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The Z Hotel Zanzibar

4.0 of 5 PO Box 4807, Nungwi, Tanzania
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Alness
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2010

After a weeks Safari in Tanzania, my Wife and I along with our Niece and daughter had a lovely weeks break here before our return to the UK. Couldn't have chosen better with excellent staff, always with a smile, clean and well appointed rooms and a superb beach as well. No complaints about the "Z" and would recommend to anyone.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2010

The location was beautiful with glorious beach views. Although we did not get the room we booked, the beach location made up for the cramped conditions. It is a shame that Z Hotel has poor standards. We both fell sick after eating first meal at the Z Hotel after swatting flies away from the plates and finding ants in the... More

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ZHotel, Owner at The Z Hotel Zanzibar, responded to this review

It appears that after the recent departure of a senior member of staff at the Z hotel a number of bad reviews have been posted on Tripadvisor. We kindly ask you to contact the Z hotel if you would like anything clarified. Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you soon. More

Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2010

There really is little to fault about this hotel. We spent a wonderful week here on honeymoon. We were fortunate to stay in an ocean front cottage which was spacious and well equipped, we did however see one of the 'standard' rooms and they were also impressive. The staff were always friendly and attentive and although service was sometimes a... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2010

I was very surprised and disappointed with our stay at the Z Hotel. My partner and I visit in June, for what we were hoping would be a relaxing few days away. We found both the staff and management, although friendly not very service orientated and lack attention to detail. We found the price of the food very expensive for... More

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London
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2010

I can only wonder if the staff are writing their own positive reviews as Z hotel was nothing like the website and the service was terrible from beginning to end, not for lack of trying but the staff haven't a clue what they should be doing. The drains empty into the sea, the cats walk around on the decks while... More

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ZHotel, Owner at The Z Hotel Zanzibar, responded to this review

It appears that after the recent departure of a senior member of staff at the Z hotel a number of bad reviews have been posted on Tripadvisor. We kindly ask you to contact the Z hotel if you would like anything clarified. Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you soon. More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

Modern, comfortable, clean. Big on service! Lots of personal touch and attention to detail!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2010

Happy to hear they have changed their children policy. With two small kids we literally walked out after the first night.. Staff understood and we got in full our money. Very small rooms so I would not even go without kids. If it were in a city in Europe it'd be a nice boutique hotel. However having lived and travelled... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2010

Following a mistake by our travel agents, Z hotel went above and beyond to give us a beautiful room even though they were closed for refurbishment. The staff were fantastic and helpful with local information. We stayed in a cottage, and if its any reflection on the other rooms, they will be fantastic- modern, chic boutique and comfortable. The hotel... More

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UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2010

We visited late in March which is the start of low season. The hotel wasn't very busy and we were upgraded to a beach view from the garden view we had booked. The view was phenomenal; pure white sand and turquoise sea, with the charming restaurant for a backdrop. The hotel is very well equipped for its size (I think... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2010

We were looking for a holiday in Idyllic settings and relaxing atmosphere and the Z hotel definitly offered this.The setting of the pool overlooking the beach was breath-taking. Great food in the restaurant and poolbar ( service was slow at times but you couldn't be in a rush in a place like this).Great cocktails for sunset with good happy hour... More

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Additional Information about The Z Hotel Zanzibar

Address: PO Box 4807, Nungwi, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Nungwi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Z Hotel Zanzibar 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
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