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Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort

5.0 of 5 North Coast | PO Box 3425, 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 of 5 stars
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfection...no other words can describe our stay at the Royal Zanzibar.I can honestly say that my husband and I had the most amazing trip and we would go back in a heartbeat. Our suite was enormous which had beautiful views onto the beach. The food was great good options and we never went hungry. The entertainment was good but what... More 

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an excellent review of our resort! I am very pleased to read how much you enjoyed your honeymoon trip here at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. We obviously love it when any of our staff have made such a wonderful impact on your time shared with us and we will... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our fourth time to Zanzibar, staying each time at a different resort and we can honestly say that the Royal Zanzibar caters for everyone's needs. Having 4 pools, one never feels crowded and the sea is a stunning blue and wonderful beach to walk on. The staff are friendly and over eager to assist and nothing is a... More 

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Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an excellent review of our resort! I am very pleased to read how much you enjoyed your 4th trip to Zanzibar and especially your experience here at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. We obviously love it when any of our staff have made such a wonderful impact on your time... More 

Potchefstroom, North-West, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay! Our 7 day visit was topped with: 1. Excellent room services 2. A variety of delicious food and drinks from all the bars and restaurants 3. Great activities loved the dinner on the beach 4. The beach front was awesome 5. The staff - Kappie and Julius great service

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an excellent review of our resort! I am very pleased to read how much you enjoyed your experience here and we obviously love it when any of our staff have made such a wonderful impact on your time shared with us and we will be sure to pass your... More 

Durban, South Africa
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4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 8 days during the last week of November. The Hotel was not full so there were no queues and the atmosphere was extremely relaxing and laid back. ROOMS: spacious and clean & the only small problems we had were a noisy fan and lack of pressure in one of the shower pipes which the hotel staff attended... More 

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an excellent review of our resort! I am very pleased to read how much you enjoyed so many different parts of your experience here. One part of your review I loved the most was about the lack of queues! Because our resort property is almost 30 acres in total,... More 

Trondheim
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect spot if you like a broad variety of restaurants and bars too eat delicous food and good drinks from. The staff that work there is very friendly and service-minded, especially room-maid Elisabeth, Tanda at the Samaki Restaurant, the activity guys Salim and Yusuf, the Egyptian food and beverage manager Khalid, "Young- Whoppi Goldberg" look-alike Margareth at Spices and a... More 

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Thank you very much for taking the time to write such an excellent review of our resort! I am very pleased to read how much you enjoyed so many different parts of your experience here. We obviously love it when any of our staff have made such a wonderful impact on your time shared with us and we will be... More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited here after spending a week on safari in Kenya. We were here during April, so during the low season, it was nice and quiet around the resort, which we liked as we had been very busy rushing from place to place during safari. Our room was absolutely enormous and was right on the beach front.... More 

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a positive, detailed review of our resort! I am very pleased to read how much you enjoyed so many different parts of your experience here. Although it has not been an issue for quite some time, I do apologize about having any of our staff making excessive noise during... More 

Dallas, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 3 days here. The food was good. The grounds were amazing. The beach was spectacular. But what makes the Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort standout is the staff. The staff, their service and dedication make this a 5+ star resort. I would recommend this the Royal Zanzibar to anyone looking for the perfect vacation. If you are considering a... More 

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review of our resort! I'm very happy to read the glowing reports about our food, gardens, beach and most importantly, our warm and friendly staff! They are the best part of us each and every day and we are immensely proud of the experience they help create for all of our Guests. I... More 

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I visited here post an African overland camping trip. It was just off season and there were only about 40 of us in the resort. That didn't matter...The effort that went into ensuring our dining each night was superb, including pool and beach dinners, was astounding. I'd love to visit again. But with a loved one rather... More 

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a glowing review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! I'm very happy to hear how much you enjoyed our 'special' dinners located around the resort. We have a fun time hosting them too!! I hope we will see you with your loved one very soon... Warm regards, Jordon Ozero General... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent a great week here, unwinding and relaxing. The grounds are amazing, everything very well kept. Beach and pools are great, as well as the food. Very fresh and diverse, although I can imagine it gets a bit repetitive when staying longer than a week. The staff is very friendly and helpful, nothing is too much. Only downsides I... More 

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a very nice review of your vacation at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. I'm very pleased you enjoyed our many fine features including the 4 large free-form pools, delicious food, white sand beaches and our warm and friendly staff! We look forward to welcoming you back next time you need some more relaxation!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at the Royal Zanzibar for 6 days with our 4 kids. When we came in we got 2 rooms that had a very bad smell. We requested to change the rooms and quickly got a positive response. The new rooms and the rest of the stay were just perfect. The pools, the food, the massage, the games, the... More 

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent review of your experience at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! I apologize for the less than perfect start but we couldn't be more pleased that you loved your time here. We agree that the huge rooms and 4 free form pools are magnificent but the staff are what truly makes the difference each and every day... More 

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Address: North Coast | PO Box 3425, Nungwi, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Nungwi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
Royal Zanzibar Beach Hotel Nungwi
Seaclub Royal Zanzibar Beach Hotel
Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort Nungwi
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Nungwi
#3 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#7 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
#7 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi

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