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Lilongwe, Malawi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have travelled many places around the world but this place here in Harare is so amazing. I have tried many types of food but what Annette prepares, can never be compared to any. To me its not about how much food is on the menu or Buffet table but rather freshness and taste of the food is what matters...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

we arrived with 13 people to stay overnight. It was coming in a warm bed. We worked on a developing project and slept very basic. This was overwhelming. Lovely people Dave and Annet, very friendly and passionate. We enjoyed our stay so much. Hopefully we will come back next year. I really want recommend this place. Kind regards, Anne-marie de...

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GuineaFowlsRest, Owner at Guinea Fowls Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review ... please confirm, your basic accommodation was where you were doing the development project? We are pleased you all had a hot bath / shower and enjoyed the luxury beds at a last minute booking. Well done with the good work you do in our lovely country and we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two nights at Guinea Fowl Rest and our purpose for staying was to visit Harare town centre. We were a bit nervous and apprehensive about catching taxis or buses etc so Annette and Dave went out of their way to run us about in their car and visit places that I knew as a child some 45 years...

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USA
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Very convenient for the airport. Lovely grounds. Excellent food. I never ventured into the pool. Dave and Annette provide wonderful hospitality to their guests. I stayed just one night in both 2015 and 2016 at the start of a Zimbabwe safari. It's a perfect launching point.

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed for one night prior to a safari to Mana Pools National Park. Annette and Dave were gracious and wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcome. The grounds are very nice and well maintained, with the highlight being their pet Vervet monkey Alfie. He has a large cage in the garden and is very friendly and great fun...

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Thank you for your review of Guinea Fowls Rest and recommending our B&B for future travellers / businessmen / families . It is always a great pleasure to make our guests feel "at home" and pleased you had enough time to enjoy the garden and surroundings. Alfie enjoyed the attention you gave him too. Hope to see you again on...

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Lovely large and airy rooms overlooking a beautiful garden. A delicious home cooked breakfast was served on the verandah overlooking the gardens. Thanks to Dave and Annette for a wonderful stay, will definitely be back on our next trip to Harare

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Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I have stayed at Guinea Fowls Rest for 2 weeks on two occasions now and have no hesitation in recommending it as a great place to stay in Harare. Dave and Annette and the rest of their team a very welcoming and friendly, nothing is too much trouble and the food is fantastic. The rooms are spacious, comfortable and clean....

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Del Mar, California
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Stayed here one night after our arrival in Harare, on our way to the national parks; a fine dinner, wonderful hospitality, clean rooms. Due to our late arrival we did not get a chance to avail ourselves of the grounds, but they appeared to be very nice. All in all a perfect spot for an overnight.

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

I stayed 1 week at the Guinea Fowls Rest with Annette and Dave. Fantastic atmosphere and very nice people, very good and clean accommodation, beautiful garden and very nice home cooked food. It just feels like home and I am looking forward to come back again.

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GuineaFowlsRest, Owner at Guinea Fowls Rest B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Mira. It was an honour to meet you and a real pleasure having you stay at Guinea Fowls Rest B&B. We are pleased you were comfortable, that you enjoyed the surrounds and, most of all, that it felt like "home". We look forward to your next visit to Harare.

Pune, India
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Guinea Fowl for the first time in Jun 2015. Since then have stayed here 3 more times and is easily the first place that comes to my mind when I have to travel to Harare. Annette and Dave are excellent hosts and go out of the way to make sure your stay at Guinea Fowl is comfortable.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable, homely, secure & relaxing overnight accommodation in up-market suburb of Harare. Ideal for visitors to Harare, whether on holiday or for business. Close to city centre, hospitals and shopping centres and restaurants. A lovely spacious veranda with an honesty bar & pool table for entertainment; a sparkling swimming pool for those beautiful warm, sunny days! A laundry service is also available if required. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guinea Fowls Rest B&B

Address: College Road | Alexandra Park, Harare, Zimbabwe
Region: Zimbabwe > Harare Province > Harare
Price Range: $129 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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