in SafiSafi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Top guest reviewshost famiry is good very comfortable and heartfuland the same johnny made us breakfast this morning and gave us souvenirs which was really nice of himthe house was very cleanthe whole city is very nice clean and safethe house is very clean and you can share living room and kitchen with the family
Host:jamal was just a great hostvery nice host he showed us around the city like a real tourguidehe is also an amazing cooker and wondeful hostjamal was the perfect host - kind attentive and interestingjamal was such a great host we felt like we are familyRead more reviewshe picked us up from the bus station and from there the whole experience was comfortable and caringstaying at jamal’s place was like staying at a good friend’s housecouldn’t recommend this place enough
Modern fittings of marbled tabletops and fixtures of abstract paintings on the wall keep this apartment up to date in this modern world. This unit is air-conditioned and free WiFi, with the ability to house 6 guests at a fixed rate per night. Nearby attractions are a walking distance away, visit historical monuments such as Castle of the sea, the national museum of ceramics and the medina, this property keeps you close to learning the history and culture of Safi. Don’t forget to catch spectacular sunsets down by the Lalla Fatna beach in the evenings.
guest apartmentSafi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Top guest reviewsbeds were comfortable and the internet worked wellthe beds were very comfortablethe apartment is large pleasant and well laid out - excellent facilities (kitchen washing machine etcsihams place was just lovely very clean with everything you need
Host:siham was very polite and responsive to questionshe was very kind and helpful -- an excellent hostvery helpful and very friendly peoplevery friendly and helpful peopleRead more reviewsit is a little bit far from the city centre (10min by car) and in a popular neighbourhood
In Riad Le Cheval Blanc, the rooms are decorated with reddish-brown classic Morrocan wall tiling that complements the warm lighting. Two single beds for two guests, this is perfect for a couples getaway accommodation. Start your day right with free breakfast provided, fueling you up for your day of exploration in this historical city. One of the highlights of this property is the rooftop terrace access which gives you the best views of the seaport.
Riad Cheval Blanc (room Zarzour)Safi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Top guest reviewsbreakfast was wonderful served on the roof terrace – stunning views of sunset over the seajust make sure to book a room with a view of the oceanwifi was good and olivier was very helpful re places to eat etcalso breakfast was goodour room was very charming with en suite and loads of hot water in the shower
Host:olivier was an attentive host and was really helpful checking out bus timetables for usoliver has a great knowledge about the area and is very helpfulolivier guy is kind i stayed only 1days but it worthsi booked the night before so last minute but nonetheless they were helpful with directions and very accommodatingibrahim his associate is also a great and helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is not so far from the squear and easy to arrivethe location is great and there is a beautiful terrace
Right in the city center of Safi is this simple homely apartment. Ideal for any kinds of travelers including your four-legged friends, this apartment is pet-friendly so your little furry friend can enjoy a vacation with you too. For the budget traveler, you’re in luck as this apartment has a fully stocked kitchen, all ready for you to prepare your meals. If taxis cost too much, fret not as public transport is extensive in this area, go around the city with an ease of mind.
Appartment a louer a Safi /Miftah El khierSafi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Top guest reviewsa safe clean well located and confortable apartmentRead more reviews
Host:the owner and his family were very friendly and helpfulowner was great with communicationabdulkarim was such a great host even from afar
This is the definition of a couple’s hideout, the room is fitted with a double bed, lit with fluorescent warm lights and laminated walls of classic prints. Adding on the comfort and intimacy of the room is the Air conditioning unit, hot water supply for baths as well as WiFi, constantly keeping you connected to the Internet. Your early arrival will also be accommodated as the property allows luggage drop off service, get lost in the city while you wait for a room to be ready for check-in.
Double room in B & B (Canari)Safi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Top guest reviewsRead more reviewswonderful vieuw from the terrace in this riad stylish room quiet and very hospitable
Greenery grows on this inside over at this bed and breakfast. Ideal for a solo traveler or a couple, this simple room in this guesthouse has white walls, fitted with decorative art featuring a king-size bed for a cozy nights sleep and a bath. Stepping outside of the room to the courtyard, lounge around on the chairs and tables with potted plants and greenery surrounding you, giving it an urban jungle vibe to this property.
Room in Riad Le Cheval Blanc (Awa)Safi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
This would be the perfect budget honeymoon suite. The room comes with 2 single beds with air conditioning and heating, but the window gets the spotlight as it gets you to wake up to a grand view of the ocean. If you feel there is a barrier separating you from the real ocean feel, spend your days up at the terrace, looking out to the surfers catching the waves while you feel the fresh ocean breeze.
Riad Cheval Blanc avec le petit déjeuner (BulBul)Safi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Top guest reviewsthe beds are comfortable with extra blankets (which we needed in early april)the rooms are sparking clean and beautifully decoratedRead more reviews
Host:friendly and helpful with local knowledge and tips
This simple room for 2 guests has a unique charm to it. The white walls, the little blue window right on top of the bed, it’s like walking right into a film set of Wes Anderson. It’s situated right in the heart of the medina, making it easily located and also convenient for a day of exploration in Safi. Spend the day visiting the potter’s hill, watch as passionate craftsmen mold clay into beautiful pottery. If you’re looking to watch the highly raved sunset, the port is just a walking distance away, the quintessential way to end your day in Safi.
Riad Le Cheval Blanc avec petit déjeuner (Taous)Safi, Marrakech-Safi, Morocco
Right in the medina of Safi is this vintage Bed and breakfast, retaining its traditional look with its vestiges of the past. The low doorway to the rooms, the brick-walled interior, and the ageing concrete beams which can be seen to be dating back centuries. Every booking is for 2 rooms, separated by a bathroom. The 2 rooms come with 2 single beds and a bunk bed, accommodating 4 people nicely. Looking out to the Atlantic ocean too would be possible with the terrace access on this property, catch the sunrise in the morning while munching of the free breakfast served up for the guests.
Riad Cheval Blanc (Room for 4) in front of the seaSafi, Doukkala-Abda, Morocco
Culture and architecture
It’s the people that make your trip, and that is what Safi is all about. This charming city gives you the opportunity to dive into the day-to-day local life of a Morrocan. Pottery making on the hills, getting the catch of the day down by the sea and finishing it all off with a glorious sunset, watching as the ships set sail from the harbor and to the Atlantic ocean. Safi has lived to tell it’s tales, the buildings are well preserved, with the story behind all the walls, stepping into this city is getting a glimpse into early Morocco.
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