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    Sultan Sands Island Resort

    Zanzibar, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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    Room & Suite (276)
    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good31%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 174 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The resort is small and private. It is a good safe place to also bring families. The staff and the managers are 100. The service and the food was outstanding. My husband and I have recommended this resort to other people in the UAE. This...More

    Thank Crystal J
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 5 days ago

    Good day Crystal J, I was very happy to read that you had a fantastic time during your recent vacation with us all here at Sultan Sands. We all hope to see you again very soon, please get in touch if you need anything upon...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My wife and I visited Sultan Sands for 5 nights following a one week safari in Tanzania last week - which was brilliant (the safari that is)... We went half-board so had to pay for lunch and drinks. It seemed better value at the time...More

    Thank Welshperson
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 5 days ago

    Hello Welshperson, Thank you for your candid and honest feedback of your recent stay with us here on the sunny island of Zanzibar. It certainly seems like you had a great stay. Your feedback will not only help fellow travelers but also help us improve...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I arrived late due to a delayed flight and was able to get a table at the buffet thanks to Maria understanding I hadn't eaten. The next morning being new to the hotel Addy helped me through the minefield that was the breakfast buffet -...More

    Thank Bernadette M
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Bernadette M, Thank you for the time taken to leave us you thoughts on your recent vacation with us. I'm very happy to read that you had a great time with us. My team works very hard to make sure each and every guest...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I wish I liked this property more, Mark, the manager seems like a very nice guy who is committed to improving the hotel so here is our review. Pros: right on the beach, smaller (compared to blue bay), quiet property), good buffet options that changes...More

    Thank sophiew616
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Good day sophiew616, Thank you for leaving your thoughts on your recent stay with us here at Sultan Sands, I was happy to see that you really enjoyed our beautiful location along with the excellent Food & Beverage offerings for our guests. Power outages are...More

    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    On the day of my departure, I managed to forget my phone at the reception. I discovered this mistake as soon as I got to the airport, and tried to call the hotel. No answer, even though I tried several times. I then sent an...More

    Thank Frida Walle T
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 14 September 2017

    Good day Frida Walle T, As the Manager of the resort I take all guest feedback seriously, I apologize for the lack of perceived communication. Unfortunately in this case I have checked with my Front Office team and also my Head Office team and we...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$192 - US$409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #7 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kiwengwa
    • Also Known As
    • Sultan Sands Island Hotel Kiwengwa ,
    • Sultan Sands Island Resort Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
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    Traveller (1035)
    Pool & Beach (315)
    Room & Suite (276)
    Dining (154)
    Hotel & Grounds (554)
    Bathroom (15)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Questions & Answers
    Tereza K
    5 July 2017|
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    Response from Mark N | Property representative |
    Good day Tereza K, thank you for your question. I can put your mind at ease. Bottled water is refreshed daily in your rooms for your consumption. And there is also plenty of bottled water available here at the resort as... More
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    rutiriv1
    7 June 2017|
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    Response from David A | Property representative |
    At Sultansands & Bluebay we have four al -carte restaurant and 2 main restaurant with a 14 day cycle theme menu. we also do organise private beach dinners under the stars on the beach.
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    rutiriv1
    7 June 2017|
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    Response from David A | Property representative |
    At Sultansands & Bluebay we have four al -carte restaurant and 2 main restaurant with a 14 day cycle theme menus. We also do organise private beach dinners under the stars on the beach.
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    Room Tips
    "Pawni rooms beginning with 2xx or 3xx are closer to the heart of the hotel."
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    "Avoid the Bahari rooms on the first floor!"
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    "Baobab Village rooms - best quality, fantastic view, (almost) private pool & bar"
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    "The round rooms very close to the beach are the best!"
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