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Sunshine Marine Lodge

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mnemba island”(23 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great 3 night stay at the Sunshine Marine lodge as a family vacation. The drive from Stone Town is about 1 hour 30 mins through dirt roads at the end, but it is well worth the drive. Location: the hotel grounds are...More

Thank Adam C
Response from Sunshine_Marine, Manager at Sunshine Marine LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind and detailed review! We appreciate the time you took to share your experience with others. We take your feedback very seriously and will make sure to improve based on it. We hope you will visit us again to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff was really nice and helpfull. The place is big and beautifull with gardens around and nice pools. There's a diving club inside the hotel with good instructers! The rooms are big and comfy, designed really nice. The food was ok... can be improved. The...More

Thank adicohenx
Response from Sunshine_Marine, Manager at Sunshine Marine LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. Your feedback is greatly appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again at Sunshine Marine Lodge!

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived 4 adults and two small kids in the heat and got a room for my parents and another for my husband, the kids and I. Waking up in the middle of the night with a Bush baby in the room (learned that it used...More

Thank Ditte J
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived on the island Kl 18 on the 30th of April and stayed until the 7 th of April Our purpose was to dive with the house dive center ( see separate 5star review) Upon arrival we were met at the reception with a...More

Thank dcp501
Response from Sunshine_Marine, Manager at Sunshine Marine LodgeResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! It was a real pleasure having you with us here at Sunshine Marine Lodge. I have been repeatedly asked by colleagues from all departments to pass on their best wishes to you. We all hope...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a perfect place to relax and dive. I stayed in a garden room which was very comfortable and had all the space I needed. I stayed for 2 weeks and could have stayed longer as I felt so at home. Everything was always...More

Thank Sandals750
Response from Sunshine_Marine, Manager at Sunshine Marine LodgeResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind review! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It was a pleasure having you as our guest and we hope to see you again at Sunshine Marine Lodge!

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Description
Sunshine Marine Lodge is a unique and remote property located right across from Mnemba island on the north-east coast of Zanzibar. It has a beautiful Swahili-style design and an amazing garden, which ...More makes it the perfect paradise getaway. The hotel has 26 rooms in 8 bungalows, with truly spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, and surrounded by a tropical garden. The hotel has a large, ocean-front restaurant. Next to it is the pool area with sunbeds and 2 pristine pools- one of which is an infinity pool with a view right onto the ocean. Dive Point Zanzibar- a PADI certified diving and snorkeling center is located in the hotel. Mnemba Atoll, with its magnificent marine life, is only a 20 minute boat ride away from the hotel jetty. Sunshine Marine Lodge has a private beach, located 700 meters away. Muyuni Beach has its own beach bar, sunbeds and umbrellas, restrooms and an open-air shower. It offers guests private access to white sands, exquisite views and 24/7 swimming opportunities. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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31 July 2017|
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Response from Sunshine_Marine | Property representative |
Yes, there are beach towels available at the hotel and at the beach.
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matildeeee
13 May 2017|
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Response from Sunshine_Marine | Property representative |
Dive Point Zanzibar, the diving center located in our hotel, organizes daily diving and snorkeling trips to Mnemba Atoll. You can book a trip directly with Dive Point or through the hotel. It is often possible to book a... More
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"Best ocean view in rooms 1 to 6"
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"Seafront room was beautiful!"
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"all rooms (and particularly on top floor) have great views. the ones right on ocean can be more windy but you..."
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"Rooms with sea view if you can get them - the view is spectacular!"
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