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Dongwe Club

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Bwejuu, Tanzania
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Durban
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51 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

We landed up at Dongwe Vacanze Club by default. We hired a car and decided to "walk in" our way around the island. On the east coast mid Dec is apparently a quiet time so so many of the lodges were empty and felt deserted. Also, the quality vs price was ridiculous. Perhaps because this was essentially peak season. Anyhow,... More 

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Torino
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Dongwe club for 8 days and everything was fantastic. The service is excellent, the staff speaks English and Italian very well. The beach is beautiful and there is a very nice jetty, with sun beds, a bar and a restaurant at night.My children enjoyed swimming in the pool and walking on the reef at low tide. The... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

This club vacanze hotel is as luxurious and comfortable as one can imagine. It sits on a perfect dream-like beach, in a slightly more isolated area than the rather busy Kiwengwa or Nungwi. There is not much to say about the facilities, which were close to perfection, from the swimming pool to the tennis courts and the restaurants. As a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

Don't know where to start This hotel got it all The staff is fantastic and friendly. Stayed here for 4 nights and wished I'll could stayed longer. The pool area is very big Everything about this hotel makes you speechless. The rooms are clean The ocean is so beautiful that it would make a paradise poster be ugly. And the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I am a resident in Zanzibar, living in Stone Town. When I have time for a break I often go to Club Vacanze to relax and enjoy the Italian hospitality provided by this luxury hotel. They have an amazing jetty and a super chef. I strongly reccommend this hotel for visitors of the island and its residents.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for the first 3 days of a month long trip. We arrived exhausted, jet lagged and missing one bag. The manager, Samson and his friendly helpful staff were wonderful in getting things sorted and were able to locate and get the bag here within 24 hours without any follow up by us. Our room... More 

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West Midlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Steve and I stayed at the Dongwe Ocean View for 3 nights at the end of August 2014. From the minute we arrived the setting, staff and local area have charmed and impressed us. There are only 18 guest rooms that are set in 2 different buildings, complete with a separate reception, social and bar/dining area. Around all the buildings... More 

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Nice, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Although I have seen many beaches in my life, I have to say the one in front of Dongwe is one of the most beautiful ! The fact that we had it almost for ourselves makes it even better. The hotel itself is very nice and well priced. The room we got was large, pleasant, and with a direct sea... More 

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Alamo, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

My husband and I stayed early March at this lovely resort on Bewejuu beach. Only 1 day of rain and lots of sun to our surprise. To add to the last comment posted, not only is the service outstanding, but it is the most beautiful of the hotel resorts on this beach and the only with a pier over the... More 

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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

My wife and I just had a terrific vacation at the Dongwe Club. The most remarkable thing about this resort was the service. Truly, neither of us has ever been so well cared for, and we have both traveled extensively. The staff, led by Sulaiman and assisted by Hamad, Becca, and a number of the waitresses, was constantly checking with... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Dongwe Club

Address: Bwejuu, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Bwejuu
Price Range: $212 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dongwe Club 4*
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Dongwe Club Hotel Bwejuu
Dongwe Hotel Zanzibar
Dongwe Resort Zanzibar
Dongwe Club Zanzibar Island/Bwejuu
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bwejuu
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bwejuu
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