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Azanzi Beach Hotel

3.5 of 5 Villa   |   Azanzi Beach, Matemwe, Tanzania
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for a period of eight days, from the 19th until the 26th of August 2014. The food was impeccable and despite it being a Beachfront hotel catered for non-seafood lovers by providing excellent meat dishes at every meal. Each day had a wide assortment of meals and never once were we bored or had anything... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ruan P Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. I am happy that you chose to spend your Honeymoon at Azanzi Beach Hotel and that myself and the Azanzi... More

Johannesburg
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Amazing friendly staff and management.Lovely resort which suited our need for a quieter type resort. The food quality was fantastic and the variety met our every need. The excursions especially with Scuba fish was fantastic. We will be back at some point.

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Coen S Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. We looking forward to welcoming you back at Azanzi Beach Hotel. Thank you sincerely for your compliments, which I will... More

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The staff are very friendly & helpful. They will go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. Especially if its a special occasion like birthday or Anniversary. The food was varied & well prepared, very good quality. The location is fabulous, clean white beaches, clear ocean water perfect for snorkelling & diving in the protected reef area a... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ObmikMouse Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. We looking forward to welcoming you back at Azanzi Beach Hotel for the next Birthday or Anniversary perhaps. Thank you sincerely... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great week at Azanzi. If you really want to experience an African-Caribbean island, you need to visit Zanzibar. Friendly staff, delicious food - GREAT VALUE for MONEY! Management is interested in how to improve - only minor things to be changed, as this is an idyllic place already Also another great fact - North east is not... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Miracolimuc Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. We looking forward to welcoming you back at Azanzi Beach Hotel for another ‘’African-Caribbean island’’ experience. Thank you sincerely for your... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stayed at the Azanzi Beach Hotel. I was planing an Engagement of which the GM approached me the first day I arrived. He wanted to discuss how I am going to propose. The Staff went completely out of their way to make my engagement an unforgettable day, Romann was top class in organising the day. As for the... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aleco27 Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. It was an honour to be a part of the special planning for your unforgettable day and my team and I... More

Jhb
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Azanzi for 7 nights 26 July – 2 August….it was an incredible experience! The rooms are very spacious and beautifully put together, the food fresh and typically yummy Zanzibarian. A wonderful place to relax and take some time out. Perhaps the best part was the scenery and of course the festive, helpful people working at Ananzi. They... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andrea Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. I am truly happy that you enjoyed the Braai evenings and the fresh food we have daily on offer. We looking... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the location of Azanzi as this part of Zanzibar (North East) is not crowded with loads of hotels, and nor did we get a hundred hawkers descending on us when feeling like a quiet walk along the beach. Location is perfect! Azanzi is small, intimate & gives one the space to really relax & feel like being away from... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Joanne Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. We looking forward to welcoming you back at Azanzi Beach Hotel. Thank you sincerely for your compliments, which I will gladly... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed at Azanzi Beach Hotel at the end of July 2014 on a work educational. This was the first time to Azanzi. I can honestly say that it was was a great experience. Romann and Jessica as well as the staff were so helpful from the very beginning and throughout my stay, he was ready and willing to... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Monica Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. We looking forward to welcoming you back at Azanzi Beach Hotel. Thank you sincerely for your compliments, which I will gladly... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All I can say is thank you to Ramon and the great LOCAL staff of Azanzi. Everything about this hotel was great until we went with Dewald and Jessica to Waikiki for their first beach party of the new season. Both Dewald and Jessica was so drunk that I was ashamed to be associated with this hotel. Jessica passed out... More

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GM A, Managing Director at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DubaiBabes ‘’After a full investigation into this reported incident the following came to light : Neither Dewald nor Jessica were working at the hotel at the reported date (May 2014) nor were they at the Waikiki Beach party over the dates mentioned so unfortunately no further comment or feedback related to this report can be made. For clarity our... More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was an absolutely Beautiful, wonderful, relaxing, Venue. We had a stunning Room, the Service was great, the staff were absolutely friendly. The Manager, Romann, had an attention to detail, and he was always so helpful and every ready to please. The Food was totally delicious. The best Fish curry, I have ever eaten in my whole life. Every meal... More

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GM A, General Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SarasNaidoo Thank you very much for your posting on Tripadvisor. We are proud to receive such positive feedback from our valued guests. It is always a great pleasure to have guests enjoying their time at Azanzi Beach Hotel. We looking forward to welcoming you back at Azanzi Beach Hotel. Thank you sincerely for your compliments, which I will gladly... More

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Address: Azanzi Beach, Matemwe, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Matemwe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Azanzi Beach Hotel 3.5*
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The hotel is situated on the North Eastern coast of Zanzibar, and approximately 45 minutes from the airport in Stonetown. Azanzi is a luxury boutique beach hotel which boasts 35 rooms comprising of 8 Superior rooms, 17 deluxe rooms and 10 deluxe villas The central guest entertainment areas offer guests multi level viewing decks, well stocked curio shop, azure swimming pool, bar and dining area - maximising the sublime view of the majestic and tranquil Indian Ocean, and powder-white beach's scattered with palm trees. ... more   less 
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