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Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa

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P.O.Box 3276 | Kiwengwa, North Coast, Kiwengwa 3276, Tanzania
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Quorrobolong, Australia
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45 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived Blue Bay Resort after 4 weeks of Egypt & Kenya so this was R&R. The resort is quite beautiful & there are a number of differing accommodation types but we had an individual bungalow, which was roomy, very clean & comfortable. The bed at 3 metres wide is one of the biggest I've slept on! The resort offers... More 

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Thank David W
David A, Resident Manager,Bluebay Hotels at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and informative review. Our exclusive spa is a favorite spot for couples to relax and unwind We look forward to your return when Chris our Group General Manager, his great Management team and all of our 400 staff will once again be on hand to ensure you that you have yet another memorable stay with... More 

Budapest
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54 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I think that when I will be retired, I will spend my winters at this lovely hotel in Kiwengwa. It was our 4th time here, this time I got room 207, which has some minor deficiencies, but very spacious and comfortable, our bed was at least 3m wide! No kidding! View towards the ocean. Garden is as nice as always,... More 

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David A, Resident Manager,Bluebay Hotels at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Happy Holidays from the Team at BB We are pleased to read your review and thank you most sincerely for taking your time to talk about us It is always a delight to see guest appreciating the ambiance of our rooms,the Gardens and the stretch of white sandy beach and we value your patronage as repeat visitor to our magic... More 

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44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sons booked this amazing place as part of our trip. We did a safari then Stone Town, and then here to relax.. We were greeted with a very warm welcome and also got given an upgrade due to me being upset through an earlier incident 2 days previously in Stone Town. It was my 50th birthday whilst we were... More 

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David A, Resident Manager,Bluebay Hotels at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank YOU We were greatly honored to host you on your 50th Birthday, we were thrilled to be of service to you and are glad you enjoyed our warm Zanzibari hospitality The BB team would love to host you again in the near future We wish you a peaceful, happy and healthy year and Karibu Tena ! More 

Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with my wife to this resort, rooms are spacious, we got the warm welcome, food was very good but less choice for the vegetarian people we got the bottle of complementary sparkling wine as we booked the honeymoon room, staff is friendly but need to be little fast in the restaurant overall experience was good would love to... More 

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Gail A, Manager at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your comments and we are happy to learn about your satisfaction we are happy that you enjoyed our facilities and service We look forward with pleasure to welcome you back in Bluebay in the very close future. Wishing you a Happy,Peaceful New Year and may all your dreams come true More 

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a 4 night 3 day stay at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa for a group of 12. We had just come from a hectic wedding schedule and we were eager to relax. We were able to do just that at Bluebay. From the welcoming staff to the fun filled activities and to the spacious rooms we were able... More 

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Gail A, Manager at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing such a detailed and positive review. We are thrilled that you stay at Bluebay Beach resort which is 55 minutes flight away met exceeded your expectations especially the the beautiful beach front and the excellent food Thank you for taking note and appreciating the fact that we used Mother Nature and our own garden... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked six nights here to chill out after an eight day safari and two nights in Stonetown. I cannot adequately describe what a superb hotel this is. The staff are all exceptionally well trained, friendly and efficient. The rooms and grounds are kept immaculate. And the food!!! The chefs and serving staff put such a lot of effort into... More 

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Gail A, Manager at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your overwhelmingly positive review on your recent stay with us We are pleased to learn that you had a memorable experience and that we not only met but also exceeded your expectations Your words about our staff are really encouraging and appreciated and it will be my pleasure to share them with the team. However we must... More 

Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While we were spending our holidays for the second time at the adjacent Sultan Sands Hotel, we had lunch and diner several times at Bluebay Beach Resort. Bluebay is a more luxureous and langer hotel than Sultan Sands, but has the same wonderful African ambiance. Beautiful furniture, excellent kitchen with a lot of food variety, same friendly employees. Also here... More 

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Gail A, Manager at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your overwhelmingly positive review !! we are very pleased to learn that you had a memorable experience at Bluebay aand that everything met your expectations Your words are really encouraging and appreciated and it will be my pleasure to pass them on to the entire hotel team we truly hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you... More 

Frankfurt, Germany
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Zanzibar in October 2015. Stayed in „Bluebay Beach Resort“ due to some advice (for the nature-lovers) on the Internet. We asked for a balcony room to observe the nature around. A pretty botanical garden with plenty of plants attracts lots of bush-babies that were sweet crying little creatures we were feeding bananas with. We got a calm room... More 

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Gail A, Manager at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your overwhelmingly positive review of your recent stay at Bluebay Hotel We are pleased to learn that you had a memorable experience and that we met your expectations Your words about our staff are really encouraging and appreciated and it will be my pleasure to pass them to the team . And yes, we love nature and... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

Blue Bay was an incredible holiday getaway for my family. The beach is incredible, the staff are welcoming and the food is great quality! I highly recommend the tours to go diving, snorkeling and swimming with the dolphins. Lots of activities to do for the whole family! If you have a special occasion to celebrate, this is the place to... More 

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Gail A, Manager at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Responses like yours are what put a glow in our face We can only look forward to your next visit so we once again ensure that your wishes remain our command The Team invites you to visit again in the near future- Karibu sana More 

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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Management extremely friendly and the food is very good. We loved the atmosphere and it was all very reminiscent of the old Diani Beach where the owners were formerly operating in the hotel business. We would happily return without hesitation. Great fun......

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Gail A, Manager at Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa, responded to this review

We thank you for your stay with us at the Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa. We are indeed very glad you found time to give us this very invaluable feedback. The former owners of the than famous Alliance hotels are indeed now on Zanzibar and so is their long serving Group General Manager well known from his many years and... More 

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