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Address: Paradise Beach Hotel, Nungwi, Tanzania
Phone Number: +255 773 235030
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Professionally run boat safaris.

We went on a half day snorkelling trip to Tumbatu and enjoyed every minute. You feel well looked after and they even gave us dive suits to wear as it was jelly fish season. We... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Grace M
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi, Kenya
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went on a half day snorkelling trip to Tumbatu and enjoyed every minute. You feel well looked after and they even gave us dive suits to wear as it was jelly fish season. We saw lots of fish and beautiful coral and were allowed plenty of time in the water. Well worth it.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We just made few activities with them - diving (Mnemba/Tumbatu) - parasailing (nice boat u wont get wet at all) - jet ski - wake board All was perfect they will collect u and drop u to ur hotel (when taxi are expensive its not bad) and the manager chris is top guy. Thanks for this amazing moments hope to... More 

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Thank Hriad
Johannesburg, South Africa
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for our fishing trip. We were unlucky not catching anything but will definately be back to try our luck again!

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Thank anchen_pieter
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We (three persons) booked two dives with a refresh because we did not scuba dive in a while. We got the refresh for free as well as some other 10 dollar discount which sounded really nice. We would do the refresh in the afternoon with the dives the next day. However, the instructor was not in so we were told... More 

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Thank RobertXL
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

These guys really know what they're doing. We got great group rates for scuba diving, snorkelling, boat rides, a beach barbecue, everything. Friendly, competent staff, props to Shida and Fadil, amazing dive instructors and super cool guys. I wish there was a ten-star rating, they totally deserve it. Highly recommend them for anything.

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Thank Josiah L
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We just finished taking a group of 22 students to Zanzibar and really cannot say enough positive about the owner and staff of Zanzibar Watersports. From our initial arrival and meeting on the island to plan our group activities to the training they gave our students in diving and snorkeling to even dealing with some challenging issues with taxis, Zanzibar... More 

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Thank Jim C
Alnwick, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

If you are looking for a very well organised and professional team to catch big fish I can highly recommend Zanzibar Watersports. If you are lucky enough to have Peter in the team you will be fishing with a legend.

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Thank pruejackson
George, South Africa
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71 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

My wife my nine year old son and I booked the seafari which I must say was beyond excellent. We booked our trip well in advance and my interaction with Chris and James was very professional. Our guide François was very friendly and helpful. Unfortunately I cannot recall the name of the local gentleman who took us snorkeling but many... More 

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Thank Denver2020
Rabac, Croatia
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

I am not sure we even went to the real deep sea! Lousy badly maintained boat with weak engines , overall old / poor gear ( rods etc) pleasant crew ( kenyan and local) but no fishing ZERO not even a bonito despite perfect weather and season condition and 5 hours trolling. Well well overpriced for eastern africa standards. May... More 

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Thank Vladislovich
chrisGoodwin, Owner at Zanzibar Watersports, responded to this review

We appreciate feed back, so as to keep our services professional and to clients expectations. What we cant do is get fish to bite and ensure that we have a 100\% catch rate. As for the clients remarks regarding our tackle, all tackle is Penn International reels and rods. We encourage using local crew and captains, so as to promote... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Professional divers, great diving, bluest water, whitest sand I've ever seen in my life...my favorite color has changed from blue to turquoise and all if its shades...if you meet Chris, James, Hamissa or Francois, tell them Kelly says hello and I would be there in a heart beat if I could....enjoy!

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