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Spice Island Hotel & Resort Zanzibar

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Room & Suite (61)
Pool & Beach (59)
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“jetty bar”(10 reviews)
“long pier”(3 reviews)
“private pier”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Positive: + Good location + Decent restaurant and breakfast (had half board included) + Friendly staff Negative: - Resort appears a bit worn out. Pics likely several years old - Very limited water pressure. Nearly impossible to get a shower - Staff tried to fix...More

1  Thank Søren N
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to stay. Great rooms and decent sized menu. Some really helpful staff to mention are Joshua and Humphrey! Although it looks beautiful, the beach isn’t great for paddling as it’s mostly rock pools by the shore. I prefer a sandy beach but...More

Thank Aziza W
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Zanzibar for 6 nights and the hotel was not to the 4 star standard as its rating. Quality of room was very poor and we did complain but they had one suite which was already booked however we did stay in the...More

1  Thank Waz N
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Our family of seven visited Spice Island Resort after a week of safari in mainly Serengeti. This is the perfect spot to wind down and relax. Large rooms with very large toilet and shower area. Very good and big variety of food. Very service minded...More

1  Thank ulfcholmberg
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Reception manager started with promisses he did not fullfill and continued with lies. Cleaning of the rooms not that good. Restaurant very good. Food excellent and very nice personell. Made the stay a good experiance in total.

1  Thank Anders-resehungrig
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Price range
US$146 - US$355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$146 - US$355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (200)
Room & Suite (61)
Pool & Beach (59)
Dining (27)
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Erin H
26 October 2016|
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Response from Sandro N | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Dear Erin, Thanks a lot for your request and the interest in our Hotel. Yes it is possible to swim and snorkel direct in front of the Hotel. Our 100 meter long Jetty provide stairs direct in to the indian ocean. We do not... More
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"Chose more professionell alternative."
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"Try and get a room near the pool and restaurant"
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"All rooms are quiet"
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"mid-range to luxury cost, at leadt compared to other African countries."
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