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Mbuyuni Beach Village

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood”(15 reviews)
“stone town”(18 reviews)
“lunch and dinner”(15 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsseafoodstone townlunch and dinnerchef alimenu changed every dayairy roomsrock lobsterlate flightnice poolduring daytimedaily changing menucool offspent two nightsswim in the oceanthatched roofgreat cocktailshuge bed
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great little place in between Paje and Jambiani but walking distance to both. Food was great and staff were friendly. Pool and facilities in general were great if you like a laid back beach vibe. Great value for Zanzibar

Thank edmondsnick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stay there for 18 Days and we love it here. The people here are so kind and very very friendly. Tje owner is a local and It feels very familar. The Beach was not crowded. White Sand and quiet athmosphere. A lot of places...More

Thank StefanieGermay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very tasteful resort, local touch, very sympathic, excellent food - hard to find a better place...The staff is very helpful and friendly. It's so pleasant to know, that they are the owners themselves - all from a local family in Jambiani Village, and that there...More

Thank LutzG966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was lovely to be back at Mbuyuni. This is in fact one of my favourite places in the world -;). The rooms are spacious and cool with good fans. No airconditioning, but that is not necessary because of cool sea breezes and the airy...More

1  Thank Annette V
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

I've been to Mbuyuni 4 times already and plan to go a few times more! An amazing price/quality ratio and the best cook on the island! Very helpful and friendly stuff and absolutely beautiful see view! Highly recommedable!

1  Thank Валерия З
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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$45 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$45 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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hazard m
August 11, 2015|
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Response from FelixMercury | Reviewed this property |
From Memory the pool is not monitored after dark. There is no gate around the pool or security on site to stop you going near so from that, the pool would be accessible at all hours.
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Tim J
November 30, 2014|
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Response from AniaMaidenhead | Reviewed this property |
Not much night life out there. I suggest if you go north... probably better coral reefs as well.
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David S
November 12, 2014|
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Response from FelixMercury | Reviewed this property |
If you head down to the beach and turn to the right, you will see a long, high wooden wharf with huts right at the end. About 10 minutes walk. One of those huts is a bar, but the other is devoted to water activities such as... More
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"bungalow 3 right in front of the beach and ocean"
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