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La Madrugada Beach Resort

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On the plus side : good room, they even brought in a small fridge at no extra cost. The housekeeper comes every night to close your mosquito net and spray the room. 2 bottles of water every day. Great restaurant with very wide choice (loved their grilled fish with grilled vegetables...had it virtually every night because was so good). Decent... More 

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Rome, Italy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For those looking for a wonderful beach, a valuable staff and relaxation. All perfect, tha swimming pool always clean! I left a piece of my heart! I think that is the best relax place of Zanzibar. Remember to book the dinner, otherwise you can wait two hours. Jambo

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Zaandam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good time and are very satisfied about the atmosphere, friendly personal, good prices and comfort. The room with the best views from the balcony on the sea and very relaxed is room 413. The breakfast is very generous. You get free water, tea and coffee.

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Thank hajstol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in La Madrugada for 7 Days with family. The single word to be used for this hotel is "FANTASTIC". It will be impossible to get such a beautiful place to stay with all facilities in very good economical rates. Room services are good, Food is good - in case of special demands can tell Manager. Staff are... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the remote part of Zanzibar, gives you peace of mind if that is your kind of a thing. Beaches are well maintained and clean and can have a peaceful walk without interruptions Friendly staff and well-equipped rooms.

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Westborough, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We found this resort on TripAdvisor and chose it because of the great reviews and affordability. After travelling around Tanzania for 3 weeks, this was a very pleasant end to our vacation. The staff was very welcoming, accommodating, helpful, and made us feel at home. The environment was relaxing, peaceful and family friendly. The location was spectacular and removed from... More 

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Ljubljana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

The place is very nice, the room nice equiped, the food was good, we enjoyed staying here very much, the beach was very natural, not many tourists, possible long walks, beautiful blue sea, the resort was very quiet, the staff very friendly.

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Wicklow, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

La Madrugada is located right beside a beautiful beach in a nice quiet part of Zanzibar. This is something you appreciate more once you travel to other parts of the island and continually get interrupted on the beach by beach boys when you're trying to relax. So, this is a major plus for the hotel in terms of location. Some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Our trip lasted from morning 15.04 to evening of 25.04 2016. The ocean view was absolutely magnificent. During the low tide, we went exploring the visible corals and sea life. The hotel is situated in a perfectly safe area, where everyone greets you with a cheerful "Jambo" or "Hakuna Matata" when you leave the hotel premises. Rooms were well cleaned... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

The hotel itself has everything you could want - beautiful quiet beaches, comfortable rooms, friendly staff, amazing masseuses, and access to activities across the island. Solomon, the manager, is wonderful and tries very hard to make sure everyone is happy. Juergen, the main manager ("boss"/"owner", I'm not sure), however, is a real piece of work. For over a year I... More 

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Jürgen R, General Manager at La Madrugada Beach Resort, responded to this review

I am Juergen and just want to clarify a few things: 1. We had a wedding planer dealing with the whole wedding because i had different things to do. 2. You could not lock at my door as i stay 15 km from the hotel in a private house and you do not know where it is. 3. I had... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Madrugada Beach Hotel & Resort *** with its 37 rooms is located at the South-East coast of Zanzibar in Makunduchi, which is an amazing coral village with white sand beaches that go down in gentle slope on a turquoise background. Great location to relax from the business life, not recommended for people who search an exiting night life. The location is also perfect for various sorts of beach activities, but also an excellent base to explore the island. Amenties: 2 swimming pools, private beach, SPA and small Gym on site, most rooms with A/C and oceanview, free WiFi, Tour desk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Madrugada Beach Resort

Address: Beach Road, Makunduchi, Tanzania (Formerly Zanzibar Azure Beach Resort)
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Makunduchi
Price Range: $52 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Madrugada Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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La Madrugada Beach Resort Zanzibar Island/Makunduchi
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