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Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort

#7 of 17 Hotels in Nungwi
Certificate of Excellence
01/06/2017 02/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Everything was perfect, drinks within all inclusive program good, food super (big choice - sea fruits, italian cusine,local cusine, fishes, fruit) staff polite, beach beautiful. I hope that we will come back again.

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Janin, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your wonderful review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. We're not sure which part we liked more, hearing that everything was perfect or that you hope to return. We still feel that the effort our guests make to come back to us from so many places, so far away,...

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I have been there before in October and I came back for my honeymoon in December. It was really fun to come back and to see these amazing staff again. We were like a family. its so amazing to see how things changed in just two months - the hotel was clean and tidy as always but they improve many...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sapir, Thank you so much for a wonderful review of your second stay at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! It was great to see you again and to meet your new husband! I must say that I was delighted he enjoyed it as much as you did. It can be tricky to tell someone "you're going to love it" and...

Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We are group of seven, coming from Bulgaria guests of Royal Zanzibar Beach resort. We had a pleasant stay for eleven wonderful days. The hotel includes nice two to four flor buildings surrounded by beautiful garden with a lot of swimming pools and water mirrors. The Beach has white powder sand, no big difference between low and high tide, the...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your wonderful review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort and for your very kind comparison to other wonderful travel destinations! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much and will be certain to share your remarks regarding so many individual staff with each of them. We...

Rehovot, Israel
Reviewed 19 January 2017

we visited Royal Zanzibar on the 11th Jan 2017 for a week. i had the best time , the place is perfect for clearing your head from all day to day problems . the bech is excellent it is indeed breathtaking with turquoise and 2 tone. If you go on to the beach expect to be harassed to do water...

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Dear Shiri, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your terrific review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. What a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We like being a place where you can clear your head and relax and are delighted you were able to do just that. We also love the pools, I think...

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Royal Zanzibar resort on the 7th January 2017 for 2 weeks and here is our review which I've tried to break in to sections: FOOD & DRINK Huge selection of food each day from 2 restaurants & popcorn is distributed at the beach bar - ice cream also available at the beach at a cost of $2. The...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Andrew, Thank you so much for your wonderfully detailed review, generous praise of our staff and kind recommendation! We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay so much. Our new rooms do have a most spectacular view and we are very proud of our kind, helpful team. We will do what we can to sort out "Bob...

Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Me and my parents stayed here from 7th-18th November 2016. Honestly.. It was second time we stayed here. It was very nice to come again ... It was like going back home... We were so excited. The road to the resort is kind of adventurous. But the resort is gorgeous... people who works in garden are doing great job.. and...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Bibiana, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your wonderful and detailed review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort AND for being a repeat guest!! We're thrilled to hear that you came back and even happier to know that it felt "like coming home". I will be sure to share your very kind remarks with our staff,...

Ladysmith, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Planned an impulse trip to Zanzibar .couldnt get the hotel we wanted so settled for royal Zanzibar ,glad we did.superb staff.very accommodating .chef ali went out of his way to ensure our strict halaal requirements we adhered to .we stayed in A block which has a complete ocean view .took the full board package which was worth every cent.rooms were...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to enter your terrific review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! We're not sure which part we liked more... that you stumbled in by accident and were pleased or that you are looking forward to returning! It's always a pleasure to share our guests kind feedback with our staff, but especially nice when...

Reviewed 9 January 2017

Rather old property with fairly good cousine, very friendly staff but the beach is litter much more than in front of neighbouring properties. The management seem not to understand that the properties attraction in Zanzibar is the beach and it is the most valuable property. Within 12 days of stay we have not seen the top management of the hotel...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Nagisa, Thank you very much for taking the time to review Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort on Trip Advisor. As always, it's a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed our friendly staff and the food. We will be certain to share your kind remarks with the kitchen and the staff in general. I am very sorry however that you were...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We booked relatively late to Zanzibar and didn't review as many places. What we read about was that the service would be excellent, the buffet and food average and the rooms dated. We were pleasantly surprised at the room we received. We got a newly renovated room so that was fantastic. And well done to the hotel for upgrading. The...

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Thank you so much for your wonderful review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. We're thrilled to hear that you were pleasantly surprised, our new superior rooms are lovely... and that view!! We're also delighted to know that you enjoyed our staff. We're very proud of the team and enjoy sharing reviews like this with all of them. We noted your...

Dorset
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived for a little Rest and relaxation after a safari. We were not disappointed. The main point to mention is the staff, they were all so very cheerful and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. The guys around the pool soon had our requirements sorted (pineapple, neat or diluted as a pinacolada!). The animation team circulated letting you know...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to post your terrific review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and grateful as always for the compliments for our staff. We're very proud of them and it's wonderful to be able to share reviews like yours that remind...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A spectacular view of the Indian Ocean from almost anywhere on the resort makes this all-inclusive property a wonderful choice for those guests looking for a peaceful and relaxing vacation. Fantastic swimming pools, a beautiful beach with clear, turquoise waters and amazing sunsets all add to the ambiance! The rooms are large, approximately 80 square metres for Superior Rooms and 100 square metres for Suites. A spacious bathroom with a large bathtub, separate shower and double sinks provide luxurious comfort. All rooms include a quiet split-unit air conditioner, TV, fridge, coffee and tea making facilities, a safe and a terrace from which to enjoy the view. The warm, friendly staff invite you to enjoy meals in the buffet restaurant with a varied selection of local and international dishes or a traditional pizza oven near the beach offers a quick snack while you relax by the pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort

Address: North Coast, Nungwi, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Price Range: RM934 - RM2,625 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Royal Zanzibar Beach Hotel Nungwi
Seaclub Royal Zanzibar Beach Hotel
Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
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“The rooms are out of date, except the 3rd floor rooms which are renovated but much expensive.”
  • very dated furniture
  • holes in the mosquito net
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  • dated room bathroom
  • brown stains on the towels
  • very dated furniture
more342, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms away from the hotel reception and bar area are the best.”
200bhaviks, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“the first floor is the quitest”
pbojkov, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for rooms in the 3td foor”
shiri_hirsch, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Only 2 cottages (A&K) face the ocean - in all others you will have only partial sea view in any...”
nagisas2017, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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