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Melia Zanzibar

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I had this as our second location on our honeymoon after 4 nights on safari. After an hour journey from the airport with a very chatty driver, we arrived late on the Friday night and had sadly missed dinner. After travelling for 12 hours we were keen to get to bed and promised free room service. Due... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Never having tried "all inclusive" before, there was always the "3 star Benidorm" fear lurking in the background... No need to worry at all. It's a ovely property staffed by charming & enthusiastic people all bending over backwards to give you a great holiday. Judging by our experience & the vast majority of contributors to this website they are succeeding... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived late after travelling all day and was not given the full welcome briefing and so weren't informed about the minibar and towels etc. We were taken to our room which turned out to be a twin room. We were on our honeymoon which i specified when i booked, so they spent the next 30-40 mins changing the room... More 

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

Dear Lucy, First of all, thank you for sharing your comments in TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that overall you did have a good time in our resort and you liked our food options, but we are sorry to learn that you faced a few issues with our Gabi beach transport, and your bed request could not be possible... More 

doha
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The property is well designed and offer the guest with many views and relaxing spot , the only major issue with the hotel is the F&B which does not match a brand like melia and one of the best resorts in Zanzibar 1) mini bar doest offer any snacks and alcoholic drinks beside beer 2) buffet selection and food are... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your comments in TripAdvisor! We are glad to read that you enjoyed our property and you had a relaxing time with us. We are sorry to learn that our F&B options did not meet your expectations. We would like to let you know that first of all, you came with Bed and Breakfast and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place, excellent people. All good. Beach service is fantastic. All inclusive option with great service. Fantastic security and great food. No complains at all. The rooms are huge and confortable.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write and share your comments in TripAdvisor. I am absolutely delighted to know that your whole experience was an excellent one and you loved our property. We really wish to welcome you back again in Melia Zanzibar, meanwhile you can follow us on Instagram: melia.zanzibar Best Regards, Alejandro Pérez Iniesta Guest... More 

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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my perfect holidays ever!!! Had an amazing time when i first visited MELIA. I recommend this place, it is a must to visit when you are in Tanzania. Fresh air, classic customer care service and affordable prices.

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

Dear Mr. Noel, First of all, thank you for such a lovely review. I am thrilled that you had such a amaizing time in Melia Zanzibar and that your expectations were exceeded. We look forward to welcoming you back with us, meanwhile you can follow us on instagram: melia.zanzibar Best Regards, Alejandro Perez Iniesta Guest Experience Manager More 

hong kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Melia Zanzibar Hotel is absolutely beautiful, What makes it lovely is the staff, how happy and positive they are in helping you. The Management are very friendly and always around to help. The rooms are well kept and clean, housekeeping staff are available to replenish toiletries. Food was perfect, being a vegetarian family I was a little sceptical when I... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your wonderful and complete review of Melia Zanzibar. We are delighted with your comments and compliments and we are thrilled to know how much you enjoyed our services and staff, and trust that I will share your words with our entire team. Once again, we are really sorry... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to hotels around the East African coast but this gem is notably remarkable! You have to drive acriss the island for about 45 minutes but that just sets the scene for your stay there. As soon as you enter the driveway even before you enter the gates you can tell this is luxury hands down! The manager is... More 

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

Dear Lisette, First of all, we want to thank you for having the time and sharing your experience in our hotel. We are delighted to know that after being in some other hotes around the East coast of Africa, you consider Melia Zanzibar as a Gem and notably remarkable. We are very glad that you had such a wonderful time... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zanzibar as a destination is absolutley fabulous and there is no more beautiful place to have an island holiday. The East African people are warm and friendly and really make you feel at ease. Melia Hotel is very professional and the pool is gorgeous and the staff and entertainment OUT OF THIS WORLD. To have the Masi people and the... 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 your review about your recent stay in Melia Zanzibar. We are delighted to read that your were fully satisfied with your room and our service and you overall had a pleasant and enjoyable stay. We are really sorry to know that you did not get the proper information at the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my perfect holidays ever!!! This is my second trip to Zanzibar with a friend. This time we choose very carefully the best hotel we could choose and we were very satisfied!! Melia is a SUPERB hotel!!! Located in... Paradise!!! Excellent service!!! Very nice and friendly management and team, everywhere in the hotel!!! Large and Modern rooms, very clean... More 

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

Dear Hedva, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a nice review regarding your recent stay with us! We are really happy to see that for your second time on the island, you chose to stay with us, and we are thrilled to know that you loved our all inclusive package, our rooms and our different... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • 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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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: $265 - $767 (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 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
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