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Michamvi Sunset Bay Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   East Coast, Michamvi, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed with 2 children at the hotel and had a great time. The hotel offer air-conditioned large rooms, very nice swimming pool. It is on the beach and not very crowded so you feel as if the magnificent turquoise beach is private. The basic sea activities are included. The manager (and staff) is very helpful and took care of... More

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

Location is beautiful. Rooms are large and very clean. Staff were attentive to all our needs and made our stay extra special. Many thanks Bradley and mamood. You were excellent hosts. We will definitely come back again

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The hotel is quiet and very good for families. The beach is beautiful. Food is excellent and served every day in another location. Peaceful place and very helpful team. It is the perfect hotel for resting after long Safari or after Kilimanjaro trip. In case you want site tours in Zanzibar, the team will arrange any tour for your request... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

super location, nice beach, the accommodation is very good, daily house keeping, the food menu is very good, i recommend the fish dinner on the beach, the hotel staff is very friendly, and helpful, my wife surprised me with a lot of special events (dhow cruise, dinner etc.)

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We enjoyed such a special honeymoon at Michamvi. After a wonderful holiday there a few years ago, it was top of our list of places to go for our honeymoon. It was low season and a bit rainy so there weren't many other guests and most of the time it felt like we had the resort to ourselves. The weather... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

A wonderful little hotel set in Chwaka bay away from the really 'touristy' and 'commercial' parts of Zanzibar. Absolute peace and tranquility, beautiful sunsets, excellent beach front, lovely rooms, brilliant service. The management of the hotel are able to suggest a number of unforgettable excursions (don't leave the island until you have swum with the dolphins in Kizimkazi). Food is... More

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Aix en Provence
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

A real pearl on the seaside on the East coast of Zanzibar. You seldomly find a hotel where the whole staff is so eager to provide you the most enjoyable stay. We spent five nights to relax after a one week wonderful but tiring safari in the north. The hotel has a reasonable size (about 20 rooms), and the whole... More

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Victoria, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

This is a great small boutique hotel with a great location and a terrific staff. This was our second time here for a 3 night stay, after being on safari and just needing some chill out time. Rooms are great, as is the food. Being on the Indian Ocean it is a great place to relax. But what really has... More

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Johannesburg
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We stayed at Michamvi as a big group of friends with two young kids and had one of the best holidays ever. The kids still talk about how they were in the pool all day, the amazing fresh juices and delicious food. The suites were so comfy with a turn down service. And best of all was being right on... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

My husband and i chose to get married in Zanzibar and on checking out Trip Advisor, Michamvi Sunset Bay stood out for me due to the outstanding reviews and more importantly, the fact that most referred to the personal touch of owner Brad and Simone. Just myself, my partner and our two young children were going to be present at... More

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Additional Information about Michamvi Sunset Bay Resort

Address: East Coast, Michamvi, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Michamvi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Michamvi Sunset Bay Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Michamvi Sunset Bay Hotel Michamvi
Michamvi Water Sports Hotel
Michamvi Sunset Bay Resort Zanzibar

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