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Baby Bush Lodge Zanzibar - Kiwengwa View

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Baby Bush for 7 nights. It's a great place to stay. When we were totallly out of money (take enough cash with you, there is only an ATM at Stone Town) they helped us out! You have a great view when you are sitting in the cosy restaurant. At the same time this is an area with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lodge entrance is past an unkept dirty area. The lodge itself when reached up many many rickety stairs is clean with a Jacuzzi and good lounging areas. The pre booked evening meal was good. Staff are pleasant and attentive. How ever the village is more scruffy than the other places we have stayed and apart from private resorts there... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Kwingwe is suppose to be the inverse of Paje. A quiet tranquil beach with resorts and a lone budget lodge tucked amongst resorts and local homes with views of the Indian ocean. Indeed, it was a budget lodge with great views of the Indian Ocean and white powdery beaches a minutes walk from the lodge. The rooms were basic, with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Baby Bush lodge is a beautiful little place to stay on the Island of Zanzibar. Surrounded by resorts, it's in a prime location within a little village. And for dorm rooms in the $20 range, it's not the cheapest hostel in the world, but the cheapest in the are and well worth the location. It's located within a village where... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

I'm little bit confused on how to review this place. From one side it has good location (not in the front row, but just in 2nd row) and easy access to nearby sandbank (which is amazing). It has some amazing lodge, good for relaxing and chilling, and that has a lot of potential. Hotel personel is helpfull and there is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

I stayed at baby bush for three days and it's like staying in a tree house which is a great way to forget about the hustle and bustle of everyday life and relax. The room we stayed in was quite high and the stairs are steep so you need to be mindful of this with luggage. The room was also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Travelled solo and staid here for 11 wonderful days in the Honymoon suite. The view from the private balcony is to kill for and worth the extra money ! The lodge is very basic but with an authentic down to earth feel about it. I only ate Seafood and it was very good every time! Decent Wi-Fi in the lounge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

It was hard to leave this place it was one of the great experience of Zanzibar really nice atmosphere staff is very helpful rooms are clean beach is really close to the hotel - local people are very nice and friendly - I travelled on my own and I really felt safe here - This is the place where to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Situated about 50m back from the shore at high tide, with a settlement of shacks and living accommodation for locals in this space. It is very basic but has all the essentials if your intent is to completely chill out. The guys running it are helpful and treat you daily to their choice of music which is good if you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

My stay at Babybush was fantastic because of the fabulous Mel, Jonty and Teacher who were managing the place during my stay. For the 5 days I ended up staying it was like a home from home. It is very peaceful and the perfect place for some chill out time. There are some super comfortable mattress chairs around a veranda... More 

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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Many of the busy nearby resorts in the area can accommodate up to 400 people. Baby Bush Lodge Zanzibar is the ideal destination for travelers looking for a laid back lodge with an emphasis on personalized world class service. The lodge is far enough up the beach from the big resorts to keep a laid back peaceful atmosphere. At Baby bush Lodge one can truly relax and at the same time enjoy all the benefits of being on one of the most famous beaches in Zanzibar. At the moment we offer 5 rooms with private balconys, and two in the main lodge, all 7 have breathtaking views. There are also 5 other rooms which have dorm beds for back packers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baby Bush Lodge Zanzibar - Kiwengwa View

Address: Cairo Village, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Kiwengwa
Price Range: $32 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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