We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 3 Mahonda hotels

Dream of Zanzibar

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kiwengwa, Mahonda, Tanzania
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Dream of Zanzibar to your Saves list
Dream of Zanzibar
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
87%
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Mahonda
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
dancingdolphinSurrey Surrey
Write a Review

653 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    388
    187
    46
    19
    13
See reviews for
130
383
14
6
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (58)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Korean first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (653)
  • Mar-May only
    (105)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (159)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (178)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (211)
All months
Surrey
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for ten nights on our honeymoon and had a lovely time. We had ugraded our room to a junior jacuzzi suite which they had not realised when we came to check in so we had a few problems and had to wait a while for our room. We were given a complimentaty couple massage at the spa... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Durban
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dream of Zanzibar was great! I only spent 3 nights there but every moment was amazing. The security; peace; tranquility; friendly smiling staff ever willing to help. I celebrated my 35 year anniversary and the Manager of food and beverage was so great in arranging a quaint table setting on the beach - very romantic - and the seafood! I've... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely beach location. Rooms are tidy and have all you need, disappointed there was no beach view with my room though, this seems to be reserved for the pool & restaurants rather than hotel rooms. Wifi is only available at reception. The resort provides plenty of activities including fantastic themed nights, watch the local cut down the coconuts and guests... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great stay at Dream for my honeymoon. Beautiful resort with amazing gardens and facilities. We stayed in one of the 3 villas which was amazing, as we had so much space and our own private pool. The room was absolute luxury. Lovely aircon in both the lounge and bedroom, 2 great bathrooms, 2 mini bars. It was absolute... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am not too keen on writing reviews but this is more for the folks who work hard ,save money and then want to ensure they go on a good vacation with no regrets . i know its these folks that look at as many reviews as possible in order to hopefully choose the right hotel/destination. Dream Zanzibar is a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
St. Cloud, Paris, France
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For anyone planning a perfect hideaway on a tropical island, stop searching, you found it: it's called "Dream of Zanzibar" and very well deserves it's name. It's got it all: a wonderfully kept garden with luxurious vegetation and exotic plants everywhere, comfortable and spacious rooms with kingsize beds covered with multicolored flower petals every day, a fantastic deserted palm fringed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brussels, Belgium
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For our honeymoon in November 2013, we went to Dream of Zanzibar. The hotel, which is an "all-in" resort, is excellent. The staff is super-friendly and helps you as much as possible. This is always done with the necessary "djambos" and "hakuna matatas", but the customer is really considered king and queen in Dream of Zanzibar. The hotel room was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one great week in Dream of Zanzibar! The staff was always very friendly and ready to help, rooms very clean and confortable, many restaurant choices with great food, diverse entertainment every night. The location is perfect for couples, quiet and clean. We will definetely return!

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I real Appreciate Staff responsibilities at all. I had good support once my wife was sick and I wanted to change a flight,Brian supported me and everything went perfect at reception, Promise we will be back this December.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Michael F, Front Office Manager at Dream of Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you Choosing the Emerald Dream of Zanzibar, and for spending the time to write your review, all our team are happy to read your lovely words, it is always our responsibility to ensure that all our guests are enjoying their time and receiving the maximum assistance during their stay, Looking forward welcoming you back in December. More

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My first trip to zanzibar . Dream of zanzibar is paradise. Beautiful mesmerising magical . The service the food the location all amazing . My boys had a great time . The scenic beauty is like a drawing board. The shades of blue of the ocean was just beautiful. A place must to visit .

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Michael F, Front Office Manager at Dream of Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Esteemed guest, Thank you for Choosing the Emerald Dream of Zanzibar, and for writing this beautiful review, we are delighted to read that you a magical stay during your first trip to Zanzibar, looking forward to welcome you back at the Emerald Dream of Zanzibar. More

Do you own or manage Dream of Zanzibar?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Dream of Zanzibar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Dream of Zanzibar

Address: Kiwengwa, Mahonda, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Mahonda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Dream of Zanzibar 5*
Number of rooms: 157
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, HotelsClick, Odigeo and Venere so you can book your Dream of Zanzibar reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Diamonds Dream Of Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa
Dream Of Zanzibar Tanzania

873 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (872)
Viewed
View from room (29)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (264)
Viewed
Room/suite (74)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (98)
Viewed
Dining (54)
Viewed
Family/play areas (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (22)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (327)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Dream of Zanzibar