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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Warm welcome by the friendly staff. The place is well maintained. Has great views over the beach and a relaxing area with hammock and lounge chairs. We visited Kilwa Beach two times now. The first time we camped with our rooftop tent, the second time...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Banda s are very Basic but clean. Workers in restaurant are friendly but a bit slow. Food is nice. They prepare special kids meals as well. Dave, Lily (the owners) and their sons are amazing. They even had a little chick seeking easter egg seeking...More

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Response from Dave_Kilwa, Owner at Kilwa Beach LodgeResponded April 27, 2018

Many thanks for your review - we are glad you enjoyed and the kids enjoyed the Easter Egg hunt. Looking forward to seeing you again. Dave, Lilly, Zach and Callum and the rest of the Kilwa Beach Lodge team

Reviewed March 27, 2017

Fantastic bungalows in the seafront, clean, ultra-safe, super-friendly staff and amazing fresh fish meals. The lodge organizes boat trips to visit the nearby Kilwa Ruins. Good place for diving. If you are traveling along Tanzania coast this is surely a don't miss place.

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Response from Dave_Kilwa, Owner at Kilwa Beach LodgeResponded April 27, 2018

Many thanks for your review Looking forward to seeing you again. Dave, Lilly, Zach and Callum and the rest of the Kilwa Beach Lodge team

Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing holiday location with a beautiful private beach and local fishing villages nearby providing lovely fresh food. Bandas are right in the beach with a cooling breeze off the sea. Staff were really helpful and friendly with lovely food. Can't wait to return...More

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Response from Dave_Kilwa, Owner at Kilwa Beach LodgeResponded April 27, 2018

Many thanks for your review - we are glad you enjoyed your time with us Looking forward to seeing you again. Dave, Lilly, Zach and Callum and the rest of the Kilwa Beach Lodge team

Reviewed November 26, 2015

Kilwa is a bit of an ugly lovely town, as Dylan Thomas might have said! However the beach is white and makes a pleasant stop and this hotel is hard to beat. Kilwa is about 4/5 hours from Dar so is doable for a weekend.More

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Response from Dave_Kilwa, Owner at Kilwa Beach LodgeResponded April 27, 2018

Many thanks for your review - we are glad you enjoyed the good beach and great lodge; even if not quite as much Kilwa town. As Dylan Thomas said - Life always offers you a second chance it is called tomorrow. And we hope to...More

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Free Parking
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