Excellent hotel. Very good staff, lovely helpful attitude. Gym is not very well equipped but it is a gym! Pool is not heated, so prepare for a shock! Nice welcoming staff on reception, chamber maids, bar and restaurant.
hhihan from uk
Situated in the city center, this hotel is close to Maputo Cathedral, Maputo City Hall, and Maputo Botanical Gardens. Also …More
The hotel is nice, clean and the staff are friendly. The room is kept very clean and is comfortable except for a little bit of noise every now and then from the streets below (car racers especially). The Breakfast was alright with the usual stuff like eggs, bacon, bread, fruits cereals etc... The hotel is located not too far from a large shopping centre with a number of other shops. Main eating places are a few blocks away, with one or two a bit closer.
The only issues that I have with this hotel is that it is a bit too expensive for a 3 star hotel! I have stayed in 4 & 5 star hotels in Nairobi for less! Oh well... and the wi-fi is not very reliable. I bought a voucher and only managed to use internet for a few minutes the first day and couldn't again for the next 3 days until I left!... The TV had only two english channels, but they were entertaining!
I would stay there again, although I am going to try some of the small guest houses on my next trips!
Aubrey from Seychelles
Situated in the city center, this hotel is close to Maputo Botanical Gardens, Maputo Cathedral, and Maputo City Hall. Also …More
Only real option to my knowledge therefore no real alternative.The rooms very basic however comfortable TV useless Internet not working food average language barrier problem if you do not speak Portugese.In addition the toilet is a concern in that does not flush properly. Beggars cannot be choosers so you have to take good with the bad. Very noisy at night.
John from Perh WA
Situated near the airport, in the city center, this hotel is close to Nampula Cathedral and Nampula Stadium.More
Excellent location, beautifully situated on almost empty golden sand beach. Fabulous food (especially sea food) but service a bit hit and miss a la 'Fawlty Towers". Also although the hotel website advertises itself as a 'spa resort' -NO spa exists or spa service offered, NO internet connection available 9also advertissed on website) and although rooms kitted out with super flat screen TV only 4 Portuguese channels available. That said we loved it and had a gorgeous laid back, relaxing, hassle free week - who needs internet or tv?
By the way warning about 4x4 needed to drive there is spot-on - practically through sand dunes.
Traveller from Harare, Zimbabwe
This Vilanculos lodge is located by the ocean and situated on the beach within walking distance of Vilanculos Beach. Regional …More
The service was flawless with staff super attentive to our needs, our questions, and our requests. The hotel only has 12 rooms so there’s a lovely sense of intimacy. The rooms are beautifully decorated with very tasteful items, they have a lot of light coming through and an feeling of openness with the stunning view of the sea and the French doors on two of the walls of the room. Our room also had a veranda with chaises that were handy on evenings when we sat out and looked at the stars while smoking cigars and drinking beer. The hotel arranges all transfers to and from the airport – which I think it’s always a nice add-on as it takes away the hassle of sorting transport in a foreign country. We had dinner once in the hotel restaurant and it was very good too although we also tried others outside of the hotel. Continental breakfast is included but if you want eggs or bacon, there are extra charges. Overall, super satisfied and we would recommend without reservations.
Koo from London
Within easy reach of Vilanculos Beach, this Vilanculos resort is set on its own private sand beach. Regional attractions also …More
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