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    Baobab Beach Backpackers

    rua do Palacio, Vilanculos, Mozambique
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    31/12/2017 1/1/2018
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    • Excellent46%
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    Nice place, good price but bad attendance. Racist managers, we hated to see how they treat the staff. They don't follow the rules and the dorms are mixed instead of separated. Women and Men sleep together.

    1  Thank Prisla V
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    From what I experienced, there didn't seem to be one "main area" to stay in Vilanculos. Places were spread along the beach and if you wanted to walk, it could take a while. Saying that, I was very happy to be staying at Baobab Beach...More

    Thank Jordyn A
    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    Unfortunately all the good things I could say about the place are overshadowed because they have thieves working on their staff, and they manage and protect them. As advice to all, be very careful what they leave in your rooms. As much as you do...More

    Thank nanuuracing
    Response from marinaf1970, Manager at Baobab Beach BackpackersResponded 29 March 2017

    Dear Nadia, as I have already wrote you by e-mail I am sorry but we do not have any proof that our staff have stolen in your room because you realized that you have been stolen while in South Africa. You must be very careful...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    I liked very much my stay in Vilanculos at the Baobab Beach. Probably one of the best accommodation in Vilanculos in terms of quality/price ratio. I booked an en suite Beach Front Chalet and it was very nice, cozy and comfy for a fair price....More

    1  Thank MarmoTrip
    Reviewed 8 February 2017

    Went to baobab in the last week of January 2017, and it was an amazing experience. The staff is friendly, and Marina always helpful. Despite I was with my family on a rustic room, the front beach was the best thing to see in the...More

    Thank Ivan_Antonio7
    Response from marinaf1970, General Manager at Baobab Beach BackpackersResponded 9 February 2017

    Thank you very much Ivan. Hope to see you again next time with your lovely family. Marina and staff.

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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
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    • US$ 27 - US$ 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Inhambane Province >
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    1 July 2016|
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    Response from DanielleVentura | Reviewed this property |
    Yes I would say that this is a couple destination. However I found some backpackers and I also went solo and had a wonderful time! So it is up to you, if you are used to travel solo you will not have any problem. The place... More
    2 June 2016|
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    Response from hoopingvagabond | Reviewed this property |
    @tancb2016, I read that about the walking, too, so I went there feeling a bit paranoid. To be honest I didn't feel like it was unsafe during the day but I'd take a tchopela (tuk-tuk) to get around night. For your reference... More
    5 May 2016|
    Response from marinaf1970 | Property representative |
    Bom dia Stephanie, temos um cofre no escritorio para guardar os valores. Mas tamben dechar no Beach front chalet os valores e trancar o quarto con chave e' seguro. Obrigada Marina
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    "Rooms facing the sea have the best view in the morning."
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    "The cabanas in front of the beach"
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    "I strongly suggest you to book a Beach Front Chalet. It's elevated location above the underlying beach is..."
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    "the rooms with beach front view"
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