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Essque Zalu Zanzibar

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On my first visit to Zanzibar (in April 2018) I spend a couple of memorable days with my family (One year old daughter & wife) at the Essque Zalu Zanzibar resort. I would rate it as one of the best resort experiences I've ever had!...More

Thank TravellingSahil
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now this review is way overdue i should have done it sooner just went through my gallery saw the pictures and relieved the precious moments a fresh and boy was it amazing!!! 5 days 4 nights away from the city looking for a getaway somewhere...More

Thank 154jules
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an amazing experience staying here as the service was top notch. Good spread of breakfast and dinner and lots of drinks. I want to go back for sure! The hotel was kept clean at all times. However the roads to the hotel were...More

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Thank Sook Mun Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After some other than ideal issues during our trip to Africa it was a relief to end our trip on a high note. The staff, other then security, were all super friendly and helpful. The service is very slow but the food is good and...More

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Thank kdawson515
Reviewed 19 May 2018

My girlfriend booked 3 nights here to celebrate my birthday. We were treated to a complementary private dinner on the first night to celebrate. The service is excellent, with all staff being very helpful and accommodating. As it was during the low season, we were...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$399 - US$693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
#5 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$399 - US$693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
#5 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (180)
Amenities (89)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Stefan R
6 November 2016|
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Response from haffyfeet | Reviewed this property |
No not from here... go towards The east of Zanzibar for some excellent deals on scuba and the snorkelling.
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Michele F
13 September 2016|
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Response from Shahid A | Reviewed this property |
you could take a taxi to the main nungwi beach thats like 5 mins away for 10 usd maximum. yes safari is a good option as well however please check on the season as if its the rainy season then safari would not be a good... More
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tonilee_13
7 September 2016|
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Response from Silviaoxx | Reviewed this property |
No, it is not. We paid for it separately. It is not too expensive.
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"All rooms are exclusive be it facing the garden or the ocean."
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"Ocean Facing Suites are affordable but quite roomy and you get to enjoy your space."
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