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Jambiani White Sands Bungalows

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Jambiani Beach, Jambiani 254, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bungalows are just perfect for a couple or 2 friends. We only stayed for one night, but were very happy we got to spend some time on the beach and meet some of the locals. Actually, because it's Ramadan one of the locals invited us to eat at his place, his sister would cook for us. I have to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

White sands bungalow is a beautiful place in a heavenly surrounding. It's location is awesome directly at a beautiful beach and just a couple of minutes away walk from Jambiani village. From the second I arrived, I felt very welcome and nicely taken care of. I did not feel uncomfortable at any time of my entire stay of 7 days.... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us and we are very grateful for your generous words about us! Likewise, it was pleasure having you. I will pass the massage to the team including Carlos and I am sure they will all be happy to hear about this. Many thanks again for visiting Zanzibar Island, and specifically Jambiani White Sands... More 

Gothenburg, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

No brickwalled compound, just a wooden fence and an open gate between you and the Indian Ocean - maybe that is one of the really nice things about Jambiani White Sands Bungalows. And it is small enough for you to get to know the other guests. I has quite the family feel about it. It´s got what you need, the... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to write a review and we are grateful for your kind remarks about us – this is really motivates us all to do more to ensure our guests feels at home and have enjoyable vacation in Zanzibar. I passed the note to my team. They send their regards and say, “Asante Sana!” (Thank... More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We booked here to stay for 4 nights during our 2 weeks on the island. We arrived here early afternoon from Nungwi. We did email them direct to arrnage accommodation but got no reply after 3 days and so we booked via agoda as it was cheaper than booking.com. Unfortunately we were not expected but we were well received by... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

We are grateful for your stay with us. We also thank you for your kind remarks and the very constructive comments, which will help us to improve; we are always open to suggestions. I would like to comment on the points raised as follows: (1) The breakfast: We will vary the breakfast items on alternate days. (2) Room Clean: We... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We stayed two nights at White Sand Bungalow and overall our experience was positive: good breakfast, clean rooms, hot water, good service and great location literally on the shoreline towards the end of Jambiani beach. Rooms are well kept and tidy, staff is friendly, atmosphere is relaxed; good value for money compared to the average prices in the area. would... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

We appreciate the time you have taken to write a review and we are grateful for your generous remarks about us. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay at Jambiani and this is what makes our Day. – Thank You! I have passed your comments to the team here, and they say, “Asante Sana!” – Thank you very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We enjoyed our time at the Jambiani White Sand Bungalows a lot! The owner is a very friendly and calm elderly man. He and his friendly gave a warm welcome to us and they were the whole time very pleasant. The Bungalows are directly located at the beach which was absolutely amazing. The whole facility was very nice and the... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! We are glad that you have enjoyed our beach location, and we will appreciate your suggestion on the breakfast and dinner as what can we do to make them better. We are always open to suggestions. Thanks again for the time you have taken to write a review and the comments! Best... More 

Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Located ON the beach, in a well kept garden. I had a comfortable room with a very clean bathroom and hot water. Breakfast was good and you can talk to the chef about dinner. The staff are friendly and helpful. There are lots of activities:You can go on an excursion, snorkling, swimming with dolphins, kitesurfing etc or sunbathe behind the... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the opportunity to have you at Jambiani white sands and for your generous remarks about us! We are glad that you have enjoyed the room and food. I have passed the message to the staff and they say. “Thank You!” Best Regards More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I had a short break vacation at Jambiani White Sands resort last July 2014. It was a family vacation and we spent 2 nights there. We had 3 rooms opposite to the beach, (few footsteps to the beach). the rooms were well prepared for us and equipped with all necessity items to make our stay comfortable. we had our meals... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review, and tfor your kind words. We are glad that the family had an enjoyable stay at Jambiani Whitesands and we are grateful that you have chosen to stay with us. Again, many thanks! More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Friendly staff and atmosphere which made us feel like home. The local food dishes were unbelievably wonderful. We enjoyed morning walk alongside the clear beach and relaxing in the hotel's beach cradles facing the sea.

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

We are grateful for your stay with us and thank you for your kind remarks. I have passed the remarks to our chef Abu and his kitchen staff- I am sure they will be delighted just as we all are! Thank you very much ( Ahsante Sana!) More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Me and my friend spent 3 days at jumbiani and it was just amazing! The room was big, the bed was comfy, the net was good (altho you can't really escape the mosquitoes), the shower had hot water(I think they have a heater but it seemed always hot), and It was Quiet... No parties, No drunks, Just peace and love... More 

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Jambiani-Whitesand, Owner at Jambiani White Sands Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you! This is what makes our day- Just a word of our guest feeling at home at Jambiani White Sands. I did pass your kind remarks to Said, Adita and Lilian and they say thanks for remembering them. We thank you for staying with us. Best regards. More 

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