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Nice beach

Very good beach and long one too, but not commercial like paje or nungwi. Had a great time, it do... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stepanie A
try safari blue

use the professional safari blue outfit not the ones from the local beach traders they may be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mariointrona
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eMalahleni, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good beach and long one too, but not commercial like paje or nungwi. Had a great time, it do lacks a good quality restaurant if you are a day visitor

Thank Stepanie A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

use the professional safari blue outfit not the ones from the local beach traders they may be cheaper but not worth the hassles

Thank mariointrona
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Its a very beautiful beach and especially during off season its quite and wonderful. A lot of nice Lodges. For me it's even better than Nungwi.

Thank iriecrack
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Overall, this resort is fine. The swimming pools are clean and warm; the rooms are clean and well air-conditioned; and the ocean water is spectacularly warm. The buffet food was plentiful but the quality was just OK - it filled us but there wasn't a...More

2  Thank Robert O
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Sad to se that people who live around the beach don't seem to understand that the cleanliness of the beach is necessary for the whole community. There are broken glass, broken plates, old clothes and so on. The hotel owners around Uroa should go together...More

2  Thank gelkr
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

Outside the hotel it's nothing to see (some local shops) but it's very quiet area for chillout with nice beach.

1  Thank magsie13
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Beautiful beach! Lovely Local People. I love the Masai People. If you want a break away of a lifetime....Zanzibar Uroa Bay is the best place to be. Beautiful resorts.

Thank Charleen E
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This area is really relaxing and secluded. The beach and landscape is breathtaking. It's a must see in Zanzibar.

Thank Flaviu Ș
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by this lovely resort.It is relaxed and the staff is super friendly and helpfull.The food is also very nice and there is more than enough for you to choose from.We had the all inclusive package and we could drink almost anything...More

3  Thank karin0s
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

You can walk along the beach for hours during low tide. Beware of broken glass which can cut your feet.

2  Thank Ken H
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Alice P
19 December 2016|
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Response from RollStoneMoss | Reviewed this property |
Rooms have fans and aircom
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Yolandi W
10 November 2016|
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Response from Mr_Dracia | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend to drive by yourself on the island, as local roads are pretty busy with motorbikes, buses and so on. As the island does not have walkways, people walk on the streets. Either you book a bus/taxi from the... More
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Liu H
17 December 2014|
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Response from vitt71 | Reviewed this property |
Hi liu, there is a reef that extends for at least one hundered meters so it is a bit tough to do some real swimming. Uroa beach is really isolated, though beautiful , so it is far from restaurants and other amenities. Go if... More
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