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Cristal Resort Ltd

P.O. Box 3917, Tanzania
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Ranked #103 of 143 hotels in Zanzibar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014
Zoe M Stevenage, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is just not worth at all, Firstly - we had to pay extra 20 dollars for my booking to what they agreed first over the phone, saying that " reservation rates are higher than reception rates" secondly the guy at the cafe was so rude and unhelpful. Thirdly - in the deluxe room we stayed, not only it... More

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I have just had a four night stay at Cristal Resort with a group of 12 people. It was amazing to say the least, and after climbing Kilimanjaro in it was just what we all needed. Staff were very friendly and accomadating. Unfortunatly I can't say the same for the owners who were very rude and didn't see smile once.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We stayed in Cristal beginning of February. It was our second visit in this establishment . We came back because of the beautiful beach and affordable price. Pros: 1) Beautiful white sandy beach 2) good food for lunch and dinner 3) sushi in kinazi upepo restaurant was always fresh and tasty Cons; 1) very impolite owners- we strongly feel that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

The place is authentic, the sea view marvellous. For people who are looking for silence & beauty. great massage and swimming pool. The rooms are comfortable but quite simple and nicely decorated. Nice and various breakfast

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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16 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We arrived at the hotel after staying in another one for 3 days, it was very hot when we arrived, but there is a water shortage for more than 2 hours. We approached to the French lady owner asking when the water could come, she replied with a numb face that they have tried, but it depends on how soon... More

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

First, the beach is great, also the bugalows are ok (we stayed in Eco) BUT they raised the prices and for the price we paid (250 USD for family of 4 full board) we would have expected at least to have water in the shower all the time. This was not the case. Also breakfast was a disappointment with always... More

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Dahab, Egypt
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We were very excited to get to Paje, and found new Teddy's was booked out so came to Cristal. It's in a very cool area, and their beach is amazing with lots of sun beds available and good security. Expectedly it was a very coupley, older vibe which was ok. The staff were abit blunt and rude - maybe because... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

Relativly to the payment its a great place with good service,great food and great atmosphere.I spent here 2 nights and no dought that I will come back.The management and the staff are doing efforts to make you a pleasant time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We spent a nice weekend at Cristal this September. Our bungalow was right on the beach so you could see and hear the sea whilst lying in bed. The bungalow was basic but clean and comfortable. The bed was very short though and the ensuite was behind a wall which made going to the toilet a little awkward. The beach... More

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We've stayed only 2 nights and everything was great. We've spent one night on a beach sea view bungalow and the second on the ecological beach sea view bungalow. Both bungalows were beautiful, the location superb, you can really see the ocean from your bed. The beach is absolutely gorgeous, white sand, coconut trees. They also have a swimming pool... More

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Also Known As:
Cristal Resort Ltd Hotel Zanzibar
Cristal Resort Ltd Hotel
Cristal Hotel Zanzibar
Cristal Hotel Ltd
Address: P.O. Box 3917, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar
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#30 Top resorts Hotel in Zanzibar
#80 Romantic Hotel in Zanzibar
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