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    Coral Reef Beach Resort

    Pwani Mchangani, Zanzibar East Coast, Pwani Mchangani, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

    We visited Coral Reef Resort by accident due to another booking not working out. It is definitely not a luxury resort and I would recommend you read all of the reviews before going there so as to not be disappointed. I don't know how some...More

    Thank ZA_Travel_Junky
    Response from CoralReefZanzibar, Direttore at Coral Reef Beach ResortResponded 22 July 2017

    Dear Guest, thank you for your review and we are sorry that you had a so bad Holiday with us. But this is very strange because if I could attached customer satisfaction of other guests who stayed here in the same days, are completly different,...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Spent 3 nights in this lovely resort - rooms were nice lovely location on the beach unfortunately my room was a long walk up the hill away from the beach - none of the meals I had were any good took an awfully long time...More

    Thank crony-club
    Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

    I purchased our coral reef beach bungalow through Airbnb. I couldn't be any happier! The bungalow is directly situated on the beach. I have watched the sun rise, with the sky turning pink, yellow, and soft orange. The ocean is just steps away from our...More

    Thank Autumn R
    Response from CoralReefZanzibar, Direttore generale at Coral Reef Beach ResortResponded 13 March 2017

    Thank you very much for your review and we are pleased you had a good Holiday with us. Thank you by Coral Reef Staff

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    The positive: wonderful sea front room, right by the beach! We had room 112 and we loved it. A/C worked very well and room was spacious. Don't expect nothing fancy, rooms are simple but quite good for the price. Other hotels costs twice as much...More

    Thank Maxi150
    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    I rayed at coral reef hotel , the views are wonderful, the beach is clean and it's nice to watch the locals going about there business. The pool and grounds are kept very clean Sadly the food from the restaurant was not very good and...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$45 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Pwani Mchangani
    • Also Known As
    • Ora Resort Coral Reef Hotel Pwani Mchangani ,
    • Coral Reef Hotel ,
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    • Coral Reef Beach Resort Zanzibar Island/Pwani Mchangani
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    "one on the beach would be nice"
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    "Room 112 is seafront and has great A/C. Room 101 has great views but A/C doesn't work well."
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