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    Dream of Zanzibar

    Kiwengwa, Mahonda, Tanzania
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    • Excellent67%
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    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Tennis Court
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 675 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    1. Staff is exceptional! I would like to say THANK YOU VERY MUCH for an amazing vacation to EVERYONE who works in this hotel. 2. A room was nice and cosy, and very clean. But there is no soundproofing at all. If it is essential...More

    Thank Irina S
    Response from Reda S, General Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Irina, We are delighted to have had a chance to welcome you in Dream of Zanzibar and we appreciate greatly your time in sharing your experience with us We are happy to hear you had a wonderful stay in our beautiful property. Many thanks...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had an awesome experience at Dream of Zanzibar. From day 1 service was at its best. Rooms were spacious and beds very comfortable. They even arranged an additional bed be moved into our room (Junior Suite) for our toddler to have her own bed...More

    1  Thank Debvmk1985
    Response from Reda S, General Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Debvmk1985, It was a pleasure to welcome you at Dream of Zanziabr. Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us at Dream of Zanziabr. We are indeed delighted that you enjoyed the facilities and services provided by our dedicated team members during your...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Great hotel. Friendly staff. Outstanding food, beach facility and rooms! There is shisha available which is great even you can smoke on the beach. They clean my room three times per day. If I have chance I will go back for sure!More

    1  Thank Kaloyan I
    Response from Reda S, General Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Kaloyan, Thank you for the wounderful review of your recent stay with us. The whole team was delighted to welcome you at Dream of Zanzibar. We are obliged with how beautifully you described and we sincerely thank you for having taken the time to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The most amazing time we ever had. The hotel is new and very clean, has wonderful villas and the staff is amazing! I love these people, so kind and open to us! Kind regrds to Frank Luca, Mohamed and Hadidja! Hepofully we will see you...More

    Thank Eleonora V
    Response from Reda S, General Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Eleonora, First of all thank you for taking the time to writ this review and share your wonderful experience with us. It is a pleasure to know that you enjoyed your stay and we never tire of hearing good things about our staff, thank...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Had a fantastic weekend stay over at Dream of Zanzibar! 5 star rating for the excellent service level, accommodation as well as location of the resort overlooking the beautiful and charming beach waters in Zanzibar. Thanks to Reda and his team for giving us an...More

    1  Thank Jix83
    Response from Reda S, General Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Jinxian, On behalf of the entire team here at Dream of Zanzibar, thank you very much for having taken the time to share your review! We are enormously grateful for having been allowed to serve you at Dream of Zanzibar! And we are look...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$246 - US$504 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 157
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Mahonda
    • Also Known As
    • Diamonds Dream Of Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa ,
    • Dream Of Zanzibar Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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    sarah c
    6 November 2017|
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    Response from joannapickford | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed at the Dream of Zanzibar and it was lovely, right on the beach, but I do recommend staying somewhere in Stone town as well and you will want to explore. In stone town we found a stone town and spice tour which was... More
    16 October 2017|
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    Response from Sudeep_Billava | Property representative |
    Dear Guest , Thank you for the message. Zanzibar doesnt have private beaches , however we do have a private area along the beach which is only for hotel guests and outsiders are not allowed. Thank you The Management
    Fayyaz A
    12 September 2017|
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    Response from shrinal2017 | Reviewed this property |
    I'm sure visitors are allowed but uncertain on meal options and costs however they do have a poolside menu that's for sure
    Room Tips
    "Junior Suites are spacious and excellent when travelling with children"
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    "We had room 707 which was excellent, pool view and very quit"
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    "all good closer to the beach the better"
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    "Staided in junior suite with sea view. It was ver good."
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