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New Jambiani Beach Hotel

P.O. Box 631, Jambiani, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Absolutely loved this hotel! Great place from the moment I arrived to the moment I left! The new owners are were welcoming and super friendly. The rooms are very clean and have everything you need, including your own bathroom. The location is excellent: directly at the beach with a perfect view onto the amazing ocean. The staff were very helpful... More 

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We, a group of three couples stayed for a week in July 2014. After a drive of an hour from Stone Town we arrived at the inconspicuous small gate of the hotel. Since we booked in advance we already got welcomed by the new managers of the hotel. We got told that after the recent change of ownership and management... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Amazing place with great beach and perfect for families with small kids. The Bar is amazing and the staff was great. The rooms are super clean, have a shower and toilet. The restaurant is set back from the beach and offers great individual meals. Best place for long time. Definite recommendation.

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Ruth D, Inhaber at New Jambiani Beach Hotel, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you here! You and your family are also most welcome and we would be more than happy to see you again at our hotel! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for four weeks in January and February 2014. Strengths: • Fantastic position directly on the beach, but just some meters away from the maximum high tide that allows the structure to avoid the risk of being flooded by exceptionally high tides, which frequently happen (such a risk is taken by the 90 % of... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

I had booked to stay at this hotel for 4 nights.I made some advance payment but interestingly had to wire the money to Germany to Marlies account.We arrived at the gate and i confused with a cattle shed.Driving inside there was no evedence anybody had been there.The rooms were filthy and the worst is my children and my wife could... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I'm very confused by these previous reviews that convinced us to book this hotel. Apart from the hospitable driver that picked us up the place was dreadful. Our room had stained curtains, stained ceilings, cockroaches in the bathroom, ants all over the bedroom floor, no lock for the safe, the window shutters didn't close properly, cold showers, holes in the... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

Luxury hotel : pay and enjoy your breakfast. One of a kind place : enjoy the conversation. The stories. And every moment of it. 25 years ago, a young German woman from Hanover was the first European to open a hotel, six bungalows rather, in Jambiani on Zanzibar East coast. "Malice" aka Marlies Lehmann, is still alive and kicking today.... More 

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Kigali, Kigali, Rwanda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Jambiani beach Hotel is a neat pin. The staff is supportive and mostly warm. We had our own custom breakfast that wasn't in their menu since they are BB hotel. The rooms are spacious something you would need when in a beach environment, you wouldnt want sand all over your resting sanctuary. If there is a place to be in... More 

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Address: P.O. Box 631, Jambiani, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Jambiani
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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