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The Old Boma at Mikindani

Boma Street, Mtwara, Tanzania
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04/02/2018 05/02/2018
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  • Very good38%
  • Average1%
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had dinner her before but stayed this tie and loved it. Stunning setting, great rooms and excellent service. Wonderful also that it is a social enterprise and is training people for the hospitality industry. If you like monkeys you will also see a lot just...More

Thank patrick D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Fantastic hotel and project. We staid for 2 nights in Old Boma while visiting Mikindani and Mtwara. Definitely the best hotel in South Tanzania. The history of Mikindani and Old Boma is very interesting. At once you park your car in the parking lot you...More

Thank Armann A
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed here our first night in Tanzania after crossing the river from Mozambique. The experience was an utter delight from start to finish. Staff are outstandingly professional and friendly. Hotel is in a historic building and has stunning gardens. Food was great. Views are...More

Thank Mars O
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The old boma is our favourite get-away in Southern Tanzania. I've stayed here with my wife and child and some occasional visitors a few times and every time it's a great joy to be back! Accommodation and rooms are luxurious, super clean and have a...More

Thank Pim S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I absolutely love this hotel. Be aware that it's a hospitality training project run by British charity TradeAidUK. In practice this means the service is delightful and gracious but with hiccups along the way (bake in a lot of time for some meals to arrive,...More

Thank LondonCosmo72
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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • USD 126 - USD 129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 9
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  • Mtwara Region >
  • Mtwara
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  • The Old Boma At Mikindani Hotel Mtwara
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"The Nyerere room is the best. No 2 is the Livingstone room. The hotel have only 8 rooms and all of them are..."
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"Stopped to have lunch at the hotel so no comments but sure they will meet the standard of the restaurant..."
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"There is only one twin room so we didn't have a choice but the rooms looking out over the bay would be..."
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"Livingstone and Nyerere are the two front corner rooms"
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