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  • Excellent96%
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“private cabana”(17 reviews)
“chef william”(11 reviews)
“his team”(21 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just stayed at the most amazing place ever. All of our needs were exceeded. The chef William was terrific , the grilled South African Lobster as part of our 6 course dinner was awesome . The manager Siriak was so kind and just perfect....More

2  Thank champagnejello1
Response from GM-TZC, Manager at The PalmsResponded 2 weeks ago

It is such a pleasure to read this review and I am very happy that you managed to get some R&R after such a long and dusty safari. I will pass your warm regards to Chef William and the whole team and we are all...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

There we were, arriving after an hours drive from the Zanzibar airport, entering the most intimate and tastefully decorated lobby we had ever seen. The very friendly staff welcomed us with big smiles and open arms, giving us the feeling of being at home. If...More

Thank WithoutBoundaries
Response from GM-TZC, Manager at The PalmsResponded March 16, 2018

It is such a great privilege to be the venue for your proposal and we all wish you a very happy future together. I will personally pass your warm wishes to all the staff and we are already looking forward to your next visit. With...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at The Palms for 3 nights during May 2018, and we would highly recommend the property to anyone looking for a small boutique property that provides extremely attentive and personalized service to its guests. The Palms has only 6 villas,...More

Thank Lisa D
Response from GM-TZC, Manager at The PalmsResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lisa, We were very pleased to welcome you to your beach home on the Swahili Coast and I thank you very much for this review. We are a family owned and run group of hotels and it means the world to us to receive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a spectacular experience! From the moment we arrived hot, dusty and exhausted from our 10-day safari until we left for the airport with Chef William’s “care package,” we were pampered, entertained and FED like royalty! Siriak, the charming manager, welcomed us and was always...More

Thank Bobbie T
Response from GM-TZC, Manager at The PalmsResponded 3 weeks ago

Such a wonderful review Bobbie and we were delighted to welcome you to The Palms. Thank you for everything and on behalf of Chef William and the whole team; we send sunny regards and hope that you come back soon. Siriak

Reviewed March 19, 2018

We spent 4 days at The Palms at the end of our 3 1/2 week African journey in July 2017 and we most definitely were not disappointed. Everything from the food, the private cabana that I literally spent 8 hours a day in, the wonderful...More

2  Thank Emily_745
Response from GM-TZC, Manager at The PalmsResponded March 21, 2018

Wow... We promise to look after your heart until your return! Thank you for this wonderful review Emily and for allowing us the privilege of welcoming you to our home on the Swahili Coast. Please come back soon. Siriak

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Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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$754 - $1,189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$754 - $1,189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Bwejuu
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Bwejuu
#1 Luxury Hotel in Bwejuu
#1 Spa Hotel in Bwejuu
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January 7, 2018|
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Response from GM-TZC | Property representative |
Thank you fir this question. I am pleased to confirm that we happily cater for our Vegan guests. Please inform us of this when making your reservations and our Chefs will be happy to oblige. Best wishes and see you on our... More
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October 16, 2017|
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Response from kfm92 | Reviewed this property |
No children allowed at the Palms.
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October 16, 2017|
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Response from GM-TZC | Property representative |
Hello Sarah, I’m afraid The Palms only allows kids under 16yo when it is booked for exclusive use and not for individual Villa reservations. Please allow me to recommend our sister resort BARAZA Resort & Spa which actually... More
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