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Bawe Island

P.O. Box 3604, Tanzania
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Ranked #130 of 141 Hotels in Zanzibar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2009
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bogota, Colombia
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2009

We stayed in Bawe Island for 2 nights in July 2009. What we saw of the resort contrasts very much with the comments posted previously, and we thought it might be a good idea to alert readers considering going to Bawe island that they might be strongly disappointed. When we arrived, the resort had been closed for several months, supposedly... More

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Cape Town
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2009

The romantic island of Bawe is nestled between the island of Zanzibar and mainland Africa. The water is calm and warm and the weather is fantastic. Ideal for getting away from it with your loved one all and close enough to Stone Town and Zanzibar to explore the spice routes if you feel adventurous. Having spent more than a month... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2008

We stayed at Bawe Island for 8 nights in July 2008, Wow what a fantastic place, On arrival we were greeted by Wolfgang the manager and showed around the island and to bungalow number one, we stayed for 4 nights before marrying there, it was Bawe's first ever wedding so we didn't really know what to expect, It exceeded our... More

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Address: P.O. Box 3604, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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