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    Zanzibar Retreat Hotel

    Matemwe Beach | Zanzibar, Matemwe, Tanzania
    Savings alert: 34% below average rate
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          “small hotel” (11 reviews)
          “lovely pool” (7 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          This was our first stop in Zanzibar, and the perfect place to unwind after a week on safari. Beautiful room, perfect beach, delicious food, and lovely staff. We stayed an extra night here and did not want to leave! Thank you Jan, this is a...More

          Thank RPilcher
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We stayed as a couple for 7 nights in the sea view room on the first floor of this amazingly tranquil retreat. The hotel consists of approximately 12 rooms so it catered perfectly for us as a couple that valued peace, tranquility and hearing the...More

          Thank Christo K
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          The hotel is a wonderful oasis of calm on the beautiful matemwe beach. The rooms are beautiful, with a great zanzibar hardwood style and furniture, and it is so convenient having the rooms close to the lovely clean pool. The hotel feels perfectly balanced, the...More

          1  Thank Paul B
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          After some hectic days in Nairobi and Stonetown it was just a pleasure to be met by the owner of Zanzibar retreat Janne. Janne is that type of guy that it feels like you've known for all your life although you just met him an...More

          1  Thank peterjosefsson
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The perfect place to go and relax after a safari. Jan, the owner, makes you feel at home.The pool is lovely, the whole setting very peaceful and the chef does an amazing job. The white-sand beach - only a few steps away from the hotel's...More

          1  Thank Unaviaggiatrice M
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          Certificate of Excellence
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
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          • Air Conditioning
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          • Pool
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          • US$83 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          • Matemwe
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          How long does it take to get to Stone Town from your hotel? Are taxis easy to find? Is a driver a better way to get there? Please advise. Thank you.
          11 May 2017|
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          Hallo? am Carolyne from Tekko Tour and travel in Kenya. How much do you charge for a double room in November. What prices do you charge for a double room for a couple on honeymoon in the same period, November? And what treats are given to these couples on Honeymoon? Are there any other charges for travelers other than accommodation? Thank you. I hope to here from you soonest.
          3 March 2017|
          Response from GoZanzibar | Property representative |
          Hi. Send me an email and I have easier task to answer your questions. Google the hotel online and you will find the email you can use. Thanks Jan
          What is the sea like which the hotel looks out onto? - suitable for swimming? - suitable for snorkelling? - any jellyfish or other dangerous creatures we should know about?
          20 February 2017|
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          Response from GoZanzibar | Property representative |
          Hi A. The whole east coast of Zanzibar is pretty similar. Twice a day its high tide, and twice low tide. Low tide is not possible to swim, but at high tide yes. Sometimes the tides are very high/very low. Check online on... More
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          "Several rooms are adjacent to the pool and dining area. If you're sensitive to noise, ask for a room..."
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          "Room 9 and 10 have sea views and very comfortable."
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          "There are two rooms on first floor with seaview. We didn't have that, but didn't need it. All rooms..."
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