Sleeping in Airports

Essaouira Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Essaouira Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Essaouira Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small airport that serves Paris Orly,Brussels Charleroi, London Luton and Casablanca.
  • Free WiFi is available at the airport. See WiFi in the airport guide below.
  • There is only one cafe (Landside) available. Plan ahead with snacks and drinks.

Where to Sleep

  • As of November 2018, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, please write a review or email us at [email protected]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Essaouira Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Le Jardin de Douars – (15 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Essaouira Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Essaouira Airport. (updated by a traveller in February 2018)

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

Currency Exchange – Foreign exchange services are available during flight operating times. Locations: Landside.

Duty Free & Shopping – Dufry Maroc offers duty-free shopping in the airport. Two retail shops are also available in the terminal.

Food & Drinks – There is a cafe located Landside in the airport which is open during flight operating times.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Trolleys – Need a hand with your luggage? Luggage trolleys are available.

Medical Services – Emergency medical care is available during flight operating times.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Postal Services – A post office is open during flight operating times. Location: Landside.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. If you know the airport hours, please send an email to [email protected] and we will update this airport guide.


As of November 2018, Essaouira airport is served by the following airlines: EasyJet • Royal Air Maroc • Transavia • TUIFly.



Taxis are available. As of this November 2018 update, approximate fare to the city center is 150 DH.

Car Rentals

Several car rental companies have offices onsite: including Aircar, Avis, Budget, Europcar and Sixt.

Last updated: 2018-11-23

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide,  write a review or send an email to [email protected]