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Mbabane, Swaziland
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Great place, warm welcome and easy to find. we spent a night with friends and we loved the treatment and the fact that it was clean.. it is also in the main street which makes it easy to reach the beach without much hustle.

Thank StanleyMthembu
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We arrived late into Maputo after a long drive down from their sister hostel in Tofo. We were shown to a room which was effectively a 4 bed dorm. The price we were charged was 4000 meticals per night (August 2016 = $53 per night) The management (on checkout) produced a laminated sheet listing prices for accommodation where there was...

2Thank henry003
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I visited this backpackers in July and August 2016. It's a small, nice place close to the city center, but the atmosphere is quite strange. The staff is questioning every concern you have, so you have to discuss really everything (change, payment, dorm beed, food etc.) which makes a stay very inconvenient. Additionally, they also have a very untransparent price...

2Thank Werner M
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Stayed for one night but it was a good night sleep . The place is good and the staff is very friendly . Lots of places to sit and rel;ax and even more options for the type of accommodation you want as a back packer

Thank Phila D
Wevelgem, Belgium
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Overpriced guesthouse with very very unfriendly staff. We had to wait three hours for food. Only positive point is the courtyard. Don't go there it's very poor value for money! Don't waste your time here!

2Thank KobeVH
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Pros: clean and bright dorms, welcoming staff, hot shower Cons: wifi only between 7pm and 5am (and it didn't work when I was there...) - why??? And only one charge socket in each room I chose this hostel because they had a daily shuttle to Tofu, so it was very convenient. Nice common area. The food was average, I would...

1Thank MarcKnoll
Lyon, France
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I stayed 6 nights in this hostel of Maputo while I was travelling in Southern Africa. I was supposed to be picked up at the bus station when I arrived from Durban, South Africa (because that is what they promised) but nobody was there... Most of the people who work in the hostel seemed pissed off when I asked something...

1Thank Alessio L
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I had a great time at Fatima's Place. I really don't know why such bad reviews. I stayed one night in a private room and since they weren't very busy, I was given quite a large en-suite room (a double and a bunk bed) called "The Elephant" all to myself. The room was simple but spacious. The common grounds are...

Thank hoopingvagabond
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Value for money small hotel but full of colours people guest charming staff.. we definitely visit again thank for making my visit memorable..small hotel more choice more fun just add private cook kitchen for short stay guest will more add boom

Thank Hasan F
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

...but it always depends with what you compare. the staff was not really motivated to work...the toilets were not really clean..the dorms are big but well equipped. why they have the policy that Internet is switched on only by night is a miracle for me. still I guess that this is maybe the best option in terms of hostel in...

Thank Remo G

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Additional Information about Fatima's Place Maputo

Address: Mao Tse Tung Ave, Maputo 1317, Mozambique
Region: Mozambique > Maputo Province > Maputo
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
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“Better stay at another hotel, but if you must, try and get a room away from the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles aviatrix_aus, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Have a back up plan for transport if the bus doesn't show up.”
 of 5 bubbles 2mathewb, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our rooms upstairs had no mosquitos so I guess upstairs is better”
 of 5 bubbles StanleyMthembu, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Just avoid it”
 of 5 bubbles dswills, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Be friendly lol”
 of 5 bubbles HeidiZen, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
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