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The Zanzibari

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Traveller (432)
Room & Suite (241)
Pool & Beach (142)
Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“low tide”(28 reviews)
“five courses”(3 reviews)
“small hotel”(11 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviews (385)
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All reviewslow tidefive coursessmall hotelunforgettable holidaythis wonderful hotelplunge poolnearby villagewalk along the beachstone town tourthe north endliving areawe loved our staymain beachindian oceanhalf boardpeace and quietprivate beach area
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is very very friendly. It handles all my needs well.The view is very good.Meals are also very good. I especially liked the pineapple juice that I could drink at this hotel.Everything is perfect.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We lived in Zanzibari for 3 days, the property is pristine and beautiful. It’s right on the beach, you could walk a few mtrs to swim in the sea. Rooms are clean and tidy. Even for the high priced luxury category place - They don’t...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite we had a problem with our reservation at our arrival, because of a double reservation of our suite, the manager fix the problem diligently.The place is amazing, the accomodations are very good, and the people is the best part of the hotel.Thanks for your...More

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Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner here and one night and totally hated it.the food took 2 hours to come and we were about to leave when it came.it was cold with no taste. We ordered crab and it was just shredded pieces of rubbish.on further enquiry...More

1  Thank frequenterest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my partner stayed there for 6 nights. Staff is very friendly, food is nice but I wouldn’t go for the 3 or 5 course menu... a bit overpriced and it all comes to quick. The regular menu to choose from is great! The...More

Thank Sofie D
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Description
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 Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Family
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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
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$161 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Zanzibari Hotel Nungwi
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$161 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Zanzibari Hotel Nungwi
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
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Traveller (432)
Room & Suite (241)
Pool & Beach (142)
Dining (62)
Amenities (11)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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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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