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Southern Sun Maputo

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For the perfect combination of sun, sea and sand, the Southern Sun Maputo is spectacularly situated on the magnificent Mozambique coast. Conveniently located only 7km from the International Airport and 5 minutes from the city centre, the hotel offers you the most desirable destination for a tropical vacation along the shores of the Indian Ocean. The well appointed, comfortable and tastefully decorated guest rooms are all equipped with air conditioning, telephone with voice mail and wake-up facilities, wireless Internet, satellite TV, in-room safe and in-room tea and coffee. For your added convenience there is an in-house hairdressing salon and boutique. At the Southern Sun Maputo your time is your own. You may choose to relax on the pool terrace and enjoy the warm African sunshine, or you may prefer more adventurous options. If you feel like exploring, there are exciting city tours for taking in the exotic sights and sounds of Maputo. The city has a rich history and a fascinating mix of diverse cultures. By day or by night you will feel the energetic pulse of this enigmatic city beating to the vibrant rhythm of Africa.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
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Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Ocean View
Great View
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Fantastic atmosphere and position.The ambiance is amazing and I liked the boos and setting of the fig tree pub.I also noticed that the beach was cleaned and there is good security, a place to be enjoyed, with very friendly and attentive staff,
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Response from CarlaF3369, Manager at Southern Sun Maputo
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and kind words. We take the comments of our guests very seriously, as our goal is to always improve on meeting and exceeding expectations. We are very proud of our team as they have built a reputation of excellence through their hard work and dedication to guest satisfaction. We look forward in welcoming you back soon. Warm Mozambican Regards, Carla
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Nice place to stay for vacation or workConf rooms are well servicedHotel has beach facing pool and leisure areaStaff are polite professional and willing to helpIf you like sea food- this place is for you- the Chefs are really good at what they make for lunches and dinners!
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Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Response from CarlaF3369, Manager at Southern Sun Maputo
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words and review. We are proud of all of our staff members, who take it upon themselves day in and day out, to provide that quality customer service that our guests deserve and expect. Looking forward to welcome you back in the near future. Warm Mozambican Regards, Carla
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We stayed at the Southern Sun Maputo for a week after Christmas 2018, and had the best experience ever. Chris Sengulane and his team were consumate hosts, the kids were well looked after and had the time of their lives. Thanks for everything and all your efforts Chris, please
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Response from CarlaF3369, Manager at Southern Sun Maputo
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for the review. What a pleasure to read your encouraging review. We are delighted to read that your experiences are always memorable and enjoyable during your stay with us. It is wonderful to receive positive and encouraging feedback from our guests and this only motivates our team to strive to do better everytime. Looking forward in welcoming you back on your next visit to Maputo. Warm Mozambican regards, Carla
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I stayed at the Southern Sun hotel for 5 nights. It was a very good stay. - Rooms are clean (as is the rest of the hotel). Only problem with the room that I had was it took at least 5 minutes to get hot water for a shower (neither of my colleagues had this problem) - The
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Response from CarlaF3369, Manager at Southern Sun Maputo
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for the review. What a pleasure to read your encouraging review. We are delighted to read that your experiences are always memorable and enjoyable during your stay with us. It is wonderful to receive positive and encouraging feedback from our guests and this only motivates our team to strive to do better everytime. Looking forward in welcoming you back on your next visit to Maputo. Warm Mozambican regards, Carla
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Respect the people at Tsogo Sun Maputo, They are professionals.and well groomed The lounges are beautiful and clean, great service. The eating area awesome, food is greatsafety outstanding.Thank you for a awesome weekend
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Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Response from CarlaF3369, Manager at Southern Sun Maputo
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Delighted that you enjoyed our facilities, services and location and that we were able to exceed your expectations. We look forward to welcome you back in the near future. Warm Mozambican Regards, Carla
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Good size bed, bathroom in the background.
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There aren't mosquito nets in the hotel but there is good airconditioning which helps keep mosquitoes away. Ensure to spray with Tabard as well. The Central market is a 5 minute drive away.
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Metical, you can change U$D's to the local currency at the hotel, they have a great rate of exchange
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Yes. you can swim. its a public beach. I am here now I will upload one picture soon
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"Spring for an ocean view room!"
"Ask for an Ocean view room."
"Room 495 overlooks the ocean"
"Try and get a room with a sea view"
"Always request a room with a sea view, you won't want to leave your balcony!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$210 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
southern sun maputo hotel maputoholiday inn maputosouthern sun hotel maputo
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Holiday Inn
LOCATION
MozambiqueMaputo ProvinceMaputo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
269
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