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    Essque Zalu Zanzibar

    Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 14 November 2015

    Entering the foyer you can’t help but admire the giant roof construction made of branches and palm fronds. Kudos to the architect and the owner for the daring design! We like the combination of traditional woodwork and generous glass elements. It is hard to believe...More

    Thank DosOjos
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 November 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Greetings from Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, following your most recent stay with us. I was happy to read your most kind comments and please rest assured I shall be sharing them to...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2015

    One of those resorts you'll never regret staying at. After driving for about 65km from Zanzibar airport, we finally arrived to this amazing resort. The main entrance is a bit conservative, don't get deceived, beauty awaits you on the other side. The rooms are cottage...More

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    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 November 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, following your most recent visit to Essque Zalu, Zanzibar! Your comments are overwhelming and it makes me truly happy that you have thoroughly enjoyed your experience with us. Please rest assured...More

    Reviewed 25 October 2015

    If you are looking for a luxury experience in Zanzibar that pairs outstanding views with a relaxing atmopshere, delicious food and increadibly friendly staff, then come to Zalu - it will not dissapoint. But please come with the understanding that you are in Africa -...More

    1  Thank cafekrazd
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 October 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, following your most recent visit to Essque Zalu, Zanzibar! Your comments are overwhelming and it makes me truly happy that you have thoroughly enjoyed your experience with us. Please rest assured...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2015

    Some infos to start: We stayed at Zalu for a total of 14 nights. My husband and I 31 and 29, respectively. From start to end an absolutely perfect and memorable vacation. In advance of the holiday, we informed the staff at Zalu that it...More

    3  Thank SallyandLukas
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 October 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share with us, your feedback, following your most recent experience with us here at Essque Zalu. WOW, what a review! It is so gratifying to receive such fantastic feedback. It is all a testament to my...More

    Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

    Wow, does this place have a long way to go in order to be a five star resort. It is breathtaking how beautiful with Baobab trees growing in the middle and that spectacular jetty. But the staff! They are so unhelpful, full of unnecessary attitude...More

    3  Thank wornoutshoes
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 October 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu. I was very concerned to read your comments and, more specifically, the fact that your husband wasn't well. I am...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • US$390 - US$828 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
    • #2 Family Hotel in Nungwi
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Nungwi
    • Also Known As
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    • Essque Zalu Zanzibar Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
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    Stefan R
    6 November 2016|
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    Response from haffyfeet | Reviewed this property |
    No not from here... go towards The east of Zanzibar for some excellent deals on scuba and the snorkelling.
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    13 September 2016|
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    Response from Shahid A | Reviewed this property |
    you could take a taxi to the main nungwi beach thats like 5 mins away for 10 usd maximum. yes safari is a good option as well however please check on the season as if its the rainy season then safari would not be a good... More
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    7 September 2016|
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    Response from Silviaoxx | Reviewed this property |
    No, it is not. We paid for it separately. It is not too expensive.
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    "The closer to the sea the better!"
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    "I would suggest to take the first floor rooms, as the balcony views were amazing."
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    "Any room is a great room even the garden view rooms. The pool and ocean are close to all rooms."
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    "we stayed at cottage 24 with great sea views."
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