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Karamba Resort

Dimbani Beach, Kizimkazi, Tanzania
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm just back from spending 5 nights at Karamba resort and I fell in love with it. If you like rustic and peace then you will love this. I really cannot rate this place highly enough. I loved my room, the outside shower, comfy bed and the view from the porch was just beautiful. I loved that the cleaning ladies... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This resort definitely has the potential to be a 5* rating on tripadvisor but as often there are the small things that make your stay a pleasant experience or an experience that leaves a bitter taste in your mouth. For your stay at the Karamba it all starts extremely well: you arrive on a gorgeous beach where local fishermen also... More

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karambaZanzibar, Owner at Karamba Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment which will help us to improve. Seems that all possible displeasing issues happened to your family which is one of the ones that bargained the rate at the departure (as I explained in the other bad comment received) The water at Karamba is safe and can be used for brushing the teeth with no problem. That’s... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I went to karamba in jun and my stay could.not be better! The hotel is beautifull and the staff is always looking after you! Taking care of every need and helping to organize activitis and trips arround the island. Gema (the manager and director) is always happy to assist in anything she can to make youre stay as much enjoyible... More

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This hotel is set in a beautiful location the local staff are very friendly and helpful. The rooms and the food are ok, however water was not always available. At a price of USD 325,- per night for a family room 2 adults, 2 children, bed and breakfast, we do not consider it value for money. Watching The dolphins was... More

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karambaZanzibar, Owner at Karamba Resort, responded to this review

Once more this site is used as a personal revenge due the comments are not related with the bad punctuation given = Poor. Those 4 families of Residents in Tanzania with lots of children stayed 2 nights. At the departure they were bargaining the price telling that the relation quality price was not ok, but this could be thought at... More

Tanga, Tanzania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We only stayed one night and desperately want to return! What a lovely setting right on the beach front! The vibe is also way more chilled than in the busy north. The reception was wonderful and the hospitality made us feel at home. We stayed in the superior bungalows, which are so lovely and clean (and the outside shower is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We fall in love of this place. Every thing is in its place. Nice land scapes. Swim with douphins is a dream become real. Sunset is a great theater in live. Friendly staff. We have spend the best week i our live there. Thanks a lot to Gemma and all her staff. One day not far we want return there

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Barcelona, Spain
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Firstly we would like to thank Gemma and her staff their wonderful hospitality. We had the opportunity to discover this magical setting during our holiday in January. We were staying in another hotel further north. We were looking for a restaurant in the south where we could enjoy a good meal and rest after doing our route in the south.... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The Karamba resort is a beautiful hotel. I really recommend it. First of all it has beautiful views to the crystal clear sea. When I went i went to do a dolphin safari and the karma is perfectly positioned because all the tours leave from the beach next to it. The food is also great. And it also has wi-fi... More

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Munsing, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

After a hard and challanging tour to Ugandas Paek Margeritha, my wife Angelika and I came to Karamba Resort, Sansibar, to relaxe and enjoy the sun. What we found there, was much more we expected! A wonderful, affectionately created mansion became our home for a lovely week. (Desingnd by Gemma herself, the owner of the Resort!) And not to forget... More

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Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

All the staff at Karamba Resort are very friendly and always willing to help you get the best of your holidays. The hotel is located in a very quiet area, but also very convenient for snorkeling, dolphin excursions and blue safaris. The food is served with very good quantity and quality. Overall, very good value for the money

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Address: Dimbani Beach, Kizimkazi, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Kizimkazi
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Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Karamba Hotel Kizimkazi
Karamba Resort Zanzibar/Kizimkazi

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