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Echo Beach Hotel

#6 of 12 Hotels in Bwejuu
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Bwejuu | East Coast, Bwejuu 3109, Tanzania
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in to stay at Echo beach for 2 weeks after doing some voluntary work in Uganda so it was a bit of a treat for us. What a treat it was too! It turned out that we some of the last guests before the end of the season so ended up having the whole place to ourselves! We pretended... More 

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København
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Me and my family stayed at Echo Beach in February/March and I cannot recommend this place enough. We are traveling with two children aged 2 and 5 and we felt very, very welcome. Both children and adults loved everything about Echo Beach. So what is that makes this place extraordinary? The food is very good and fresh. The bar, kitchen... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We have just returned from Zanzibar & feel compelled to write due to the most wonderful week at Echo Beach Hotel. This was a late honeymoon/sabbatical/Martha & the Muffins-I quit-my-job/purposely planned Echo Beach trip. There are 4 Echo Beaches worldwide but we chose this one because of the distance & reviews etc. Echo Beach, Zanzibar exceeded our expectations & we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We had the most wonderful 7 night stay at Echo Beach following an equally wonderful Safari. Andrew, Sue and the staff made our stay unforgettable ..nothing was too much trouble for any of them. The whole stay was magical...Andrew is an excellent chef and the food served was 5 star... Sue kindly took time out of her day to take... More 

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Moshi, Tanzania
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Echo Beach is a small resort with only 9 villas in a beautiful garden giving privacy and I loved to spend hours reading on the big Zanzibari style bed on the veranda with view on the ocean. I stayed in the last villa in the range, the blue one, which is tastefully decorated and has a gorgeous bathroom fully tiled... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

On the beautiful East Coast of Zanzibar, the Echo Beach Hotel is a reprieve from the rigors of an Tanzanian or Kenyan safari. The beach itself is miles long (much of which I walked) and has the finest and softest sand I've ever had the pleasure to walk. The tidal pools are vast at low tide and you can spend... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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36 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Andrew, Sue, and their team make this small place a unique spot to relax. They are great hosts, very helpful, and smoothly organized us a bunch of trips and an early dinner on our last day, letting us stay in the room late. We loved the cozy setting, the small number of guests, and the nice beach. And the great... More 

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Wilson, Wyoming
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Small Resort Hotel on a remote beautiful white sand beach personally run by Andrew and Susan. Located about 1 hour drive from airport on Zanzibar. 9 units so it is not crowded. 4-500 yard walk down the beach to a larger more expensive resort with a dive center. Diving and snorkeling is very good. We also were able to go... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We recently spend 4 wonderful nights at this lovely hotel, it is small and therefore lends itself to privacy, the service is great, the staff are super friendly and very efficient. The food was excellent , a good choice of wines and super cocktails ! Sue and Andrew are fabulous hosts as well as lending a hand to help sort... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

A beautiful location, lovely accommodation, superb food and great people. We booked for 2 nights initially, ended up staying 4, and were so sad to leave. It's low key, very stylish, smart but not swanky. This is now amongst our favourite places in the world - I'm sure we'll be back. (Will that do, Andrew?)

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