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Ranked #16 of 102 Specialty lodging in Zanzibar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014
Roger J Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This island is an excellent choice if you are looking for relaxed atmosphere, and Samaki Lodge is ideal place, spacious and most beautiful, very delicious food and good beverages. it is very quite, which we really enjoyed and the staff are very friends, thank you Giuseppe. we recommend this slice of paradise since the price quality is excellent. We will... More

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Kassel, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

After few days in the north part of Zanzibar, we come back in Uroa, cose we liked more the quiet places...there you can see the real life of the local people and the beach is much more quiet. This time we stayed in Samaki Lodge, typical Kiswahili architecture...small and complete in all the services...we enjoyed the beautiful spa ..especially my... More

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

The service and facilities are great at this welcoming hotel. The kids loved the pool and we had great excursions including snorkelling at Npenda. Only downside is the sea is either too high or too low to make the most of the beach which is more accessible from other parts of the island.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Samaki is the coziest hotel on the island......our 10 day stay (16-26 march 2013) was the best we could wish for......friendly service, friendly locals and guides with whom we took a few excursions around the island and hotel's owner personal attention..... the best beach and warmest ocean we've ever experienced......many thanks to everybody......Robert(US) and family(Czech).

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Ostrava, the Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

We stayed in Samaki Lodge for ten nights in January 2013. Run by Italian owner, this inexpensive small hotel surrounded by nice garden has a gorgeous white-sand beach, nice pool area, very helpful staff and security provided by Masai warriors. Not many tourists there. A fish village and locals fish from their dhows just offshore. Our room was nice and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

I stayed at this property in March 2012 for 2 weeks ! Very different from your "regular" resorts - spectacular service provided by very friendly staff members, very nice and spacious rooms, good location to visit the rest of the island and best of all amazing food ! The owner and his son make this place very unique and make... More

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Address: Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar
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