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The Base

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good37%
  • Average32%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
4 Nov 2016
“Never use the base shuttle! Also poor service”
13 Oct 2016
“Much better option than Fatimas!!!”
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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We took the shuttle bus from base backpackers to Tofo and paid 850mt per person. They sold the bus for us as "door to door" service. We were supposed to be dropped off at a guesthouse in Tofo beach. We got on the bus at...More

Thank Teemu M
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The base has all the cosyness and service that Fatima's lacks... Also this place offers cheaper shuttle to Tofo than Fatima's... If you're travelling further on with the Intercape busses, The Base is also only a 5 minute walk away from the Intercape office, which...More

2  Thank ErikKraft
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Booked a double room for myself (I feel a bit too old for dorms) and although I have travelled through much of the world, this was the first place I have actually walked out of. The room was in a dank, damp and dirty basement,...More

Thank rickysssss
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Mozambique is really bad for backpackers and hostels. There were two that we stayed at and they are similar. This one does not have a bar, the other one does. We stayed in the dorms downstairs and it was pretty dirty. The mosquito nets are...More

2  Thank ptrpdrm
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Had a good experience here for the 3-4 nights I stayed. It's a small hostel, which keeps the noise level down. There are two dorm rooms and one private room. A common computer with internet in the lobby, but very slow. Nice porch out back...More

1  Thank Margaret E
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Mozambique > Maputo Province > Maputo
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Jun T
14 June 2015|
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Hi Jun T, Did you end up going here? If so could you tell me how much it was? Thanks
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"avoid the double room"
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"Try to book in advance in the upstairs dorms. Downstairs is pretty dirty."
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"2 private dorms, the one downstairs is a bit quieter."
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"Always carry your passport/ID with you around Maputo. Mark that police will want to check your visa and..."
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