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    Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol Resorts

    17-19 Bairro de Outubro, Vilanculos, Mozambique
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good26%
    • Average5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 27 July 2015

    What a great place to stay at! Location is excellent, food is fantastic and the staff is great - they couldn't do enough for us and they did it with a smile. Well done to ALL at Casa Rex and thank you for a very...More

    1  Thank ColetteandMark
    Response from Melonie_Glyn-Woods, General Manager at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol ResortsResponded 3 August 2015

    Thanks so much for your lovely comments, we do hope that you'll visit us again one day. Melonie

    Reviewed 19 July 2015

    A wonderful luxurious hotel, set in its own beautiful grounds high above a beach. The sunrise each morning is a magical experience. The rooms are fantastic, with a balcony looking out to sea. Great food, served in an open terrace restaurant. The owners could not...More

    1  Thank david w
    Response from Melonie_Glyn-Woods, General Manager at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol ResortsResponded 27 July 2015

    I am pleased that you had time to relax after your safari and that you enjoyed your stay at Casa Rex so much and especially the bird life. We will always remember you when Wimbledon comes around sitting on the pool patio watching on the...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

    A charming group of people look after you once you get over the surprise of an unprepossessing entrance. These people and the gorgeous views from the dining area make up for the initial setback. Everything runs smoothly and nothing seems any trouble at all. Gluten-free...More

    1  Thank MALINIW W
    Response from Melonie_Glyn-Woods, General Manager at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol ResortsResponded 9 July 2015

    What a lovely review, thanks so much. Yes, Casa Rex was originally a private home built more than a decade ago with great love and on one of the prime sites in Vilanculos. Despite the extensive extension and remodelling which has been done since its...More

    Reviewed 4 June 2015

    We had a one night stay over at the end of our holiday. We were pleasantly surprised as finding decent accomodation in Vilancoulis is not easy. We stayed in Deacrea villas a few Kms from the hotel. It was away from the hustle and bustle...More

    Thank roslynb176
    Response from Melonie_Glyn-Woods, General Manager at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol ResortsResponded 5 June 2015

    Thanks so much for your review. Our beautiful Villas at Deacra, with their multi-level design and attractive furnishings are perfect for families and friends who require up to 3 double, en-suite bedrooms, with self-cater facilities. Fully equipped and with absolutely stunning 360 panoramic views they...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    Like some others, I have struggled writing a review of this hotel. I know that at least some of my dissatisfaction was not the fault of the hotel, but a function of Vilanculos being a sub-par beach destination. Quite honestly, with so many wonderful beaches...More

    5  Thank matrlaw
    Response from Melonie_Glyn-Woods, General Manager at Casa Rex Boutique Hotel by Sol ResortsResponded 2 June 2015

    We appreciate you taking the trouble to write such a detailed review. It is disappointing that the unparalleled natural beauty of this area and the many different activities it actually offers were overshadowed by your personal experiences here, especially since the couple with whom you...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$157 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • Mozambique >
    • Inhambane Province >
    • Vilanculos
    • Also Known As
    • Casa Rex Hotel Vilanculos
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    Aron V
    8 October 2016|
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    Response from Nicolandia | Reviewed this property |
    Why don't you contact them directly?
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    19 September 2016|
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    Response from vickie09 | Reviewed this property |
    Not that I was aware of at all . Tour of local market tho !
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    13 April 2016|
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    Response from ARBakker | Reviewed this property |
    Hello Jessica, I know Vilanculos pretty well because I lived there for several years. The town is a save place to stay, don't worry. Lots of things to do and see there. Casa Rex is ok although the service and quality of food... More
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