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Baraza Resort & Spa

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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Zanzibar, and the Baraza Resort and Spa, was our last stop during our 2-Week safari trip. It was great to relax and end our trip, after many early morning safari game drives. This property is one of the most beautiful beach properties, my husband and I have visited (and we live in a cold US state, so we've been to...

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GM-TZC, Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

We were very pleased to welcome you to Baraza. I know those early mornings and bumpy rides at Safari therefore we are glad that you managed to get some R&R with us. I have noted your concern regarding beach service and we will address this today. Otherwise we thank you for choosing us and we wish you all the best....

Sunninghill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Heaven comes to mind when I think back on our stay at Baraza! Location, architecture (regal, unassuming, nothing taller than the palm trees), staff (Daniel and Gharib looked after us, Kalei and Esther orchestrated memorable meals, Gladness served our meals, Musa/Idi at watersports) the hotel layout and of course, the AMAZING food. OMG, Baraza gives a whole new meaning to...

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GM-TZC, Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

What a brilliant review! I will personally pass your regards to all of the mentioned staff members and i am sure that they will appreciate that you remembered them. I have noted your remarks regarding advance payment and i will pass the same to our reservations team. We hope that you will visit us again soon... there are many other...

Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is an amazing hotel and one of the top 5 we have stayed at. We was a family of 7 – staying in two houses. Staff are always smiling ad are extreme helpful. Always there was reserved a table for our group so that we was able to eat together. Food and wine are super and all over it...

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GM-TZC, Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this excellent review of your 7 day stay with us and we are delighted that you had a memorable stay. I have noted your concerns especially regarding the dolphon spotting excursion and I will look into it. We look forward to your next visit and until then we wish you all the best. My best...

Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 20 February 2017

As most Zanzibar oceanside resorts does, Baraza also has an unassuming iron gate. Once it is opened you go into few meters of trees & bushes and finally the main entrance designed old Arabia ( more Moroccan ). The combination of North West African architecture with the breathtaking east Africa ocean colors & greens proved to be perfect in Baraza....

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We really enjoyed our recent 17 night stay at Baraza. The location is stunning, the villas excellent, the gardens beautiful, the wine excellent and well-chosen, the food wonderful. However most of all, the staff - whether the Villa Host (Halil), the restaurant staff (thank you Esther, Lilian and Halima and all the others) our villa housekeeper (brilliant job), the chefs...

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GM-TZC, Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

We already miss you and on behalf of the whole team; thank you very much. It was our sincere pleasure to be your "villa on the beach" for the past 02 weeks and we all hope to see you again in the near future. Best wishes from Zanzibar, Daniel

Reviewed 14 February 2017

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 5 February 2017

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This beautiful resort evokes the heritage of Zanzibar dating back to the era of the Sultans. A fusion of Arabic, Swahili and Indian design, with beautiful arches, hand carved cement décor, beautiful antiques, hand made furniture and intricate brass lanterns, Baraza offers unparalleled standards of luxury on the Island of Zanzibar. Baraza has set a unique standard of luxury accommodation on the island ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baraza Resort & Spa

Address: Bwejuu Beach, Bwejuu, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Bwejuu
Price Range: £497 - £889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Baraza Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Baraza Resort And Spa
Baraza Hotel Bwejuu
Baraza Resort & Spa Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Spa Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bwejuu
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“Don't Forget....you can order lunchtime food on the Beach”
  • Villa 1
  • Villa 2
W3673UGstephenf, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to stay in rooms 1 to 7 as they are the ones closest to the beach and you will be able to see the ocean from your plunge pool.”
Biff5804, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go for the Sea View with plunge pool.”
davidwA2328KU, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Book Ocean View for Privacy. Book Ocean Front if you want to walk right onto the beach.”
Live2Travel412, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Book well in advance to secure the ocean view villas, but if not, that's fine, all the villas are fabulous”
RnB247, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
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