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Marimba Secret Gardens

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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“on stilts”(12 reviews)
“local community”(7 reviews)
“bush walk”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Hello everyone,I would like to put you into context. The owners bought Marimba in 2007 and stayed several years living in Mozambique. Now they are back in Switzerland, where they are originally from, and come back twice a year to Marimba for a couple of...More

6  Thank Cristina M
Reviewed May 31, 2017

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights as our introduction to the intoxicating country that is Mozambique. We were collected from Vilanculos airport and driven in a bakkie truck for 90 minutes across rutted, barely accessible sand roads to Marimba’s wonderfully remote location....More

2  Thank roeboy
Reviewed January 19, 2017

If you like a place far from everything and if you don"t mind having no constant electricity or ensuite bathrooms, then this is the place to go. The huts are all built on stilts surrounding a bonfire place for the evening. The beautiful garden and...More

Thank Tschulie
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Staying at Marimba will be a highlight on your holiday. The property ist more than beautiful and has an extraordinary vibe. The evening bonfires are best to end your day with. Living in the mozambiquen bush for at leat 1-2 nights at marimba is a...More

Thank 972boriss
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Marimba is a unique eco-friendly resort, built and managed in a joint venture with the local community. As it is located practically in the middle of nowhere, it's a fantastic place to just kick back and relax. Sadly we didn't get to meet the managers,...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
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Airport Transportation
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$15 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Take a torch and be patient if the cell reception and internet connectivity are unpredictable."
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"The rooms have no bathrooms, but there are clean showers and bathrooms close to the rooms. The only thing..."
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"All of the casitas are basically the same and comfortable but not luxury, but for the price you can't..."
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"All the rooms are similar."
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