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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
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    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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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars NEW

My husband and I spent 5 days there in late January. wonderful peaceful space, the highlight for me was the daily routine of the locals, earning a living, on the water, men fishing, women seaweed farming. Warm and welcoming staff, good food and cold beers. The electric often went off and wifi could be difficult but heh ! Your in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we had booked through Borderless Tours and safaris for a getaway to Zanzibar, after staying for two nights in Stone town it was relaxing to be away from the busy town and enjoy the beach. the hotel is remarkable as me, my husband and our group enjoyed our stay in this wonderful hotel. the only thing that was upsetting was... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After 6 days on safari in Tanzania we landed in Jambiani, Mamamapambo was chosen for a week of relaxation. Beautiful location right on the beach, very romantic evening with candles light, great food and great service by the friendly and attentive staff.

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Montreux, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 2 busy days in Stone town we came to this peaceful and beautiful place, Mamamapando Hotel on the beach of Jambiani. The architecture is just so amazingly pretty and well done, built with the regional materials, the Italian taste for perfect decoration and finishing quality and the good food made us adore this hotel. Only 6 rooms, peaceful and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

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 January 20, 2015

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 January 13, 2015

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 January 13, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

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 January 5, 2015

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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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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