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Uhuru Beach

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Last january I spent 2 nights at Uhuru Villa with my boyfriend and we had a beautiful time . The bungalows are located right on the beautiful beach of Jambiani ,they are simply decorated but well maintained. Its very quiet down there which can assure you to have a good night sleep ! Ana the owner is super friendly and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We loved our week in uhuru after we'd climbed Kilimanjaro. It was so quiet and relaxing. Ana is lovely and is very open, honest and helpful. She organised for us to be picked up from the airport and wakili took us back again. We also manage to hitch a lift with him to see the monkeys. We loved the food...

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Lula M, Owner at Uhuru Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review I'm happy you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 25 January 2016

Are you looking for a relaxing holiday resort? Then this is not the right place for you. I was obliged to spend a longish period in this nightmarish place for the lack of an alternative, since it was high season with Christmas and the New Year. You will ask, what was wrong with the place? Answer: practically everything. Judging by...

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Lula M, Owner at Uhuru Beach, responded to this review

Disgusting...yes your behaviour. So determined to run uhuru beach down once I asked you to leave. You were impossible to please and reminded me of Victor Meldrew. It was sad to see such misery in such a beautiful environment. You paid 25$ per night for two with breakfast. you complained non stop about just about everything. Including our portions yet...

Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We liked Anna and Annas place very much! Bungalows are right there on the beach. They are very simple, need renovation in some places, get quite hot in spite of fans rolling in the sealing, but very clean. Breakfast is good and the view from beautifully renovated restaurant is amazing. Gloria is doing a relaxing massage in the garden shadow....

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Lula M, Owner at Uhuru Beach, responded to this review

Thank you...very welcome anytime

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Uhuru has become my regular retreats during the past year. The setting and the ambience are fantastic and you can pass the days doing as little or as a much as you want. I recently spent 15 days here over Christmas and New Year and once again loved every minute of it, meeting with like minded people from all over...

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Lula M, Owner at Uhuru Beach, responded to this review

Thank you..we feel that one of the best thing about Uhuru is our great customers...the majority are really cool and interesting this helps create the great vibe here.

Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

I was have been here for 6. days. I can recommend this place. Really very nice sea. Anna si very fine women. She is very direct help. Eat was very jumy jumy. I have been here with six friends end everybody love this place.

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Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

My first impressions of Uhuru Beach were heartening! Lovely white sand, lots of sun loungers, well designed reception and bar areas. Lots of whitewash, drift wood and blue highlights pull together an exotic nautical theme. I gathered this is a work in progress to bring the whole property up to scratch because my room was deeply disappointing. There were newer...

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Augsburg, Germany
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We stayed there for one week,it was just perfect for us. Anna,the owner is such a nice person, the same as her staff, especially Asha. The food was amazing, everyday something different an fresh from the sea. Sure, the bungalows are basic and there is sometimes no water or electricity, but that is africa. The location is the best you...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 22 November 2015

We stayed 5 nights at Uhuru beach. It is a great money for value, we had our own bungalow right at the beach front. We stayed in two different bungalows. The first one was not as well maintained as the second one (we had problems with the running water) but after that Ana the owner changed us to a second...

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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

From the very start, we were made to feel very welcome. a place to stay when your in jambiani. Service and food outstanding and staff were always available to answer the questions. I would wish to stay here again and again.

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Uhuru Beach (formerly Shehe Bungalows) is situated on the lovely coastlines of Zanzibar island at Jambiani village on the east coast of the island. It is a beautiful, intimate place, is perfect for those looking for relaxation on an idyllic tropical island, based in whitewashed, thatched beach bungalows, the spacious, airy rooms are decorated in traditional Zanzibar design. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Uhuru Beach

Address: | East Coast of Zanzibar, Fishing Village of Jambiani, Jambiani, Tanzania (Formerly Shehe Bungalows)
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Price Range: £37 - £54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Shehe Bungalows Hotel Jambiani
Uhuru Beach Zanzibar Island/Jambiani
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“All bungalows are on the ocean front!”
batalepi, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“avoid room 8”
andradraghiciu, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No. 6 for a couple.............. excellent............newly renovated.”
coleen2017, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quieter”
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“best sea view”
242anjak, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
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