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The Zanzibari

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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Let's see...this is a good hotel, but there are plenty of things to improve if they want to survive in the future. Its an old-fashioned hotel and it seems much better in their website than in reality. There's no beach, there's an artificial beach inside...More

1  Thank DanHammondBCN
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We are just leaving this wonderful hotel perfect end after a 6 day safari in Tanzania. The food, people and location are amazing. The staff ensures your stay is comfortable and the chef pays close attention to detail and presentation in the delicious, fresh cuisine....More

Thank Pianopup
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We are so glad that we chose to come to The Zanzibari after an interesting but very strenuous sightseeing trip in Oman. Everything was exactly what we had hoped for and in many decades of travelling all over the world have found so seldom -...More

Thank Irene H
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Our 9 nights stay after four weeks of Safari in different countries was very pleasant and relaxing. A perfect service, the nice room and beautiful garden,excelent cleanliness and the quite surroundings made our stay unforgetable. All the stuff is watch- and helpfull. The pool was...More

Thank curodisa
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We absolutely loved our stay at The Zanzibari! We originally planned to stay 1 night, but extended to 8 nights once we were there. It has a GREAT vibe about it and is truly boutique and beautiful! It is the perfect place for relaxing!!!!! It...More

Thank alanakaye2014
Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania, Manager at The ZanzibariResponded 22 March 2018

Dear alanakaye2014, Thank you for staying at The Zanzibari and sharing your review on this platform. We are delighted to read that we were able to exceed your expectations and provide you a wonderful stay with us.Moreover, we are glad that you appreciated all our...More

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The Zanzibari is located in Nungwi on the northeastern tip of Zanzibar. Set above the beach on a low coral cliff with easy access to the sea you are offered privacy, peace and tranquility while taking in the ...More stunning views of the Indian Ocean. The hotel has many high quality facilities, including our infinity pool, spa and famous Dhow Restaurant. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pool & Beach (142)
Dining (62)
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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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