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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We decided to stay in Fatimas nest in Tofo only because we took their bus from Maputo and the guys from the Maputo branch convinced us to pay in advance in Maputo also for the stay in Tofo. They told us it will be cheaper that way. The minute we arrived to Fatimas nest in Tofo we knew we made... More 

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Fredericia, Denmark
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

I stayed her for one night and what a s...hole! Service was terrible at check inn and out. All safe boxes in dorm were broken! No utensils in commun kitchen... Just a very old and run down place, with very lacy staff! And not cheaper than other places around, if you just lokk for them!

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

I had my own little bungalow with ensuite overlooking the beach. Cheap, safe and handy location.. The bus ride took 10 hours (from Maputo) and was not very enjoyable. Plan ahead and fly in and out of Inhambhe saves you 2 whole days of return travel.. Staff were nice enough however don't go out of their way to make conversation..... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

The lodge has perfect location because is almost into the beach, you can really see the sea from the rooms and from the restaurant. The bar has parties at weekends, if you don't have the mood for party, don't go to Fatima's Nest. The dormitory and facilities are ok.

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Montara, California
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

The location is killer. Short walk to the market, beach right out front. The staff are pretty nice for the most part and fairly helpful. Kitchen can be slow but the food isnt bad. Pool table and lounge areas are nice at night, but bad pop music is irritating and loud, even when there is nothing going on. Prices are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

Most important thing first: fantastic location on the beach with a balcony and bar overlooking it. This is why I would recommend this place. The food was ok, the drinks reasonably priced. The irritants: wifi between 7pm and 5am, like in Maputo. Why???? This is what backpackers want the most, like it or not. Also, the dorm is a bit... More 

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Reviewed 11 June 2016

Good location - right on the beach, but a bit of a stroll to town. Not terribly clean room, nor great value for money or food but lively at night with other guests and travellers from all over town. But the gripe lay elsewhere. When I asked about whale shark snorkelling I was told ('in confidence') that there weren't any... More 

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Basel
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

This place is located right on the beach, with a nice patio overlooking the beach to enjoy some drinks or food. The bungalows are quite basic and have seen better times, but have a mosquito net. Shower does not always have warm water, but one gets used to that. Best time is in the morning. You can cook your own... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The location is GREAT and close to the market, but you excpect a warm sshower for the cost of this place. I stayed here for a week for 2 reasons there was other travelers and it has a great location. The value on the other hand is horrid. The service is slow, arrogant and money driven. The wifi also doesnt... More 

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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

This is a decent place. If you end up diving with Tofo Scuba you get discounts. It's convenient that the chapa goes right to their door and they are a 5 minutes walk to the dive shop. The diving was excellent. FYI though, it's about 300 mets cheaper to just wait for the chapa back to Maputo on the road... More 

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Additional Information about Fatima's Nest

Address: Praia Do Tofo, Inhambane, Mozambique
Region: Mozambique > Inhambane Province > Inhambane
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Fatima`s Nest Hotel Inhambane
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“Don't waste your life here! There's other places for the same price, if you are 2 together, and willing to look for it!”
 of 5 bubbles ErikKraft, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be prepared for locals on the beach trying to sell you stuff non stop”
 of 5 bubbles 2mathewb, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Take repellent, some mosquito's net are aren't good”
 of 5 bubbles guigavis, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Dont camp here.”
 of 5 bubbles ontheroadagain102, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't take rooms close to the bathroom or kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles michelleb749, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
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