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    Dolphin Dhow Accommodation

    Beach Road | Rua Do Marginal, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
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    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
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    • Excellent40%
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    • Average7%
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    • Terrible23%
    12 Dec 2016
    “Visit to dolphin”
    9 Feb 2015
    “Sun-sational”
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 8 reviews

    Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

    Overall, everything worked in dolphin. Food was absolutely fantastic and the staff was accommodating. Slightly pushy with the tours but overall a great place to stay! I'd say definitely keep it as an option during your visit

    Thank Jason K
    Reviewed 9 February 2015

    My partner works in Vilanculos, so I decided to visit for a weekend. Very friendly and welcoming. Not 5 star but homely. We were able to do our own thing. Went island hopping, packed with adventure and drama. Nonetheless we enjoyed ourselves. Made a friend...More

    Thank souley2015
    Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

    My partner works in Vilankulos. This weekend was the only time he could get off so I booked myself a weekend off. Arriving in Vilankulos I met some amazing people. I also got to know the owners son "Haji". What a remarkable boy. Friendly, helpful...More

    Thank fat_bastard
    Reviewed 7 November 2014

    I stayed at the Dolphin's Dhow for the fourth time and wanted to comment on it earlier. Now, after having again a wonderful time, I'd like to share my impressions. I was travelling with my best friend, visiting from Spain and we stayed a week...More

    1  Thank Trine T
    Reviewed 24 August 2014

    Challets are very small and not good equipment. Nice view from the tarace only but beach under dirty and a lot stones. For that money you can find a lot nice places on the north part of Vilanculos. Don't use dolphin show safarii. Terrible experience!More

    4  Thank Adams_Advisor
    Response from Juniorcassamo, Owner at Dolphin Dhow AccommodationResponded 2 August 2015

    Thank you for your review. Actually, we have all kinds of rooms: dorms, one bed suites, and even large suites with two double beds, and the beach out front is one of the cleanest in Vilankulo. The other side of the beach gets garbage from...More

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    Richsand2017
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    Yes,all inclusive and yes we have all the fishing gear
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    "The chalet we were in, the room was large; two double beds. Had airconditioning. Sparse furnishings. Could..."
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