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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We loved our stay at the Baia great service, fabulous location, incredible room. We can't wait until we have the opportunity to go back! You could not find a better place to stay anywhere in the world.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is simply the best place I have ever stayed! The place is so charming, and inviting! Has amazing views of the beach, witch it is very close to, the breakfast is delicious and everything fresh and homemade, and every afternoon there is snacks and freshly squeezed juice. The rooms are very spacious and charming decorated! And all of this...

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Baia S, Manager at Baia Sonambula Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Vivian for your beautiful words. It's always a pleasure to read such positive opinions about our work. It means that all together we are working on a common goal: to satisfy the greatest number of guests. We are extremly proud of the jounery we have started and we are looking forward to improve the quality of our services. Thanks...

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We stayed here in August 2016 for 2 nights...regrettably, not longer! Jean is an exceptional host. Staff are all friendly and helpful. On arrival we were upgraded to a lovely bungalow - rustic, spacious, airy and comfortable...bed was most comfortable. Breakfast was good, and the view made it excellent. Afternoon tea treats were delish :) Perfect place for relaxation. If...

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I booked Baia Sonambula for a holiday for my partner for his 40th birthday as I had seen excellent reviews here on Trip Advisor. I wasn't disappointed - the hotel was exactly as I had hoped it would be - it was a small, boutique hotel with beautiful rooms, excellent staff and a really small, independent feel. We stayed in...

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Baia S, Manager at Baia Sonambula Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you HawkesLucy for your great review and your nice words about Baia Sonambula and its workers. I'm extremely proud of their working attitude and the love and effort each one of them puts in. I will read your review to my Staff during our monthly meeting to create a stronger relationship between our guests and the team. I'm very...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We spent four nights during our honeymoon in bungalow Nr. 4 and enjoyed every minute. Private pool, breathtaking views, perfect location, wonderful breakfast and super-nice hosts - what an amazing place!

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Baia S, Manager at Baia Sonambula Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Akotrschal for taking time to review your stay with us. It's wonderful to know you enjoyed every minute of your stay with us. It's once again a sign that the all team of Baia is walking along a good path!!! Hope to welcome you again in the future. Thanks a lot Baia Sonambula

Uelzen, Germany
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 10 nights and felt so welcome! Already in advance our e-mails were answered always so quickly, when our arrival was delayed we got support and being here was just relaxing. We stayed at seaview bungalow 3 with a nice little own garden and a great seaview (the only small disadvantage is that the breakfast terrace is...

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Baia S, Manager at Baia Sonambula Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks a lot Anja for your nice review. We really appreciate when our guests take their time to let us know how we are doing. It was a pleasure for us to host you and we can't thank you enough for your great words you spent about us. Our clients are always our best ambassadors!!! Thanks a lot and hope...

Vancouver
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Stayed her for 3 nights in Oct 2016 whilst travelling independently around Mozambique. This house is a great place to stay with a nice relaxed vibe. Our room #3 had a great deck overlooking the beach with a big comfy bed to relax on.The owners are super nice people and all the staff are very friendly, we felt very at...

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

One of my favourite places in the world. Every aspect of this guesthouse has been carefully chosen, from the layout and furniture to the homemade foods. The guesthouse is 30 seconds from the beach and views through the palms to the ocean are spectacular. Each room am has been carefully designed and furnished. Wood, plants and green are an integral...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Tofo is a gentle diving village with a host of places to eat, good dive schools and the usual, beach based, enthusiastic but not too pushy bracelet salesmen. When you have enjoyed all the village and dive schools have to offer it is wonderful to be able to retreat to the comfort, peacefulness and luxury of your own space. Lying...

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Sandbach, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I stayed here for a week in September whilst doing some diving. It is a quiet peacful guest house with spacious comfortable rooms and good guest area to sit ourt and enjoy the fabulous view of the ocean. Gian & Stephi are extremely helpful and welcoming. The breakfast is very good and there are plenty of restaurants not too far...

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Baia S, Manager at Baia Sonambula Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much Sleapi for your review. It was nice to have you around during your week of diving and it makes us very happy to know you found the time to write a review about your stay. It helps us a lot. It's always nice to hear that Baia Sonambula is progressing in the right direction. Thanks again,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Baia Sonambula Guest House

Address: Praia do Tofo | Casa Barry Road, Tofo, Mozambique
Region: Mozambique > Inhambane Province > Tofo
Price Range: RM303 - RM504 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Baia Sonambula Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“I stayed in sea view bungalow 4 - a dull name of a honey moon suite out of this world. Normal price $250, but I got it at a discount as it was last minute. not sure it would be worth this kind of money - a fortune in Moz - but it certainly was wonderfully luxurious and beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles Jonty1982, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“2 and 3 are the best. 1 is also one of the ocean view (1-3) but it was close to some ongoing construction. 4-6 are the inside, no veranda.”
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“Nr. 4 has a private pool”
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“Room #3 is great!”
 of 5 bubbles Oldbackpack, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“When the room description says sea view - for once in descriptions by hotels - they really mean it!”
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