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Sazani Beach Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   po Box 4200, Nungwi, Tanzania
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Ranked #13 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

Spent 2 nights at sazani and I must say it's good value for money......David (the manager) along with beccar, saleh, aisha.......are fantastic people, always there to plan your day with you and make your stay enjoyable. Beccar took myself and another guest on a free tour of nungwi village, the fish market and the boat factory while David help arrange... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I spent more than two weeks at sazani during August to relax after backpacking through east Africa. We could not have made a better choice. Sazani is perfect if you are looking for a five star location in a warm family b&b atmosphere and for fair prices. For us the best part about sazani was its incredible... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I spent 5 nights here at Sazani Beach hotel, in the north of Zanzibar. The staff were attentive , helpful and very friendly. The hotel itself was well appointed in that there was everything I needed for a relaxing few days on the beach. The room was comfortable and spacious and the sound of the waves on the beach just... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

An Eco friendly green haven with his own private beach, terrific monitors and the most friendly staff you will come across in Nungwi. Perfect if you want to be by yourself yet a few minutes away to the bars and restaurants. Luscious gardens, hamacs spread trough out the property and the sound of the ocean cleansing all worries away from... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We spent 5 nights at Sazani in july 2013. We booked a room with sea view for $ 130 per night, and got one night for free. A bit steeper than the price given on Tripadvisor. Sazani has simple rooms, but it is clean and the bed is comfy. It also had mosquito net. When we arrived we felt very... More

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sazanibeach, General Manager at Sazani Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Janne for your revue .We at Sazani value honest constructive revues.It enables us to make adjustments where necessary . I would like however to point out that we do not have any Prices on Trip advisor ,we direct potential clients to contact us directly for rates.I think that maybe you may have miss-taken the code,BB54 ,which just refers... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

At a good price and food its the best place to experience both worlds of Nungwi. If you want to party and fancy restaurants head north for a nice walk. If you want to chill and spend time with your partner stay in the resort. Excellent place and awesome space to learn to Kitesurf.

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Dar es Salaam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We spent 3 nights at Sazani with our two young children. Immediately on arrival the manager, David, and all the staff, made us feel at home. The people at Sazani were all very friendly and welcoming, always helping us to organize our day ahead. Our kids were, by the end of the first day, in the kitchen cooking pancakes with... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

I spent 3 nights at Sazani in late June, 2013 with a group of six Americans from NYC and California. We had all traveled thoroughly throughout most continents, and were seasoned travelers by any measure. Although we utilized trip advisor, which has always been a reliable source, we didn't know what to expect (TIA?). We were pleasantly surprised to arrive... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We spent 5 nights here in late Feb 2013, the hotel is situated in a beautiful location looking over the ocean with a fantastic sunrise in the morning. The rooms were basic and clean and the food fresh (if a little slow). It's the perfect place to go to escape and relax to get away from it all (though there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

I spend 10 days (too short!) at Sazani during February 2013. Perfect location! Beautiful, tranquil, private and only 20 minutes' walk away from the hustle and bustle of Nungwi village. My room was basic, clean, authentically decorated, spaciously comfortable with a seaview. The tides create a constant change of scenery and determine the activities for the day. Food, although basic,... More

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Address: po Box 4200, Nungwi, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Nungwi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sazani Beach Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Airport Transportation
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Feel like a castaway at our 10 room beach lodge, a perfect paradise for beach lovers, kite surfers and divers. An oasis of calm just five minute taxi ride from Nungwi's busy strip of music bars and hotels. Our bungalows are designed in a traditional Swahilli style with coconut thatch roofs in a tropical garden setting, each with a sea view and sandy path down to our secluded pristine beach and the turquoise ocean. Stay with us and help us to develop our sustainability ethos to be an environmentally and socially responsible hotel. ... more   less 
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