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    Kilindi Zanzibar

    Kendwa, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent86%
    • Very good10%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “open bathroom” (12 reviews)
    “personal butler” (12 reviews)
    “plunge pool” (17 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 154 reviews

    Reviewed December 9, 2017

    To our Kilindi Family, Please forgive us for this review coming quite a few months late, but it has been difficult to find the words to express properly how grateful we all are for everything you did for us during our stay. To explain, a...More

    Thank Rmg9877
    Response from ElewanaCollection, Manager at Kilindi ZanzibarResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Rachel, Cam and everyone at Faithful the Brand Thank you very much for such a great review, it’s great to hear that you had a memorable stay with us and thank you again for praising our service. We invest a lot of time and...More

    Reviewed November 27, 2017

    Our second trip to Kilindi and we were not disappointed. Although there has been a change of management Chef Lucas and manger Duncan are still upholding the reputation for fine food and service that Kilindi richly deserves. The secret to their success is the staff...More

    1  Thank anaplas
    Response from ElewanaCollection, Manager at Kilindi ZanzibarResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Anaplas, Many thanks for your kind words and the time you took to share them with us. It is great to hear, that you have enjoyed your stay with us once again. Rest assured that we will take your comments for further encouragement within...More

    Reviewed November 1, 2017

    Our stay at Kilindi was nothing short of magical.We were greeted by the lovely Co-Manager, Kaila who welcomed us and showed us to our beautiful villas, set amongst the 50 hectares of tropical gardens. During our 4 night we were looked after by our wonderful...More

    2  Thank Nzdubai
    Reviewed October 30, 2017

    Originally built to ideas from the eccentric mind of Benny Andersen of Abba fame, this is a little jewel on the edge of the Indian Ocean. Rooms are quirky but luxurious, attention to detail is very much the essence. This re-defines butler service and would...More

    1  Thank Upepo71
    Reviewed October 22, 2017

    We were in Tanzania for about two weeks - we got to Zanzibar following a week long safari. We are so glad we went with Kilindi Zanzibar. This is the best hotel we have stayed by far - their villas are beautifully designed and very...More

    1  Thank Vinay V
    Response from ElewanaCollection, Manager at Kilindi ZanzibarResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service. The fact that you mention that this is the best hotel you have ever stayed so far...More

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $1,108 - $1,532 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kendwa
    • Also Known As
    • Kilindi Zanzibar Hotel Kilindi ,
    • Kilindi Zanzibar Kendwa, Zanzibar Island
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    TheSafariSpecialist
    November 4, 2016|
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    Response from Terelli81 |
    Can I see the full spa menu/brochure please as it's not available online?
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    November 4, 2016|
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    Response from ElewanaCollection | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. All the Pavilions at Kilindi are set amidst lush tropical gardens and have sea views. Kilindi is set on a 50-acre property with access to an exclusive private beach. Please do not hesitate... More
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    anaplas
    September 3, 2016|
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    Response from Chris W | Reviewed this property |
    There definitely was in our room. I'm pretty sure there is in all rooms. If you email them they'll respond quickly, great team there.
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    "All the villas are very private with great views"
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    "Front row sea facing"
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    "We stayed in Room #3 - it had ocean view!"
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    "Our pavilion was number 15, the furthest walk, but up the hill so has the best view."
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