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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed May 6, 2016

friendly and dedicated staff,love the chicken forno and gypt with fridge in every room and the security is good but not as good as jazeera palace hotel.it is locaed near the airport and very famous hotel.

Thank abshir m
Montreal, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2013

Friendly and dedicated staff, honest and hardworking. - Gym available - Satellite TV in every room - Fridge in every room - Spacious bedrooms - Comfortable and discreet lobby on every floor - Ibrahim, the owner is very kind, helpful and social - Very secure - Camel meat, goat meat, fish, rice and pasta served at Lunch and dinner -... More 

7 Thank menelik2
Boston, MA
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2012

I had the pleasure of visiting Hotel Shamo. Its a quiet hotel off the K-4 junction. The security is good and service is excellent. The manager, Ibrahim, goes out of his way to accommodate guest's request. The food is excellent and they have a large hall for workshops and meetings. Overall, its a great place to stay.

22 Thank BeantownBro
Mendoza, Argentina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2011

I was with my father Somalia for three days. We stayed with hotel Shamo for two days in all and to be frank our experience was average. Though, one cannot have more expectation from a price that one needs to pay to Shamo. My father looked happy with accommodation and he called it a true value hotel. But I think... More 

29 Thank Racima123
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2007

Located near K-4, 10 minutes drive from the center of the city, hotel Shamo is one of the best hotels in Mogadishu. The rooms are large, with air conditionned, wi-fi and electricity 24 h a day. The restaurant is extremely decent, and serve lobster when available at the fish market. The Shamo hotel is also relatively safe, which remains something... More 

52 Thank balfour_david
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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Hotel Shamo

Address: km 4, Mogadishu, Somalia
Location: Somalia > Mogadishu
Price Range: $150 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 100
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