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Zanzibar Oceanfront Hotels

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Neptune Pwani Beach Resort & Spa (Pwani Mchangani) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels
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#2 of 5 hotels in Pwani Mchangani
94 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "seaside room" when describing this hotel.
  • "My husband and I spent a wonderful week (mid July 2011) at Sandies Neptune Pwani Beach Hotel - really one of the best island holidays ever! The staff is amazing, very friendly and..."
  • "The location is stunning and because we had booked a seaside room, we had an excellent view of the sea and beach. The room was spacious and was kept really clean by cleaning staff..."
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The Residence Zanzibar (Kizimkazi) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Luxury | Romance | Top Hotels | Service Special Offer 20% Early Bird Offer
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#1 of 4 hotels in Kizimkazi
2 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" and "onto the ocean" when describing this hotel.
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#10 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
87 travelers mentioned "beach resort" and "beach bungalows" when describing this hotel.
  • "Langi Langi Beach Resort was everything we wanted it to be. The room was more than adequate, spacious, had a fabulous view of the pool and gardens (and what a magnificent pool it..."
  • "My wife and I spent 5 wonderful nights at Langilangi beach bungalows. The rooms are spacious, impeccably clean and very comfortable. The service was exemplary. Langilangi Beach..."
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Coral Rock Hotel (Jambiani) 3.0 of 5
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#6 of 8 hotels in Jambiani
3 travelers mentioned "onto the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "beautiful oceans and beaches and the majestic view from the infinity pool onto the ocean. Upon arrival by very friendly staff, with other staff also assisting in making you feel..."
  • "Had a great room that overlooked the infinity pool then onto the ocean with almost floor to ceiling windows. An initial problem with the aircon was attended to promptly by 3 or 4 of..."
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Breezes Beach Club & Spa, Zanzibar (Bwejuu) 3.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels Special Offer Honeymooners’ Offer
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#6 of 12 hotels in Bwejuu
147 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "ocean room" when describing this hotel.
  • "was nice to shop there. He got the typical painting of the island and other nice items. I would definetely come back to Breezes Beach Hotel...."
  • "for 10 nights in a suite with a large terrace overlooking the beach and the ocean (room # 12 was well worth every penny). One evening we had sundowners on our terrace and..."
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#10 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
3 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Right smack on the ocean, cool breezes flow through the hotel. It is an old building that was converted to a hotel, so it retains a great deal of charm: highly polished wood..."
  • "The hotel is on the ocean edge , though without a beach as such as the tide comes in quite close. still possible to walk along the beach at low tide. They offer free transfers to a..."
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#7 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
64 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "I recently came back from from staying at the Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort and it truly is a "Royal Gem"! From the moment you enter the gates of the resort, you can feel and see the..."
  • "We have recently returned from the Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort having had a wonderful week. The hotel is set in extensive beautiful gardens which the staff work hard to maintain..."
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#5 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
3 travelers mentioned "on an ocean" and "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "After spending 3 nights in Dar and 2 nights in Stonetown in budget hotels, I decided to splurge on an ocean view room at Z. Imagine my disappointment when my "ocean view" was..."
  • "We had 2 rooms...a cottage (i think there are only two)...it was fab! Two stories w a great deck, right on the ocean. other units are very nice as well. The whole island has..."
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#11 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
70 travelers mentioned "beach bungalow" when describing this hotel.
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Essque Zalu Zanzibar (Nungwi) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Luxury | Top Hotels | Romance | Service
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#3 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
5 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "On the other hand, if what you care about is being close to (or on) the ocean in a gorgeous setting, the combination of the property's location and its amazing jetty is perfect. (2..."
  • "The Ocean room was divine and right on the ocean. Zanzibar was very hot and the breeze off the ocean was very nice. Once we had settled in the manager Nicholas advised us that..."
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#3 of 3 hotels in Pongwe
10 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Location wise, the Queen of Sheba is right next to Pongwe beach hotel so is located on the best part of the beach. I love Pongwe, it's beautiful, quiet and so relaxing to stay here..."
  • "The best beachfront area is occupied by Pongwe Beach Hotel but since Queen of Sheba Hotel is right next door it effectively has access to the same beach. There are beach chairs and..."
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#1 of 5 hotels in Matemwe
One traveler mentioned "one ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "place to stay for 4 nights as our base for doing some diving (we went with One Ocean just a short walk up the beach). We were lucky enough to have the place to ourselves so it..."
  • "We were warmly welcomed back to the Zanzibar Retreat after a previous visit only a few months earlier (a side trip while visiting our daughter in Dar Es Salaam). Once again we were delighted with the ..."
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#17 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
8 travelers mentioned "beach resort" and "beach resorts" when describing this hotel.
  • "I've been staying in the Baobab Beach Resort in Nungwi. It's a huge hotel / village located near a private beautiful beach. Bungalows are very nice, decoration is local and so..."
  • "This hotel, in fact, I believe the majority of Nungwi beach resorts have connections with Italian tourist agencies, hence the constant flooding of italians. Staff speaks better..."
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Next Paradise Boutique Resort (Pwani Mchangani) 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Romance | Small Hotels | Luxury Special Rate january 2015
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#1 of 5 hotels in Pwani Mchangani
One traveler mentioned "one ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "They arranged Mario from ‘One Ocean’ to come over to the hotel to discuss diving possibilities, which were happily experienced by Jos. Sebastiaan organised small but interesting..."
  • "It was the most amazing trip for me and my B.! Hotel is located on a beautiful beach, where you can really experience ebb and flow. In the time of ebb the see goes back right to the coral reef, so you..."
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Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa (Nungwi) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels
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#6 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
85 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "on Zanzibar. Extreme good athmosphere, great beach Resort, and fantastic diving Center with very professional Team (Marco, Andrea, Didi)...."
