The capital of Mozambique, Maputo, is a vibrant hub of soul food, stunning architecture and a lively street life. Emerging from this are some fabulous accommodation options to suit all types of travelers, no matter what your budget. Whether you’re looking for a good time or just wanting to explore new places but are unsure where to stay, check out this list of the best places to stay in Maputo, Mozambique.
If you’re looking for an alternative to the larger hotels, this boutique style guest house is a welcoming oasis in the heart of Maputo. Here, you can relax in private rooms, all with a suite, and enjoy the views of the city from your terrace with an ice cold cocktail. Kitchen and lounge areas are shared, which gives you the opportunity to meet other like-minded travelers, and a fresh continental breakfast is included in the price. Situated within walking distance to main attractions such as the Fortress of Maputo, Cathedral and Tunduro Botanical Gardens you can take advantage of their pool to cool off on your return or take a quick walk to the beach.
This little hideaway is an ideal choice if you love the beach as it’s only a 6-minute walk away! They offer private rooms, with differing options for balconies, en-suite or shared bathroom according to your budget, but all within the realm of a friendly atmosphere. For 5 USD extra, you can have a delicious continental breakfast from the comfort of the communal terrace with its great views of the city. It’s one of the best-rated locations and close to local markets, restaurants, and cafe-bars, and you can even hire a bicycle here to explore Maputo further.
Situated in a central and safe neighborhood of Maputo this charming and comfortable one-bedroom flat is great for either business or holiday trips for up to two people. Kick back and relax in beautifully decorated and airy surroundings with excellent facilities to cook dinner if you fancy a night in. For nights out, this street is within walking distance to the best spots to watch the sunset in town and to several restaurants. The hosts are extremely helpful and even offer pick ups from the airport when possible; they also provide a Tip Book which is full of useful information to help you enjoy your stay.
Modern flat in city center
Price: from 45 USD
Number of Guests: 2
You’ll be amazed by the bird’s eye view of the Maputo landscape from this rooftop apartment in the touristic heart of Maputo. A cozy and comfortable apartment suitable for a couple with options for guests on a sofa bed, it’s an affordable option for couples, solo and business travelers. Centrally located, it’s a close walking distance to popular bars, restaurants, and the Polana shopping center. When you simply want to relax from sightseeing, take advantage of the fantastic views from the terrace.
The best rooftop in town
Price: from 65 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Book this lovely, family-friendly apartment with reliable security and garden and pool facilities. The apartment is one section of a grand, beautiful home designed by renowned architect Jose Forjaz, with elegant finishes carefully selected by the owners. It has fantastic access to the city beach, local seafood restaurants where you can watch the sunset over the sea. Fully equipped with everything you need to make your stay as homey as possible.
Casa dos Cactos: Entire apartment w/access to poolMaputo, Cidade de Maputo, Mozambique
Top guest reviewsso relaxing and comfortable with all the amenities you needdstv and free wifi availablethere is a medium sized pool in the courtyard which is great for laps or kidswe are grateful to our host having provided such a well equipped apartment with a beautiful spacious balconythe house is beautiful with very comfortable bedroom and bathroomplace is clean and well decorated with special touchesthe room itself was great - clean cosy and aircondotionedvery clean and everything clearly marked and explaineddue to the daily house keeping the house is always clean
Host:a great host family indeedsofia was a wonderful hostthe hosts are very welcoming and helpfuljorge was a great host and so the whole familyvery helpful guests and staffRead more reviewsvery nice place close to the sea maritimo and shopping mallawesome place well located and beautifulgreat place located in the heart of maputoreally enjoyed the location as wellthe location was perfect for us
If you’re looking for the perfect spot during your stay in Maputo, then this fantastic apartment is the ideal choice for your visit. Modern and expertly equipped to make your stay as comfortable as possible, it features a double bed and private balcony in shared accommodation with one person and includes all mod cons, the internet and a maid service to take care of all your laundry. In close proximity to restaurants, bakeries, coffee shops, bars, parks and art galleries as well as plenty of public transportation.
Beautiful room with private balcony
Price: from 29 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Hotel Atlantis 2 is ideally located for travelers wanting to make the most of their holiday for local attractions, restaurants, seafood, and beaches. It offers double, single and twin bedrooms equipped with air conditioning, flat-screen TV with satellite channels and private bathrooms. Enjoy tasty dishes from the ala carte menu in their on-site restaurant and breakfast is included in the price. This is a 3-star value for money.
Hotel Atlantis 2
Address: Av Paulo Samuel Kankhomba 789
VIP room facilities Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Laundry Thermometers for guests provided by property Process in place to check health of guests Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Newspapers Fax/photocopying
This Japanese style hotel is located in a safe area close to the center of Maputo and local attractions. You can book comfortable, air-conditioned deluxe rooms complete with satellite TV and WiFi, either with a pool or garden views. Enjoy their facilities of the fitness or spa and wellness centers and take a dip in the outdoor pool to refresh yourself. In addition to being close to local restaurants and bars, you can relax in their garden restaurant for some great local food.
Find your perfect getaway
Maputo’s newly found confidence keeps on growing and with it, more and more unique accommodation keeps on cropping up. This list of places to stay should help you decide which are the best to choose from, whatever your tastes or your traveling itineraries. Book one of these amazing places and enjoy the rest of your holiday!
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