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Arusha, Tanzania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

the service was very good and we enjoyed our stay. there are a few things that can be tweeked to enhance the overall experience however in comparison to other hotels in tanzania the service and atmosphere was on point.

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Braga District, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great experience! I strongly recommended it. The rooms are great, And also The food. The hotel is very well organized And clean. Its totally worth it. i will try to be back as soon as possible! It was an excellent honeymoon!

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Jorge, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with such a wonderful review about your stay with us. We are absolutely delighted to know that you had a great experience with us and you loved our rooms and our food options. We really hope to welcome you back as soon as possible for another great Melia Zanzibar... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at the end of our honeymoon for a week. On arrival we were shown to our room by golf cart, we were in a terrace room, sea view, by the spa. The room was lovely and spacious, bathroom fantastic, free standing bath, indoor and outdoor showers, his & hers sinks. Four poster bed, found the bed and pillows very... More 

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to post such a detailed review about your recent stay in Melia Zanzibar. We are delighted to know that you spend your honeymoon with us, and that you enjoyed our rooms (we will take note of your comments), but also, that you enjoyed our food options, and you found our staff fantastic.... More 

Fafe, Portugal
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel as an excellent location, with fantastic vews and gardens, near the sea and a fantastic beach. The room was very comfortable beds and pillows and with a great bathroom and good ammenities.The staff was kind and friendly. We love breakfast and food. We can't speak about the swimming pool because we have prefered the beach and the sea.... More 

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Thank Cristina P
M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Cristina, Thank you for taking your time out to review your stay with us at Melia Zanzibar. We are delighted to know that you spent three happy days in our Hotel and you loved our beach, our food and our staff. We hope to have more opportunities to keep hosting you and surprise you with the rest of our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I find it quite difficult to write a review about this hotel that is fair and balanced and will try my best. A beautiful setting, great pool and an amazing beach made our 10-day stay at the tail end of a safari holiday very special and relaxing. We were on the Premium AI package which made it very comfortable for... More 

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Thank Arndt R
M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Arndt, Thank you for taking your time out to review your stay with us at Melia Zanzibar. We are glad to know that you really enjoyed our beach and surroundings and you had a very special and relaxing 10 days stay with us. We are sorry to learn, now, that you faced a few issues in your room or... More 

Tulcea, Romania
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is wonderful , with lots of space , well kept , exotic gardens , very friendly and exceptional Staff ! We stayed two weeks and can congratulate the teams of chefs ! We had all inclusive , and nothing has disappointed me ! Wonderful atmosphere during dinner programs adorable ! I recommend this location all eager to secure... More 

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Adriana, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a nice review regarding your recent stay with us! We are thrilled to know that you had an excellent holiday with us and you could enjoy our wonderful location as well as food options, and thank you so much for such a good feedback about our staff... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 8 nights on the AI premium package in a Grand Suite with wife and 3 year old Arrival Lovely welcome, but too many staff trying to do the same thing so all getting confused, I think we were welcomed by eight different people, albeit manager Jose did his best to sort a room for us ASAP as... More 

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Paul, First of all, thank you for taking the time to post such a detailed review about your stay with us in Melia Zanzibar. We are really happy to see that overall you and your family enjoyed your stay with us, and that you enjoyed our theme nights, Gabi beah, Jetty Lounge and our sourrondings. We are really sorry... More 

Doha, Qatar
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would say one of the best Hotel I have ever stayed in that a day to check the facilities out is not enough. The hotel room has an outdoor shower which is an added experience for the guests. The romantic jetty restaurant is awesome. I wish I had a day more to enjoy its pristine beach.

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Ron, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your stay in Melia Zanzibar with all Tripadvisor users! We are really happy to see that even if it was a short stay with us, you had an amazing time with us, and you enjoyed our rooms and our Jetty lounge. We hope to welcome you back again for a longer... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my partner stayed at Melia after our safari in Tanzania. What a stunning hotel! the beach is lovely as well as the pool area. The restaurant serves delicious food and the service was outstanding. The staff are welcoming, helpful and always happy. We stayed in the suite which was beautiful with the biggest bathroom I have ever seen... More 

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Ashleigh, Thank you for sharing your experience with us in Tripadvisor; your feedback was a delight to read! We are glad to know that you and your partner had a wonderful experience with great memories to share here with us, in Melia Zanzibar. If you decide to come back to zanzibar, our whole team will be really happy to... More 

Netanya, Israel
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed for a week and it was phenomenal! The hotel is beautiful, the views are amazing and the highlight to top it off - the staff. They will take care of you in the best possible way, we couldn't ask for more. Thanks Melia, we'll be back for more.

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for such a lovely review and for sharing it in Tripadvisor. I am thrilled that you had such a wonderful experience with us and that your expectations were exceeded and we are proud to receive such a good feedback for our staff as we consider them as one of our strongest points. When you need another... More 

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Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Melia Hotel and Resort is the Zanzibar's leading international resort, situated on the north-east coast of the island. Melia Zanzibar is built on a 40 acre estate with a beautiful beach of pearlescent white sand lapped by warm ocean waters, 300 meters long, situated at the very end of the property to procure the perfect combination with nature. The resort is ringed by a natural coral reef, making bathing a relaxing and safe experience. The hotel is perfect destination for honeymoon or wedding vacations as well as meetings & incentives. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melia Zanzibar

Address: P.O. Box 3140, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Kiwengwa
Price Range: $266 - $773 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Melia Zanzibar 5*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Melia Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa
Zamani Zanzibar Kempinski Kiwengwa
Melia Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
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