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“Great value hotel in Douz” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel 20 Mars
rue 20 Mars, Douz, Tunisia   |  
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Ranked #3 of 11 hotels in Douz
London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Great value hotel in Douz”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Hotel 20 Mars is on a die street near the main square. It has a typical Tunisian house layout - two off-set vestibules leading to a courtyard. The rooms are set out round the courtyard and the upper floor rooms are accessed via balcony all round The rooms are fairly basic with a small shower & bathroom off.
The joy of this place is that it is remarkable economical (£8 B&B Oct '12), simple, clean and the people are warm and friendly. Highly recommended

Room Tip: We liked the upper floor; and if you avoid a corner room, you should have a view.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

Amazing location in Douz, near anything you'd need.
Staff are very friendly and accomodating.
Very reasonably priced, best value I found in Tunisia.
Compfortable spacious rooms, ensuite available.
Breakfast optional but worth it as very good, large servings and cheaper than anywhere else.
Lots of excursions on offer which can be arranged too.
Nice little roof top patio area.

  • Stayed January 2012, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

This is the first place in Tunisia we stayed where we actually had no problems. The Inn Keeper was a very nice man and the breakfast was excellent. The 20 DInar price is definitely worth it! The room was clean and well kept. We took a camel trek through the desert (2 hour ride plus dinner) for 35 dinars each. I would absolutely recommend this place!

Room Tip: Second Floor Courtyard rooms are the best.
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  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Hong Kong
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31 hotel reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2010

Staff are helpful and nice.

The room is a bit small but clean and tidy. they have a beautiful interior countyard.

the room rate is cheap. They offer free shower after our Desert Trip.

  • Stayed November 2010, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2010

Very nice and cosy hotel that is not in the touristic area but close to the market place. Air conditioned room and friendly staff, ver did think this was a very good hotel and liked it a lot.

Stayed July 2010, traveled as a couple
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2010

Backpackers, youth hostel type of hotel but clean and centraly located. We paid only 20 Dinar for the two of us (about $10).
The rooms are tiny and the bathroom in a closet but the sheets are clean and the staff is priceless.

  • Stayed March 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2010

really a nice hotel with nice staff.hope to see you soon.

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: rue 20 Mars, Douz, Tunisia
Location: Tunisia > Kebili Governorate > Douz
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Ranked #3 of 11 hotels in Douz

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