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The Z Hotel Zanzibar

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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221 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the moment my reservation was confirmed, to the minute I was dropped back at ZNZ Airport, I was well and truly looked after by everyone associated with The Z Hotel! I contacted the hotel well in advance of travel with some basic questions and requests for transfers. GM Julie and her team got back to me with everything I... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel/resort is right on the beach at Nungwi, Zanzibar. The rooms aren't huge, or at least the one we stayed in, however, nicely appointed with a balcony facing the pool and Indian Ocean. The service is outstanding and staff very responsive (tho sometimes, their english isn't the best...it didn't have any impact, though) and friendly. They offer services such... More 

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SLC
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165 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is very nice. The room is a regular hotel room size, which felt small compared to the bigger rooms we had on safari. The hotel was clean, not quite brand new with some small amount of mildew in the bathroom, which is small, but had a nice shower. The location is beautiful, the staff was great. We did... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went to this hotel 2 years ago, enjoyed it so much and now it is easier to fly to Zanzibar we thought we would try it again, we were not disappointed. We chose room 12 which is a suite on top of one of the three blocks which comprise the hotel. It had a very large bedroom / lounge... More 

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The grounds itself are beautiful, but the vibe of the hotel was more like a prison. I was on medical placement and booked a room with a group of girls. We had one of our guy friends come over for dinner at the restaurant. Afterwards, we walked down to the beach and hung out until 9-10 pm. We decided to... More 

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United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The managers and everyone we encountered during our 4 night stay were amazing. The restaurant food was delicious! We just came from a Safari in Serengeti and this was a perfect way to finish our honeymoon. Unfortunately our travel agent forgot to let the hotel know we were on our honeymoon. But after we casually mentioned it the managers went... More 

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Bahrain
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42 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is set on a lovey beach - truly beautiful. Rooms - the rooms are quite small but nicely appointed and clean. The beds are quite narrow / short - I feel a very tall person would have problems. But they are comfy. The bathroom was nice, and the views from the rooms are pretty good. Ours was a... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a group in advance as a side trip from volunteering in Bagamoyo. When we arrived we were told our reservations were not received (though we had printed confirmation). The management asked if we would take the vacant upstairs suite but at the standard price we would have paid for our standard rooms. Upon checkout, they attempted to charge... More 

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Thank umwakichwa
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20 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 6 days at Z hotel and it was great. The room was nice but the bed was not comfortable as well as the pillows. We enjoyed our time in the pool where we had good days mostly sunny. The bad point is the fact that the pool is very close to the loungers, unfortunately not enough space to... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my wife stayed at the Z for 2 nights following our trip to Rwanda and mainland Tanzania. We chose this hotel on the recommendation of friends and other travellers reviews. It is a little over an hour drive from the airport and Stone Town on the northern side of the island. Everything was perfect and we had given... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This chic, boutique hotel located on the northern tip of the Island, blends contemporary design with traditional Zanzibari features to create a unique, cool and relaxing environment. Set in a lush tropical garden with direct access to white powder beaches and the Indian Ocean, the Z hotel has been finished to an extremely high specification. Each room has floor-to-ceiling glass doors leading onto a balcony, which looks out across the crystal blue ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Z Hotel Zanzibar

Address: PO Box 4807, Nungwi, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Price Range: $199 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Z Hotel Zanzibar 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
z Hotel Nungwi
The Z Hotel Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
#9 Family Hotel in Nungwi
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