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Hotel Cardoso

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Cardosa Hotel garden seating has great views of the Maputo skyline and the new bridge being built. It is an excellent spot for sundowners and the service is friendly. We only had drinks here. Prices are rather high.

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Palermo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please do not let yourself be tricked by the way the hotel looks from the OUTSIDE. Even though the terrace, swimming pool and the overall outside setting are ok most of rooms are small, smelly, full of mosquitoes and especially OLD.Really unomfortable. Also bathroom amenities are a disaster. The hotel for some reason is considered a sort of landmark hence...

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Cardoso Quick registrations Friendly Staff Nice neat and large rooms Free Wifi, Good Views, Good breakfast - Hope some veg items can be increased The rooms public areas and gardens are well maintained, clean as much as you may expect for a hotel that has been in operation for so long...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cardoso is one of Maputo's old gems and has been going for many years. As one would expect from a hotel of this calibrate it is maintained in a pristine condition and one cannot fault the decor of the public areas or rooms. Rack rates are quite high in the hotel and we managed to find a 50% "secret"...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The view from from my balcony was spectacular, well kept gardens and pool area,staff were attentive without being overpowering, and my pet hate was addressed here, the wifi worked well. I'll be travelling frequently to Maputo in the future, so look forward to my next visit.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The rooms public areas and gardens are well maintained, clean as much as you may expect for a hotel that has been in operation for so long. The bed was comfy and the sea view very enjoyable. Food was very good and so were the beverage choices. The greatest compliment I can give was that the service from reception, the...

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South Africa
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Enjoyed a four day conference in Maputo and we stayed at the hotel with their friendly staff. Very enjoyable stay with awesome views. Old colonial hotel but currently it is dated but clean rooms with good breakfast.

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Great hotel. Old. but excellent service. Has a very good gym that includes a sauna. Food quality was good. A very good view of the ocean. I enjoyed my stay at this hotel. I would definitely go back in the future.

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Guest R, General Manager at Hotel Cardoso, responded to this review

Dear "Jolynbaz", Thank you so much for your review and comments regarding your stay with us. It's such a nice compliment to hear that you will definitely be returning to us again in the future. I am particularly pleased that you recognize we're getting on a bit. Though age is but a number (better halved) we are particularly proud of...

Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Had another lovely stay at this hotel and everything was gretfrom room, Baar service and breakfast! Lovely courteous staff who were great throughout and even assisted me with an extra early breakfast as I had to leave at 6am! Pity I did not have an ocean facing room this time , hopefully next month!

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

High up on a mountain side, allows for fantastic views of the surroundings. Morning breakfast on the patio made special with the sea view. Evening drinks around the pool, beautiful setting and to round it off - splendid music

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sitting on a cliff top in the heart of Maputo, set in lush gardens with panoramic views over Maputo Bay, lies Cardoso Hotel, the perfect place to savour the true spirit of Mozambican hospitality. Boasting 130 spacious en-suite bedrooms and suites especially tailored for the most discerning traveler. Since opening in 1919, this majestic and iconic hotel has captured attention through its blend of Portuguese and Italian architecture positioning it as one of the most historic and finest buildings in Maputo, hosting guests from far and wide who seek a place to explore our cities´ colorful history. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cardoso

Address: Avenida Martires de Mueda 707, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
Region: Mozambique > Maputo Province > Maputo
Price Range: €136 - €234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Cardoso 4*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Cardoso Hotel Maputo
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Maputo
#4 Luxury Hotel in Maputo
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