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Zanzibar Ocean View

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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good24%
  • Average34%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible14%
2 weeks ago
“The best hotel in Zanzibar”
18 Jun 2017
“Horrible ”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff and very supportive owner Jacob. The chief made a great food every day. We also enjoyed the chistmas dinner, barman Davis always created a great and delicious coctails for us so the time here was relaxing and I charged my energy back.

Thank René H
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Do not stay here Very run down seemed to be the only people there. VERY depressing hotel. Out of there rooms in two showers were not working!!! On top of it the staff was very very unfriendly when we complained. I can not recommend it...More

Thank NinaMariaF
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed for one night as part of tour group. Went for lunch and was only table in restaurant. Waitress was rude and unhelpful (rolling her eyes when asking questions about the menu). Food arrived and two meals had shards of glass in vegetable samosas (after...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

In stayed in Room 4 during a business travel to Zanzibar last week - 27th to 29th April. Found a dead lizard in the mosquito net and then a worm which looked like a small snake on the floor. The shower was rusty and the...More

Thank Shipango M
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived the place late at night and the staff was quite reluctant to show us the rooms etc. The facility has a very beautiful location, garden and decoration but the rooms are too far from the reception. In my room the internet, hot water...More

Thank Didem T
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Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$79 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#111 On the Beach Hotel in Zanzibar Island
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#111 On the Beach Hotel in Zanzibar Island
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"Rooms on the top floor and over looking the ocean have a great view"
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"Don't know if there are any good rooms here"
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"The 4 rooms facing sea are the furthest out with not much of a view and thus may not be wothwhile."
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"Haggle for the rooms with beach views...."
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