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The Zanzibari

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The Zanzibari is located in Nungwi on the northeastern tip of Zanzibar. Set above the beach on a low coral cliff with easy access to the sea you are offered privacy, peace and tranquility while taking in the stunning views of the Indian Ocean. The hotel has many high quality facilities, including our infinity pool, spa and famous Dhow Restaurant.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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We stayed in the Bustani Suite - it was gorgeous. The staff are all very friendly and helpful. The location is a little away from the village where there is a good choice of restaurants. It is not far and it is easy to get a taxi, but the road is very rough so it takes a
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Visit in The Zanzibari hotel was nice. When we came, the reception was really kindfull and check in was fast. Room spacy and comfortable (only minus, no fridge). Bathroom clean. Bed large and good. Garden are big with pool and sanddy beach area. For relax, you have your own room
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Loved our stay here after and busy few days on the mainland this was a nice way of relaxing. This hotel has only a few rooms and feels as though you have the whole property at your desposal. Staff are very friendly and the food is great. The rooms are a good size and offer both
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The staff are so friendly and it is the most relaxing spot with fabulous view over the Indian Ocean. food was excellent and every day there was a bonus. Only downside is the terrrible potholed access road!
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All of the staff were very pleasant, the grounds are exceptionally beautiful. Nungwi beach is a $5 cab ride or a pleasant walk along the waterfront. The Zanzibari is quiet away from the hustle of the beach but the waterfront here is smooth rock and not the best for swimming. We
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The Frangipane Suite at The Zanzibari
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Colleen, definitively yes. The Zanzibari can offer you everything you are looking for, a second floor room with an ocean view, although the rooms are not in the front, you can still see the ocean no more than a 100 ft away. Just make sure you let them know when you make your reservations. The hotel is great, the accomodations are top class and their staff makes everything in their reah to make you feel comfortable and enjoy your stay, we had a wonderful time with them and some of our best memories from our visit to Zanzibar, they can also arrange tours and visit to local attractions. Enjoy it
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There is a change in tide about every 6 hours whereby you'll experience high tide and low tide. In December, there are usually strong winds as compared to mid-year. Swimming and other beach activities will be determined by this.
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Beautiful beach. At low tide you can walk out and see star fish, sea urchins, crabs etc. Not sure about the weather in April as we went in November. It was hot, even on cloudy days but the cloud didn't last long. Also the Indian Ocean was unbelievably warm - beautiful. Hope this is of some help to you.
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What is half board?
As described above: Half board includes breakfast and a 5 course evening meal. It does not include lunch or any drinks.
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Yes we do accept TZS and USD, but drinks are normally put on your bill to pay at the end of your stay, when you can pay by card.
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"Upstairs have sea views and lovely balconies"
"choose the villas it is really worth making this choice"
"Second floor rooms have a very nice view across the water."
"The Frangipane Villas are simply to die for!"
"Sea view with breeze off the ocean is probably best"
US$167 - US$363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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