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VIP Grand Maputo Hotel

Avda 25 de Setembro 692, Maputo, Mozambique
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

- Service at reception very bad - Roomcards didn't work twice - Hallways dirty - Rooms very basic - A plus for having toothbrush there - Pool is ok - Breakfast rather basic - Internet was fast - No gym!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just to stay near the ministry and central of the city, good lobby, average size room, extremely poor services but very good restaurant, not bad to business travellers but certainly not worth for money you spend ...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed there for a total of 5 days; first two days were ok then when I came back internet was horrible, staff claimed that technician was far away to come and fix it; not reliable internet at all and most of the time internet is off. NO Fitness center (which is basic thing to have in any 3+ stars... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i spent 1 week in this place and o have nothing nice to say about this hotel. i left there with bad memories. my money is stolen from my bag!! i recommend you to find some other hotel to stay. staff is not friendly and cannot speak english. breakfast was terrible. restaurant was not good (better than terrible) staff in... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Stayed for two nights at this hotel. Checkin service was handled professionally. Staff never smiles and I guess it was because of the language barrier. Rooms are well equipped and free wifi was available. Never had supper as it was too expensive and not a great variety to choose from. Breakfast can definitely be improved and service of the waiters... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I had read lots of negative comments on this hotel before I travelled and I had low expectations. Actually I had a nice experience at this hotel: the food is good and there is plenty of choice (unlike what I read here). The rooms are large, clean and quiet (although the interior design is a bit out of date). The... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I stayed here for 6 days while attending a conference in Maputo and was very satisfied. The hotel was far better than I expected. The room was not very spacious but it was really clean as well as the bathroom. The breakfast buffet was not very good but it's ok ( you will find something to eat).There is a free... More 

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

I have stayed in this hotel from June 7 to June 10. After a long wait at the front office, staff assigned me a room that was not ready. When I returned back, the staff told me that I should have waited there as it does not take more than 15 minute to set the room. Requested several time for... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The hotel has a fantastic location in Maputo for business travellers, basically a no frills hotel with good clean rooms with all amenities. An area that may need improvement is the Wi-Fi as it is only reliable in the downstairs lounge, signal is very weak in the rooms. Good breakfast, other restaurants within walking distance e.g. KFC, Nandos

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The environment is very peaceful with good wi-fi connectivity. I stayed from the 5th-10th October, 2014. The hotel nice lounge and beautiful garden by the pool side. Their breakfast offers a wide variety of dishes, but the other meals are very expensive. One needs to carry his/her own adaptor as the hotel might run out of them. It is within... More 

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