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 5 Michamvi hotels

Kono Kono Beach Resort

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Michamvi Kae, Michamvi, Tanzania
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Kono Kono Beach Resort to your Saves list
Kono Kono Beach Resort
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
90%
Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Michamvi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
finman66 New York City, New York
  • Reviews (98)
  • Photos (154)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (16)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

98 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    72
    13
    10
    2
    1
See reviews for
13
67
3
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (16)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent 5 nights at Konokono, after a 10 day safari in Kenya and Tanzania. Great: The facility is absolutely beautiful, and the beachfront villa where we stayed was huge and luxurious. The food is excellent, I enjoyed each meal we had at the resort, and the staff was friendly and accommodating. We were celebrating our anniversary during this trip,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Waldmohr, Germany
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a little late in writing this review....but this was an excellent place to stay and we have no complaints. It's quiet, quaint and not overly crowded. Yes the road was a little bumpy coming into the resort but please keep in mind it's on a nature preserve..away from the hustle. Kono Kono is nothing but a paradise.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Kono Kono Beach Resort has a beautiful infinity pool that overlooks the Michamvi Bay. There is plenty of area to sunbathe, with a large white-tiled patio that has several beach chairs. There are no umbrellas at the pool (there are at the beach though), so to get shade you have to sit underneath a thatch-roof covered section of the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Banal, perhaps, as a title, but not too far from truth. Konokono is very pretty, charming, cleverly built. Very comfortable, with very big rooms ("villas"), well appointed and well kept. The open air restaurant and the beach bar are both pretty, charming and romantic, the quality of the food is excellent (though, at the price, one would expect that more... More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a breathtaking location, Kono Kono is supposed to be one of the best places in all Zanzibar... But: Arrival by the last 2 Kms it's not a way to arrive into a luxury hotel because of it horrible manteinance. Staff is veeeery kind but not really professional. Rooms are very nice and big and it feels you very comfortable.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Konokono Beach R, General Manager at Kono Kono Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr Ventura, thank you for your review. It is sad to read these comments especially after having spoken with you everyday during your stay asking if everything was okay. As for the road, we have explained that we have began to smooth it now. We consider every critic very seriously to improve our services but we can't agree with... More

Rhenen, The Netherlands
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kono Kono is really amazing!! The staff is great The food is excellent The villa is clean The beach is like heaven Maurizio and his staff are really great and they treat you like a royal!! Keep on doing this and you see me next time!!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Konokono Beach R, Front Office Manager at Kono Kono Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Karel and Adriane, thanks a lot for your nice review on behalf of all Konokono's staff. We really hope to see you again here in the very near future. Kind regards, Romina More

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose Kono Kono as a "wind down" spot after a 2 week safari and we could not have selected a better arrangement. Everything about the experience was OUTSTANDING. The entire staff from the General Manager to the cleaning crews went out of their way to provide excellent and attentive service. The setting is amazing, the food very good, the... More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Belgium
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mantra in life is time is money and doing nothing is worth gold ! A perfect place for this. So if you expect a lot of animations and kids and activities , don't come in this hotel. If you look for service, nice view, great villa's, this is a good place to relax. Perfect after a safari. Romina, Maurizio... More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Berlin, Germany
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Teh place is extraordenary. We stayed for 4 nights with our kids (14 -18) The beach has got the finest and whitest sand I have ever seen. The food is great, everyone really nice and caring. The rooms are great. We really enjoyed this place after we had been on safari for more than a week. It is worth every... More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent place to stay. No complaints at all. The beach, the villas, the food, the staff, everything is to be complimented. A special thanks to Romina who attended to all our needs during the stay. It also has to be noted that the General Manager (Maurizio) is exceptional at his job. He is on the premises morning, noon and night... More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Konokono Beach R, Front Office Manager at Kono Kono Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Claire,thank you so much for the wonderful review! It’s been a pleasure to host you during your honeymoon. We really hope to see you again here in the future; asante sana on behalf of Mr. Maurizio and all Konokono’s staff! Kind regards, Romina More

Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Kono Kono Beach Resort, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Kono Kono Beach Resort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Kono Kono Beach Resort

Address: Michamvi Kae, Michamvi, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Michamvi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Kono Kono Beach Resort 5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Booking.com, Tingo, BookingOdigeoWL and Venere so you can book your Kono Kono Beach Resort 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:
Kono Kono Beach Villas Hotel Michamvi
Kono Kono Beach Resort Michamvi, Zanzibar

154 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (120)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (24)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (13)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
2:50
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (55)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (35)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (7)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Other (24)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Michamvi with
any amenities

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kono Kono Beach Resort is located on the south eastern coast of Zanzibar, these 24 Luxurious Villas are only an hours drive away from the Zanzibar International Airport. The breathtaking beauty of this side of the Island offers arguably the best beaches in Zanzibar. The property covers 48000m² and more than 40% is under the resort’s conservation program and has the rarest fauna and flora including wildlife such as Monkeys, local Deer, endemic bird species and supposedly the discreet Zanzibar Leopard, which is believed to be extinct. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
24

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kono Kono Beach Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer