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Mbuyuni Beach Village

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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“lunch and dinner”(16 reviews)
“seafood”(15 reviews)
“stone town”(18 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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All reviewslunch and dinnerseafoodstone townnice poolmenu changed every dayduring daytimedaily changing menugreat cocktailshuge bedrooms are lovelybring enough cashgreat little placezanzibar islanddeck chairslow seasonbeautiful placelaid back
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this lovely, personal and friendly spot and had the best time! The staff are truly lovely - friendly, helpful and caring. The place is small and therefore intimate - we met some great people

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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

its a very nice place and a good location. but if you want to have some food there you need to wait at least one houer, sometimes up to two hoers for a pizza... there is a nice pool, and its very family friendly

2  Thank hwhdo
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Remote and relaxed location, not a nice beach to swimm at the property, many beach boys, not safe to walk on the beach when it is dark, free internet only at the restaurant, spacious rooms but not clean, food was ok, breakfast was ok

2  Thank Vasiliki K
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Mbuyuni Village is the perfect, low key spot to relax and wind down on Zanzibar's best bit of coast. You will not find artificially manicured white sand and and environment sterilised to give you the 'brochure' experience, but you will find great rooms, a great...More

2  Thank Louise R
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Staff very friendly, food at the restaurant very good but bit expensive. Easy access to the sea, also you can walk on the beach and try food from other places and cheap. Not great area around the hotel.

2  Thank Pawel J
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About
Description
Mbuyuni Beach Village is located on the east coast of Zanzibar, right at the beginning of Jambiani village, 4 minutes drive after passing Paje village. ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
$44 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mbuyuni Beach Village Hotel Jambiani
,
Mbuyuni Beach Village Zanzibar Island/Jambiani
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
$44 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mbuyuni Beach Village Hotel Jambiani
,
Mbuyuni Beach Village Zanzibar Island/Jambiani
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
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Traveler (372)
Room & Suite (156)
Pool & Beach (123)
Dining (65)
Amenities (31)
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Questions & Answers
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YIMEI100
March 24, 2018|
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Response from Alison N | Reviewed this property |
Each bungalow has a hand wash bowl and a washing line.
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Miraji H
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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Room Tips
"Be careful, if you choose certain rooms you will have no water to shower with."
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"The rooms facing the sea benefit from additional breezes"
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"If you need a private bathroom you might want to request one"
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