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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Ma bass central guest house is the ideal place to stay on the island. It is located in the capital city of Roseau. The management and staff are very hospitable. Excellent value for money. Will definitely visit again

2 Thank Nick9801
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

I recently visited Dominica on a budget no frills holiday and decided to stay in the centrally located Ma Bass Guest House. This was the ideal choice to base myself as most bus stops leading to all parts of the country are within walking distance. The rooms are basic and clean with either a fan or air-conditioned option. I stayed... More 

Thank vishalvgshah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We stayed for 3 nights and although this is a basic Guest House, it was perfectly adequate for our needs. The room was clean and the kitchen well equipped. The staff was very helpful and friendly and very responsive to our emails. It's in a great location, in the center of Roseau. Recommended!

Thank Sandra S
Bangkok, Thailand
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

OK I don't know why all these people are singing the praises of this place - all I can surmise is that you must have incredibly low standards. I don't give extra points just because a place is owned/operated by a little old couple - I expect a guesthouse to do exactly what it says - namely, provide a good,... More 

1 Thank Avon B
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This is a great, simple guest house right in the centre of town, really easy walking distance from the ferry. The rooms are simple but clean and have everything you need. You can prepare your own food if you prefer, or explore the local places - all just on your doorstep. Recommended!

2 Thank 65SusanB65
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

We decided to check out this guest house as it's centrally located and is listed in the Lonely Planet book. We weren't disappointed! On arrival we were greeted by Ma Bass - a wonderfully welcoming lady who's very accommodating and always willing to offer nuggets of local information and advice. We stayed for 4 nights and it was perfect for... More 

Thank ssj_303
Rochester, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2015

This is a basic guesthouse with inexpensive rooms and friendly staff. Exactly what we needed in Roseau. We stayed for 2 nights in room 4, located next to the kitchen. It had a private bathroom just down the hall. The price was $49.50 US. We arrived at 8:30 am and were able to leave our bags for the day. While... More 

1 Thank DebandMike2015
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2015

I really can recommend this place. After one month traveling around, sleeping somewhere either expensive or dirty, I found my little Palace at Mabass House. She's friendly Woman, helping out with everything...seeing you as a person, don't as a moneybox* that is what I appreciate,, thank u Mabass ...i stay here as long as I can.😉 antje

1 Thank Antje am Strauch
Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2014

I stayed with Ma Bass one night in Low Season. Hotel was centrally located and very clean. Rooms and amenities were basic but with a homey touch. The elderly Ma Bass herself was very friendly and tried to help out with advice. The rooms are cheap (I paid 45 USD/night) and there is a guest kitchen for the traveller that... More 

3 Thank Bengt H
Hampstead, Maryland
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We stayed with Ma Bass for four days in April. We loved the neatness and cleanliness of her guesthouse, and the kindness of Ma Bass and her family. Ma Bass takes a personal interest in her guests, and seeks to help them coordinate their plans. I wish after the fact I had asked for more help in planning a boiling... More 

1 Thank Dave C

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Address: 44 Fields Lane, Roseau, Dominica
Region: Caribbean > Dominica > Saint George Parish > Roseau
Number of rooms: 11
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“Try and choose the rooms on the higher floors. The windows in the lower rooms are obscured by haphazard construction”
 of 5 bubbles vishalvgshah, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go to another guesthouse”
 of 5 bubbles avonb331, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The stairwell to the very top floor is narrow and steep, but there are plenty of rooms on lower levels.”
  • View from inside room toward balcony (4th floor)
  • View from balcony doorway into room - ensuite bathroom
 of 5 bubbles JenTintheD, 20 Jun 2013 | Read review
“This guesthouse is not designed for a lengthy stay I wouldn't stay no more than one night!”
 of 5 bubbles HonestHotelI, 17 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have great views over Roseau”
 of 5 bubbles ciarancreilly, 16 Feb 2013 | Read review
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