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    Shooting Star Lodge

    Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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    • Excellent60%
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    “infinity pool” (41 reviews)
    “beach bar” (27 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 223 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Shooting Star and Zanzibar gave us a memory for life. The staff, the excellent food, the location next to the beach and the well kept roomy bungalows - everything was just perfect!! It’s not a big luxury resort but a small family style well kept...More

    Thank Mattias J
    Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge, Owner at Shooting Star LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Mattias, Thank you for your wonderful review and we hope to welcome you again at Shooting Star Lodge, it was a big pleasure for us! Kindly Christine

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Now back home after spending 4 nights at the Shoot star,only wish it was a fortnight! ,we had travelled from Fumba lodge,so was already feeling chilled and relaxed.After being shown to our room,which was perfect,we spent the rest of our time in total paradise.The staff,food,surroundings...More

    Thank jonSomerset_uk
    Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge, Owner at Shooting Star LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Asante Sana for your wonderful review and hopefully see you again at Shooting Star Lodge. Kind regards Christine

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We've just returned home from a lovely eight-day stay at the Shooting Star Lodge. Which was absolutely terrific. Now, you need to be settled in with the terms of staying at the cost in Zanzibar, especially when you're staying far from Stonetown/Zanzibar Town. The drivetime...More

    Thank Jens L
    Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge, Manager at Shooting Star LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Madam Rusk good afternoon, thank you very much for your kind feed back. Looking forward to guest you and your family aganin in Shooting Star Lodge. Kind regards Riccardo Grimaldi

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    First of all when we arrived first thing we thought was "wow" it is so calm and what a view. We then were sent to our room. We actually thought we have been upgraded. We had a huge room with a bathroom and a small...More

    Thank djillll
    Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge, Owner at Shooting Star LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your outstanding review and for the wonderful comments you wrote. It was a pleasure for us welcome you at Shooting Star Lodge and hopefully see you again. Kind regards Christine

    Reviewed October 5, 2017

    Shooting Star's highlight was the amazing infinity pool overlooking the ocean. The garden view room decorated in modern zanzibari style was charming. The bathroom was beautiful. We had lunch and dinner in the restaurant and the food was amazing. The buffet breakfast was the best...More

    Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge, Manager at Shooting Star LodgeResponded October 6, 2017

    Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback, which is the respond to our hard work. regards Riccardo Grimaldi General Manager Shooting Star Lodge

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Concierge
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • $216 - $394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kiwengwa
    • Also Known As
    • Shooting Star Hotel Zanzibar ,
    • Shooting Star Lodge Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
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    Traveler (291)
    Pool & Beach (82)
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    Dining (21)
    Hotel & Grounds (154)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (6)
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    August 1, 2015|
    Response from Amy T | Reviewed this property |
    It's really relaxed - no dress code for dining, flip flops absolutely fine.
    Caroline G
    June 1, 2015|
    Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge | Property representative |
    Yes, we provide you with beach towels in your room. And pool towels can be found at the pool.
    Cristina C
    September 1, 2014|
    Response from Sarah W | Reviewed this property |
    Looks like you can also book through agoda Or just found their site shootingstar
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    "Ocean view room"
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    "Rooms 1 & 2 are interconnecting but furthest from the bar and not with the best views of the ocean..."
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