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Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel

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Ottobrunn, Germany
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
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
1 review
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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
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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Moscow, Russia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

We stayed for a week there. We had a room facing the village. the neighboring house of local people was about 15-20 meters from us. the windows and the door have perforations, so all the sounds and smells come to the room. It was so noisy! We couldn't sleep, because at 5-30 in the morning the cocks started cry so... More 

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Paolo V, Proprietario at Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aristocrat, Thanks for your second review (the first was removed by you). It 's true, Mamamapambo is located in the village of Jambiani, just meters from local homes, this can be noisy at times, but is also a way to live a travel experience in contact with the reality of the island. In Zanzibar there are hundreds of hotels... More 

Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

We spent 3 weeks in the fantastic place. The Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel offers everything what you need on your vacation: - very nice 6 rooms in African style - amazing kitchen served always fresh fishes and sea food as well as a lot of any different style food - perfect and always helped stuff: Sabine, Hasan vel Black; Shawal, Mohamed,... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Mamamapambo Boutique Hotel

Address: P.O.Box 695, Jambiani, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Price Range: $104 - $151 (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 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
#1 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
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