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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2015

The hotel is a dream. Food fantastic, staff so friendly and the accommodation is outstanding comprising a bungalow and a plunge pool. we really enjoyed 2 weeks here and everyone on the staff team did everything they could to make our stay pleasurable. The hotel is on east coast of Zanzibar and the beach and coral reef is fabulous [plus...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear kenshoults, Clearly a very active 02 weeks in Zanzibar! Thank yo so very much for your review and for choosing Baraza. The team and I are happy to have hosted you and you are most welcome back in the future. Best wishes from us all. Jaume Vilardell i Margarit | Group Manager

Arroyo Grande, California
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I couldn't believe the beauty of this hotel. The food was terrific and the staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Sometimes when a hotel is all inclusive the food and amenities sometimes are lacking. In the case of Hotel Baraza everything was perfect . The villa we stayed in was gorgeous and right on the beach. Make sure to go...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Terese, We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at Baraza and i am particularly happy that you managed to see alittle bit of this wonderful island. The Jozani forest tour with the Red Colobus monkeys is a great way to spend a few hours "exploring" Thank you very much! Jaume Vilardell i Margarit | Group...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We spent two wonderful weeks at Baraza Resort. The resort is all inclusive and is just beautifull like a exotic oasis. The site is well laid out with lovely, well furnished, single story accommodation offering privacy and complete comfort. We even had a veranda with our own plunge pool and garden. The food, is all so good and everything is...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Philli50, I have shared your comments with our Chef and he was absolutely delighted. Thank you for your review and also for choosing Baraza; it was our sincere pleasure to welcome you to Zanzibar. Jaume Vilardell i Margarit | Group Manager

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Without doubt the finest hotel I have ever stayed in. I don't say that lightly, this establishment has everything; Staff attitude is incomparable, hotel cleanliness is unparalleled, attention to detail almost obsessive & gardens to die for. Every moment of our stay was a pleasure topped off with an astonishingly high standard of food quality & diet variation. This is...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Wow! ... we are truly humbled; thank you very much! Our goal each day is to do everything we can to ensure a very relaxing stay for our residents and we are all very happy that you had a memorable stay with us. Thank you for this review and we are looking forward to seeing you again (hopefully in the...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

The resort has a paradise setting; simple architecture which is a fusion of Arabic, Indian and Swahili. Lush gardens full of shady palms and colourful bougainvillea. There are shady day beds around the pool where you can retreat, the bar, tea lounge and restaurants all open out onto the central garden area.The beach has white sand and turquoise sea which...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Our sincere thanks for your detailed review above. Yes indeed we are nothing without our fantastic Zanzibari & Tanzanian staff and apart from having a very large and loyal team we also do our part for our local village of Bwejuu in various ways including a school and a new clinic. I am delighted that we all met your expectations...

Debre Zeyit, Ethiopia
Reviewed 9 October 2015

neat environment,professional,helpful and organized management. i have to appreciate all the kindness i have received during my stay last week on this resort. i am very interested in nature but this is more than nature for me because the nature is well treated and kept by the resort. i love the palms,the Indian ocean breathes,the white sand,the room amenities and...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mulu What a wonderful review and I am absolutely delighted that you had a memorable experience with us at Baraza. I have passed your sentiments to Daniel and his team and it was our pleasure to welcome you to Zanzibar and to Baraza. Best regards from us all. Jaume Vilardell i Margarit | Group Manager

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Villas are luxurious and the omani feel spoils you. spacious and every detail is spectacular . the plunge pool is the highlight and located very privately. the meals cannot be compared to any other hotel go see it for yourselves

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Surinder, It was our pleasure to host you and we certainly look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Thank you very much for taking the time to review us and for choosing Baraza. Best wishes from us all. Jaume Vilardell i Margarit | Group Manager

Reviewed 1 October 2015

Baraza is the most magical place I have experienced. The majestic beauty of the resort, the friendlness, warmth and generosity of the staff and the delectable food have all made Baraza heaven on earth for me. Specific mention must be made of the amazing staff who treated us like royalty from the day we arrived until we left. An experience...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sarvanim, The pleasure was ours! The team and i are thankful for your visit and we hope to see you back someday soon. Jaume Vilardell i Margarit | Group Manager

Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 October 2015

A truly wonderful experience at a fabulous hotel in a setting straight out of paradise. The service was fantastic, the accommodation stunning and luxurious. For a first class beach getaway there can be few comparable places. Amazing...!

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you very much! We appreciate the privilege of hosting you at Baraza and the staff and i are delighted that we met your expectations. Thank you! Jaume Vilardell i Margarit | Group Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We have travelled quite a lot both with my husbands job and on our own I have never stayed anywhere as beautiful as this it is absolutely great, The staff are great our suites were beautiful and the food and attention to detail is great. The only downside for us was the fact that you can't swim in the sea...

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GM-TZC, General Manager at Baraza Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lynne, Thank you for this wonderful compliment! Reviews especially from frequent international travelers serve as a guide on our offering and we are very pleased that you had a memorable stay at Baraza. We do have a large coral reef just off the whole "Swahili Coast" however this keeps sharks away and also gives us the brilliant powder white...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This beautiful resort evokes the heritage of Zanzibar dating back to the era of the Sultans. A fusion of Arabic, Swahili and Indian design, with beautiful arches, hand carved cement décor, beautiful antiques, hand made furniture and intricate brass lanterns, Baraza offers unparalleled standards of luxury on the Island of Zanzibar. Baraza has set a unique standard of luxury accommodation on the island ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baraza Resort & Spa

Address: Bwejuu Beach, Bwejuu, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Bwejuu
Price Range: $907 - $1,519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Baraza Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Baraza Resort And Spa
Baraza Hotel Bwejuu
Baraza Resort & Spa Zanzibar Island/Bwejuu
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Family Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bwejuu
#2 Spa Hotel in Bwejuu
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