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Melia Zanzibar

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Traveller (2483)
Room & Suite (574)
Pool & Beach (533)
Ratings and reviews
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gabi beach”(199 reviews)
“tapas”(42 reviews)
“jetty bar”(33 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
5 Star Hotel
The Melia Hotel and Resort is Zanzibar's leading international resort, situated on the north-east coast of the island. Melia Zanzibar is built on a 40 acre estate with a beautiful beach of pearlescent white sand lapped by warm ocean waters, 300 meters long, situated at the very end of...
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Location and contact
Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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33.7 km to Kisauni Airport
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A brilliant hotel with great facilities in a superb location on Zanzibar. Beautiful room with fantastic service. All inclusive package well worth the cost. Staff were brilliant and always did their best to provide a timely, personalised service.

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Territory is very green and well done. We liked the food at all locations(Spices restaurant, Jetty, Pool bar, Aqua and Gabi beach). You can eat and drink everywhere whatever you like! Staff is just amazing as we saw guys working for couple days in a...More

3  Thank Aliina69
Response from Arthur Leopold L, Guest Relations Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 30 May 2018

Dear Aliina69, On behalf of the entire Meliá Zanzibar team, thank you so much for sharing your lovely feedback! As you correctly mentioned, our passion for service to constantly propose you the best service you deserve starts with a smile and we are proud that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just come back from our 1st trip to Zanzibar and had the most luxurious & relaxing holiday at Meliá Zanzibar! It was an unforgettable experience - thoughtfully planned details and attentive, sincere, kind staff. The venue is a stunning setting in an island...More

1  Thank Petite-Bouffant
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say this is an amazing hotel/resort and probably the best in Zanzibar! The ocean is so nice and warm and that turquoise blue of the water is out of this world. There is so much to do here, from kayaking to jet...More

1  Thank yusufyaameen
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best hotels in Zanzibar, run by international professional management with high standards of hospitality. Great atmosphere at Gabi Beach, beautiful beach, comfortable Bandas on the beach. Best food in the island: good wine, pizza and salads. Well maintained rooms, clean, fresh and...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$397 - US$1,449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#2 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$397 - US$1,449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#2 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (2483)
Room & Suite (574)
Pool & Beach (533)
Dining (268)
Amenities (69)
Family and Play Areas (18)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
Questions & Answers
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Faryal I
22 June 2018|
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Response from Arthur Leopold L | Property representative |
Hi ! Thank you for your question! Please note that all the food offered is Hallal. If you need more information, please let us know ! Best regards, Arthur Leopold Leleu Guest Experience Manager
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Kevin H
19 May 2018|
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Response from Arthur Leopold L | Property representative |
Hi ! Thank you for your question! There is a package for honeymooners, and for the upgrade it depends on the availability of the hotel. Please do not hesitate to contact the hotel for more information. Best... More
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TatianaRozental
20 April 2018|
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Response from Arthur Leopold L | Property representative |
Hi ! Thank you for your message ! Please contact Sinani Salim Shall you need more information, please contact the hotel ! Thank you Best regards Meliá Zanzibar Team
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Room Tips
"Go for the upgrade!"
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"Some garden rooms have an ocean view - ask for one where you can see an ocean view."
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"Only worth it if you go for one of the special cliff-side rooms"
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"Resort is big so try and get rooms nearer the facilities - we were in 3150 and it was fine."
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