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The Zanzibari

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“low tide”(25 reviews)
“private pool”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Hotel Zanzibari is a small and intimate hotel. The staff provides personal and dedicated service to guests. For example: we had changes in flight time and the crew helped us in dealing with the local branches of the company.The hotel area is well kept and...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The Zanzabari was great! Very peaceful and it felt like it was just for us. The only drawback is that it was quite a ways from the main beach (some might call that a plus!!) Food was great. Service was better! Rooms were spot on....More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This cute small boutique hotel is a total gem. Beautiful beach front and can swim straight out at high tide. Sunrises are amazing. Pool is perfect size and very few people around. Great for a more relaxing and private holiday. The village is a short...More

1  Thank Matt H
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had an amazing stay in this hotel in Nungwi. The hotel is in a very good location in Nungwi, the beach is small (more intimate) but the water is great, so blue. It is also very close to the Jety restaurant which is amazing,...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Just returned from a 4 night stay at the Zanzibar, the hotel is lovely. The staff are all very nice, from the management, waiters, cleaning staff and security guys they are all friendly and helpful. The room was very comfortable, food was excellent and the...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$162 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#9 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$162 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#9 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (382)
Room & Suite (220)
Pool & Beach (130)
Dining (59)
Hotel & Grounds (252)
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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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"Every room looks to the gardens, try to get the ones on the second floor, you will get a sea view too"
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"Excellent for R&R"
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"I think the sea view was slightly better from the first floor."
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"pick one with a sea view"
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