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    Ruby Backpackers

    Nampula, Mozambique
    Lowest prices for your stay
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (26)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good38%
    • Average12%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    12 Feb 2017
    “Very nice stay”
    11 Feb 2017
    “Reasonable but hard to justify price”
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    5 Nov.6 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 36 reviews

    Reviewed 13 February 2017

    The place is spotless, well located, and relaxing. My visit was very short, but enjoyed it thoroughly. Easy to get to the places of interest, restaurants -- which are just a few blocks away, but far enough to have a peaceful and quiet stay.

    Thank dpr8
    Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

    A moderate backpackers, with nice roof terrace and comfortable enough beds in dorms, but struggles to justify the price, which is significantly higher than comparable places elsewhere in Africa, Mozambique and indeed Ilha. Staff were friendly, but rumoured hot water and wifi didn't exist.

    Thank Alex M
    Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

    We arrived after a bad day to Ruby's and the minute we walked in we felt at home. Starting with the wonderful, clean and pleasant dorms. The kitchen is fully equipped, the showers are great. Gill and his wife, the owner, are so welcoming and...More

    1  Thank giladroz
    Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

    I have stayed at Ruby Nampula for 2 weeks each on two different occasions and I can say I had a good experience. It is quite affordable. The staff were quite nice and my room was always cleaned. I recommend the place

    1  Thank Gideon M
    Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

    I stayed here twice for a night each time, once in the double room, once in a twin. Overall I wasn't overly impressed. The rooms were expensive for the money. The Internet was also quite unreliable and only available at very awkward times. The bathroom...More

    1  Thank A380fan
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    • Free Internet
    • Price range
    • USD 10 - USD 29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Location
    • Mozambique >
    • Nampula Province >
    • Nampula
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    Traveller (26)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (21)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "Dorm is your cheapest bet, but is not cheap."
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    "Dorm rooms are good, but if you can spend a little more (esp. for a business traveler), I would not hesitate..."
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    "If you're going for a dorm room- avoid the first room on the right. The outside lights are bright and..."
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    "All the rooms are great!"
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