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Pongwe Bay Resort

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Overview
Po Box 581, Pongwe Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

I stay around 200 nights per year in hotels but this one is one of if not THE cleanest during the stay. It got thoroughly cleaned all 4 morning during my 4 nights stay with a group. The personable was friendly and accommodating, making it...More

Thank Matilda F
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Not much more to add, just be aware that pongwe bay it is a calm place, perfect for relaxing. The staff is very friendly, food is good, and the rooms are very nice and clean. We enjoyed it a lot and regret that we didnt...More

Thank DavidM23735
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Hakuna Matata, meaning no worries - the philosophy on Zanzibar - an inclusive and harmonious people and place to stay. Why can't other countries just be like this? Everything at the hotel was perfect, although you might read some reviews on Booking.com or other sites...More

Thank davidmA6362QX
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Nearly a 5 for me. Spent 6 days there in July. The staff were very friendly but the stand out staff were the cleaners (never said this before)... they used to pick flowers every day and place them on your bed - nice touch. The...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We where 9 people staying at Pongwe Bay. It is a nice and quiet place. The personel are all really nice and minded to give a great service. Rooms where ok. Bungalows nice and cool. Restaurant really good. Great food. A good place to relax....More

Thank SusanneEBlaa77
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$101 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Pongwe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$101 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Pongwe
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Traveller (302)
Pool & Beach (81)
Room & Suite (43)
Dining (20)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Location
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Contact
Po Box 581, Pongwe Tanzania
Getting there
Kisauni Airport28 km
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pedr0mfg0mes
11 October 2017|
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Response from uncieray | Reviewed this property |
Hello When we were there (in July) the beach was not swimmable at all. There was a lot of seaweed and most of it (except near the hotel area) was not cleaned up so it started to smell a bit funny. As a result of the... More
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Nathan M
16 September 2017|
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Response from NL33 | Reviewed this property |
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Abhishek S
15 October 2016|
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Response from Claire F | Reviewed this property |
The beach is truly fabulous with beautiful soft white sand. There are the odd bits of trash washed up on the beach, but seriously no beach is exempt from that (due to us litterbugs all around the world). The tides go out... More
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"One of the huts (4 rooms)"
HexiH
04 Aug 2018
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"They are all excellent"
X4175GAsimonb
17 Jul 2018
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"The rooms are very comfortable, our room had one king size bed and one individual size, both beds have..."
gerard0j0ser
28 Mar 2018
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"You are seated at the same table every night - so choose a good one. Order a house near the pool area and..."
NL33
30 Mar 2017
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