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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good36%
  • Average30%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
18 Feb 2018
“reasonable”
5 Apr 2018
“Great location ... but little else to recommend.”
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The Base is in a beautiful part of town, and if you're lucky enough to get a dorm with no one else in its, this is a good deal. But if you end up in their only private room (sharing a bathroom with eight others...More

Thank Mecklen
Response from TheBaseMozambique, Manager at The BaseResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mecklen, Thank you very much for your comment and important feedback. I would like to inform you that The Base is from 1 May 2018 under new management. We have already started with some improvements in infrastructures, namely: i) painting and renovation of the...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018

I travel a lot, but I've never been to a hostel this bad. The receptionist was on her mobile phone most of the time, simply ignoring guests who wanted to check in and letting them wait. When we finally got into the room, the sheets...More

1  Thank AnnaGaruna
Response from TheBaseMozambique, Manager at The BaseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anna, Thank you for your comment and important feedback. I'am so sorry for your experience and I wish The Base can compensate you in a next opportunity. However I would like to inform you that The Base is under new management since May 1,...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018

We thought we'd save money by staying at The Base and ended up regretting it entirely. As we arrived, the receptionist was having a personal phone call with her feet on the table for 10 minutes assuming we couldn't understand the conversation. We eventually got...More

1  Thank bradleyblackburn
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The lady running the hostel is very nice and can arrange things for you. The beds are decent, but no covers are supplied. The wifi is spotty and there are no chargers for your devices in the room. You can charge in the living room.

Thank Saskia T
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
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bkm2015
20 July 2016|
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Response from TheBaseMozambique | Property representative |
Hi, the Tropical Air Tours stop is the nearest one. Regards, Kim Cruz
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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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