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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Ras Kutani manages the rare feat of feeling laid back and casual and at the same time offering luxury and comfort. The view of the lagoon and beach are outstanding and the food is quite exceptional. The hotel is run by a young couple who...More

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Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 6 days ago

Dear H0eymp, What a wonderful review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write it to us. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed our rooms, hospitality and the food our chefs Mwalimu & Juma prepared for you. I'm sure they will be very...More

Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

I saw there hasn’t been a review of Ras Kutani for a while. So I would, for the record, let interested people know that it is a lovely place. For us, just to get away from Dar for a weekend. We had a suite, that...More

1  Thank Fredeman
Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 1 week ago

Dear Frederique, Thank you for taking the time to write us this lovely review. We're happy to hear you had a great stay and returned back to Dar well rested. We will pass on your feedback to Aisha and our chefs, they will be delighted...More

Reviewed February 18, 2018

Stayed in a very well appointed room overlooking beach and lagoon and were entertained by the monkeys. The food was of the highest quality and our hosts, Simon and Giulia, were welcoming, warm and helpful in every way. Ras Kutani is a brilliant place to...More

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Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at Ras KutaniResponded February 20, 2018

Hello Colin, Thank you for writing us this lovely review. We're thrilled to hear everything was to your liking and you enjoyed staying in the Lagoon room. The Monkeys are indeed good entertainers & you could spent hours watching them play around, a mini safari...More

Reviewed February 15, 2018

We had the most amazing 2 days at the end of a brilliant safari trip. The location and ambience is truly stunning and Simon and Guilia are really charming and thoughtful. We dined once on the beach and once on the jetty - great fresh...More

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Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at Ras KutaniResponded February 20, 2018

Dear Nicholas, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. We're delighted to hear you had a memorable stay here at Ras Kutani. I will definitely pass on your feedback to the rest of the team, who will...More

Reviewed February 9, 2018

We stayed here for 3 nights in January and had the most amazing holiday. We were traveling with my sister so took the family cottage at the top of 84 stairs, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms - it was perfect and the view was incredible....More

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Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at Ras KutaniResponded February 16, 2018

Hello Candy! Thank you very much for taking the time to write this lovely review. It was really nice to have you as our guests, we enjoyed your company a lot! We will pass on your feedback to the rest of the team who will...More

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stushy2016
April 1, 2018|
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Response from h0eymp | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see anyone snorkelling in the lagoon either. There was indeed snorkelling and swimming equipment down on the beach, but I am not a snorkeller myself and so I cannot say whether the snorkelling is good, nor can I... More
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stushy2016
August 29, 2017|
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Response from diverdoc | Reviewed this property |
All rooms are spacious. Suite gives more privacy and a plunge pool, which is nice. They also are higher up so involve a number of steps to get there.
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August 4, 2017|
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Response from mikebcornish | Reviewed this property |
I might be too late to help but if you want any chance of wifi in your room you need the room closest to the swimming pool. Apart from that definitely go for one of the rooms overlooking the lagoon.
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"all fab locations"
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"if there are no mobility issues then go for the rooms on the hill"
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"Room 5 next to the pool area and WiFi was fine with good view over the lagoon and the visiting Kites, Fish..."
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"check first if kids are allowed"
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