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Bairro Desse, Vilanculos 1304 Mozambique
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#8 of 31 Specialty lodging in Vilanculos
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Baraka, a new guesthouse in Vilanculos; located right on the beach, between the sea and the unpaved road of the lovely village. In front of picturesque fishing dhows and fisherman's activity, astonishing tide and sunrise and the beautiful view of Bazaruto Archipelago nest beautiful cabanas, suitable for couples or friends traveling together.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Airport transportation
Mosquito net
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Breakfast available
Laundry service
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ac1234067 wrote a review Jan 2020
Montreal, Canada20 contributions5 helpful votes
I stayed here for two nights with my girlfriend at the end of a mini world tour. The service we received was nothing short of outstanding by any international standards. This put many places we had paid 5x the amount for to shame. The staff were fantastic without exception. They organized all of our tours for us at better rates than we had been quoted beforehand all mostly worked well. We had an ocean view room (rm 4) which was well worth the extra. Despite there being no air con the constant strong breeze made the room more than confortable despite it being the hottest time of the year. I’m normally not a fan of beach huts due to the temperature and insects but neither were ever an issue in this instance. The restaurant and cocktails were also great. There was an attention to detail which is often missing elsewhere. Our only issue was the fact that we couldn’t stay longer due to our schedule.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Antoine P wrote a review Dec 2019
Johannesburg, South Africa9 contributions2 helpful votes
Ideally located with amazing staff, we had the most amazing time for 10 days of break in this little simple paradise. The food is amazing, the chef is really great. The early morning coffees too. Kind, humble, ideally located and warm. If you are looking for a quiet space to relax. This charming rustic place is amazing. We loved every bit of it!
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
RjE_BHX wrote a review Dec 2019
Chepstow, United Kingdom71 contributions33 helpful votes
Baraka Beach and the Team there are truly wonderful.  We stayed for 4 nights and are so happy that we chose Baraka for our stay in gorgeous Vilanculos.  The setting on the beach front is spectacular with wonderful rooms and restaurant/bar area that have a really welcoming & friendly vibe.  The place is clean, safe and everything that we needed to enjoy our time here.  We can’t thank Avner, Linda and all of the staff enough for such a memorable stay and only wish that we could have stayed longer.  The location is great with other bars and restaurants nearby and these are easy and safe to explore but you really should try the king prawns here as they are spectacular.  The beach is beautiful and perfect for a causal wonder, chat with the fishermen or heading out to idyllic Bazaruto. Alternatively, take a pew and breath it all in, theres no better setting in Vilancilos to do so. Hope to stay with you again someday and advise anyone visiting Vilanculos to do the same. 
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
dottydarling wrote a review Nov 2019
Lynmouth, United Kingdom151 contributions75 helpful votes
We stayed in one of the sea view huts which overlook the vibrant beach, busy with the local boats going in and out and the daily catch being sold into the local community. The huts are rustic, everything is made from wood so are a bit rickety. The bathroom is located a step away in the adjacent hut and accessed through two very narrow doorways.The communal areas are also rustic and charming and may be a bit challenging if comfort is important to you as all the chairs/ loungers are made of wood and have little or no padding. There are a couple of sofas in the shade too. That said the aesthetics are charming & music is constantly relaxing, creating a really lovely vibe and space in the evenings. Menu is compact but the chefs are fantastic at cooking the local fish, tiger prawns were cooked perfectly and delicious! Linda overseas everything in a calm & unobtrusive way and will help as needed.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Maria A wrote a review Nov 2019
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Small calm place close to everywhere, always with a nice breeze, amazing food. My special little jungle in a magical place. You can see the fisherman arriving at the end of the day. Nice music and small cozy swimming pool
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
$48 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MozambiqueInhambane ProvinceVilanculos
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Frequently Asked Questions about Baraka Beach Hotel
What are some of the property amenities at Baraka Beach Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Baraka Beach Hotel?
Guests can enjoy a lounge and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Baraka Beach Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Baraka Beach Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Leopoldina's, Zitas Restaurant, and Kutsaka Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Baraka Beach Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Baraka Beach Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Baraka Beach Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Baraka Beach Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.5 miles away from the center of Vilanculos.