If you aren't sprining for the fancy place out off the coast, then Pongwe is for you! HUGE rooms, amazing, white sand beach, breezy atmosphere. They have a truly spectacular chef, and the food was incredible! Only downside is that it's a bit far from Stonetown, the airport, so would definitely recommend several nights here, and one or two in Stonetown, which shouldn't be missed.
- Also Known As:
- Pongwe Beach Hotel Zanzibar
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Situated on what could perhaps be described as the best beach in Zanzibar, Pongwe Beach Hotel is a tranquil place where one can escape the hustle and bustle of modern day life. It is modestly sized, with ten traditional sea view cottages and has an intimate, personal atmosphere. Set within a secluded bay on the east coast of Zanzibar, Pongwe Beach is a true paradise retreat. ... more less