We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 22 Jambiani accommodations

Sea View Lodge

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Kibigija, Jambiani, Tanzania
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Sea View Lodge to your Saves list
Sea View Lodge
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
90%
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Gabriella P Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Write a Review

61 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    38
    17
    4
    1
    1
See reviews for
8
31
5
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (13)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I travelled to Zanzibar with two children aged 2 and 4 and my husband the room we stayed in was very spacious and so were the bathroom, the hotel is located in front of the beach, a beautiful beach white sand, it does have low tides in the morning which made it an even greater playing experience for my children... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, France
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one week at Sea View Loge as part of our honeymoon trip. We had high expectations, notably in terms of quietness and tasting of local food. And Sea View Lodge surpassed all our expectations: - The place is very quiet, enabling to have a good rest. The owner pays a strong attention to ensure quietness. - Rooms are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Karachi, Pakistan
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lovely experience! very comfortable stay. Host is very friendly. Ocean front and very quiet. Not many tourists in that area so it is very peaceful. Food at the restaurant is very good. Best part is that its not crowded.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I loved Sea View Lodge it was a very nice place to stay at. I loved the beach and it was very calm and peaceful. We took a walk on the beach and it was very fascinating. I would want to go there again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Our 6 night stay was exactly what we were looking for. Not being high season, the area was pretty quiet, but the hotel was full throughout most of our stay. Our room (beach front) was simply, but tastefully decorated. Storage could have been a little better, but the bed was comfortable with good mosquito nets and the bathroom had a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sea View Lodge Z, Owner at Sea View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feed back. truly kind. we will certainly endeavour to do better every day and hope to see you again some day soon. Heartfelt thanks, Sea View Lodge team. More

Cham, Switzerland
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed eight nights in this nice hotel. We had sea-front bungalows, the view over the beach and the colourful sea was overwhelming and we enjoyed this point most at this place. It’s just relaxing and peaceful to look in the morning the local people from the village when they go for fishing or collecting sea weed. The rooms where... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My friend, her mother and I stayed at this lodge for 1 week at the end of June and although the weather wasn't the best (end of the rainy season) the lodge was a very comfortable place to spend some time. The rooms are spacious and clean (cleaned to a high standard everyday) and there is a generator for when... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

6 nights at sea view lodge totally recharged our batteries, rooms spacious for 3 people, great showers, house keeping excellent, all staff were very helpful. Pool was well kept, plenty of sun loungers, minor down side the breakfasts are good but eggs for 6 mornings? Need a little more choice please

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sea View Lodge Z, Owner at Sea View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your feed back Susan. We at Sea View Lodge certainly appreciate it and hope to see you again in the not to distant future. Nothing would please us more then to see our guests again at Sea View Lodge. Thanking you, Sea View Lodge Team. More

Riebeek Kasteel, South Africa
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

It is ridiculous to label Sea View as a “boutique hotel”. It doesn’t meet any of the criteria of a “boutique hotel”. It has all the potential to be a very nice and small beach hotel or guest house, but the owners/managers suffer from illusions of grandeur if they think this is a “boutique hotel”. They are without a doubt... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Stunning place, no complaints at all about the area or rooms. A bit surprised having to pay as soon as we arrived, we hadn't even put our bags down! Disappointed with the restaurant availability, that really needs to be improved. My friend and I ordered different pizzas yet when they were brought to our table they were exactly the same.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Sea View Lodge, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Sea View Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sea View Lodge

Address: Kibigija, Jambiani, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Jambiani
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sea View Lodge 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Agoda, Tingo, Odigeo and Venere so you can book your Sea View Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sea View Lodge Zanzibar/Jambiani

71 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (60)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (13)
Viewed
Other (37)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (12)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Jambiani with
any amenities