  • "Note: it's very hard for me to rate this place because it's the only beach resort I've ever stayed in on the continent of Africa. We met a lovely family from Dar es Salaam who said..."
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#1 of 1 hotels in Chwaka
One traveler mentioned "on to the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Our room looked out on to the ocean and was only a few meters from the beach. The room was clean and well maintained (it had a queen bed, chairs and a fridge). The staff were very..."
  • "One of the best holidays i have had The staff needs a little training but everything else was great Beautiful views and a great experience the staff was friendly and helpful The beaches wh..."
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Michamvi Sunset Bay Resort (Michamvi) 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels | Service
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#1 of 5 hotels in Michamvi
42 travelers mentioned "beach resorts" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "As lifelong seekers of unspoilt beach and diving paradises, we have visited many of the well known and internationally hyped beach resorts, all of which have their own special..."
  • "Brad and his team did an absolutely wonderful job. We arrived at Michamvi Beach Resort on 17 December 2011, and from the time we set foot at the hotel, we had amazing service..."
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The Zanzibari (Nungwi) 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels
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#9 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "the basics of how to handle one in the swimming pool, before taking it out on the ocean. It was a great way of getting an overview of the coastline from a different perspective..."
  • "It was a real joy and a privilege, from the very first moment to last, to luxuriate in a five-night stay at the Zanzibari. Our stay there in September 2012 had formed part of a longer inland and coast..."
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#1 of 2 hotels in Kendwa
24 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beachfront location" when describing this hotel.
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#2 of 5 hotels in Michamvi
One traveler mentioned "by the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "a perfect service, lovely helpfull staff all around, very comfortable villas by the ocean are gorgeous. White sand beach and the blue sky and sea take you away from the rest of the..."
  • "If you want to get away from it all, this is the place to go. It’s quiet sunny and pleasant. Each villa is private and not overlooked by anyone. The rooms are beautifully furnished and clean. Kono Kon..."
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#46 of 143 hotels in Zanzibar
68 travelers mentioned "beach resort" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "and the staff is happy to serve you and very friendly. If you are looking for an exceptional beach resort in Zanzibar...look no further!..."
  • "The hotel doesn't really have any beach but the pier is good for swimming (keep your eye on the tides...) One minus is the remote location and wasn't either too pleased with the..."
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Melia Zanzibar (Kiwengwa) 5.0 of 5
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#2 of 11 hotels in Kiwengwa
One traveler mentioned "by the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are prepared to splurge, happy to be exclusively nestled in this resort with your loved one, or just relax by the ocean, this is the place for you. Large room and bathroom..."
  • "Melia Zanzibar, is a unique and fantastic family holiday. The resort is beautiful, a wonderful place to relax and have fun. The rooms are very comfortable and beautifully decorated. They are..."
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The Palms (Bwejuu) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels | Luxury | Service | Romance Special Offer Honeymooners' Offer
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#2 of 12 hotels in Bwejuu
16 travelers mentioned "beach side resort" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed for 5 nights at The Palms....a magnificent beach side resort on Zanzibar...and were exceptionally pleased at the understated yet elegant beauty found here. The resort..."
  • "The accomodation was superb and the location on the beach ideal. The management worked hard to provide variety - the superb meals being presented at different locations on diferent..."
Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel (Nungwi) 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels
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#1 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Very relaxing, and peaceful, the beach could be a little better but then it was such a great location right on the ocean. We loved having cocktails every evening down at the..."
  • "We stayed in Ras Nungwi for 3 nights in mid October 2011. We stayed in a garden view room which was clean, tidy and well serviced just a little on the basic side. The grounds of the hotel are also wel..."
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Waikiki Zanzibar Resort (Pwani Mchangani) 3.0 of 5
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#3 of 5 hotels in Pwani Mchangani
31 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "100 meters of white sand belong exclusively to the hotel and each room has his own umbrella and sunbeds at the beach. The tooms are beautifully decorated in traditional ethnic style..."
  • "The Hotel is placed on a magical strip of beach. One of the best beach strips in Zanzibar. On the east side of the island, with magical sandy beach meters from the hotel. Very..."
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#18 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "on to the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel fronts on to the ocean and also in Stone Town itself, so you can readily choose between the hustle of one of Zanzibar's main tourist attractions and the relative calm of..."
  • "After getting off the ferry in Stone Town at 6:30p and it was getting dark, we were wandering around trying to find a place to stay for the night. Of course there were several shady gentlemen trying ..."
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Hotel Dongwe (Bwejuu) 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain | Top Hotels
#3 of 12 hotels in Bwejuu
6 travelers mentioned "beach resort" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great beach resort attraction with excellent activity packages and service...."
  • "My husband and I stayed early March at this lovely resort on Bewejuu beach. Only 1 day of rain and lots of sun to our surprise. To add to the last comment posted, not only is the..."
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#17 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "one ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "I had a day diving with One Ocean in Stone Town, arranded through Cesare at the hotel. Although diving from the NE at the Mnemba Atoll is supposed to be better it was still great. 2..."
  • "I'm a bit late writing this review as it's almost two years since I was there - but as I was reviewing another hotel I remembered this one. I absolutely love Zanzibar, the food, spices, fantastic bea..."
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Chumbe Island Coral Park 3.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Service | Romance
#1 of 143 hotels in Zanzibar
49 travelers mentioned "ocean" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est (Nungwi) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels
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#8 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "This room is located on the farthest side of the lodge, but has a lovely view on the ocean from the two balconies (with a small patch of grass in front).There are deluxe rooms..."
  • "What an amazing holiday destination which was made even better by such a fantastic resort. The people were friendly and accommodating, the food was sublime and never ending, the rooms were just beaut..."
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