We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 9 Maputo accommodations

Fatima's Place Maputo

You added Fatima's Place Maputo to your Saves list
Mao Tse Tung Ave, Maputo 1317, Mozambique
Hotel amenities
Fatima's Place Maputo
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Maputo
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

93 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a really nice cosy hostel, colourful and friendly. The rooms (dorms) downstairs are good but there are much muskito's because everyone leaves the door open and when u want to go to sleep early u will hear the rumour from ppl because it's next to the 'livingroomgarden'. The 'newer' rooms, which are in the builing upstairs, are really nice... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Frankfurt, Germany
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Our stay at Fatima's started with a slight disappointment - no shuttle, which the place actually advertises, available, adding another 300 Mts taxi fare to the room price - which is not overly cheap, at that. Once you get there, the reception staff is very helpful and friendly. Everybody speaks English, so no need to worry in case your Portuguese... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights on a world challenge expedition and it was just what we needed, open social areas for big groups and large dorms; also a basic kitchen area where we could self cater and the staff were really friendly and helpful which was great since it was our first time in Mozambique!

Was this review helpful? Yes
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We were driving from Kruger to Maputo. Never seen such an ugly capital as that one. When we arrived at Fatima's, I was happy the gate closed and we were save. Showering is horrible and beds are not that good. But nice vibe there! Friendly people and free WIFI.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We stayed one night at Fatima's after not finding any accommodation in the city we decided to make a stop at Fatima's. It was a bit expensive and cost 2,500 mzn for a private room with a bathroom, but the hot water did not work which was very disappointing! Neither did the WIFI. They did have secure parking which was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
33 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We stayed at fatimas for two nights in a 12 bed dorm. On arrival the staff weren't very friendly and only one staff member was friendly and helpful for our stay, which wad mire suprising as theyre really helpful over email when prebooking and send out info for onward travel and visa. The place is huge but very basic, tiny... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed there some nights, and found it just ok. Not specially good, not specially bad. Though my friend got something that looked like bed bugs after the first night. She changed her bed, and didn´t notice anything after that. The location is not that good, a bit far to walk to the center, but with a taxi it would... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Diego, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Fatima's Backpackers in Maputo is unfortunately the worst backpackers I've come across in all of Southern Africa. I was placed in the female dormitory, which a tiny room for 8 people - but that didn't really bother me, as I'm generally super low maintenance. What did bother me was waking up halfway through the night to discover that I had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
20 reviews 20 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Spent a couple of days and stayed in a dorm for 500 met per person. The hostel as a good security service, good bar and equipped kitchen, Staff speaks English and can arrange local transports and city tours. Unfortunately, during the afternoon there was no electricity; apparently it was a problem in the neighborhood.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
32 hotel reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Fatima's Place in Maputo is well-located in a nice area of town. Staff was friendly and very helpful. Communal chill area looks nice, with enough spots to host large groups. The dorm I stayed in (Baobab) was not the cleanest ever and the mattresses were pretty thin. Bathroom facilities were okay. Good security in this hostel.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Fatima's Place Maputo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fatima's Place Maputo

Address: Mao Tse Tung Ave, Maputo 1317, Mozambique
Location: Mozambique > Maputo Province > Maputo
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
Fatima`s Place Maputo Hotel Maputo

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (4)
Dining (1)
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay