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    Pongwe Beach Hotel

    PO Box 297, Pongwe, Tanzania
    011 255 773 169 096
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good15%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “seafood platter” (58 reviews)
    “bush babies” (45 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (81 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    1 - 5 of 783 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This hotel is a small paradise! I explored lots of places in Zanzibar, especially in Unguja, but Pongwe beach is definitely my favourite! It has everything: white sand, picturesque garden and the tide is usually completely fine for swimming. The staff is welcoming and the...More

    Thank Lesia K
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you very much for your kind comments and recommendation! We are thrilled to know that Pongwe beach is one of your favorites and we sincerely hope that we will have you back home with us in the future! Warmest wishes from the Pongwe Team.

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

    Paradisiacal . Relating to , or resembling Paradise . This is Pongwe ... A five star hotel has been built next door with 3 pools . If you want five star luxury please go there and pay the five star price . You don't actually...More

    4  Thank Jilly60
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded January 31, 2017

    Thank you SO much for the AMAZING review and feedback, we are very happy you had a good time, we really enjoy having you here with us at Pongwe Beach Hotel, its always a pleasure. We look forward to seeing you soon! Yours truly Pongwe...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We couldn't have stayed at a more perfect place than Pongwe Beach hotel. The staff are amazing and so friendly, and the food is just incredible! On our last night we had the seafood platter which you have to pay extra for. This was worth...More

    Thank AnnaNowell
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 3 days ago

    We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us!! Thank you very much for your kind comments and we very much look forward to having you back again in the future! Warmest wishes from everyone at Pongwe!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed in a sea view villa with our own plunge pool, very flash. The room was fabulous. Beach and infinity pool, amazing. Food was disappointing for the price and atmosphere in the bar/restaurant a bit flat.More

    Thank Teresa J
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are very saddened to hear that you found our food and atmosphere disappointing. We have taken this on board and will do our utmost to improve where possible. We do...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The experience felt very luxurious, greeted with great friendliness as soon as we stepped through the door. The view & the beach are INCREDIBLE, the staff are great, food was fine, and lots of activities to get stuck into too PARADISE!

    1  Thank Melanie W
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your compliments and taking the time to review your stay. It really makes our day when we get positive feedback! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday with us!! Warmest wishes from the Pongwe Crew.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $167 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Pongwe
    • Also Known As
    • Pongwe Beach Hotel Zanzibar Island
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    Traveler (950)
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    Nearby
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    JenDo73
    August 22, 2017|
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    Response from CalgaryTravelgal | Reviewed this property |
    It wasn't a problem in July. Lots of ventilation with open windows that had screens.
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    Mattdaviesuk
    July 18, 2017|
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    Response from PONGWE | Property representative |
    Hi Matt, please feel free to email us and we will gladly send through all relevant information. Many thanks!
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    shimmyshimmy23
    May 5, 2017|
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    Response from PONGWE | Property representative |
    Yes, the rock restaurant is 1 hour drive and the food and view there is totally worth it.
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    Room Tips
    "Beach view or plunge pool stunning views of ocean"
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    "We had a beach view room there were others with jacuzzi"
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    "The beach rooms were perfect, right on the beach so you could nip back to the room to use the toilet or grab..."
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    "Beach view is gold!!!"
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