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Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar

3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Paje, Tanzania
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Ranked #3 of 8 Specialty lodging in Paje
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days 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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    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ndame Beach Lodge was suggested to me by my Kite surfing instructor! What an amazing recommendation! I stayed there in July 14 with my family and couple of friends. It was absolutely perfect! The rooms are cozy and nice, village hut type, the rooms have all you need in this surrounding. The room is just in front of the beach.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Africa the first time for us, and we had a great time staying at NDAME for 3 weeks. To note is the excellent food, plenty of it and freshly sourced! Not to forget the friendly Chef who we enjoyed chatting to. Staff helpful, informative and accommodating our needs. The location we found a little paradise: having breakfast while enjoying the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights and left very upset we didn't stay longer. Very beautiful setting with discreet bungalows hidden among trees and a beautiful beach with enough loungers. Didn't book a sea view but our bungalow had one anyway which was nice. Food was excellent and good selection of cocktails and drinks. Such a good relaxed atmosphere and highly highly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by accident while driving in Paje. The beach is stunning (at high tide tough only) with the restaurant and cafe right in front. The place is very cozy with sand. The food was always succulent as the chef changes the menu based on fresh products. Try the Swahili food but also the pizza. Was disappointed by... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stunning island stunning beach lodge stunning food - everything was just awesome! Owners were friendly, approachable and so relaxed! See you again in December 2014 for more sunshine, tourist attractions and more importantly fun and relaxing !

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Velenje, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I just came back from Tanzania and Zanzibar trip. I was travelling with my friend from Uganda and by coincidence we came to Ndame Beach Lodge. Wow! We weren't sorry even for a minute! Such a nice place to stay at! Rooms are nice and big, clean. Houses are spaced enough from each other people can't disturb you (this is... More

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

I would first like to thank the entire staff of Ndame. I really felt like I was right at home. I travelled to Zanzibar with an open mind and it helped a lot. From the day I set my foot in Ndame Beach Lodge to the day I left I have nothing bad to say. My room was clean at... More

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Leamington Spa, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I stayed here with a friend for 5 nights in April. We had a really lovely time there. The location is amazing, right on the beach and our room was lovely. We had a twin room, very clean, and on arrival there were fresh flowers on our bed, which was a really nice touch. The room was cleaned every day... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed at Ndame Beach Lodge for three nights over the New Year holiday and it was bliss. Ndame has everything you are looking for in a place to stay in Paje: great location on the beach, beach bar, decent food in the restaurant. The hosts are very helpful and responded to our many email questions. There are a few... More

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Hanseh, Manager at Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review - we are happy to hear that you have had a lovely stay with us! You seem to have enjoyed all our key features, such as the great beach, overlooked by our beach bar, and the yummy food, served by our lovely team. We are a tiny bit surprised that Ndame seems to... More

Devizes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We stumbled upon this place by chance having got a cab from Stonetown to find another place in Paje. How lucky were we? Simple, beautiful, delicious food and friendly staff. Couldn't have asked for more. We were supposed to stay a few days we stayed for about ten. Breakfast on the beach in the morning served up by a smiling... More

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Hanseh, Manager at Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking your time to review our place, and we are happy that you stumbled upon our place. We are glad to hear that you have had a relaxing and enjoyable time in our little paradise on the beach, and appreciate your comments. Our chefs still like to flower up the breakfast buffet - one of... More

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Address: Paje, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Paje
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Hotel Class:3 star — Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar 3*
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Ndame Beach Lodge in Paje Zanzibar has been a dream beach holiday destination for more than 8 years. Sun-seekers and Indian Ocean lovers from all over the world come to stay with us. Our 14 bungalows with 31 rooms are strung along in lush tropical gardens on the shores of one of the world's most beautiful beaches. Stretching more than 250 m along snow white beaches, where the warm, turquoise waters caress the shores. From Ndame you can start a variety of activities like swimming with the dolphins, kiting, diving, visiting the local markets, snorkeling, learning about local culture and the spices which grow here in abundance. The Arabs called it the Spice Island. Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere in our restaurant and bar, have a chat with interesting people from all over the world. At times we accommodate guests from more than 20 countries. A much loved highlight is our bonfire grill below the sparkling stars of the southern hemisphere. In our local style beach bar we serve you fresh fruit juices, tasty cocktails or exotic local drinks for the daring. ... more   less 
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