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Bernese Oberland, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at the Mamamapambo boutique hotel for five nights after our Safari in Tansania and it was even better than we expected it! Our seaside room was very spacious and clean. The design of the facilities was beautiful and held in the typical sansibarian mixture of african, indian and arabian elements. The staff and the owners were all... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here (not sure why it's not here as a restaurant) and had a delicious meal. As usual everything is cooked from scratch so expect to wait. I had fish noodles which were tasty, others had calamari and (massive) prawns, pasta and fish - all excellent. It's a bit pricier than other beach cafés but highly recommended.

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Ottobrunn, Germany
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Mamamapambo is the ideal destination for those who, like us, after the safari was looking for relax and white beach .... The hotel has only six rooms, is located directly on the white sandy beach and falling asleep every night with the sound of the waves was priceless. The kitchen offers delicious fresh fish dishes, homemade pasta and flavors of... More 

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Munich, Germany
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Beautiful boutique hotel on the beach of Jambiani, one of the most beautiful village on the island. Our room on the ground floor with sea view was spacious and well cleaned, the African decor and a wooden four-poster bed give a beautiful wild atmosphere. There is a common terrace with a breathtaking view of the Indian Ocean where we relaxed... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We had beautiful room which opened up directly on the beach (and a beautiful beach at that). Food was good. Staff was warm and helpful. Wifi was pretty good. My one complaint was the cost of small items. For example, a bottle water costs US $3 which seemed like a crazy markup. Overall I would warmly recommend this property.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

What a great place we spent for 10 nights. Our room was lovely with stunning sea views and private balcony. Serving staff especially Mohammed were fantastic. One and one Big Negative is they charge double for food and drinks than all the restaurants and hotels in the whole area!! Which did not make sense as it was cheaper to sit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent 7 nights at the Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel in what is generally regarded as low rainy season but our welcome by Shariff and his team could not have been warmer. On arrival we were given a welcome drink and all the relevant information from both Shariff regarding the hotel and our stay and Shawal on the... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

This boutique hotels offers everything for a relaxing holiday! I spend 7 days in this beautiful hotel, which is located in Jambiani, directly at the white dream beach and the sea. It's build and decorated in a typical african style and so are the six rooms. I stayed in the first floor in one of the two "Jungle Rooms". It... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Mamamapambo is the perfect retreat after a long safari in Kenya and Tanzania. Small and intimate, only 6 spacious rooms and perfect in every detail with style and love, very well menaged from Christina and Paolo, the young Italian couple who will welcome you and make you feel immediately at home. The young staff are very friendly and smiling, I... More 

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Maseru, Lesotho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Mamamapambo was a beautiful part of our week in Zanzibar. The place is located just on the beach , has a nice private garden where you can spend the days . The rooms are interestingly decorated , and everything is made with a state of mind that people are coming to relax. The food was among the best we had... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel

Address: P.O.Box 695, Jambiani, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Price Range: $104 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel Zanzibar Island/Jambiani
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
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