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Baobab Beach Backpackers

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Overview
Rua do Palacio, Vilanculos 1304 Mozambique See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Free Wifi
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Marina the Manager is very friendly and efficient. The place was full to bursting as the Put Foot Rally was in town but they coped very well. We stayed in a beachfront villa with 2 hammocks on the verandah so it was easy to get...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Camped here for 2 nights and could have stayed another week! Great grassed sites, the ablutions could do with an upgrade but the staff were constantly keeping them clean and the donkey burning for hot water. The food was adequate, the free morning coffee station...More

Thank africanbeauty
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Stayed here two years ago and i found it very nice. Nice beach, nice staff and most off all an extraordinary country with great people. If i go back to Mocambique i would be very likely to stay at this place again

Thank Samuel S
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I stayed for a couple of nights at Baobab- the dorm room, outside seated area and beach location was wonderful. The only downside was the self-catering kitchen which wasn’t well kept; however when I mentioned to staff it was cleaned. The restaurant was a little...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Marina, the manager thats running the place, is an absolute sweetheart and knows how to make every single guest feel noticed and happy. We stayed at the campsite which was a bit noisy in the weekends (the neighbors) but underneath the baobab still an amazing...More

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Description
Baobab Beach is situated directly on the beach and just a kilometer from the colorful central market in Vilanculos, Mozambique. Baobab Beach looks out over the azure seas and shifting sands of the Bazaruto More Archipelago. Baobab Beach facilities include accommodation, restaurant, bar, communal kitchen, communal ablutions and transport to buses. Accommodation consists of beachfront chalets (shower en-suite), ethnic huts, dormitories, camping and overlander sites.Baobab Beach activities in the area include a diving, snorkelling, island hops, dhow trips, horse riding, fishing and villiage tours. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
17
Price range
USD 26 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Mozambique > Inhambane Province > Vilanculos
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
17
Price range
USD 26 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Mozambique > Inhambane Province > Vilanculos
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Traveller (187)
Room & Suite (65)
Pool & Beach (25)
Dining (9)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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Jessicacarlin
1 July 2016|
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Response from DanielleVentura | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would say that this is a couple destination. However I found some backpackers and I also went solo and had a wonderful time! So it is up to you, if you are used to travel solo you will not have any problem. The place... More
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tancb2016
2 June 2016|
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Response from hoopingvagabond | Reviewed this property |
@tancb2016, I read that about the walking, too, so I went there feeling a bit paranoid. To be honest I didn't feel like it was unsafe during the day but I'd take a tchopela (tuk-tuk) to get around night. For your reference... More
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hoopingvagabond
5 May 2016|
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Response from marinaf1970 | Property representative |
Bom dia Stephanie, temos um cofre no escritorio para guardar os valores. Mas tamben dechar no Beach front chalet os valores e trancar o quarto con chave e' seguro. Obrigada Marina
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"Choose the beach front bungalows if you are not on too much of a tight budget. It was so worth it"
617marilynt
11 Mar. 2018
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"Go for the beachfront bungalow. And book online through aggregators - I called Baobab directly, and they..."
909nr
11 Jan. 2018
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"Rooms facing the sea have the best view in the morning."
lokomosimonpeter
27 Sep. 2017
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"The cabanas in front of the beach"
nanavansteen
28 May 2017
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