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Zanzibar Retreat Hotel

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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“food was amazing”(16 reviews)
“small hotel”(14 reviews)
“lovely pool”(11 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We washed up in Zanzibar after rattling around in a safari truck for a fortnight and a couple of days getting lost in Stone Town. We needed to chill, walk along a long deserted beach, dip in the pool, eat excellent fresh food & enjoy...More

Thank 964shelleyb
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great family room in this place and it was very pleasant. The food was great too. The hotel is right next to the beach and has access to the beach directly so was ideal for kids to run around. Did the snorkeling...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect retreat. We had a fine furnished room with a great bed and ac, the private balcony overlooking the beach and the sea was incredible. The restaurant was delicious in Any way all Day. Jan, the manager, made everything possible for the most relaxing stay....More

Thank jorn S
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 nights at the Zanzibar retreat, and had a wonderful experience. The hotel is nice and clean, food is great, staff are friendly, and it is set on a beautiful beach. This is a place to relax, enjoy the ocean breeze and the...More

Thank Antonio C
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We spent part of our honeymoon at Zanzibar Retreat and had a fantastic time. So peaceful and quiet and the food is AMAZING! Lovely, friendly team, super clean and well maintained. There's a really nice pool to sit by, and the beach is stunning. Recommend...More

Thank jd1972
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (463)
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Room & Suite (52)
Dining (30)
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Dimoda_8
12 June 2017|
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Response from kismet80 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with what the others have answered, no seaview from the standard rooms, but the beach is right outside. Can really recommend this hotel, if you are looking for a comfortable hotel away from the crowds, with nice... More
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swarnsma
11 May 2017|
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Response from Lee M |
Hi, It's about an hour from Stone Town or the airport to the hotel. Taxis are available.
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carolyneawino99
3 March 2017|
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Response from GoZanzibar | Property representative |
Hi. Send me an email and I have easier task to answer your questions. Google the hotel online and you will find the email you can use. Thanks Jan
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"I'd choose ground floor for the pool and the beach."
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"Standard rooms are the only ones on the ground floor -- handier for beach and pool."
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"Very quiet."
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"The 2 rooms upstairs have private balconies overlooking the Indian Ocean."
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