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    Melia Zanzibar

    Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 29 March 2016

    ...and nor for activity junkies who need constant entertainment and "things to do". If this describes you, or yours, you will probably hate the place. On the other hand those who want to chill out in a quiet, attractive, up market resort, with better food...More

    6  Thank Owlfish
    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 30 March 2016

    Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for sharing such a detailed review of our hotel. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our food options and restaurants, including our special dinner at the beach. We will take into consideration all your comments and...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

    Melia was recommended to us thanks to its great&quiet location, nice and spacious rooms and extremely friendly staff. The Hotel is really beautiful! It has big pool and nice romantic jetty close to the main building. The beach with the access to the ocean in...More

    1  Thank Martina K
    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 30 March 2016

    Dear Martina, Thank you for taking the time to write your comments in TripAdvisor about your experience with us. We are really glad to know that found our hotel beatiful, and you enjoyed our spacious rooms, our great and quiet location and our food options....More

    Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

    We have stayed 4 nights at Melia. beautiful hotel, spacious rooms, good service and tasty food. My complain is the bed was not comfortable and the breakfast could have more variety. But we have enjoyed the holiday and definetly we will come back.More

    Thank Zaid A
    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 29 March 2016

    Dear Zaid, First of all, thank you for posting your comments on Tripadvisor. We are thrilled to know that you really enjoyed our spacious rooms, our service and that you found our food tasty. We will take into consideration your comments, as they are very...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2016

    Beautiful place to visit, excellent hotel and incredible people. Delicious food accompany with simple and elegant environment. It is the perfect place to go an relax...... The staff is awesome, they will try to help you as much as thy can with a big smile....More

    Thank jmsaracino
    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 27 March 2016

    First of all we want to thank you for having the time to share your experience in our hotel. It is a pleasure for our whole team to read your comments about your experience with us, and to know that you had an excellent stay,...More

    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    So if you really want that paradise getaway where you can escape from everything...this is it! We loved it here! Yes it was humid, as any tropical place would be...but lounging at the pool with as many cocktails as we wanted...was amazing! The all inclusive...More

    2  Thank Nerissa008
    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 16 March 2016

    Dear Nerissa, Thank you for sharing your experience with us in Tripadvisor; your feedback was a delight to read! we are delighted that you had such a good experience with us, having cocktails by the pool, enjoying our food options and our seafood platter, but...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$287 - US$624 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 124
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kiwengwa
    • Also Known As
    • Melia Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa ,
    • Zamani Zanzibar Kempinski Kiwengwa ,
    • Melia Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
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    Traveller (1911)
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    Dining (211)
    Hotel & Grounds (1280)
    Bathroom (48)
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    Dana S
    17 July 2017|
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    Response from Andrea F | Property representative |
    Dear Ms. Dana S, Please do not hesitate to contact the hotel directly with your request in order for our team to arrange any information, quotation or booking for you. Thank you. Kind regards, Andrea Fernandez Guest... More
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    Dana S
    17 July 2017|
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    Response from Andrea F | Property representative |
    Dear Ms. Dana S, Please do not hesitate to contact us directly via email, since external guests' access to the gym is subject to the hotel's availability. Kind regards, Andrea Fernandez Guest Experience Manager
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    7 July 2017|
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    Response from Tom N | Reviewed this property |
    I believe it is only in the premium all inclusive package, that is the package that I had. Perhaps to make sure - you can address your question with the hotel directly.
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    "Romantic pavilion is incredible"
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    "We had ground floor room which overlooked the pool / sea view. Free Wi fi in rooms"
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    "Remove the DND if you're out in your room so the housekeeping can clean and refill the mini bar. ;)"
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    "Very good toon"
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