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Dar Zina

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Quartier Taourit, Houmt Souk, Djerba Island 4180, Tunisia
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Where to start? Dar Zina is pretty much perfect in every respect. It's an old Tunisian house built around a beautiful paved courtyard and with a roof terrace. Our room was air-conditioned, scrupulously clean and well-equipped. For most of our stay we had the place to ourselves, so it was quiet and relaxing - just what we needed. We have... More 

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Several rooms surround a courtyard in this gem of a B&B in Houmt Souk, run by Eric and Halima who are super-friendly. The rooms have beautiful detail yet are simple. Breakfast is in the hosts' lovely dining room, is fresh and tasty and includes local foods. It was great to get to know the area through Eric's recommendations. From our... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Many of the previous reviews capture the way we also felt. If you are looking for an alternative to the large, impersonal hotels with a high price located in the Tourist Zone along the beach, then give Dar Zina a try. For my wife and I, it was a great "local" stay with good food, a beautiful suite room (1st... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

200 characters is not enough to describe what a great time we had. We arrived late, feeling tired and a bit stressed but straight away we were invited into their home as long lost friends! It just got better and better from there; Eric and Halima were perfect hosts! After a delicious breakfast including pancakes Eric took us and their... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

If you want to experience the local Djerba culture rather than simply soak the sun on the beach, Dar Zina is a great option. The traditional Tunisian house turned into bed and breakfast is owned by Eric and Halima, a very friendly and helpful Tunisian/Belgian couple. They both went to great lengths to make us feel at home and they... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

just come back from a weekend in Houmt Souk in Djerba, Tunisia. Enjoy staying with the super friendly hosts who really make you at home in their traditional guesthouse, together with whitewashed walls and the typical blue shutters. The bedrooms have been fitted out stylishly with terracotta floor tiles. Lovely breakfasts and home made evening meals made from local ingredients.... More 

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Tunis, Tunisia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves at Dar Zina. The owners were so welcoming and hospitable, yet also left you at arm's length if that's what you preferred. We lingered in the mornings enjoying the delicious and plentiful breakfasts and when we did have dinner there we felt very much at home and enjoyed the chat as well as the food. The... More 

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darzina, Propriétaire at Dar Zina, responded to this review

Thanks a lot Amanda. Regards Eric More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Dar Zina is a beautiful home with 4 delightfully decorated rooms of a gorgeous white-washed courtyard. The hostess and her family are very welcoming. The home-cooking each morning is delicious with plenty of variety. The atmosphere is relaxed, but the hosts are very happy to talk about Tunisia, it's culture, it's history, and even take you around the town, pointing... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

The first thing to say is that of your idea of holiday heaven is sitting on the beach at Djerba's tourist zone, lathered in oil and cooking like a lobster , then Hamt Souk and Dar Zina probably aren’t for you. If however you want to experience life in a nice little Tunisian seaside town, in a restored traditional home,... More 

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darzina, Propriétaire at Dar Zina, responded to this review

thanks a lot for your comment on our house. Unfortunately it is not allowed to have sign on the road for a B&B but we will make it as soon as possible. More 

Bergen, Norway
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

Very nice house, quiet, well decorated, furnished with care and taste. Warm and friendly hosts, very available and full of knowledge & good tips about the Tunisian experience. More than anything, the food was the best in all Tunisia : delicate spicies, full of taste and character, a discovery of very different meals (the way Halima is preparing the tajine... More 

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darzina, Propriétaire at Dar Zina, responded to this review

Dear Sven, Thanks a lot for this article on our house Best regards Eric & Halima More 

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