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Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Casa Rex where I stayed for 3 nights earlier this week. Friendly staff, nice clean rooms, superb breakfast. The service has improved compared to when I used to stay there for work 2-3 years go. Thanks to Mel and her team. I was glad I came back!

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casarex, General Manager at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol Resorts, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to welcoming you again. Melonie

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2015

Our experience before and during a six day stay at this property can probably be summed up as ‘OK’ but disconnected in most operational aspects. We booked and paid a deposit for the honeymoon suite in February for an early October stay – Less than two months before our stay we received an email from their third or fourth party...

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casarex, Manager at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol Resorts, responded to this review

Andy and Karla - We are so very sorry that your stay at Casa Rex did not fulfil your expectations. We always strive to do so and, on the rare occasions that we don't, we are extremely disappointed. The issues which you raised are being addressed and we appreciate very much you bringing them to our attention. Melonie

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 28 January 2015

We spent two blissful weeks at Casa Rex. Mel and Jay welcomed us as family. Mel spoilt us by giving us two lovely cottages overlooking their beautiful gardens, with awesome panoramic views of the ocean stretching out to the Archipelago islands of Bazaruto, Benguerra and Margaruque in the distance. The staff were very attentive and the chefs presented meals which...

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Girona, Spain
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We have spent 4 nights in Casa Rex and the experience has been wonderful. All the staff are very kind (with no exception) and they made us feel like home. We stayed in a Courtyard room (C3) with such an amazing views over the bay and felling very confortable, you have all you need in the room, it's huge and...

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CAPE TOWN
Reviewed 8 January 2015

A truly tranquil retreat where the rest of the world and all your troubles and problems in life are completely forgotten. The walk on the beach to the Point and back allows ones imagination and thoughts to run away with you. The rooms and staff , excusions to the various islands enhances this peaceful process. Do NOT even think of...

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 5 January 2015

We stayed at Casa Rex for 8 days during the December holidays, what a beautiful place. Peaceful, tranquil, and homely. Special Thanks to Jay and Lulu together with the rest of the staff who took care of us during our stay. My 7 year old enjoyed this place so much he did not want us to check out on our...

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Thank Percy M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Never disappointed - friendly staff always ensure a great welcome, great food, superb accommodation with great sea views! Manager Melony obviously runs the establishment with careful precision...friendly and welcoming!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Big thank you to Jenny, Melonie, Oliver, Paolo, Oliver and the rest of the staff at Casa Rex. Your hospitality is unmatched. I can't remember when last I had this fun. Do all the activities on offer. Take the speed boat to Bazaruto Island, snorkel, whilst the guys prepare your lunch. Special thanks to Miko, see the flamingoes ....also please...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 17 December 2014

We have just returned from a one week stay at the Casa Rex. This was one of the loveliest and most peaceful holidays we have ever had. Beautiful location, lovely staff, excellent management and overall attention to detail which made us feel special e.g. flowers in the room, fresh milk in the fridge every day, taking me to the market...

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Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

It's very well located. Warm atmosphere. Beautiful see view. It was very well recommended but the food could be better (maybe not a good night). The service was very good and all the waiters are nice and friendly. One of the bests in Vilanculos.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As you arrive at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel, you will instantly feel at peace - surrounded by the lush gardens overlooking the turquoise crystal blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Our room types are spacious & comfortable, each with an individual style and breezy perspective of the bay. Wireless internet access is found throughout the hotel for your convenience & for business traffic, we have conference facilities. The lounge and dining area, with custom crafted wood furniture and fittings and large sofas will make you feel right at home.... Casa Rex is renowned for its excellent open air a la carte restaurant, including a magnificent array of fresh seafood dishes and imported wines, many guests like to try the crisp local beer. A range of activities are available from Casa Rex including scuba diving and snorkeling at magnificent world renowned sites. Unbelievable deep sea fishing is most popular here & one has the opportunity to fish multiple areas around and past the islands. Go on an island dhow safari, or visit the islands - Bazaruto, Benguerra, Margaruque & Santa Carolina - by motorized boat. Or try your hand at the exhilarating kite surfing, with kiting safaris for the more experienced. Whale watching is best from August to October, and sunset cruises in traditional dhows a favorite with most holiday-makers . If you want a change from being on and in the water, try horse riding along the beach. Explore the local market, schools and visit the various craft shops for a taste of the local culture. After an active day, relax with Spa treatments from our visiting therapists, sip sundowners on the Casa Rex terrace or refresh yourself in one of our 2 sparkling swimming pools overlooking the harbor - the perfect way to end a day.....or begin one! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol Resorts

Address: 17-19 Bairro De Outubro, Vilanculos, Mozambique
Region: Mozambique > Inhambane Province > Vilanculos
Price Range: ₹ 8,401 - ₹ 20,095 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol Resorts 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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