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    Essque Zalu Zanzibar

    Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
    011 255 772 278 969
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good16%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “market kitchen” (21 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (42 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (33 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 466 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Pros 1) clean pool area with plenty of chair 2) reasonable prices for food and drinks 3) great view 4) friendly luggage guy Cons 1) emailed them to ask for airport transfer, currency exchange, and excursions and no response. Apparently, the person quit and no...More

    1  Thank Amie L
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Although we weren't staying at this hotel, we had seen it from a dive boat so walked up the beach to investigate what was there. It appeared that the hotel was undergoing renovations at the time, as there were only 3 other people in the...More

    Thank Ddraig_fawr
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My family and I stayed here for 5 nights in October 2017. Our sea-front suite room was immaculately clean and had a spectacularly panoramic view of the ocean. The room had strong air conditioning, firm beds, a HD TV, bar fridge and roomy luggage area....More

    Thank Gopal T
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was the perfect place to end our safari...The hotel is chic, extremely clean, with amazing rooms, service and food.. We spent 4 days around the pool enjoying the sun, great views and awesome service..The only reason I did not give this place 5 stars...More

    Thank LoriCarMontreal
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This place is simply marvelous! I have traveled to many beach destinations, and Essque Zalu Zanzibar is by far my favorite of them all!! The setting is magical with the beautiful infinity pool stretching to the crystal turquoise sea, and the amazing Jetty that sits...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$366 - US$799 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Family Hotel in Nungwi
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
    • #4 Luxury 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
    • Essque Zalu Zanzibar Hotel Nungwi ,
    • Essque Zalu Zanzibar Nungwi, Zanzibar Island
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    Traveller (891)
    Room & Suite (398)
    Pool & Beach (232)
    Dining (151)
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    Bathroom (16)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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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    Michele F
    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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    Room Tips
    "Go for the ocean front suite, or splurge on a villa if you want a private pool!"
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    "Everything was excellent , no tips, how to do it better"
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    "Set your expectations low and don't be shy to ask for what you paid for"
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    "The sea front rooms are the best!!!"
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