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Kibigija, Jambiani KI1235 Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With great astonishment I just read the previous review about Cool Runnings, a very welcoming place where we had a great time yesterday. I stay at Sea View with my family, which is nice, but after spending an afternoon and evening at Cool Runnings I...More

Thank Elmerroze
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pictures look much nicer than a reality is. The place is basically a bungalow with three guest rooms. The one we were allocated was filled with beds and felt small extremely crowded. The floor had pieces of old rugs covering it, the bathroom had a...More

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Response from Anna S, Owner at Cool RunningsResponded 2 days ago

Uncivilized and Rude It is not that we are shocked by a review full of lies like this. It happens sometimes. But the thing that is different this time that the writer of this review is so frustrated that he is blaming the establishment for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for a place that was low-cost, a great value with quality amenities- I found all that and more here at Cool Runnings. Very clean, well run, low-key lodge with friendly, hospitable owner and staff- Frank and Jackie welcomed me and took such...More

Thank edalbershardt
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Cool Runnings is a small but very well run Guesthouse with a good restaurant and brilliant owners. Detail to personal attention, great hospitality and time taken to host, inform and accompany guests on trips of interest all over Zanzibar. A perfect place to RELAX and...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We've been up and down the east coast of Zanzibar. From Kizumkazi to Mtemwere, we even tried living on the west in Chuini while being here on the Island. No place, no place was as complete as the experience we got at Cool Runnings. If...More

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About
Description
Cool Runnings is located on the beachfront of Jambiani village and offers a rustic thatched-roof bar and sun deck overlooking the Indian Ocean. With traditional Zanzibar furnishings, all rooms feature a private More entrance and come with air conditioning, a bathroom with a shower. Cool Runnings serves breakfast daily and the restaurant offers a selection of dishes. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$62 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$62 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (16)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Lynn A
23 July 2015|
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Response from Frank T | Property representative |
Hi Lynn, !7th - 22nd September is still possible. You have to change your booking with Booking. a.s.a.p. Regards, Anna Shija Cool Runnings
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Lynn A
19 July 2015|
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Response from Frank T | Property representative |
Dear Lynn, We can guarantee peace and quiet. All 3 of our rooms are private with a private bathroom. Swimming is possible right in front of the house, but only during the hours before and after high tide (twice per 24... More
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"All rooms are great!"
edalbershardt
1 week ago
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"All three rooms are quiet except for bird noise; no traffic atll"
alanv612
03 Dec 2016
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"Good beds, aico and ven. Nice decorated. "
Baspoppetje
20 Feb 2016
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"There's one family room and two rooms for couples, which are similar."
ralinapp
16 Jan 2016
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