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Green and Blue Ocean Lodge

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06/07/2017 06/08/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Photos of the resort look good but the reality is quite different. Nevertheless surrounding nature is very nice. The Plumbing in the room was unacceptable. Toilet flush not working properly, needed 15 -20 minutes to refill! Both sinks were almost backed up and the metallic parts were quite rusty... giving the feel that nobody cares. We complained about the flush...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Very cute and lovely hotel. Good food, very good service and a real hideaway. Just the Snow White beach could be cleaned from sea grass by the hotel staff. The villas are nice and clean and perfect size.

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Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed staying here. Management very friendly and accommodating. Staff courteous and well mannered. Clean and well kept. It is the little things, paying attention to details that make a difference and they are too numerous to mention. For example, the three pools are kept very clean. Every night they put a lamp in front of your door, decorate the...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Green and blue lodge was a great surprise: last minute booking, we had a great support from our first call! Nice staff and warm welcome on arrival. They even surprised me on my birthday with amazing floral decoration all over the balcony! It was magical! The hotel is next to a public beach where you can see the fishermen take...

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Stone Town, Tanzania
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Waooo so nice and koooooool place to visit. If you go there you will definitely advise your friends to visit THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACE "GREEN AND BLUE OCEAN RESORT". it is little bit difficult to reach there using a very bumpy road but just think you are in Africa. After reaching there you will forget every problem you faced in...

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Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

The venue is pretty and well placed. There is a pool and a restaurant with a view. The service was appalling, or waiter Pandu was however clueless and rude. Shame, as the food was good and the cocktails were tasty.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 12, 2016

My partner and I visited Green & Blue in September 2016 for 7 nights and very much enjoyed our stay. The hotel is located in Matemwe, North Eastern Zanzibar, around one hours drive from Stone Town and the airport. Situated between a public beach and very small and very poor fishing village, the hotel is accessed via a very bumpy...

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 8, 2016

We managed to reach the resort through a very bumpy road from Matemwe (Go left if you reach the village off the tarmac road. No signs of G&B). I contacted the manager before our arrival, and we were promised a room with a plunge pool because of our honeymoon. At arrival there was no room with plunge pool available. Although...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed August 21, 2016

G&B is a really beautiful place. I think there are only 13 bungalows, which gives an intimate and personal. Our bungalow had an ocean view. It was very large inside with a huge double bed, a spacious bathroom and shower area to the side and even a plunge pool outside (actually just 3-4 feet deep so more a chill out...

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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here as part of our honeymoon. On arrival we were upgraded to a sea view room. It was spacious and very well designed. The grounds of Green and Blue Ocean Lodge were beautifully landscaped and looks pretty in every direction. We found the staff very friendly. The restaurant was superb and possibly the best food...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ocean Lodge GREEN AND BLUE in the northeast of the spice island ofZanzibar is placed so that your gaze wanders over the turquoise waterof the vast bay and rests on the small island of Mnemba. Characterisedby its lush, tropical garden, the Ocean Lodge nestles right on theIndian Ocean, separated from it by a powder-fine, sandy white beach.The lodge forms part of a typical local fishing village. This may appear very simple and basic to our “civilised” eye. Tourists can expect scenes they won’t see anywhere else. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Green and Blue Ocean Lodge

Address: Kigomani, Matemwe PO Box 4749, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Matemwe
Price Range: $200 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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Green And Blue Ocean Lodge Matemwe, Zanzibar Island
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“everything is best”
saghir69, Oct 17, 2016 | Read review
“Ask/Book an ocean view room”
tangerinepanda, Aug 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near the beach are the best but all the rooms are good”
Kiggs, Jan 24, 2016 | Read review
“we stayed near the reception which was fine, may request beach view or near the pool.”
  • beautiful garden
merceye, Jan 6, 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else - you'll get much better for much less!”
lizm16, Sep 22, 2015 | Read review
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