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    Pongwe Bay Resort

    po box 581, Pongwe, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The atmosphere, the service, the location of the place and, of course, the greatest value that creates feelings are people. We fall in love with Zanzibar and the people who live here. Many thanks to all the staff. We would like to go back. We...More

    Thank Māris V
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The resort was nice, well maintained, the staff friendly and overall we had nothing to complain. If you are into the fancy kinda resorts, this is a good place to go. Right next to the beach, outside the resort is not much though (immediate neighborhood)....More

    Thank Sebastian S
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Gorgeous little resort with the most warm and welcoming staff. Everyone from Edmund at the reception to serving staff in the restaraunt was excellent and were keen to make the stay a memorable one. If you are looking for quiet and solitude this is the...More

    Thank mariadxb
    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    Great place, nice beach, helpful and attentive staff. Highly recommend! Food was excellent and varied. Nice quiet place to get away. Not too many beach boys. Great beach for a morning run/walk. Nice pool. Room was air conditioned.

    Thank David M
    Reviewed 18 October 2017

    We spent 2 weeks in Pongwe Bay Resort, we were extremely surprised by how professional and considerate the staff are. We had breakfast and dinner included, and were very pleased with both. Portions are more than enough, always a lot of fresh local fruits and...More

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    • US$106 - US$378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Pongwe Bay Resort Zanzibar Island
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    11 October 2017|
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    Response from uncieray | Reviewed this property |
    Hello When we were there (in July) the beach was not swimmable at all. There was a lot of seaweed and most of it (except near the hotel area) was not cleaned up so it started to smell a bit funny. As a result of the... More
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    16 September 2017|
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    Response from Claire F | Reviewed this property |
    The beach is truly fabulous with beautiful soft white sand. There are the odd bits of trash washed up on the beach, but seriously no beach is exempt from that (due to us litterbugs all around the world). The tides go out... More
    Room Tips
    "You are seated at the same table every night - so choose a good one. Order a house near the pool area and..."
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    "suites face the pool and some the ocean, villa faces the ocean and is more private, but a bit further away..."
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    "good for relaxation, honeymooners, good dining, good view & walk on the beach"
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    "nice room, friendly personal, good music"
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