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    Spice Island Hotel & Resort Zanzibar

    Paje-Jambiani Road | P.O. Box 2484 Jambiani, Jambiani 2484, Tanzania
    011 255 777 512 512
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good24%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “big pool” (5 reviews)
    “jetty bar” (9 reviews)
    “nice jetty” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 73 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I did a long trip in Tanzania and generally I have been very satisfied with hotel services and quality. Spice island resort was the only exception, it was my worst experience in the country and probably in Africa. Here is the list of reasons why...More

    1  Thank tthai34
    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    What we were looking forward to on our honeymoon, after a 3-day safari in Kenya, was relaxing and enjoying the tranquility at a beautiful resort, and that wish came true when we arrived at Spice Island. The resort is really beautiful and it was really...More

    Thank Carlis_SW
    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    3 stars for the location. Beach is gorgeous, pool is clean and jetty bar was great (despite them doing some minor construction when we were there it was a fantastic view). Service was good-bar tenders and wait staff were attentive and friendly. Food was good,...More

    Thank Bethany R
    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    I've had quite a year in 2017, work, life, stress - what I needed was a week away to recharge my batteries, relax and have a bit of fun. I looked at the usual places, Thailand, Bali etc but a friend mentioned Zanzibar to me...More

    5  Thank Dave_Spours
    Response from Sandro N, Geschäftsführer at Spice Island Hotel & Resort ZanzibarResponded 17 August 2017

    Dear Dave Spours, thanks a lot for writing a review on Tripadvisor about our little Paradise. We are so glad that you stay with us! We get goose bumps when we read your words and we are really happy to meet you. Nice that Spice...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    Here is why I've given this resort a low review score. 1.Terrible wifi, we kept being told it was working but it was Very slow. 2.Rooms are very tired looking ... photos are not representative. I was very disappointed on arrival 3.Management really have weird...More

    Thank thebigplan
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$136 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Jambiani
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    • Spice Island Hotel & Resort Zanzibar Jambiani, Zanzibar Island
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    Erin H
    26 October 2016|
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    Response from Sandro N | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    Dear Erin, Thanks a lot for your request and the interest in our Hotel. Yes it is possible to swim and snorkel direct in front of the Hotel. Our 100 meter long Jetty provide stairs direct in to the indian ocean. We do not... More
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