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    Sunset Kendwa

    P.O. Box 3546, 3546, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good43%
    • Average22%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible12%
    Travelers talk about
    “stone town” (20 reviews)
    “hot water” (11 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 214 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Triple rooms were of adequate size. Beds were comfortable and the AC functional. The restaurant and breakfast were quite good, and the beachfront bar was well-run! Lydia was an excellent server, and made us feel quite at home in the restaurant, and the bar tenders...More

    Thank Bourke B
    Reviewed March 24, 2017

    This review is based on our stay in 2008: noisy a/c in bungalow bedroom which made it impossible to get a decent nights sleep , rat infested bathroom; restaurant - ordered food but served an entirely different dish (cheaper food than what we ordered and...More

    Thank amanda947
    Reviewed January 22, 2017

    A simple family beach holiday with a focus on relaxing on the beach, diving and kite surfing. The accommodation is simple and basic but clean, working aircon, hot running water and large comfy beds. The diving at co-located dive school Scuba Do was very professional...More

    Thank jchilcott29
    Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

    Unfortunately, I thought this hotel was a 2/3*. Which was disappointing as I was looking forward to 5 days of utter relaxation in Zanzibar. This is a back packers hotel in my opinion. I thought there was no care or attention for customer service and...More

    1  Thank Cathy B
    Response from Abdul S, Front Office Manager at Sunset KendwaResponded January 16, 2017

    Hi Cathy B, Thank you for your feedback. I apologize for any inconvenient you have undergone with our service. Our staff comes from "The tourism and Hospitality college in Dar es Salaam" and we are improving our service offering more training on a daily basis....More

    Reviewed January 5, 2017

    Two stars may be generous for this place. Beginning with the pro's- the beach is absolutely beautiful with white sand and clear water. The watersports office next door (at Kendwa Rocks, not the one at this resort) is very helpful and organizes affordable snorkeling/diving excursions....More

    Thank Madison H
    Response from Abdul S, Front Office Manager at Sunset KendwaResponded January 10, 2017

    Hi Madison H, Thank you for your review. I apologize for the incovenience undergone during your stay. Please consider that Our staff comes from "The tourism and Hospitality college in Dar es Salaam" and we will better train them to serve international clients. As per...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $92 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #104 On the Beach Hotel in Zanzibar Island
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island
    • Also Known As
    • Sunset Bungalows Hotel Zanzibar ,
    • Sunset Hotel Zanzibar ,
    • Sunset Beach Hotel Zanzibar
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    Traveler (417)
    Pool & Beach (94)
    Room & Suite (93)
    Dining (23)
    Hotel & Grounds (194)
    Bathroom (12)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Nearby Restaurants
    Essence Restaurant
    180 reviews
    .26 miles away
    Kendwa Rocks
    93 reviews
    .09 miles away
    Mocco Beach Villa & Restaurant
    44 reviews
    .29 miles away
    Kendwarocks Restaurant
    133 reviews
    .09 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kendwa Beach
    275 reviews
    .21 miles away
    Scuba Do Zanzibar
    65 reviews
    .05 miles away
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    92 reviews
    .21 miles away
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    .07 miles away
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    Room Tips
    "Go somewhere else!"
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    "We chose a room for 4 (as a couple) to have more space but that was a personal choice."
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    "Get a beach room to be close to restaurant/bar. But be warned of the Friday night party that is very loud."
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    "Make sure the surfaces in the room are clean, I doubt they ever scrub them"
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