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    Chuini Zanzibar Beach Lodge

    Chuini Palace Ruins, Bububu, Tanzania
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    Room & Suite (90)
    Pool & Beach (74)
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average3%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We are a family of 4, two older girls, so we booked 2 bungalows at this beautiful resort. From the moment we stepped on to the property we were personally greeted and welcomed by the Assistant Manager, Rossana. From that first moment the 8 day...More

    Thank chris h
    Response from Rossana B, Manager at Chuini Zanzibar Beach LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Mr. & Mrs. Hyde, Wow! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed so much your stay here with us and we really hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again in the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I spent 4 days in this resort and we had such a great time! Rossanna & Giuseppe who manage the resort are so nice. They welcomed us as if we were friends in their house... The team is amazing, so nice, always...More

    Thank Charlotte O
    Response from Rossana B, Manager at Chuini Zanzibar Beach LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Charlotte & Jonathan, Thank you for your amazing review, we are very proud to read that you liked Chuini so much and we are very happy that you spent a wonderful Christmas! Looking forward to welcoming you again! Happy New Year 2018! Rossana &...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2017

    Stunning location with views on the sea and sunsets, as well as a lovely bay. The breakfast is ordered from a menu that has a lot to offer and food in general is great. Swimming pools and massage parlor are clean and all very quiet...More

    1  Thank larsversnel
    Response from Rossana B, Manager at Chuini Zanzibar Beach LodgeResponded 7 December 2017

    Dear Lars Versnel, Thank you very much for your excellent review! We are very proud that you enjoyed your stay here with us and we are looking forwards to welcoming you again in the near future! Best Regards, Rossana

    Reviewed 25 November 2017

    Hi there .. we really had fantastic 6 days at Chuini Resort, the food was really good - the Italian couple who runs the place are really nice people, and the staff - just gives the best service, 3 small pools and a extremely nice...More

    1  Thank poulerikbrandt
    Response from Rossana B, Manager at Chuini Zanzibar Beach LodgeResponded 7 December 2017

    Dear Vibeke and Poul-Erik Thank you for such a wonderful review. I am so pleased that you had a lovely stay at Chuini. I will definitely pass on your compliments to the staff - Giuseppe sends his regards! We look forward to welcoming you back...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

    Far away from the tourist beaches this sweet little place resembles more a guest house than an anonymous hotel for the masses. You will feel right at home with the fantastic management and staff. The premises are well kept, with lovely furnished and very clean...More

    1  Thank lkalt
    Response from Neil M, General Manager at Chuini Zanzibar Beach LodgeResponded 24 November 2017

    Dear lkalt Thank you for your positive review. We are extremely proud that we could share in your wonderful of Zanzibar. We appreciate the feedback - and would love to welcome you back in the near future. Regards Rossanna

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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$192 - US$367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Bububu
    • Also Known As
    • Hakuna Matata Beach Hotel Bububu ,
    • Hakuna Matata Beach Bububu
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    Beatriz O
    18 December 2016|
    Response from HakunaMatata1 | Property representative |
    We are sorry that you couldn't reach us yesterday. Our number for the reception is +255756144605. We are looking forward to hearing from you soon.
    30 November 2016|
    Response from Marnie33 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it is incorrect. The resort is in Bububu--about 25 minutes up the road from Stonetown. Cheers!
    Room Tips
    "All the rooms are well located"
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    "We had a room next to the ruins, in the middle of the garden but some of them have a lovely sea view..."
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    "The Villa is fantastic. Make sure you add in tax when you figure the nightly rate."
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    "We stayed in "Tabora" (executive bungalow, air conditioned) which was excellent, with a nice view..."
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