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Zanzest Beach Bungalows

2.0 of 5 Mfumbwi, Jambiani, Jambiani, Tanzania
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here as a solo female traveler. I was the only guest one day but it didn't feel weird at all, everyone who worked there was very welcoming. Fantastic food - each night included a variety of adorable little home-baked breads, and the breakfast was lovely. It was secluded and good for sunbathing. Do be aware that the beach at... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband, 2 children (8 and 10) and I just finished our 5 night stay at Zanzest and we absolutely loved it. My husband booked online and he mistakenly booked a room for only 2, they were able to accomodate us with a bigger room (actually one with 2 bedrooms). The location is amazing - so peaceful and relaxing -... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Zanzest together with my girlfriend for 9 days in September and really like it there. If you want to avoid the overcrowded resorts on the north of the island this is the ideal spot to stay where you can relax, enojoy the long walks on the beach..... All stuff was helpful and easy going whole place is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place... You have a beautiful view over the ocean... it is quite and relaxing. Wonderful people... friendly service, open-hearted managers... delicious food... local and italian... Just perfect. TRY IT!!!

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Sondrio, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main point of Zanzest beach hotel is the location, it's situated directly on the beach, in one of the best part of jambiani beach. We expected to see the best sea's color during the high tide but we were wrong! with the low tide the sea became wonderful, with lots of blue shades. Have a look on the picture... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We had a great time at Zanzest! Annalise is amazing at trying to accommodate her guests and she and her husband have created a perfect getaway by the sea. We highly recommend dining in at Zanzest for their dinners-- they were some of the best we had while in Zanzibar. A lot of it very simple, very good Italian food.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I stayed at Zanzest for five nights, travelling alone. Annalisa, David and their staff were incredibly welcoming and friendly throughout my stay. I chose not to do any of extras offered, such as excursions or spa treatments, opting to spend my time relaxing in the sun or in the open air restaurant/bar. At high tide, the sea comes right up... More

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Magenta, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We spent four days in Zanzest and it was a very nice experience. The young italian couple managing the resort is friendly, the quality of food is excellent, with homemade bread and cakes and dinner by candlelight. The rooms are small, coloured, confortable and clean. The location in front of the see is peaceful and relaxing. Zanzest is not sofisticated... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Enjoyed every second of our stay at Zanzest. Clean rooms, great staff and food. Loves the quietness of this place as well as the beautiful views and white beach. The atmosphere is perfect and I will definitely be back. The food was also great!

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Porto, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I had the most rewarding experience in Zanzest Bungalows. Located in tiny stretch of paradise, their bungalows facing the sea are just perfect. The rooms are spacious and clean, everything's on the right place, hot water and just a chill-out feeling all day long. There are no tourist around, you can have the beach almost for yourself, and believe me,... More

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Address: Mfumbwi, Jambiani, Jambiani, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Jambiani
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Zanzest Beach Bungalows 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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Zanzest Beach Bungalows Zanzibar/Jambiani

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