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Sea Cliff Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   Mangapwani, PO Box 1763, Tanzania
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Ranked #45 of 141 Hotels in Zanzibar
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Stunning setting. Food average- (chef never heard of pork with apple sauce or lamb with mint sauce, he suggested tomato sauce!!!) This is not 5 Star service or food. Language was a huge problem as majority of the staff could not understand simple dining requests in English, also, they were over attentive unable to leave us in peace. Rooms- we... More

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88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

The staff is friendly and the rooms are spacious and clean. After that, it's your typical large-scale resort. On an island known for great beaches, the one near the resort (5min walk outside the resort walls) is below average. The buffet meals are forgettable. You won't be (overly) disappointed, but there's no special draw about this place other than it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

An absoulotley amazing hotel lovedour stay here and would definately come again could never get tired of the endless sunrises and sunsets... From the delectable food to the fantastic service this experienece was truly unforgetable ... Breataking indian ocean and the amazing spa makes me want to never leave this place !!!! Must go for every person wanting to see... More

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Cape Town
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Jambo!! We spent a week at Sea Cliff Resort & Spa from 9/12 to 16/12 and had a fabulous time! Most of the staff from reception to the waiters at pools and restaurants were very friendly and aimed to please with their service (especially "our waiter" Calvin!). In certain instances language was a barrier as english is not their first... More

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JHB
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

A 5 star experience for the whole family. Exceptional sunsets, beautiful pool and bar facilities, friendly, helpful and well trained staff and beautiful room. I would recommend this hotel to anyone travelling to Zanzibar!

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Boston
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Had business in Dar es Salaam and decided to spend the weekend in Zanzibar prior to heading back to the US. Usually when I look at Trip Advisor reviews I find my experience much more positive than the overall ratings. Unfortunately for this hotel, it was not the case. I found it average at best. The staff was ok, not... More

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Johannesburg
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

We had our Honeymoon at the Sea Cliff Resort and absolutely loved it! It's a fabulous hotel with great service and friendly staff. Views were spectacular. See picture. The ocean was warm and the pool even warmer! We are definitely planing of going back there one day....

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Rochford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Fabulous Hotel. The views from the amazing swimming pool accross the sea to the pier bar are wonderful. The staff are very attentive and always smiling. The food was very good as well, and the menu chaged each night. I would definately stay here again.

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Boksburg, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

We received 5 Star treatment from each & every single person during our stay. I always wanted to celebrate my 40th birthday in style, but I really didn’t expected to be treated like royalty. We received excellent service from the time we arrived till the time we left. The food, drinks, amenities, service, etc. were 5 star all the way.... More

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amm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

i attended a conference meeting at sea cliff it was a very amazing experience and very helpful staff. the meals was amazing the hospitality and the welcoming is perfect one advice if you have any problem just go to a DUTY MANGER Daniella van niekerk she is so helpful so amazing so professional .

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Additional Information about Sea Cliff Resort & Spa

Address: Mangapwani, PO Box 1763, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Sea Cliff Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 120
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