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The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel

Paje Beach Road, Paje Tanzania
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#2 of 45 B&Bs / Inns in Paje
Set in a lush green garden on the beach in the center of Paje our small beach hotel has a cosy feel. You'll enjoy our big outdoor pool with sundeck and sunbeds, book library and boardgames. We also have SUP boards, kayaks and push bikes for rent. Restaurants, bars and shops are all within walking distance. On our plot you'll also find the popular Mr. Kahawa restaurant and Kitecentre Zanzibar for some kitesurfing adventures in the windy season. All Zanzibar has to offer can easily be accessed from Paje. We'll happily organize (kite)surf, SUP, diving or snorkeling adventures. Also Stone Town, Spice and/or Prison Island tours, Safari Blue or a taxi to e.g. Jozani Forest can be easily arranged. Or, you just might want to enjoy endless beach walks or relaxing time on the white sandy beach on our doorstep. The turquoise water of the Indian Ocean will keep on amazing you and when it's low tide you can explore the lagoon and unravel some of it's secrets. Relax - Enjoy - Unwind
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Car hire
Baggage storage
Mosquito net
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Bath / shower
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, Dutch and 1 more
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Andrew Romany wrote a review Jul 2021
13 contributions
The overall experience is great -the rooms is great needs a refrigerator and to fix the safe and it will be great -the pool seems nice -the breakfast was good needs to have more variety -the beach view is amazing -mr.kahawa the beach restaurant is amazing bit crowded but the service is good
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: Wake up early to catch the ocen before low tide and to find a good spot to sit
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DanMTK wrote a review Mar 2021
Bucharest, Romania10 contributions1 helpful vote
Stayed for 4 nights. Most of the power outlets in the room were not working. The room was not clean enough, had a rusty shower head, and a ceiling with spots from an older water leak. There were also spiders in the room.
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Sanja beba wrote a review Jan 2021
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Perfect hotel to be in Zanzibar. Best location, near all the restaurants, bars, happenings. Rooms are big and clean, and nobody cares what you're doing. The best breakfast in whole Zanzibar. I would recommend it to everyone coming to Zanzibar.
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Traveled with friends
JuanClark wrote a review May 2020
Wembdon, United Kingdom4 contributions2 helpful votes
Want a Beach front Hotel with Kiting this has to be the spot. Stayed further along the coast two years ago, and visited the Waterfront, found ourselves returning on a daily basis, liked it so much this year decided to return and stay. Our stay was for two weeks, loved every minute of it. The owners Arjen (hope I spelt it correctly) and Ellen are proactive, both they and the team are always happy to assist, communication is excellent. Rooms are spacious, comfortable, well presented, cleaned every day, bedding is changed regularly, about every third day, towels and beach towels every day. Air-conditioning works well, and the WiFi has excellent connectivity. Lovely pool to hang out around, If the wind is up its a great spot for beginner to experience kiter. The Kite centre staff are a great compliment to the hotel facilities always willing to help. When the wind is down or you fancy a change get your SUP or Kayak from reception. Breakfast is great, and the food throughout the day and night is also, plenty of places locally to go eat and drink or just hang out. I will always highly recommend the Waterfront, look no further for a trip to Paje, very well managed amazing people. I'm looking forward to returning. Will definitely return, thank you Arjen & Ellen. xx
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Date of stay: March 2020
Silvie wrote a review Apr 2020
The Netherlands1 contribution1 helpful vote
We had such an amazing stay here! Great location, very clean, well-functioning wifi (!) as we also had to work and the staff is super friendly. Thanks so much for taking such good care of us! Hope to back soon :)))) #yeahhhh
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Date of stay: January 2020
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$89 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Paje Beach (0.02 miles), The Village Market (0.10 miles), and Hi Skybar (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Delight Zanzibar, Mr. Kahawa, and Kijiji Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Waterfront Zanzibar Beach Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, Dutch, and Swahili.