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Sultan Sands Island Resort

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   P.O.Box 3276 | Kiwengwa Beach, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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Ranked #5 of 11 Hotels in Kiwengwa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Helsingborg, Sweden
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 10 days at Sultan sands resort. Due to that the resort is far away from closest village/town, you kind of only have the resort and the beach so enjoy during the you vacation. If you just would like to have 100% slow and relaxing time, this is the place. If you would enjoy testing local restaurants and some... More

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Bruges, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This resort is quiet en smaller, also cosier than the neighbour and big one (Bluebay). It has the ideal location to travel around on the island : try to organize it yourself - cheap and private service! Visit Stone Town (only 45 min away) and see the dolphins in the south, go to Jozani Forest and visit Prison island. The... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had wanted to be at the beach. This place has a swimming pool for use - not the ocean. I don't know how they got such high ratings. It's at most average. The service is sooo slow and the food average. I would never stay at this place again. It's a lot of making do.

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Horsens, Denmark
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stayed one week in Sultan Sands. The hotel, rooms, and pool area was great and well taken care of. The staff was very friendly and really made you feel welcome. The food was very nice and tasty. Every evening there was a new theme, and especially we liked the local evening with local food and entertainment. The view from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice rooms, excellent service, and top location. Food was very good and there were different themes and live music every night. The beach was very nice and right next to the hotel. Trips to Stone Town and Prison Island were very interesting, especially Stone Town.

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Bergen, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Sultan Sands is the best hotel ever. We stayed for two weeks after safari. The staff are so serviceminded and friendly- Only the best is good enough for their guests. You really feel welcome. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Every night the staff put the mosquito netting around the beds and spray the rooms with insect spray. No bugs... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We stayed at Sultan Sands with beach view and it was the perfect place to relax after a week of safari. Everywhere you look the view is beautiful: the beach, the pool, the buildings, the interior and the gardens. The food is really good, I had the best Indian food I have ever tasted. It is tasty, spicy and the... More

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Hässleholm, Skåne Län, Sweden
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Sultan Sands Isalnds Resort have everything you could ask for. It´s like paradise. The staff there is very helpful and they really want you to enjoy every minute of your stay. As a vegetarian I can say that the buffé gives you a lot to chose from. I didn´t have to ask for special food but if I did I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Sultan Sands on Zanzibar is a beach and holiday paradise. It is a very exotic and nice hotel perfect for relaxing, swimming and sun bathing. The bungalows are all high quality with a lot of space, nice good beds and cooling air conditioned. The staff is friendly, polite and extremely service oriented. The security was handled by charming Masai warriors.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the resort. Everything was perfect (food, service, rooms). Every evening there was live music or a show. The only thing that was not perfect was the the Internet which was very unstable and not easy to upload.

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Address: P.O.Box 3276 | Kiwengwa Beach, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Kiwengwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sultan Sands Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Sultan Sands Island Hotel Kiwengwa
Sultan Sands Island Resort Zanzibar/Kiwengwa

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