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Oriental Hotel

Ali Matan Mosque Road, Hargeysa, Somalia
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Oriental this year, six years after I first was here. The hotel was Hargeisa's first, according to my sources, and after it was opened in 1953, visitors had to take off their shoes to enter. It was badly damaged during the war...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

The rooms here are very simple, with only a fan and no hot water, but rooms are clean. (admittedly there was a strange smell in the toilet). The price of 15 USD per night is reasonable, which also includes a small breakfast and tea. Most...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank edwardc27
Reviewed May 3, 2018

Nice place to stay in Hargeisa. Old fashion building in the hearth of the city market. I spent there 1 night and it was worth since bars, restaurants, shops,etc. are all in the nearby. Bring ear taps if you do not want to be awaken...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank LampoViaggiatore
Reviewed April 8, 2018

In downtown Hargeisa, this Hotel is well known amoungst travellers and locals. Wifi is decent in the courtyard but doesn't reach the rooms. Unfortunately my room smelt severely of smoke so I'm assuming they allow individuals to smoke in the rooms. Room has a TV,...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Dan N
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

The rooms are fine and there is hot water and wifi. The best part is the restaurant - not only because of food. It’s the best place to meet other travelers and locals as well. Most people working at the reception speak English but the...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Manel I
August 1, 2018|
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Response from LampoViaggiatore | Reviewed this property |
Hi, bargaining a lot you can get at 15$. Normal price 20-30$ depending on the room. Have a nice trip!
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Tamama
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Cant add emails as posting guidelines dont allow- google it you will get the email
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"Choose a room away from the mosque."
512ingvarb
1 week ago
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"market city location, supporting hotel staff"
giorgiobB7180IU
Oct. 2, 2017
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"they have single rooms and double rooms both oriental worth to stay in Hargeysa"
R4883GDmohameda
Mar. 31, 2017
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"The local mosque is right next door, so you will wake early. Rooms 108 and 109 are big and have balconies."
bobinathens
Jun. 15, 2016
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