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    Ras Kutani

    South Coast, Kutani, Tanzania
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    • Excellent89%
    • Very good9%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “plunge pool” (18 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (30 reviews)
    “indian ocean” (25 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 234 reviews

    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    I had a few nights here after a week of game drives, just seeking some gentle relaxation prior to flying home. It is a lovely setting on an attractive beach where you can watch the comings and goings of both tides and people. Staff were...More

    Thank diverdoc
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 22 May 2017

    Thank you so much for sharing your experiences of Ras Kutani and indeed you've touched upon the heart of our barefoot luxury ethos and that is to relax and recharge after a adventurous time on safari - let our fantastic staff cater to your every...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    I was here 2 nights in February. I stayed one night in the 2 bedroom hilltop suite and 1 night in a "regular" room (nbr 5). The hilltop suite is massive and has a wonderful ocean view. 2 separate rooms with bath and a central...More

    Thank christy2064
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 22 May 2017

    Thank you so much for sharing your Ras Kutani memories with us and delighted you enjoyed the Family room as well as the cottages not to mention the laid back feel to the property! Come back and see us again soon Asante sana SSC

    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    On arrival at the hotel's airstrip and were very pleasantly surprised to be rowed across the lagoon to be met on the jetty by the manager Kaliman. It was Valentine's Day and we were introduced to the other guests with cocktails and dinner on the...More

    Thank bobandjude2017
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 22 May 2017

    Sounds like you had a deliciously relaxing stay with us at Ras Kutani - we are delighted you could unwind, recharge and take advantage of our gorgeous beach location. Come back and see us again soon SSC

    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    This was the most "hotel" like place we stayed on our trip along the coast and islands of Tanzania and was very comfortable not least because we were upgraded, very kindly, to Hill House 1. It sounds very ungrateful because the "room" - large and...More

    Thank luka99
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 20 February 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review of Ras Kutani - we are delighted you enjoyed your upgrade to Hill House but we are sorry you felt the stairs were a little much for you - but wasn't that view...More

    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    Ras Kutani is simply stunning. From arrival in a rowing boat watching monkeys playing to leaving we felt we had found paradise. Our room - suite one was at the top of the hill. We had stunning views, the most enormous bed and a dip...More

    Thank katrinamarie
    Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 20 February 2017

    Thank you so much for your gorgeous review of Ras Kutani - we are thrilled you loved your stay with us and enjoyed every aspect from the suites, the views, the beach, the food, the service and the relaxing atmosphere! We look forward to hosting...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Free Parking
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    • Pool
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Dar Es Salaam Region >
    • Kutani
    • Also Known As
    • Ras Kutani Hotel Kutani ,
    • Ras Kutani Dar Es Salaam ,
    • Ras Kutani Tanzania - Dar Es Salaam
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    Bathroom (5)
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    29 August 2017|
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    Response from diverdoc | Reviewed this property |
    All rooms are spacious. Suite gives more privacy and a plunge pool, which is nice. They also are higher up so involve a number of steps to get there.
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from mikebcornish | Reviewed this property |
    I might be too late to help but if you want any chance of wifi in your room you need the room closest to the swimming pool. Apart from that definitely go for one of the rooms overlooking the lagoon.
    16 June 2017|
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    Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
    Hi Mel The ocean is perfect for swimming and with our permanent tide you can swim all day even during low tide which differs from several other beach resorts in Tanzania. We are open water with fun waves to boogie board on... More
    Room Tips
    "Fit, young, maybe on honeymoon take a suite but a standard is also just perfect"
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    "unless fit avoid Hill House as very steep steps although beautiful room and view"
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    "over the lagoon are best to my mind"
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    "Get a suite. The experience is priceless!"
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