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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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Reviewed December 14, 2010

In advance, we were in contact with Ali about our planned trip to Pemba,after confirming our flight from Tanga to Pemba, Ali picked us up from the airport.During the drive to the guesthouse, Ali asked us what we would like to eat for dinner that night, we felt like coming home. First 2 nights we stayed in the elder part... More 

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Ficksburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed May 2, 2010

I guess for the majority of visitors Mkoani is the entry point to Pemba and that must be the reason why some people are impressed with this guest house. We arrived to Mkoani after crossing Pemba from the north, starting in Wete and the stay at JGH was definitely the worst experience we had not only on Pemba but in... More 

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Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2008

For the 1st time in my life, this middle-aged, American female was travelling solo. Not to a touristic place, but a place for the adventurous, out-doors type, and I'm very happy to report that it was an awesome experience, thanks to Ali, the helpful and patient manager of Jondeni Guest House, who will help you plan everything you need to... More 

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Reviewed September 16, 2007

The Jondeni Guest House is fantastic. After a boat trip from hell from Unguja to Pemba, we were picked up by Ali, the manager. He served some good food every evening and the view from the terrace, when sunset, was great. It's a very relaxing place to stay on Pemba and a great place to start walking into the little... More 

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The guest house is located 10 min walk from Mkoani, the small port town in the South of Pemba, on a hill overlooking the Indian Ocean, about 250 meters from the water. From our terrace, where we also serve all meals, you can watch the sun go down into the sea. We serve local fresh food. 7 rooms are double rooms of which 5 are self contained. The others use a shared bathroom. We have been in this business for 11 years and can arrange diving, snorkeling, visits to historical sites, Ngezi forest - a conservation area, protected part of the rain forest with indigenous plants, monkeys, birds and butterflies. Also fishing and sunset sailing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jondeni Guest House

Address: P.O. Box 111 | Mkoani, Mkoani, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Pemba Island > Mkoani
Price Range: $10 - $35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Jondeni Guest House Hotel Mkoani
Jondeni Guest House Pemba Island, Tanzania - Mkoani
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?