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Diamonds Mapenzi Beach Club

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PO Box 100, Mahonda, Tanzania (Formerly Sandies Mapenzi Beach Club)
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Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Mahonda
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 4 nights here with two other couples, winding up our 4 week Africa trip. Great setting with beautiful sand. Was fairly windy in the afternoons. Our cottages were very nice and had A/C. We enjoyed the pool area some days, the beach other days. Nice to go for a walk when the tide is out... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once we arrived at the hotel we were stunned by the architectural design of it. High thatched roofs with lots of beams, terraced layout, tranquil sitting areas with breathtaking views over the sea. The location is spot on. Great beach area, clear water, reefs, sea life, you name it, it is all there. The hotel is very quiet, no kids,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Stayed with my family during the Easter holidays ... A great place to relax and unwind. About 45-50 mins drive from Zanzibar airport, its located in the north east part of the island. Offers a perfect vacation for the family. Good kitchen and a friendly service, with a comprehensive full board package. Only issue is the distance if you want... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This was an absolutely incredible hotel and experience - and I can not understand anyone's complaints! ALL of the rooms have a beautiful view! Don't go paying extra. The whole resort is amazing! The rooms are really beautiful, and have a lovely porch area with a day bed out front. The beauty is overwhelming. I can't understand people complaining about... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I don't understand the good reviews this Hotel or Resort is receiving. The reason I booked here was because of the reviews I received. Let me explain what a "Superior Garden View Room" means for 325 USD Per night. (Including tax) No Television in your room No workable wifi in your room. Poor Internet in the wifi serviced areas Very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We have just returned from a week at this resort.Friendly staff, yummy food and a lovely setting. The beach boys are a big problem and make walking on the beach a bit unpleasant.We noticed guests giving the beach boys drinks which is definitely not a good idea.That encourages to hang around the resort.You need to be firm with them and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Excellent location. Good food and white sandy beaches.All inclusive package. Includes meals,drinks and activities. Lots of atractions like Stonetown,spice excurtions and boat trips. Best time to go is October to April.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

It is the best hotel!!! The staff is the friendliest ever! Probably you can find more modern but if you are looking for a quiet, friendly and nice hotel must to choose Diamonds Mapenzi Beach! The only problem is that you won't go to home or want to be back asap. ;) The best choice!!! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This place is amazing in Mahonda. North East Zanzibar. Takes approximately 45 minutes to reach by car from Stone town. Check in smooth and relaxing. The highlight of our trip was the amazing food that this place serves day in day out. There is something for everyone in the menu. Well done guys. Beach is relaxing and so it the... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Food: Good Food,you will always find something to your liking. Pool: Very nice Rooms: Spacious The only drawback was the prices of daytrips on your excursions Desk.The spice tour we were told by The Gallery Tours Buddy(OMAR) That everything there was amazing.He told us we should not worry with prices as if we pay in cash, discount is possible. We... More 

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