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Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel

P.O.Box 695, Jambiani, Tanzania
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel had great reviews which is why I booked it. It cost $US60 each way from the airport, my first surprise. It's also an hour from the airport, so after this hot and un-air-conditioned drive we were told the hotel key hangs in the restaurant because there is only one and the maids need it to clean the room... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had agreed on a pick up at the airport and the driver came just in time. We drove across the island and arrived at this very nice hotel in the late afternoon. Good service, a big and clean room. Food was excellent and the owners a nice and caring couple. The place is strongly affected by the tide and... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time at Mama Mapambo Hotel during our stay in Zanzibar! The rooms were clean and comfortable and the staff was extremely helpful. A hearty breakfast is included in the room stay and they make great cocktails and serve both lunch and dinner. They offered a variety of excursions direct from the resort. The resort is beautiful... More 

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 week in Jan 2015 and loved it. The location and the hospitality of Paolo and Christina and the staff was exceptional. We stayed in the oceans deluxe view room ; the ocean is right at your door literally and the sound of the ocean at night was great. We ate at the restaurant on several... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Mama Mapambo at the beginning of our honeymoon for 3 nights, we had a fantastic time. Our room was comfortable and very spacious, and even though it was right next to the dining room it wasn't loud. The owners Paulo and Christina personally welcome everyone and are more than happy to have a chat. The main building... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was amazing and made FRESH. You were asked to chose your supper meals at lunch so the staff had time to buy local fresh produce - WOW The staff were amazingly nice and helpful. I lost my safe key in the water and was able to borrow snorkeling gear to retrieve it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was amazing stay. We like this hotel really a lot very friendly staff very helpful. Very beautiful African design which gives you amazing atmosphere beautiful beach nice food very good choice of alcohol drinks good quality . My mark is real 5 this hotel really deserve it .

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just two nights spent here at the end of our honeymoon back in November 2014. A wonderful stay! The rooms are fantastic and unique, the furnishings understated and classy. The main selling point for me was the friendliness of the staff. They couldn't do enough and went out of their way to make us comfortable i.e. when suggesting coconut milk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

9 nights spent in this little pearl on the white beach of Jambiani. Only 6 rooms, all beautifully decorated with very good taste, clean and directly overlooking the sea. Great food freshly prepared by the staff smiling and friendly under the super vision of Christina and Paul, the young couple who run professionally the hotel. Tasty barbeque seafood served on... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Mamamapambo is located on a beautiful beach in the south of Zanzibar in a small fishing village, hotel has everything you need for a relaxing holiday, a beautiful sea view, nice rooms spacious and full of charm, great food and attentive and friendly staff. This place will remain long in my memory. Special thanks to Christina who arranged a romantic... More 

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Address: P.O.Box 695, Jambiani, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Jambiani
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
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