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Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   P.O.Box 3276 | Kiwengwa, North Coast, Kiwengwa 00000, Tanzania
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Ranked #7 of 11 Hotels in Kiwengwa
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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

after a month of touring Ethiopia,Kenya and mainland Tanzania all we wanted was to relax and that is exactly what you can do here. The rooms were spacious clean and private amongst the gardens. The outdoor areas were many so if you wanted to could get away from the other guests but only about 100 guests(can get up to 500)... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Bluebay is an attractive makuti-roof hotel fronting the dazzling white sand beach of Kiwengwa. The grounds are attractive and extensive, dotted with palm trees and flower beds. The irregular-shaped pool is large and kept very clean. There is a feeling of space and openness. The accommodation is dotted about the gardens and connected by a labyrinth of pathways. We stayed... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my husband looked for a quiet, relaxing place, with great beaches and food, to unwind after a year of hard work. And this is exactly what we got! What can I say - everything is just about right with the Bluebay Beach Hotel, with only a few minor "buts". + The location is beautiful - the oceanfront hotel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa is a lovely hotel on Kiwengwa Beach on the Eastern side of Zanzibar. Excellently located on the oceanfront, it has a lovely white beach (about 50 to 75m thick at low tide) directly in front of it. When the tide is out, you can actually walk almost a mile out in the water! Th resort... More 

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Kisumu, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The resort is in a stunning location on eastern coast on the island -- white sand, palms, well-structured outdoor spaces (bar, restaurant, lounges) with plenty of nice little spots to sit as well as the iconic chaise lounges overlooking the water. Lovely pool. The high tide means that water too high tfor kids to build sandcastles for much of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to relax, choose this hotel and this island. There is nothing to do, relax only. Friendly and polite staff, fantastic cousin, marvelous view. Every day differen artists playing live music. Rooms clean, maybe air conditio could be better, but no problem. We have visited this hotel just before season peak so there was not to many visitors,... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent a few days getting away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Bluebay was excellently laid out, beautifully decorated and had a very attentive and well trained team in place. The food, especially for a large buffet, was excellent with a huge variety of choices all made freshly and well presented.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

A special design (local blended with arabic) is appreciated, as we did not favour the modern looks of other hotels on the island. Not only the location on the beach is awesome (I would recommend the hammock for good vibes), but the facilities and staff proved excellent. The food is amazing (you must try the catch of the day: fresh... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I have not posted a review in a long while despite having travelled a lot. I can't let this pass -great facilities, location and superb beach.The best thing at Blue Bay resort are the exceptional staff who offer great service at all times.Will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

After having travelled a lot, I have to say that my stay at Blue Bay resort was one of my best holiday breaks ever !!! I visited this great place a few months ago with my cousin. What made it unique for me, was of course the very friendly staff and the location. The beach is just idillyc and the... More 

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Address: P.O.Box 3276 | Kiwengwa, North Coast, Kiwengwa 00000, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Kiwengwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bluebay Beach Resort and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Bluebay Beach Hotel Kiwengwa
Bluebay Beach Resort And Spa Zanzibar/Kiwengwa
Hotel Style:
#5 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#6 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
#7 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa

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