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Uroa, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is good and beautiful swimming pools. Unfortunately not next to a beautiful beach. I prefer a better beach.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank JohanD2436
Reviewed 1 week ago

There have been mixed reviews about the beach boys in Zanzibar but if you are at Uroa Bay Beach, I highly recommend Ali & his partner Coca Cola. Not only were the tours they arranged for us, substantially cheaper, but they were extremely well organised,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank nataliea868
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed walking along the beach as it is miles of white sand. Walk close to the water edge as it is much easier to walk on. It is so beautiful but be warned of people greeting you with Jumbo; Hakuna Matata - where you...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Wayne L
Reviewed August 22, 2019

A well-kept and pleasant hotel located by a beautiful beach. A great place for carefree relaxation. Staff very nice and willing to help some try to speak Polish. Super cottage with an ocean view, which was cleaned every day.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank EllaTravellers
Reviewed July 4, 2019

Everything was perfect and worth every single cent, I would recommend this resort over and over.....

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank RoxieKotze
Reviewed March 26, 2019

Beautiful beach which is clean, the white soft sand is awesome and the sea water is luke warm - a real gem.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gerhardhud
Reviewed March 13, 2019

Take the dala dala from Paradise Beach to Mermaids Cove for the day, remember to take some money as you def have to try their cocktails!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 1166VANESSA
Reviewed February 26, 2019

A beautiful place on the east side of Zanzibar. White and marvellous beach. The place is quite and laidback. For booking excursions/trips I will strongly recommend a local guy in Uroa called Mohamed Aliy (WhatsApp:+255 773432924). He is reliable and offers high quality.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank torgeirg720
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Food is great here. Lots of varieties. Julieth the waitress is so nice and sweet. Ate here lots of times and price is reasonable.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank deliab619
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I recently honeymooned in Zanzibar and chose Uroa bay resort is beautiful. The staff's hospitality was unprecedented! We had quite a hard time adjusting the first day or two to the time difference. Everyone was very accomodating and always made sure that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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December 18, 2016|
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Response from RollStoneMoss | Reviewed this property |
Rooms have fans and aircom
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November 10, 2016|
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Response from Mr_Dracia | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend to drive by yourself on the island, as local roads are pretty busy with motorbikes, buses and so on. As the island does not have walkways, people walk on the streets. Either you book a bus/taxi from the... More
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December 16, 2014|
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Response from vitt71 | Reviewed this property |
Hi liu, there is a reef that extends for at least one hundered meters so it is a bit tough to do some real swimming. Uroa beach is really isolated, though beautiful , so it is far from restaurants and other amenities. Go if... More
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