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Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar

3.0 of 5 Paje, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had the best time here. Hanns and all the staff, especially 'our girls' were just fantastic. The food was incredible, from the coconut curry to king prawns. The Massai show was aces, watching the local mamas go to work seaweed harvesting to full moon lighting up the endless beach was all mesmerising the staff and place was super chilled, didn't... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Positive: -Very nice big rooms, cleaned every day. - at the beach - one day I went for a walk and I saw that the next village (Jambiani) didn't have any nice beautiful beaches (lot of seaweed), so you should definitely stay in Paje. - nice friendly personnel (although sometimes a little to eager to teach you Swahili which can... More

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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just got home after spending a week at Ndame with a group of friends. The people at the lodge couldn´t have been more friendly and helpful! Everyone from the office, secutity at the logde, the amazing restaurant and bar staff to Hans himself were just the friendliest people you will ever meet! The room was exactly what I wanted,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arriving at the Ndame Beach Lodge, some large gates are opened, and you can then check-in at reception. I was staying in room 14, while my friend was staying in room 12 next door. These are on the top floor of a two storey hut, so if you can, I'd try to ask for your own private hut, although... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long search on the internet I found Ndame and couldnt be happier! the whole place is just wonderful! Sine, Hans and all the whole staff made me feel at home at this little paradise property in Paje! The lodge is right by the stunning beach and every single detail makes a huge difference. Since the flowers in bed... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a great place a jewel to be sure we didnt stay but visited every day and were made to feel so welcome we didnt go any where else great cocktails great service very friendly staff I would recomend it to anyone and I will be back thank you staff you are great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We didnt stay in the lodge but behind it in a cottage but felt so welcomed we lived in the bar area great staff great time perfect location and I would recomend it to anyone it is truly paradise the food was great the cocktails yummy and the views awesome well done to all the staff.

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Walt Disney World, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

asked to write a review by the management – so here it is: Very nice location on a pure white beach, very nice bar with good drinks. Rooms are ok, far enough from the sea to be quiet and still close enough, moskito nets, lines for wet beach stuff, nice for the price. Breakfast buffet was good. A la carte... More

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Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I don't quite know how to write about my Zanzibar beach stay in words. We were staying in Ndame Beach Lodge for 7 days, it was my husband's birthday getaway for 2013 and one of our final holidays before leaving Africa in September 2013. The things I loved about Ndame Beach Lodge are its location, the superb cuisine served by... More

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Hans Terrbi E, Manager at Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking your time to review our little paradise on the beach. It is wonderful to read such a lovely review and we are happy to hear that we have been able to make your stay so memorable. We agree that nothing tops a barefoot experience - who needs shoes in Zanzibar?? The restaurant is becoming... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Because the pictures of the lodges looked great, combined with the good reviews, we picked this location to stay for 4 nights. Well, to start with the positive things: in Paje area of Zanzibar this location is closest to the beach, there are easy chairs to lay in, a nice place to drink etc. On arrival, the personel receives you... More

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Hans Terrbi E, Manager at Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking your time to review Ndame Beach Lodge. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, such as the beach, the food, the friendly staff and many things more. It is unfortunate to hear that you did not enjoy the room as such, considering that it is the biggest triple that... More

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Address: Paje, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Paje
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ndame Beach Lodge Zanzibar 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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