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Durban
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel whilst on business in Maputo for 3 nights. Overpriced. The rooms are average comparable to a 3 star. Parking is congested. Breakfast is standard nothing spectacular. Staff are friendly and speaks English well.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Once again stayed for business trip in October and very comfort. Happy with Service and Quality of Food, Bed, Shower. The AC was not working and they changed the room immediately. It is good to provide the AMEX Card service to improve the Etransactions. Very good hotel.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I think this hotel is more suited for business trips but it does have a nice pool area for family. The potential to be a great hotel is evident but it just lacks that extra touch. The staff are friendly and seem motivated but I get the feeling the process or systems are holding them back (management!). The rooms and...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Nothing special about this hotel. It is a basic hotel and the facilities are as basic as they come. I chose this hotel as it was close to my work. The good thing is that they offer free airport pick up and drop.

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I have stayed in a lot of hotels around the world all price levels. This is sopposed to be an upscale hotel. The lobby is a bit outdated. The rooms are small but nice. Its a quite area as long as you get a room towards the back. Our visit started with that they didnt have our reservation from Hotels.com...

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
Reviewed 26 September 2016

While not the Four Seasons, this is a solid value by Mozambique standards. Clean, friendly staff, nice bar, OK rest. Would recommend if you happen to be sentenced to Maputo for any reason.....shuttle to airport a nice feature in this country. Poolside service from bar was prompt and courteous...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Last day in Maputo we decided to try high tea on the terrace, nice setting good view over pool area and sea. Service was slow even though it was not busy food average displayed nicely but lacking, prices are for an expensive hotel but food does not reflect so just paying for the seat on the terrace

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

I am coming back to this hotel after 6 years. Amazing maintenance and same quality of service. The free airport shuttle well planned and driver was waiting with name card. The check-in process was very quick and nice The rooms are very clean well maintained. Must appreciate the quality of bathroom amenities. The shower can be maintained well. Must talk...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Good central location near businesses and government buildings. Friendly and helpful staff. Attractive grounds and decor. Definitely geared for meetings and functions. Rooms are clean and functional, generally very good internet connectivity. Restaurant is first-rate, although menu choices are somewhat limited. Wish they had a gym or fitness center, but overall a very good experience and good value.

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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

So the hotel is one of the most expensive in Maputo... And is rated 4.5 but feels more like a 3 although you will be reminded of the 4.5 star rating once you get the bill. The pool area is stunning and the restaurant is pretty large. I went down for dinner around 5:30 pm and was told that there...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Grand Hotel Vip Maputo is certainly your gateway to the capital of Mozambique. Just 15 minutes from Mavalane International Airport, is located in one of its most prestigious arteries, Av. 25 de Setembro, overlooking Maputo bay. Offering 188 rooms, 6 Junior Suites and 6 Executive Suites. At your disposal you may also find a Restaurant, Cocktail Bar, outdoor swimming pool and a huge Conference Center, with several rooms of different capacities, from 12 to 500 people. Nearby, only at a few meters, it’s possible to visit the FACIM - Exhibition Fair. ... more   less 

Additional Information about VIP Grand Maputo Hotel

Address: Avda 25 de Setembro 692, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
Region: Mozambique > Maputo Province > Maputo
Price Range: $136 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — VIP Grand Maputo Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 196
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Also Known As:
Vip Hotel Maputo
Hotel Style:
#8 Luxury Hotel in Maputo
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“Quiet rooms are on the pool side”
 of 5 bubbles M4rc_za, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors with less road noise..........”
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“overpriced food”
 of 5 bubbles TufaP, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Chose rooms on second floor face to the ocean. you 'l have a large view on it.”
 of 5 bubbles chehem, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Avoid a room with view on the busy main street since traffic is 24/7!”
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