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    Essque Zalu Zanzibar

    Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good16%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

    It's a really great place with a nice private beach and private. Would recommend for those who are looking for something relaxing. The rooms are basically small apartment with really comfortable beds. The food is amazing. The owner of the place is Italian and you...More

    2  Thank Alex D
    Response from DuarteCorreia, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 31 August 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Greetings from a sunny Zanzibar! I would like to take a moment to thank you for sharing with us your feedback, following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu. I was happy to learn that you have thoroughly enjoyed your...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

    On the tail end of our family volunteer trip to Tanzania we visited Zanzibar - a magical place we visited 20 years before. Travelling with my mother-in-law we settled on a higher end resort and Essque Zalu Zanzibar was a very fine choice. Totally relaxing...More

    Thank John L
    Response from DuarteCorreia, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 31 August 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Greetings from a sunny Zanzibar! I would like to take a moment to thank you for sharing with us your feedback, following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu. I was happy to learn that you have thoroughly enjoyed your...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2015

    We were 3 couples, each in a waterfront chalet at over US$600 per night per couple, reserved through Booking.com. During our stay in the third week of July, the hotel was somewhere between 30% - 40% capacity (I asked). Location: Magnificent setting: quiet ocean at...More

    7  Thank Manamamom
    Response from DuarteCorreia, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 31 August 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Greetings from a sunny Zanzibar! I would like to take a moment to thank you for sharing with us your feedback, following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu. I was happy to learn that, for the most part, you...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

    Ambience, food, rooms and service oh my. Just simply awesome and amazing place. Was there for our honeymoon in 2014 and the experience was simply excellent. The art room is magnificent but the hotel needs to fix the broken piano.More

    Thank Kenneth W
    Response from DuarteCorreia, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 31 August 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Greetings from a sunny Zanzibar! Thank you ever so much for taking the time to share with us your feedback, pertaining to your honeymoon at the Resort in 2014. I was happy to learn that you have thoroughly enjoyed your experience during this...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

    The Resort has all possible amenities with high security and privacy. The only beach in Zanzibar with no acces to locals due to recif corner position. The villas offers exceleny accomodation with nice ocean view and privat pool. The staff is amongst the best I...More

    1  Thank Stejarul
    Response from DuarteCorreia, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 30 July 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you ever so much for taking the time to share with us your most valuable feedback, pertaining your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. We were very happy to read your review, and are glad that we could...More

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    About
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    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$404 - US$760 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
    • #2 Family Hotel in Nungwi
    • #2 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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    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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    "The sea front rooms are the best!!!"
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    "I would suggest to take the first floor rooms, as the balcony views were amazing."
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