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The Zanzibari

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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“low tide”(27 reviews)
“five courses”(3 reviews)
“small hotel”(11 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewslow tidefive coursessmall hotelunforgettable holidaythis wonderful hotelnearby villagewalk along the beachstone town tourplunge poolthe north endliving areamain beachhotel grounds areindian oceanhalf boardpeace and quietprivate beach area
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at several hotels on the island and this was our absolute favourite. The location is simply stunning and the hotel has been beautifully designed. It feels like paradise! Our bedroom was exceptionally clean and an absolute dream to stay in. This hotel is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Tent-with-a-view! After having the most amazing safari staying in your superb lodges we ended our dream trip with a few days at the Zanzibari relaxing in your chilled hotel. Beautiful warm salt water pool for the kids, such friendly staff who couldn’t do...More

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved it here and had zero issues. Staff were great, the rooms very comfortable and the food was also excellent. I loved the pool and the access to the ocean. It was very quiet which really suited me. Great job.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Special thanks to all the staff at The Zanzibari who made our stay there an experience of a lifetime!! The accommodation, hotel, scenery, and grounds were simply stunning! But the best bit was the staff who were wonderful and we made some new friends that...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We arrived at the Zanzibari via a few days in Safari with their excellent holiday partners 'A tent with a view'. This was supposed to be the relaxing element to our honeymoon and it did not disappoint. We arrived during Ramadan and the end of...More

Thank andyhale
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$160 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$160 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#8 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#10 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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2007collleenp
November 2, 2017|
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Response from Mario M | Reviewed this property |
Colleen, definitively yes. The Zanzibari can offer you everything you are looking for, a second floor room with an ocean view, although the rooms are not in the front, you can still see the ocean no more than a 100 ft away... More
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sabbie2006
May 5, 2017|
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Response from Zanzibari_Tanzania | Property representative |
There is a change in tide about every 6 hours whereby you'll experience high tide and low tide. In December, there are usually strong winds as compared to mid-year. Swimming and other beach activities will be determined by... More
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Juliana789
March 17, 2017|
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Response from wmalli | Reviewed this property |
Beautiful beach. At low tide you can walk out and see star fish, sea urchins, crabs etc. Not sure about the weather in April as we went in November. It was hot, even on cloudy days but the cloud didn't last long. Also the... More
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