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Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar

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Middelburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 10 days in the hotel on the second floor, it was clean and spacious, the staff was friendly and help full. I had a very special birthday with a beautiful cake and the staff set a table full of flowers just for me, I really felt special. It was our second holiday in Zanzibar, and we will... More 

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Middelburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just spend ten fantastic days at R & B and will certainly go back. Nothing was too big or too small for the staff to take care of as long as it was brought to their attention it was sorted with a huge smile on the dial!!! They always came back to see if it was to satisfaction.... More 

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Cambridge
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a beach bungalow for 4 nights, after out travels around the mainland. What a treat for all of us 2 adults and an 11 year old). The room was large and had wonderful AC, we often had to turn it off as too cold! Staff are relaxed, friendly and willing to do all they can for you to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One thing that definitely stood out for this resort was the friendly and extremely hospitable service staff. The amenities and facilities were comfortable and good, but the service made it all the more better. Each service staff was polite and friendly from the receptionist to the cleaning staff. We all had a really good time staying at the resort. Prices... More 

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Enschede, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is located at a beautiful spot, there are different areas where you can sit and relax, the staff is very friendly. The only thing we didn't know is that swimming in the ocean is not possible. And there no other bars or restaurants in walking distance. The food was good and there was enough diversity in dishes. The "play... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Lovely venue. Happy staff and willing to serve. Advise use of credit card incurs an additional 5% which is not noted when booking through TripAdvisor so book and pay up front if you on a budget. Avoid going to the "half a zoo". Poorly caged animals. A very sad and expensive experience. Butterflies were brilliant and professional. The spice farm... More 

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Bert S, Public Relations Manager at Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar, responded to this review

Hello Moragh, Thank you for your review. Good to hear you explored the island and enjoyed the stay. Welcome again! Kind regards, Anouk Arts More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

This resort is not family friendly. Besides for the pool there is really nothing else for kids to do. Management had very little patience for young families and wont think twice before yelling at a toddler. Even though he did apologize, it really did put a damper on the holiday. Please dont think complaining about anything will help. The owner... More 

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22Alberto, Owner at Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Its you second review under a other name, we are sorry that you was not happy about the temporally manager. They are back home! As we told you the old manager had a problem with your child that he was damaging restaurant equipment and was sitting with a dirty dipper on the pool table. But Alessandro is back... More 

Bergen, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our 5 nights at Reef @ Beach. The staff is very friendly, good humoured and did their best to create a good and easygoing atmosphere. The food was OK, but a bit repetetive. We stayed in a nice bungalow with a balcony facing the vast ocean, and enjoyed our daily swim at high tide from the pier.

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Bert S, Public Relations Manager at Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar, responded to this review

Hello KetilHofslett, Thank you for your review and swimming from the jetty bar is amazing. Clear water and nice view, you enjoyed the right things. You're most welcome again and we hope to see you again. Kind regards, Anouk More 

Spalding
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

My husband and I stayed here for 4 days at the start of our beach and safari holiday. We had a room on the top floor over looking the pool and the sea which was an amazing view. Although the room was large enough there wasn't much clothes storage and the bathroom, again large was a little run down. The... More 

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Bert S, Public Relations Manager at Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review and good to hear you enjoyed your stay in our resort and the facilities we have. We hope you still afterglow your time on Zanzibar. Yu are most welcome again. Kind regards, Anouk More 

Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Me and my friends stayed here for 5 days. Excellent value for the money. The hotel is quite big, spread on a wide area. I was impressed by how clean everything was and by the safety (they have masai 24 hours walking around) This hotel has only 2 inconveniences: food for non- “all inclusive” guests and the beach. If you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently build 45 bungalows and rooms resort and taken over in June 2014 by the AtoZ resort and safari group. With international managment is this a perfect place to enjoy your holiday. The location is beautifull with a private beach and close to the coral reef. The restaurant is serving a international and local kitchen with buffet and a-la carte service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar

Address: Road Jambiani - Makunduchi | Big Delphin on the Road, Jambiani, Tanzania (Formerly Ras Shungi Beach Resort)
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Price Range: $48 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Reef & Beach Resort Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Jambiani
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
#6 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
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