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Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel)

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Overview
North East Coast, Matemwe 06090 Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To keep it short and sweet, we had the most fantastic time here for a week in August just after it had been freshly opened under a new name and management. The staff a very friendly and accommodating to our needs. Rooms are pleasant, large...More

1  Thank Hewy11
Response from Kena Beach H, Guest Relations Manager at Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel)Responded 1 week ago

Dear Hewy.!! Thank you very much for the short and sweet review on trip advisor, i am so glad to hear that your stay was wonderful especially on such a special occasion, We are looking forward to welcome you again in the near future on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great resort, new owner and management, very committed and responsible, super nice staff, freshly renovated, clean and spacy partments in about 10 individual houses, beautiful beach, great and clean pool, dive center in the resortMore

2  Thank Bernie0208
Response from Asmaa B, Director of Sales at Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel)Responded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bernie, Many thanks for taking the time to review us and the fantastic comments! We are very happy you enjoyed our new hotel and all its facilities, I shall ensure the staff gets your feedback and we hope to welcome you again at Kena...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

We wanted an authentic Zanzibarian experience and that is exactly what we got. The hotel had started their renovation programme but we loved the two very spacious rooms, with bathrooms and patio, four poster most comfortable beds with mosquito nets, the spotless covered pool, the...More

4  Thank Gilda18
Response from Asmaa B, Director of Sales at Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel)Responded 23 April 2018

Dear Gilda, We are thrilled you chose us for your Zanzibarian Experience, and that your stay was fulfilled with everything you wished for. Thank you for your fantastic review, we shall hope to welcome you with us again once the new hotel is up for...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

We arrived at Azanzi not quite knowing what to expect following some of the reviews we had read, but we were pleasantly surprised. Yes, the road to the hotel is more than rough (but we had already experience the African massage on our safari the...More

8  Thank Corinne W
Response from Maurizio A, General Manager at Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel)Responded 12 March 2018

Dear Corinne W, I don't even know how to start, I am really touched by your kind words and thoughts! it's been a privilege having you around, thank you for understanding the situation and being such awesome guests, I do hope you'll get a chance...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

What an incredible place to stay. What most people don't understand is that the entire island of Zanzibar is rural and they don't often do renovation. As you drive to your hotel (normally takes about 1.5 hours) is that building are not completed, paint is...More

2  Thank LMojito22
Response from Maurizio A, General Manager at Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel)Responded 6 February 2018

Dear LauraMay22, Thanks for taking the time to drop us such delightful feedback! We have been working on more vegan and vegetarian options and it is rewarding to hear your appreciation for our menu, it means our efforts are not going unnoticed! I would like...More

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About
Description
Kena Beach Hotel is the ultimate barefoot paradise; sitting on the east coastof the laid-back tropical island of Zanzibarin East Africa. Here you will find the answers you have always been looking for. Whether ...More you are in need of reconnecting with your significant other and children on a fun-filled Zanzibar Family Holiday or simply resting your head against the heartbeat of your new lover, Kena Beach Hotel can offer you everything and more! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$92 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel) Matemwe, Zanzibar Island
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Matemwe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$92 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kena Beach Hotel (Formerly Azanzi Beach Hotel) Matemwe, Zanzibar Island
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Matemwe
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Traveller (516)
Room & Suite (210)
Pool & Beach (169)
Dining (78)
Amenities (23)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Questions & Answers
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Michelle M
5 May 2018|
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Response from Asmaa B | Property representative |
Hi There, Apologies for the delay, I'm just taking over the sales and marketing of the property. You do not have to if you are landing in Zanzibar, the hotel is an hour drive from the airport. If you are landing in DSM... More
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Kristin H
30 April 2018|
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Response from Asmaa B | Property representative |
Hi There, I am Asmaà the new Sales and Marketing manager of Kena Beach Hotel. Maurizio is no longer with us. We will be reopening the hotel on the 1st of August, as we have been going under major renovation work, I will... More
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Leonora F
25 February 2018|
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Response from Mau A | Property representative |
Hi Leonora, it will be closed for two months in April and May and reopen in June. karibu!
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Room Tips
"Rooms close to the beach"
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"Don't go there until it is renovated."
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"Go for the deluxe rooms, its worth it"
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"Jacuzzi Room, No Rooms have Sea Views."
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