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Pakachi Beach Hotel

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Paje road, Jambiani 0000, Tanzania
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pakachi Beach Resort offers nicely decorated bungalows surrounding a garden with swimming pool at the beach in walking distance to Jambiani and Paje. The restaurant is located on a small cliff and serves delicious menus also on the beach with candle light and wood fire. The staff provided a good service every day and was very helpful. A little issue... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed in Pakachi for four days and we were not disappointed. We completely got what we were looking for; a relaxing and friendly environment which restored our energies and harmony which we badly needed away from our hectic commitments. Pakachi beach hotel is run by a team of very friendly persons. Steve, Angela, Vene and other members of staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We were guided here by our taxi driver after asking if he knew somewhere that had beachfront accommodation at a budget price, Pakachi surpassed both our expectations. After receiving our welcome juice in the bar we looked out at the stunning views over the beach and ocean whilst our bags were taken to our room. The bed was beautifully made... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

When you come to the Pakachi, you emidiatly feel the African Zanzibar wipe. The place indolges calm or as the lokals call it in Zwahili; ''pole pole''. We came in early March and was welcomed with both warm weather, cold water and friendly staff. We lived in a traditional nuru house, 4 adults, a children and 2 infants. All the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014 via mobile

Steven, the owner offered great tips on things to see and do in the area. The room was reasonable,clean, and faced the saltwater pool and beautiful beach. It's just No. of Zambioni town so very private, and peaceful. The grounds are raked, and all the staff smiling and doing their best. I could've stayed a week.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

Pakachi beach hotel it a wonderful place just been reopened the manager Steve is a fab bloke from Nottingham really pleasent and obliging we had some great time here food was good the staff are amazing Angela, Veni and Peter all made out stay unforgettable wish we were still there. Everything at the Pakachi is fresh and new rooms are... More

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Many thanks for your review. It is always good to hear that guests have enjoyed their stay with us here at Pakachi More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

We stayed for 3 nights and enjoyed our time. The restaurant had a nice location and atmosphere, the food was reliable, the layout of the resort was nice (quiet and private). The rooms were ok but the bathrooms was poorly designed (the shower sprayed all over the floor and the water for showering was salt water and not always running).... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

For budget travellers a very good option to stay in a private banda/house 10m in front of the sea (at high tide ;-)). The place has a swimming pool, wifi and can arange good budget activities as snorkling and sailing. By foot it is easy to walk to jambiani or paje. Houses are budget but nice with sleeping nets and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Jambiani is a very peaceful place & not busy when we were here. We had a fab 2 story hut right on the beach providing us with uninterrupted views of the fab Indian ocean. The design of the huts are perfect with a lovely breeze to keep you comfortable. Food was lovely, ate here most days, we tried a few... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

we had a wonderful stay at pakachi beach resort. The bungalows are direct on the sand, nearby a nice beach. The owner jürgen and salomon did everything to make our stay unforgettable. The hotel has a restaurant with sometime fresh fish, when you request.

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Address: Paje road, Jambiani 0000, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Jambiani
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Pakachi Beach Hotel 2*
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Pakachi Beach Hotel Zanzibar/Jambiani

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The Pakachi Beach Resort is situated on the southeast coast of the island of Zanzibar. The Resort is a newly refurbished tropical garden hotel with private beach and own swimming pool, an experimental spice farm, wellness and well known restaurant. The combination between European management and local participation is providing a well organized tropical feeling and the ideal place to relax from business life. Nature related beach bungalows may cater for the real tropical impressions with an open bedroom in the first floor of these all natural material built houses. ... more   less 
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