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All reviewsthursday nightbbq partyrecommend this placegreat bbqlocal musicnorthern partcool barroom with shared bathroomswimming poolnice bonusrelaxing vibevegetarian foodenjoyable place to staynice ownersfeel so welcomegreat partyother places
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

I really enjoyed my stay in Demani Lodge. The staff is very friendly and the food is the best in the area (as I kept saying every day!!!). I would totally recommend it and even thinking of visiting again.

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Response from DemaniLodgeZanzibar, Owner at Demani LodgeResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Catherine Thank you for booking with us and for your amazing review!!! Please come and visit us again :) Demani Team

Reviewed 21 November 2017

The Demani was a lovely, basic retreat, beautifully laid out with attentive and pleasant staff, located 5 minutes’ walk over the road to Jambiani beach (a little further to Paje). We had a pretty rough first night, and needed to move rooms the next day,...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Ok there are equal pros and cons! Let me start off with the bad first and then end with the good. THE BAD: -After booking we contacted the hotel for an airport pickup which took hours and hours to get an answer. Which is fine...More

Thank stefanyeve
Response from DemaniLodgeZanzibar, Owner at Demani LodgeResponded 20 November 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. We are very sorry to hear that you did not feel welcomed at the lodge and that you felt no hospitality from management whatsoever during your stay. This...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

A faultless place, with a great chilled out vibe, but they do throw a mean Thurs night BBQ and party with a local live reggae & indie band, which is so good people come from all the other places in Paje to go to. The...More

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Response from DemaniLodgeZanzibar, Owner at Demani LodgeResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Peter B It was great getting to know you and we are really happy you had a great stay :) Please come back soooon! :) All the best, Demani Team

Reviewed 19 October 2017

I was really happy to stay in this facility, I stayed in the dorm. If you want your guests to become superhappy, it would be great to provide lockers and more keys for the dorm so that everybody could have his own. Anyway if I...More

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Response from DemaniLodgeZanzibar, Owner at Demani LodgeResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Irena Thank you for staying with us and for the great review!!! We 100% understand and agree with your feedback and lockers for the dorm will be in place hopefully in not too long. The same with more keys. We hope to see you...More

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US$18 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The lodges close to the restaurant area must tolerate quite much noise every Thursday, when it is arranged a..."
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"Our balcony room on the second floor of a bungalow was worth sharing the toilet :)"
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"I was booked into a dorm but slept in a hammock for the week."
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"A room in the top of the huts is cooler"
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