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Smiles Beach Hotel

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewspancakes french toastpay with credit cardclean swimming poolfew minutes walkbars and restaurantsfruit piesnice staybig bathroomhotel is locatedsun loungersroom was spaciousbig resorthot showerair conditioningwater pressuretea and coffeefresh juice
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

I spent nine days at the hotel and I found it very comfortable. The staff people were very friendly and helpful.I met Mjaka from the restaurant, Baiba the manager, Baraka the Massai Guard and had an interesting conversation with the owner. The facilities are a...More

2  Thank adolfosancristobal
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Nice stay in the hotel with a quite environment few minutes walk for all the restaurants and bars of the beach . Clean swimming pool. The accommodation is quite ok . Breakfast is poor ( few fruits , coffee, tea, bread) . Service is very...More

Thank Jean-Pascal D
Reviewed February 3, 2018

I am rather conflicted about writing this review – although the stay was great, and the staff warm and accommodating, and the location excellent, the place itself has seen better days and is in need of some upgrading if it is to stay competitive. We...More

1  Thank southchinasea
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Nice small hotel, beautiful beach, clean rooms, When we checked in the shower was broken, toilet-seat was broken – but both were repaired immediately, breakfast pretty poor, food not that good, pretty expensive They don’t sell alcohol in the bar but you can buy your...More

Thank alfred2001
Response from SmileBeachHotel, Director of Sales at Smiles Beach HotelResponded January 17, 2018

thanks for your review. We're happy to read that you loved our amazing location and you were happy with your room. Kindly accept our sincere apologies if you didn't received the high standard of hospitality in our restaurant which is the general norm of our...More

Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I stayed there for 10 days and we loved that hotel. The rooms are in a very good size, the bathrooms are nice but the must is the location, the pool, the view on the beach, the breakfast and the staff. There's...More

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Smiles Beach Hotel is located in the coastal fishing village of Nungwi, Zanzibar's north western coastline. Both Nungwi and the hotel boast the islands famous white sands and crystalline waters offering the ...More picture postcard setting. Our family run hotel warmly welcomes all to come and enjoy Zanzibar's finest. With our resort on the beach, all of our 16 rooms face the ocean and our new swimming pool which stands as an oasis in the middle of our tropical gardens and the beach separating you with the azure waters. All of our rooms offer either a balcony or patio area allowing you to relax and watch the ocean and admire the simply awe-inspiring sunsets. Our staff welcome you with genuine smiles, and offer a high quality low profile service to allow you to relax and unwind. They will also helpfully assist in arranging any activities you may wish to take part in on or around the island. The opportunities for diving, snorkeling, parasailing and other water sports are vast and we endeavour to provide you direction to the greatest and safest options. Our Oceanside restaurant uses the best ingredients Zanzibar has to offer. We use the Indian Ocean and constant sunshine to our advantage sourcing you the finest fresh ingredients daily. Serving well put together food with a touch of Swahili authenticity. Under new management and receiving a little outlay, we are striving now for even higher standards, superior facilities and value for money. Our aim is always to offer you the very best experience of Zanzibar and we welcome you to our special little hotel. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Gary H
August 6, 2016|
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Response from serena99 | Reviewed this property |
the above mostly answers your question... if you look on the smiles beach reviews photos you can see some of the high and low tide pics. I would definitely recommend staying here rather than with the huge tourist hotels... More
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Happilygoflying
May 18, 2015|
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Yes, we have laundry facilities on site.
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"All rooms have an ocean view."
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"Almost all rooms face the Ocean. But you may ask at the first floor for a better view. (No much difference..."
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"All beach front rooms are great, I stayed in 116 and it was perfect for my needs."
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"All rooms great but there is up stairs and down stairs ..."
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