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Flame Tree Cottages

PO Box 1752 | Nungwi, Nungwi N/A, Tanzania
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Ranked #14 of 18 Hotels in Nungwi
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We walked the beach daily and felt very smug! Flame Tree, for us, was the perfect choice. Space to breathe, wonderful staff and great food by a chef who cares and the owners on site to ensure that everything is running smoothly. Who would have expected homemade marmalade with breakfast on your own private terrace each morning? And the excellent... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent 3 days in the hotel at the end of January 2015. We were the only guests. We stayed in the Rosemary and Thyme family cottage which is on the first floor. It's spacious, consists of 2 rooms and 2 bathrooms, beds are comfortable, rooms are clean with ac and fun, additionally are sprayed against mosquitos every evening. The... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Flame Tree at the end of our 2 weeks visit to Tanzania, I found The Flame Tree to be quite nice. It's not a fancy resort, but a nice one. The owners are great and the staff are very friendly. We were 11 family members all staying here at once, we all loved it. It had... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed for six days and so much enjoyed our time that we want to return, something that we rarely do, usually preferring to see somewhere new. The accommodation is mainly in cottages in the grounds of the lovely gardens, and is simple but comfortable. Because the owners run the hotel personally there is a very friendly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Flame Tree is personally run by the owners. This leads to a pleasant atmosphere -(often lacking in this busy part of the island where most of the accommodation is either chain corporate lodges or neglectfully run smaller establishments). It is right on the beach and close to the beating heart of Ras Nungwi ( 5 mins walk along the beach)... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Our family enjoyed staying at Flame Tree Cottages so very much. The owners were very kind and did everything they could to make our stay comfortable and relaxing. We were a group of 4 adults and 2 babies. We arrived late in the evening and were originally in a second floor unit, the hosts noticed we were having a hard... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I stayed here for a yoga course with Leyla (filling in for Marisa) and had a really amazing time. I was travelling alone so slightly apprehensive but it feels very safe, they organised a transfer for me and gave me a lovely room 'Rose Cottage' which has a view of the sea. The staff are all friendly and the service... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Our stay at Flame Tree Cottages in Nungwi , Zanzibar was absolutely fantastic. The cottages are very charming and cosy, and around the cottages a beautiful tropical garden is to be found. We were very satisfied with the friendliness and the amount of service from the staff. The owners do their utmost to make sure the guests feel at home.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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23 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a great place to stay, however...needs some work. Our unit needed work ( our fridge didn't work, the aircon failed and the fan on our deck didn't work....our other family members had great rooms and no problems at all....this being said the staff and the overall experience was excellent. The food was great and the owners were more... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Flame Tree cottages is situated in a large green compound. Houses are scattered around. Some with pool view, some with partly seaview. It seems like the rooms are all slightly different. I was first allocated a very tiny room, Bouganvillea. A bit disappointing, no nice decorations and a see-through glass door. Advantage was that if you sat on the veranda... More 

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Address: PO Box 1752 | Nungwi, Nungwi N/A, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Nungwi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 16
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#11 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi

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