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The Zanzibari

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“low tide”(25 reviews)
“private pool”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Homepage mention this hotel to be Boutique and 4 stars. I did not get this impression while our visit. Earlier stay on Boutique hotels you get an unique experience with a touch of personal service, i did not get it here. I gave an feedback...More

Thank 970haavar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely STUNNING small resort. Beautiful gardens,swimming pool with gorgeous sea view, restaurant’s food is amazing!Rooms are spacious and beds are 5star!Very friendly staff.The only thing to know in advance is that we didn’t have a bar fridge in our room,which one needs as it’s so...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Zanzibari is a beautiful hotel. We had a 2 floor private chalet with a TV, sitting area, and private pool. The food is good but portions are quite small. Service is great and staff is very friendly in accommodating our requests and organizing trips...More

Thank Nour G
Reviewed 26 November 2017

My girlfriend and I stayed here for 4 nights and had a great time. The hotel grounds are beautiful and very well kept which makes for a very relaxing setting. The rooms are tidy and well equipped, the beds are comfortable and the decoration is...More

Thank Alexander N
Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania, General Manager at The ZanzibariResponded 29 November 2017

We appreciate the time taken into making this review. We are glad to know you had a fantastic stay with us. The staff are all committed to ensure you have a memorable getaway whilst here

Reviewed 13 November 2017

The staff was very helpful and kind. The rooms were very clean and peaceful. The grounds are clean and beautiful. I enjoyed every meal at the hotel. This hotel is great for a quiet getaway. The hotel isn't far from Kendwa beach where you can...More

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Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania, General Manager at The ZanzibariResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you for your gracious review. We are glad to know that you had a memorable stay with us and that you appreciate the efforts of our staff. Karibu!

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$162 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#9 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$162 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#9 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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2007collleenp
2 November 2017|
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Response from Mario M | Reviewed this property |
Colleen, definitively yes. The Zanzibari can offer you everything you are looking for, a second floor room with an ocean view, although the rooms are not in the front, you can still see the ocean no more than a 100 ft away... More
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sabbie2006
5 May 2017|
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Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania | Property representative |
There is a change in tide about every 6 hours whereby you'll experience high tide and low tide. In December, there are usually strong winds as compared to mid-year. Swimming and other beach activities will be determined by... More
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Juliana789
17 March 2017|
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Response from wmalli | Reviewed this property |
Beautiful beach. At low tide you can walk out and see star fish, sea urchins, crabs etc. Not sure about the weather in April as we went in November. It was hot, even on cloudy days but the cloud didn't last long. Also the... More
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"Every room looks to the gardens, try to get the ones on the second floor, you will get a sea view too"
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"Excellent for R&R"
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"I think the sea view was slightly better from the first floor."
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"pick one with a sea view"
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