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Pongwe Beach Hotel

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an amazing time at this beautiful resort. Julia and Natasha were amazing!! Team Pongwe thank you for an amazing time and we have memories that will last for a lifetime.This is definitely the best hotel experience I have had in Africa, this 3...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 5 days and was spoilt from the first till the last minute by the beauty, the relaxed atmosphere, and the staff at this fantastic place. Lovely food on top, all was perfect. My husbond and I can highly recommand this place and we...More

2  Thank Kirme2016
Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded March 5, 2018

Thank you very much for your comments. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us!! We would love to have you back with us again in the future! Warmest wishes from everyone here at Pongwe.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 12 days of heat and humidity on safari in the Ngorogoro Caldera, the Serengeti and the Selous Game Reserve all we wanted from Zanzibar was a place by the beach to veg and recharge our batteries. The PBH is all of that, plus fine...More

Thank 88AVANTI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After spending 2 nights in busy stone town our girls trip /mum birthday celebration culminated to 5 glorious days at this beautiful hotel . From the moment we arrived the team was friendly ,warm ,welcoming . We had a personalized welcome and were enchanted by...More

1  Thank AlanaChinhara
Response from PONGWEBEACH, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Alana, thank you for the wonderful review. It's very pleasing to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and our staff took great care of you. We appreciate your compliments regarding our exceptional service. We pride ourselves on providing excellent service to our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent five nights at Pongwe, post safari and a visit to Victoria Falls. We had booked a garden view room but, much to our delight, were given room 2 - on the beach! We arrived at 3am and the staff had stayed up to...More

Thank Lilith1962
Response from PONGWEBEACH, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Lilith1962, Thank you for the fantastic review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It is so pleasing to hear that we were able to accommodate you during your stay with us. We always thrive to deliver a seamless service...More

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Description
Situated on what could perhaps be described as the best beach in Zanzibar, Pongwe Beach Hotel is a tranquil place where one can escape the hustle and bustle of modern day life. It is modestly sized, with More 4 Sea View Suites, 13 traditional Beach Villas as well as 3 Garden Rooms and has an intimate, personal atmosphere. Set within a secluded bay on the east coast of Zanzibar, Pongwe Beach is a true paradise retreat. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$137 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pongwe Beach Hotel Zanzibar Island
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Pongwe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$137 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pongwe Beach Hotel Zanzibar Island
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Pongwe
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Traveller (1,100)
Room & Suite (456)
Pool & Beach (411)
Dining (85)
Amenities (15)
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Questions & Answers
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DoctorOB
September 19, 2018|
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Response from PONGWEBEACH | Property representative |
Hi ! Please note we do have fresh water at the hotel. For consumption we do provide bottled water in the rooms.
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mglover177
August 27, 2018|
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Response from emmakel | Reviewed this property |
It’s all UK sockets out there so no adaptors required! Have a lovely time
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Jessica C
December 29, 2017|
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Response from | Property representative |
Good morning, The journey from Stone Town to Pongwe takes one hour (both routes take the same amount of time) and costs US$ 50 for the vehicle. Each vehicle can carry a maximum of 5 people plus luggage.
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Room Tips
"You are 29 steps from the beach in a garden room but sea view room is great"
mcjsheehan
Sep. 3, 2018
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"'Vals' is at the end of the hotel grounds, right by the sea and gets the morning sun. Sunrise..."
Legin55
Aug. 17, 2018
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"get a beachfront room"
JCHIII
Jul. 15, 2018
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"Pay the premium for beach-front rooms if you must, but the garden view rooms are not set far back from the..."
rgw11
Jun. 21, 2018
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