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Kimte Beach Inn

, Jambiani, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lusaka, Zambia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location 30 seconds walk from the beach, amazing bar and good coktails on the beach, very kind staff and the owner is always ready to help and give advices on what to do... An excellent price/quality option in beautiful Jambiani! we will definitively come back!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is completely renovated. The new owner is having a new staff and is renovating al the rooms. They are working together with "The Coral Rock", a very nice hotel/restaurant 50m away. You can use their infinity pool and WiFi for free. Prices are a bit higher than before, but still affordable.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed at the Kimte for a few days during the middle of July when I was traveling around Zanzibar! The hotel has a new Manager from June and the hotel has a slightly different name "Kimte Beach Guesthouse & Restaurant". The rooms are simple but really clean and the atmosphere is cozy! The location right in front of the... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This place was just chilled paradise after exhausting trips around Tanzania. We were planning on going to Malawi, but could not resist the ambience of this place. The acommodation and the bar service was minimalistic but considering the price and amazing location (only part of the island where it is not a resort like place with UK fotball games on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

In short- great place, great location, great staff, great price. I stayed for 3 nights and was a woman travelling alone. The management (A Dutch woman and a local Tanzanian man) are absolutely friendly & welcoming and genuinely caring about their guests. The main area of this place is a beach shack style bar/restaurant which is right on the beach... More 

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Maribor, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I stayed there for 5 days. The stuff is very friendly and helpful, the cook was preparing local breakfast every morning for me (included in the price of room) and taught me how to prepare chapaties. The food from the bar is great and they also prepare great fresh juice. The rooms is all you need; clean, mossie net, comfortable,... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We (group of 5 friends) stayed here in September 2013 and really enjoyed it. The rooms are quite expensive for what they are but they were clean, had a fan and mossie nets so they did the job. We shared a bathroom with the other guests which was absolutely fine for us. The people who run it are very nice,... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

The new management is lovely, friendly staff and good food. They helped me arranging transportation and trips and included me in their bonfire/drum nights. Relaxing days at a backpacker's heaven, I will come back!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We stayed at the kimte for 3 nights during augst. The place is like all the others inns you can find at Jambiani but with less comfort and unfriendly crew (with the only exception ot chiba). No hot water 2/3 days. Last night i asked to lower down the bar music (1am) and the they barely touched the volume. The... More 

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Cushendall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Stayed here for 2 nights with friends whilst travelling around Zanzibar. Jambiani was my personal favourite area in Zanzibar. This beach inn was superbly located with just a 30 second walk from bedroom to beautiful white sandy beach! Very relaxed atmosphere and the owner 'chubby' was very chilled out and welcoming. Bar and restaurant situated on the beach, as well... More 

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