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The Old Boma at Mikindani

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Overview
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Boma Street, Mtwara Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Reviews (65)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Very nice staff in training Good food and cocktails but.... unfortunately no air condition... Good for couples or business trip Old style large room but comfortable No amenities in the bathroom

Thank Mauro C
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were not able to get booking for our nights. So we went for lunch instead. Very good polite staff, excellent location and very nice breeze.. settings are very homely and very good view... I knew the boma before the hotel was built... It is...More

1  Thank FAZEL83
Reviewed 24 April 2018

2nd visit. We have been presently surprised with the quality of the food, rooms and the improved efficiency of the staff. It seems the prices have been adjusted and the overnight cost is justified. The internet worked in the common areas, the bar had chilled...More

1  Thank YellowWings
Reviewed 14 March 2018

History and luxury is what you get at Old Boma. Wonderful restoration of an amazing historic building. Lots to see and the rooms, poolside and chill out areas are stunning. Blending so well with the local community and nature....waking up to sounds of bushbabies, birds...More

1  Thank daphnedesouza
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The building has historical events for someone to learn, guests can get unique Tanzanian experience. The Old Boma Hotel overlooks Mikindani Bay, a large, well protected harbour in the south of Tanzania and offers a variety of tours for guests wishing to explore the area...More

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The Old Boma is a beautiful hotel in Mikindani, southern Tanzania, with views of the Indian Ocean. A restored colonial building with restaurant, bar, spa and swimming pool. The Old Boma is run by Trade Aid, a More charitable trust that actively promotes sustainable tourism. This is achieved by providing vocational and environmental education, training and employment within the local community. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 125 - USD 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Old Boma At Mikindani Hotel Mtwara
Location
Tanzania > Mtwara Region > Mtwara
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Traveller (108)
Room & Suite (20)
Pool & Beach (10)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"Just had lunch but enjoyed the time spent there"
FAZEL83
9 Jul. 2018
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"Livingstone and Nyerere rooms are very spaciuos."
YellowWings
23 Apr. 2018
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"Nyerere room has a view of both the poolside and sea."
daphnedesouza
13 Mar. 2018
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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..."
795armanna
15 Aug. 2017
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