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Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“double bath”(22 reviews)
“coco bar”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hotel I would regard as 4 star in relation to facilities but the staff make it 5 star giving you a real African experience.The rooms are large and reasonable but beware of insects my wife was badly bitten on the first night with numerous...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

On arrival in Zanzibar we learned that the hotel we were booked into had an electric outage and we were transferred to the Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. The host at Ngalawa, where we were original supposed to stay, made sure that everything was in order...More

Thank Maryke S
Response from GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear Maryke, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your lovely review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It's always a little dicey when guests move from another property as we well...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second part of our honeymoon. The resort is beautiful! It is designed to make the most of the amazing Indic ocean views, with infinity pools, cabana bars and open view restaurants. We had an upgrade to an deluxe room on the third...More

Thank anameirinha
Response from GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful and helpful review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! It's always an honour to be the choice for any guest, but particularly for events as special as a honeymoon. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay. We very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from Zanzibar where we stayed at the Royal hotel. Everything was fine, people are wonderful and although sometimes things are slow or a bit disorganized I thing tourists should, first of all, never forget to be in Africa. So if you are...More

Thank Maddalena m
Response from GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michieli, Thank you for taking the time to post your very kind review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. It's such a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and we will be sure to thank Masoud for ensuring that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: Nice rooms, nice view, nice clean beach, nice pool Restaurant staff were very attentive. Especially Makame and Neema Cons: Wifi didn't work for 3 days despite reception resetting it several times. We had to use our own internet and incurred huge data roaming charges....More

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Response from GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Anthony, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the rooms, views, beach, pool, restaurants and staff. We will particularly thank Makame and Neema for making such a good impression....More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$270 - US$616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Nungwi
#3 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#5 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$270 - US$616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Nungwi
#3 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#5 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (2535)
Pool & Beach (763)
Room & Suite (443)
Dining (225)
Hotel & Grounds (1398)
Bathroom (46)
Family and Play Areas (11)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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khattabz
16 December 2017|
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Response from S P | Reviewed this property |
I would say 5-7 days will be enough. Depends on the holiday type you like anyway:active or just catching the sun on the beach.
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Sharon B
26 August 2017|
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Response from GM-RZBR | Property representative |
Yes they are! You can collect and sign for your towels next to the Beach Bar. Looking forward to welcoming you!
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Golnar A
20 August 2017|
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Response from ckUK79 | Reviewed this property |
I have a number for a driver let me know if you'd like it. He's was our hotel driver but does his own thing. Great guy
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Room Tips
"no comment. They all seem to be nice"
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"All rooms have a nice view. Choose any room."
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"Block A - Ocean Front View."
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"Choose Superior Deluxe (view + mosquito net). Avoid the E and F buildings: just in front of a bar, where they..."
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