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The Zanzibari

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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“low tide”(27 reviews)
“small hotel”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel for several nights recently. There were two of us and we had one of the two villas that have a small pool and a little garden with a view of the sea. The beach is rocky and did not look...More

Thank GoMundo
Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania, Manager at The ZanzibariResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear GoMundo, Thank you for sharing your feedback following your recent stay with us. It warms our heart to know that your stay with us was beyond expectations and thank you for highlighting the Hotel , Rooms, Staff and the Food. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

Zanzibar In March is a perfect destination, if you are looking for a really relaxing time. Not Much to do in the evening, but exactly what we were looking for!!. We were lucky the weather was perfect, only some patchy rain, and thunderstorm in the...More

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Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania, Manager at The ZanzibariResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing us and taking the time to make a review on this platform. We are pleased to read your positive feedback on our location, food and colleagues’ hospitality. We are doing our utmost to provide the highest level of service...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

The Zanzabari is a nice little hotel that is run by a small team. The main restauraunt is cool, with a wooden rustic feel. The breakfasts are delicious, recommend the banana pancakes and cheesy beans and loved the coffee. Also the lunches were lovely -...More

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Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania, Manager at The ZanzibariResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We truly appreciate the time you have taken in sharing with us your recent experience. It warms our heart to read that you had a wonderful stay with us and we appreciate your positive comments about our service,food and facilities. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We booked through expedia and we booked a villa, it said there two room . We were 3 people and when we arrived to the villa we found out that second room was upstairs and it was not covered, it like terrace ,It was impossible...More

Thank Alican K
Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania, Manager at The ZanzibariResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review here on TripAdvisor. As we are committed to deliver exceptional service every time, we are in process of continuously improving our guests’ expectations. Therefore, we regret to learn that you were not...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$159 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#7 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$159 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (411)
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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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"Sea view with breeze off the ocean is probably best"
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"Frangipani Villa has just one room."
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"Worth spending the extra money on one of the two Frangipani villas, marvellous position and ocean view"
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"Room 8 is nice"
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