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Reviewed February 1, 2015

After more than 5 years we decide to go back to Ras Kutani. Last time we stayed 5 nights, but this time we needed a longer break to get away from it all and stayed 8 nights in lagoon cottage no.8! We have not regretted...More

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Response from SS_TZ, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded March 17, 2015

Hello! Thank You for taking the time to write such a lovely review of Ras Kutani - We are so pleased that you chose to come and visit us again after these five years - and for 8 fabulous nights this time .... Long enough...More

Reviewed January 30, 2015

We came here for a few days at the start of our honeymoon and it was the perfect place to unwind. The rooms are beautiful with every room being it's own building, the staff are friendly and beyond helpful, the food is fantastic and there...More

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Response from SS_TZ, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded February 25, 2015

Thank You for your lovely review of Ras Kutani - we are so pleased you found it to be the perfect place to begin your special holiday. Certainly we believe that a candlelit dinner and champagne on our lagoon is the key ingredient to a...More

Reviewed January 9, 2015

We flew from Dar We flew from Dar es Salaam to the private airstrip of Ras Kutani to get some rest after having spent time in 3 different safari camps in Tanzania. What a paradise it is at Ras Kutani. Situated at the Indian Ocean...More

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Response from SS_TZ, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded February 25, 2015

Thank You James for taking the time to write such a detailed and positive review about Ras Kutani. It sounds like you got fully into relaxing mode, enjoying the beach walks, cocktails and our bare foot policy, as well as into the Swahili spirit by...More

Reviewed December 30, 2014

My wife and I just came from a two-day stay at Ras Kutani. It was our first time there and my wife was celebrating her 48th birthday. The staff are dedicated and very friendly. They prepared a delicious cake (complimentary) for her and we all...More

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Response from Lyndsey F, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded August 3, 2015

Dear Joe Thank you for your review - we are delighted you enjoyed the nature that surrounds our beach retreat and also the high standard of service and beautiful decor. All our breakfast juices are freshly squeezed - and yes we do add some sugar...More

Reviewed December 29, 2014

Ras Kutani is a magical place, the perfect place to unwind after safari adventures or a peaceful retreat for locals needing a break from the hubub of dar. The beach is pristine and without hawkers, a common blight on the beaches of nearby Zanzibar. The...More

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Response from SS_TZ, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded February 25, 2015

Thank You for the lovely review of Ras Kutani after your stay with us in December. It sounds like you had a thoroughly relaxing time and we hope to welcome you back again very soon for another perfect break away from Dar! Kind regards, Sophie.

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April 1, 2018|
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Response from h0eymp | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see anyone snorkelling in the lagoon either. There was indeed snorkelling and swimming equipment down on the beach, but I am not a snorkeller myself and so I cannot say whether the snorkelling is good, nor can I... More
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stushy2016
August 29, 2017|
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Response from diverdoc | Reviewed this property |
All rooms are spacious. Suite gives more privacy and a plunge pool, which is nice. They also are higher up so involve a number of steps to get there.
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Response from mikebcornish | Reviewed this property |
I might be too late to help but if you want any chance of wifi in your room you need the room closest to the swimming pool. Apart from that definitely go for one of the rooms overlooking the lagoon.
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"all fab locations"
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"if there are no mobility issues then go for the rooms on the hill"
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"Room 5 next to the pool area and WiFi was fine with good view over the lagoon and the visiting Kites, Fish..."
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"check first if kids are allowed"
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