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Pongwe Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed five night afters our safari, Excellent location, great staff, rooms are laid out nice and the beds are comfortable. The water disappears twice a day, but is not big deal and is interesting to walk out where the water was. I wish i could...More

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Response from PONGWEBEACH, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for sharing your experience of your stay with us at Pongwe Beach Hotel, It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. We do hope that you will get the chance to stay with us the next time you are in Zanzibar. Looking...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 5 days and was spoilt from the first till the last minute by the beauty, the relaxed atmosphere, and the staff at this fantastic place. Lovely food on top, all was perfect. My husbond and I can highly recommand this place and we...More

1  Thank Kirme2016
Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much for your comments. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us!! We would love to have you back with us again in the future! Warmest wishes from everyone here at Pongwe.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 9 nights for our honeymoon stay and enjoyed complete relaxation. the hotel surroundings are incredibly beautiful. The hospitality from the staff is top notch all very helpful and friendly but Moody stood out as being outstanding!! We loved him! Room was comfortable...More

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Response from PONGWEBEACH, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for taking your time to give us such a detailed feedback. We are indeed honored to know you enjoyed your stay with us at Pongwe Beach Hotel. We would like to apologize for what transpired when you went for your Stone...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a full week at Pongwe Beach Hotel with three children and experienced an unbelievable stay.Beginning from the staff to the facilties everything was of an excellent quality. The distance from Stown Town to Pongwe Beach is a bit far and took us over...More

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Response from PONGWEBEACH, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, We do appreciate your feedback and to know you enjoyed your stay with us. Indeed we are a distance away from some activities on the island and we can guarantee it is worth it. We hope to host...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fond memories of Pongwe beach hotel, food was excellent, big rooms and clean, the staff is welcoming and very professional, beaches are clean, just to mention that they should improve the road to get to the resort.More

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Response from PONGWEBEACH, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review. We do appreciate your feedback and it is always a pleasure to know how much you enjoyed our hospitality. We have taken note of the areas and issues you highlighted and our management will definitely look into it. Many thanks...More

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Description
Situated on what could perhaps be described as the best beach in Zanzibar, Pongwe Beach Hotel is a tranquil place where one can escape the hustle and bustle of modern day life. It is modestly sized, with ...More 4 Sea View Suites, 13 traditional Beach Villas as well as 3 Garden Rooms and has an intimate, personal atmosphere. Set within a secluded bay on the east coast of Zanzibar, Pongwe Beach is a true paradise retreat. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$138 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Pongwe
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Room & Suite (456)
Pool & Beach (411)
Dining (85)
Amenities (15)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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DoctorOB
19 September 2018|
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Response from GPS47 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't notice, but staff advised not to drink the water because it was a little brackish so I believe so.
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mglover177
28 August 2018|
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Response from emmakel | Reviewed this property |
It’s all UK sockets out there so no adaptors required! Have a lovely time
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Jessica C
30 December 2017|
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Response from | Property representative |
Good morning, The journey from Stone Town to Pongwe takes one hour (both routes take the same amount of time) and costs US$ 50 for the vehicle. Each vehicle can carry a maximum of 5 people plus luggage.
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"You are 29 steps from the beach in a garden room but sea view room is great"
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"'Vals' is at the end of the hotel grounds, right by the sea and gets the morning sun. Sunrise..."
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"get a beachfront room"
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"Pay the premium for beach-front rooms if you must, but the garden view rooms are not set far back from the..."
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