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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice and clean rooms Wonder full and helpfull staff. Beautyfull surroundings just like a postcard. The meat and fish is prepared by cooks in the restaurant while you´r waiting. Absolutely a place to visit

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jerusalem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was relaxing and delightful - a real paradise. The hotel is in a very good location to travel to the touristic sites .You can use it as a base to travel every day or to stay and relax at the beach , pool or at the balcony of the room enjoying the view. The beach is a long strip...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 28 October 2016

we were in a suite, everything was perfect. the room, the food, the staff is incredible highly recommend it the area is very quiet and lovely for couples the beach is beautiful and also the hotel's pool is lovely

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The best time we spent in Kiwengwa Beach Resort, perfect location and the longest beach in island, ocean is so warm and colorful! Meal is good, seafood in Blu Blu restaurant - delicatessen! Very friendly animation and staff! We hope to come back , because we really enjoy the time there! Hakuna Matata!

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Israel
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The location of the hotel is great: about 50 minutes to StonTown and 40 minutes to the north side. Our comfortable suite was located very close to the beautiful beach and we enjoyed the view. the suite was very clean and big, decorated in a typical african style. Huge bathroom, comfortable bed and great Jacuzzi at the porch in front...

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1Thank Keren A
KIWIBEACHRESORTS, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiwengwa Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Kerenn, many thank you for your good opinion about Kiwengwa Beach Resort! We wait you again as our guest! Best regards Kiwengwa Beach Resorts Kiwi Beach Resorts Srl

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is located in the center of Zanzibar. Beach is very very nice(Sandy beach ). The service is very high standard. Staff is very friendly. The suites are directly looking over the ocean. The food is very well served. The conclusion good value for money.

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KIWIBEACHRESORTS, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiwengwa Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Magdy S, many thank you for your good opinion about Kiwengwa Beach Resort! We wait you again as our guest! Best regards Kiwengwa Beach Resorts Kiwi Beach Resorts Srl

San Cesareo, Italy
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Resort located on the seashore. functional structure, excellent restaurant with choice of meat and fish every day. Daytime and evening entertainment. Excellent service in the Village for every problem and to book all excursions .Unique problem is the beach boys on the beach that are too pushy, trying to sell you something at any cost. Keep in mind the problem...

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Gentile Signor Battisti, grazie mille per le sue belle parole di apprezzamento in merito al nostro hotel. Ci fa piacere...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 31 January 2016

The resort is great with good food and excellent service. Will definitely go back soon. Took good care of our children and was always ready to serve anytime the waiters were called upon for room service. Plus good housekeeping team

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Gentile Signor Kisioteno, grazie mille per le sue belle parole di apprezzamento in merito al nostro hotel. Ci fa piacere...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Had a great time at the resort. Pleasant staff, beach front accommodation and great service. We spent the long weekend at the resort as a romantic get away, planning to go back with the family. Highly recommended and reasonably priced

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Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

I was at Kiwengwa Beach Resort a few days ago and all was absolutly perfect. The staff is very polite and always are smiling. Rooms are clean and food and local drinks are good. The beach, the staff, the rooms, food, the environment...all invite you to relax and enjoy the holidays. The hotel has the best acces to the beach...

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Luca B, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kiwengwa Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much to take time to wite your experience in tripadvisor. We are glad to ear that your stay was fine with us in Zanzibar. We hope to see you again in our Resort. Best regards.

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kiwengwa Beach Resort 5* is situated on the north east coast and is one of the best hotel in Zanzibar, the Spice island. The hotel has just been completely renovated into the bedrooms and in the public areas. The architect has chosen to combine the typical warm colors of Africa, used for the common areas, to the typical blue sea, used inside the rooms: the end result is a refined style that fully respects the ambient and present to the atmosphere something to special. Kiwengwa Beach Resorts have 120 rooms facing the longest white sand beach on the island. There is 30 suites and 90 standard rooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. There is 1 Honeymoon suite of 56 mq; it is directly on the beach with stunning view, private terrace, large en-suite bathroom, indoor jacuzzi, mini bar, tea & coffee facilities and free wifi. It have the possibility to be connect with a suite of 36 mq, with private entrance to make a Royal Family Suite of 92 mq. There are 17 Luxury bungalows & suites. They are room of 36/46 mq; they have: sea view, outdoor jacuzzi, private terrace, mini bar, tea & coffee facilities and free wifi. There are 12 bungalows, 2 with sea view and 10 with garden view. They are room of 30/36 mq and have outdoor jacuzzi, private terrace, mini bar, tea & coffee facilities, free wifi. There are 90 standard rooms, 30 with sea view and 60 with garden view. They are room of 30/32 mq. All rooms have been up-graded, with new bathrooms, furniture and fittings. About the restaurants Kiwengwa offer a Main Buffet and Grill Restaurant, with water-feature and view of the new swimming-pool and a Beach Restaurant, a la carte, directly on the beach with bar and lounge There is a Lounge bar with view of the beach and serving finger food and imported alcohol, this bar have a large lounge area and a zone with satelite TV. There is also a new extended beach bar, on the beach with music and dancing. Kiwengwa Beach Resort is directly on the beach of Kiwengwa, have a private zone with typical sunbeds and umbrella. For the guests are available the beach towels, for the beach and for the pool area. For who love the wellness and the relax of the mind there is a Spa near the beach with 2 massage room, hammam, hair and nails salon, outdoor relaxing tea and juice lounge. Upper floor Gym with panoramic view. Other facilities: reception area, swimming-pool and pool terrace, shuttle service or private limousine, water sports, beach volley ball, tennis court, mini golf, bike rental, 2 shops, travel agents front desk, beach massage area, beach disco, entertainment, live music and beach wear fashion show. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kiwengwa Beach Resort

Address: Kiwengwa, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Kiwengwa
Price Range: £133 - £445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kiwengwa Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Kiwengwa Beach Resort Zanzibar Island
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#6 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Kiwengwa
#6 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
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“the suites have a private Jacuzzi”
 of 5 bubbles mitziedesign, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The suites have perfect view of the ocean, are very private with easy and close access to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles kerenn22102210, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles kissingero, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“One of the best beaches in Zanzibar”
 of 5 bubbles Ibadanboy, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If possible, choose a room far from the swimming pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles Bugambilla, 28 Apr 2014 | Read review
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