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Hotel Le Chandelier

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Avenue de la JRR N#17, Bujumbura, Burundi
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Hotel Le Chandelier
Ranked #1 of 31 Bujumbura B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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67 reviews 67 reviews
28 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent a night at Le Chandelier. The hotel is very conveniently situated, close to the shopping area, but far away enough to be quieter. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable, and good internet access was a plus. Staff were friendly and helpful and I had a good simple breakfast before departing. Check out took a bit of time.... More

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Dar es Salam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

i stayed there for 1 night and had an late flight. they extended my late checkout till 4pm complimentary. good breakfast, big rooms and good staff. not very far from the city centre still quiet place.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This is a pleasant place to stay in central Bujumbura, very well placed for offices and so on. I stayed in a room with a balcony, then later after a trip up country I returned to a room without a balcony and that was really pretty good. You can and should negotiate the price - it should be possible to... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I came here for a workshop and I found the place amazing. The staff were all great and helpful, especially Innocent and the two ladies at reception. Internet connection was perfect. The food variety the best ever. I was in room 18 and regret that I could not make use of the balcony due to limited timing. When we negotiated... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

I stayed at this hotel for 3 weeks. I was in room 18, and my colleague was in room 11. Both have beautiful balconies. These rooms cost a bit extra, but it's worth it (especially for a long stay). Staff are wonderful! No gym, but only a 10 minute walk from a lovely park where you can walk or run... More

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Lilongwe, Malawi
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

I returned to Bujumbura after living their for 3 years and had the opportunity to stay at Le Chandelier. Nice spacious rooms and friendly staff. The breakfast is exceptional including a fruit platter and soups. Great place for a workshop or a business stay conveniently located. No pool or fitness center though close to the city park for walking and... More

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Arusha, Tanzania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Hotel le Chandelier is conveniently located to many offices as well as shops in Bujumbura. The staff go out of their way to provide any help requested, the food is an excellent combination of Burundian with Continental dishes, and the servings are enormous. Rooms are large and comfortable for both working and resting. The first few days of my stay... More

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013 via mobile

I'm was very skeptic when partners recommended and booked me in the hotel, but the minute I saw the charming little hotel I liked it... Excellent location neat the city center, very clean and spacious rooms with all modern and new flat screens( all french. Free chanels) and abroad new split air conditioners. The service was excellent, so was the... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

The Staff at the Hotel were very friendly and it is really clean. I ve been staying for 4 days at Hotel Le Chandelier. The stay was really nice and so are the staff, in the end I was almost sorry to leave. Upon arriving I found myself in a valley of smiles from the very first person I met... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

Spent 5 nights at this hotel and was definitely a great place. - Staff were extremely friendly & helpful round the clock, room was very spacious and well furnished with working area, Cable TV, AC. - The Hotel had a good WiFi network throughout which was extremely helpful as Internet access was generally difficult elsewhere in Bujumbura. - The restaurant... More

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HotelLeChandelier, Gérant at Hotel Le Chandelier, responded to this review

Dear Mital_Kenya, Thank you very much for your kind review and for choosing our hotel for your stays in Bujumbura. We appreciate your recommendation of our hotel to other travelers and look forward to seeing you again soon. Take Care More

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Address: Avenue de la JRR N#17, Bujumbura, Burundi
Location: Burundi > Bujumbura Mairie Province > Bujumbura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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Hotel Le Chandelier is located in Downtown in one of the safest area of Bujumbura. It is at walking distance from administrative offices, the main Market, services, Banks and Embassies. The beach is located only at 4km from the Hotel. Hotel Le Chandelier offers choice of attraction that customers could go for such us Pubs, restaurant, clubs. ... more   less 
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