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Kiwengwa Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a smaller 17 unit accommodation that works hard to compete with the larger hotels. The service and the overall care given to all the guests was outstanding. The grounds and the buildings are well kept and in great shape.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an idyllic place to stay Great choice in food Fabulous views of sand and the Indian ocean Superbly peaceful and relaxing Fantastic and very friendly and helpful staff Our dream holiday became a reality here

Thank Bryan F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Shooting Star Lodge is synonymous with pure relaxation, charm, fine cuisine and exoticism. The owner is on the spot and with his staff he tries to fulfil all wishes and to offer a great service to the guests. dear Elly, we enjoy the time here...More

Thank CHDavid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This boutique accommodation is tastefully decorated in a "Zanzibarian style". The white cottages are spacious with lovely views of the sea; the owner kindly upgraded us to single cottages as we had difficulties with the stairs in the 2 bedroom one, most appreciated. The food...More

Thank Pathfinder517336
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Shooting Star Lodge for a week after a very hectic and busy week of safari. This was just what our family needed! This small lodge had perfect rooms to accommodate our 4 teenagers, with plenty of room and good size beds....More

Thank dqhshaw
Response from Christine S, Owner at Shooting Star LodgeResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was a big pleasure for us to host you and your family at Shooting Star Lodge. We wish you all the best. Elly & Christine with Team

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Description
Shooting Star Lodge is a small family-run lodge set on a cliff on the North end of the stunning Kiwengwa beach. Famous for its good local food and intimate atmosphere, the lodge has 3 different types of More accommodation: 5 Garden Lodge Rooms, 10 Sea View Cottages (4 of them are on two floors, ideal for families) and 2 Monsoon Villa Suites with Private Pool and Rooftop Terrace. The fantastic infinity pool has one of the best views on Zanzibar and is the perfect place to cool down. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$158 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shooting Star Hotel Zanzibar
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Kiwengwa
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$158 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shooting Star Hotel Zanzibar
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Kiwengwa
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Dining (21)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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Stanley107
1 August 2015|
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Response from Amy T | Reviewed this property |
It's really relaxed - no dress code for dining, flip flops absolutely fine.
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Caroline G
1 June 2015|
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Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge | Property representative |
Yes, we provide you with beach towels in your room. And pool towels can be found at the pool.
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Cristina C
1 September 2014|
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Response from Sarah W | Reviewed this property |
Looks like you can also book through agoda Or just found their site shootingstar
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Room Tips
"Cottages 3 and 4 have nice sea views."
Pathfinder517336
4 weeks ago
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"Splurge for the ocean view, it's why you're there."
ajs499
26 Dec 2017
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"Ocean view room"
ISMETCENGIC
05 Oct 2017
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"Rooms 1 & 2 are interconnecting but furthest from the bar and not with the best views of the ocean,..."
925timl
06 Sep 2017
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