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Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort

#7 of 18 Hotels in Nungwi
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North Coast | PO Box 3425, Nungwi, Tanzania
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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New Delhi, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

this is a very peaceful place and must place visit for peoples who have only 2000 dollars in pocket and want to visit a very very beautiful place in foreign country. food is awsum.all the management is indian and very cooperative

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

Thank you for the kind review! I'm very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much. Although the Management Team nor staff are all Indians, I do promise you that they will all be very proud when they hear what a wonderful impact their warm and friendly service had during your stay. We hope you will visit us... More 

Bridgend, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a fantastic holiday in February 2015 at this hotel, relaxing for 10 days after a busy safari week. The service was great, anything we asked for and it was there in a short space of time. The food at the self service restaurant was varied and very well cooked, but if you could not see what you wanted,... More 

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

Thank you for your very kind review. What a wonderful thing to read "...our best holiday ever"!! I will be sure to share that with all the staff so they know what impact their warm and friendly service has on our honoured Guests. We hope you will visit us again very soon. Warm regards, Jordon Ozero General Manager Royal Zanzibar... More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband has already done our main report but I would like to add my bit as well. A very big thank you to all the young men who pushed me in the wheel chair up to 'Spices' of a morning and then again most evenings. Also many thanks to all staff for helping to make our holiday great.

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

Thank you for your very kind review! It was a true pleasure to meet you and to stop for our daily talks on the Infinity Pool deck with the million dollar view!! I hope we will see you again here very, very soon! Warm regards, Jordon Ozero General Manager Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort More 

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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel itself is fine but if you like to get out and about then this area is not for you. Food reasonable would have liked more cheese and ice cream on the menu. We visited in February and were the only English people there the majority being Italian. Lovely swimming pools but unfortunately the majority of the sun beds and... More 

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

Thank you very much for your review! I am very happy to read how much you enjoyed your stay here especially the service, food, beach and our warm and friendly staff. We appreciate hearing suggestions regarding food variety so will also take that into consideration going forward as well as moving a few more sun loungers up to our 4... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely week spent in paradise Food was out of this world, staff couldn't do enough for you, excellent entertainment, swimming pools, shop on site, excellent advice for trips, designed our own stone town trip and sites to see with help of rep, driver and guide arranged at hotel couldn't fault it. Diving, snorkelling, Paddleboarding, massages, boat trips, shopping, places... 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! I am very happy to read how much you enjoyed your stay here especially the service, food, beach and our warm and friendly staff. These are all the key ingredients for a relaxing vacation! We hope to see you again in the very near future! Warm regards, Jordon Ozero General Manager Royal... More 

Milton Keynes
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I previously visited The Royal Zanzibar in 2009 shortly after it opened. At the time thought it was a great resort set in a splendid location, although the gardens were a bit barren having just been planted. These have now really matured and the resort really blooms providing a perfect setting for this excellent resort. The accommodation... 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! Everyday I go past 'your' loungers on the Infinity Pool deck and your million dollar view I am surprised when it is someone else and not you!! I am very happy to read how much you enjoyed your stay here especially the service, food, beach and our warm and friendly staff. These... More 

Surrey
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was a little hesitant booking Zanzibar for a holiday. I wondered if it was safe. We needn't have worried- it was heavenly. The staff make the place! They remember your name, they're friendly, and nothing is too much trouble. Hussein, Yuseff and Al-Haij all made our stay extra special. The hotel is gorgeous. It's about an hour from the... More 

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

Thank you so much for such a kind review! I'm really very pleased to read how much you loved everything. I will be sure to pass along your kind compliments to all the staff especially Hussein, Yuseff and Al-Haij! We hope we will have the pleasure of your company again very soon. Warm regards, Jordon Ozero General Manager Royal Zanzibar... More 

kent. uk
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Just returned from 11 nights at this wonderful hotel. All the staff were very friendly and wanted to make your stay a sheer delight. The food was very good with a wonderful choice. The room was top notch! A huge room with a king size four poster bed, sitting area, desk. Leading to a huge balcony which housed a double... 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 wonderful review of your perfect experience at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! I am very pleased to read how much you enjoyed the wonderful food offered and your huge room! You couldn't have picked a better place to enjoy watching the oceans and majestic sunsets! Most of all however,... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This was our first choice to stay in Zanzibar, but unfortunately it was full for the dates we wanted. I had contact with the manager, Kim Bird, who did manage to arrange one of the most memorable evenings and meals for our Anniversary dinner in Zanzibar. Kim went out her way to arrange a beach dinner with many differences and... More 

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

What a great review to receive! Thank you for taking the time to write about your special experience at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. I will be sure to pass along the positive messages to everyone who was part of this! I hope we will see you again on your next anniversary! Kind regards, Jordon Ozero General Manager Royal Zanzibar Beach... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

We visited this hotel in September with our friends and had a lovely time. Our room was spacious with a lovely view of the beaches and pools. There are lots of sun beds so unlike some places there are no need to reserve them! The beach is stunning and looks exactly like the pictures although you can get harassed slightly... 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 review of our resort! It was a true pleasure meeting you and helping to give you a wonderful vacation. It will be my pleasure to share your kind words with everyone; the gardeners, service staff and many others! I hope we will be see you again very soon! Kind regards, Jordon... More 

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