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Karafuu Beach Resort and Spa

PO Box 71, Pingwe, Tanzania
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Very good35%
    • Average12%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Spa
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    All reviews junior suite all inclusive package every evening front row amazing island main pool rock restaurant swahili lessons garden room big room main restaurant diving center freddie excursions cottage dive
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Very relaxing stay. Clean and tidy to Zanzibar standards. Food good variety of restaurants to choose from service good. Pools beautiful. Friendly and very helpful staff. Loved the more quite setting not to much noise. Thanks for a memorable visit to your island.

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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Unforgettable! The place is totally immersed into the real wild african nature. The sea and beaches are immense. Our rooms were so spacious, confortable and with any kind of services. The staff is nice, kind and available Excellent intercontinental food. (fish for majority) The restaurants'...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We arrived this resort , with a 37 people , a group of IPA international police retired . The place looks nice , green, 3 swimming pools , and a large gim! Rooms large but basic! Very dark , the beach is near by !...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We just returned from a week at Karafuu Beach Resort. Everything about the outside of the resort was just beautiful. The room was clean, although I did hear other other guests saying otherwise. We had electrical outages a couple of time during the week we...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed in February for four nights at Karafuu after having toured the Tarangire, Ngorongoro and Serengeti areas on mainland Tanzania during an excellent 7- day safari-program. We were seven family members (three generations) who went on to Karafuu on the east coast of Zanzibar,...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    Dining (151)
    Nearby
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Carmen Jane J
    Afternoon, please may I have Brad s email address so I can contact him. Please may you send me information about snorkeling trips that you offer ? Half day trips ? I have a query about your air conditioning units , many reviews say they are not working ? Has this been seen to ? Thank you carmen
    20 March 2017|
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    Response from FionaJohannesburg | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, we had no problem with the aircon. You can arrange trips with the locals on the beach or with the driver from the airport.
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    Helen359
    Hello Do all the rooms have steps to them or are there some that are without steps? We are planning a trip with an 82 year old, and she would battle if there are so many steps Thanks
    18 January 2017|
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    Response from JustinHawes | Reviewed this property |
    we had steps , but you would need to ask the hotel regards Justin
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    Clinton V
    Hi Can someone tell me what water sports are offered at Karafuu? If not at Karafuu, what is there to do activity wise in terms of water sports nearby? Thanks
    29 November 2016|
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    Response from Dominic O | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your inquiry. Yes we do have some activities within Karafuu including Diving, snorkeling etc and water sport activities nearby. Please forward me your email address in order to send you all... More
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    Room Tips
    "facing the ocean"
    rochelleboston, 10 days agoRead review
    "We recommend beach front huts"
    J-Dissing, 20 days agoRead review
    "make sure it is in the front line by the beach"
    maddyy, 20 days agoRead review
    "A bungalow on the cliff overlooking the ocean is the best choice."
    Inbal N, 1 month agoRead review
    "ask for a sea front room in order e to sit on the veranda which is shady day and you get to see the beautiful..."
    dgershon, 1 month agoRead review
    "The unobstructed sea-view and beach-privacy of the junior suite is worth the additional cost"
    charily2016, 1 month agoRead review
    "Given the choice i would want sea view nearest to Reception"
    alicebubele, 2 months agoRead review
    "Definitely get a sea view room or near the beach."
    Lynn C, 2 months agoRead review
    "Try get the front row accomodation ."
    JustinHawes, 2 months agoRead review
    "take the rooms with two digits since they are with the view to the Ocean"
    danny s, 7 months agoRead review
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