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    Pongwe Beach Hotel

    PO Box 297, Pongwe, Tanzania
    011 255 773 169 096
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good15%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “seafood platter” (59 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (81 reviews)
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 792 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Everything about this resort is fantastic, from the rooms with the extra little touches, such as beach robes, straw hats and beach basket, the sandy beach, the warm sea to the very friendly and helpful staff. Coffee or tea delivered to your veranda every morning!...More

    Thank RuthKleine
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 2 days ago

    We're so pleased that you were able to have a relaxing and enjoyable stay with us! Thank you very much for your kind comments. Warmest wishes from everyone here at Pongwe.

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

    Paradisiacal . Relating to , or resembling Paradise . This is Pongwe ... A five star hotel has been built next door with 3 pools . If you want five star luxury please go there and pay the five star price . You don't actually...More

    5  Thank Jilly60
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 31 January 2017

    Thank you SO much for the AMAZING review and feedback, we are very happy you had a good time, we really enjoy having you here with us at Pongwe Beach Hotel, its always a pleasure. We look forward to seeing you soon! Yours truly Pongwe...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We found on our Trip to Sansibar one of the most beautiful places on the world! The Hotel is wonderful, quiet, has a very friendly and lovely staff, has only 20 rooms (no mass tourism), one of the best beaches ever, incl. a super pool,...More

    Thank Andreas M
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you very much for your wonderful compliments!! We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay with! Our best wishes from the Pongwe Team.

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    "Exceptional Extraordinary Establishment!!" Repeat. Repeat. Wonderful friendly Staff and guests! Location is beautiful - the best! 2nd visit for us! Fabulous food too! Very well managed and will be hard to beat! Hakuna Matata at Pongwe. Special commendations for Heidi, Said, Agnes and Asaraa. Very...More

    Thank EJC0551
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 5 days ago

    We are thrilled that we were able to make your second visit an enjoyable one!! Thank you very much for your compliments which we will pass on to the Team. Warmest wishes from all of us here at Pongwe!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Pongwe Beach is a wonderful little boutique hotel, on a private beach that is possibly the most beautiful on the island. The room are hidden between the palm trees to maintain the idyllic situation and are built in traditional style - no concrete monstrosities here!...More

    1  Thank Stephen M
    Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your kind comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us!! Your compliments will be passed on to the Team. Warmest wishes from everyone here at Pongwe.

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$138 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Pongwe
    • Also Known As
    • Pongwe Beach Hotel Zanzibar Island
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    Traveller (952)
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    Pool & Beach (378)
    Dining (84)
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    JenDo73
    22 August 2017|
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    Response from CalgaryTravelgal | Reviewed this property |
    It wasn't a problem in July. Lots of ventilation with open windows that had screens.
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    Mattdaviesuk
    18 July 2017|
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    Response from PONGWE | Property representative |
    Hi Matt, please feel free to email us and we will gladly send through all relevant information. Many thanks!
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    shimmyshimmy23
    5 May 2017|
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    Response from PONGWE | Property representative |
    Yes, the rock restaurant is 1 hour drive and the food and view there is totally worth it.
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    "Beach front bungalow are fab"
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    "ask for one of the 4 rooms with private pool or the cliff rooms"
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    "Beach front or Garden view"
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    "We had room with own plunge pool, would recommend it, great added extra"
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