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Essque Zalu Zanzibar

5.0 of 5 Nungwi, Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned from a 5 night stay a week ago. A really enjoyable experience. The hotel was not fully occupied when we were there and the ratio of staff to guests was high - the service by the staff throughout the hotel was superb and due to the relatively small size of this hotel (compared to larger ones where we have... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here as part of our honeymoon in August 2013, it was wonderfully relaxing. There was enough going on to keep us occupied for 5 days without leaving the resort/beach (which is unheard of for us), but it was quiet enough to properly relax and recover from the wedding and 6 amazing but long days on safari in Tanzania!... More 

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Valletta, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard and I had seen pictures BUT what I found was far better and my expectations were exceeded. I will return to enjoy the rooms service food and the Spa. It was magical. Thank you,.for a perfect Retreat. Charlie.EU

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

9 days in January, whats not to love, amazing weather, stunning location fabulous food and the hotel staff were exceptionally helpful and accommodating. It was our 25th anniversary and a special private dining experience was arranged with champagne and a cake! Fantastic will definitely be back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at that beautiful hotel. Rooms, Service and Food were outstanding. It's the perfect place if you're looking for a relaxing time. The pool area was phenomenally with its view on the ocean. Because the hotel is right at the ocean it was always windy, which is perfect because it doesn't feel that hot then.

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Beau Bassin - Rose Hill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a fantastic 2 nights with my partner. Food was exceptional, evening drinks on the jetty memorable, the bar itself is well stocked with a stunning backdrop. Service was beyond reproach except for breakfast the morning we left. Short staffed led to delayed service.

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Essque Zalu, Zanzibar is situated on the northern tip of the island in a very large area on a cliff that gradually goes down to the beach. Privacy is secured. The environment is absolutely unique staff are excellent, very kind; very pleasant general manager; food exquisite, large variety and fresh. Big rooms with all you need. Lovely natural aquarium at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel over the New Year period. After our flight delay we arrived at the hotel and thankfully we managed to get a delicious meal (the first of many). The hotel is set on the coast and it has a pier that breezes into the sea, the beautiful crystal blue, Indian Ocean. I spent a few days... More 

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Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer "Jiji B", Asante Sana! Thank you ever so much for taking the time to share your feedback, pertaining your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. I was delighted to read your comments and, in particular, about our food offering across our Food and Beverage outlets. It is an honor to be the recipients of... More 

Tanzania
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful quiet hotel just a short walk away from the busy centre of Nungwi. A perfect base to explore Nungwi and all its attractions from. I highly recommend sundowners on the jetty, a really pretty view! At low tide you can enjoy long walks on the beach.

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Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer "Gina O", Asante Sana! Thank you ever so much for your taking the time to share your feedback, following your recent experience with us here at Essque Zalu. I was extremely delighted to read your fantastic comments and, specially, how you enjoyed your experience at the Jetty! Please rest assured that I will be sharing your comments with... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Wow! That was my first impression of this hotel. We arrived around 11pm after an exhausting trip. We were starving, tired and irritable. This all turned around on arrival. We were greeted with a big warm welcome and told the chef was waiting for us for dinner....we went straight to the restaurant for a three course meal whilst they took... More 

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Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer "Nicole E", Asante Sana. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, following your recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. I was extremely delighted to read your fantastic comments and, specially, when you described your experience as "WOW"! What a great privilege to be the recipients of such outstanding praise! Please rest assured... More 

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Address: Nungwi, Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Nungwi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Essque Zalu Zanzibar 5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
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Essque Zalu Zanzibar Nungwi
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
#3 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#3 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi

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