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"The Lars Family Homestead" Hotel Sidi Driss Tip by call_me_rhia

Hotel Sidi Driss, Matmata: 56 reviews and 7 photos

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by call_me_rhia
 
 

It's one of the larger underground houses (troglodyte homes) turned into a hotel, There are 145 for 20 rooms and a restaurant and bar. I can't comment on the rooms though, since I just wanted to visit the location.

Unique Qualities: It's planet Tatooine here. Hotel Sidi Driss is where the interiors of Uncle Owen and Aunt Beru's house were filmed in Star Wars. Strictly for die-hard fans or tour groups.

Address: Old Matmata
Price Comparison: about average
Directions: following the road southwest out of Gabes, direction New Matmata (you'll see signs showing Les Troglodytes )
Phone: (05) 230005
Theme: Hotel
Website: http://www.hotel-sidi-driss.com

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 8, 2002
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