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Zanzibar House

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Matemwe, Matemwe PO BOX 3085 Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely place with nice management and staff. The food is to die for. They made my 60th birthday to a memorable day. Nice and clean rooms and helpful staff. If I ever go back to Zanzibar, this is the place i would stay at. /Mats

Thank Mats L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautiful boutique hotel situated on the Eastern side of Zanzibar, is a treasure. The owners are caring, serving authentic Italian dishes all day. The staff are friendly and have been trained to spoil you. Rooms are comfortable with beach and forest view options. Hammocks...More

Thank Jaqui D
Reviewed August 15, 2018

The hotel is very beautifully designed, I really liked the thatched roof. The rooms are very comfortable - I had a king overlooking the ocean. I had a huge balcony with chairs and a table and a swing chair which was really comfortable. The room...More

Thank Sophia G
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

The Long white beaches, wonderful ocean views and great attention you receive from Max and his family and well trained staff make this place one of the best I visited in my life.... and I travel and move around a lot !! Been there many...More

Thank Malaika B
Reviewed August 10, 2018

In a fantastic scenery, with a beautiful beach in front and an impressive palm tree behind, the colonial style Zanzibar House greeds tourists like theirs house away from house: fantastic services, warm assistance, professionalism and a touch of Italy in an African reality. Best points:...More

Thank Cristian B
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Description
Zanzibar House is a 7 room privately owned and ran boutique hotel situated in the beautiful location of Matemwe on the North East coast of the island, about 40km from Stone Town.The hotel opened its doors in More December 2012. The materials used in the construction are found in Zanzibar, with a traditional Makuti roof, decorated with Maritaki patterns, in harmony with the nature and not to disrupt the beautiful landscape. Zanzibar House offers its guests 7 rooms. 5 Rooms with sea view and 2 have views over the rich vegetation that surrounds the area. Four posters Queen size beds in every room. Extra beds and baby cots are available upon request. Satellite TV, complimentary WIFI, minibar, air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities are few of the amenities found in the rooms. Each and every room has a large terrace from where to enjoy the breathtaking views.The restaurant offers delicacies of international and local cuisine with extra care put into the selection of the produce, respecting the seasons and what is available in the market. The full licensed bar offers a selection of local beers, world reknown spirits brands, cocktails and much more all to be enjoyed in the porch overlooking the Indian Ocean. During the day guests are pampered by the carefully picked staff and presented with nibbles to accompany the passing hours; seasonal fruit skewers, spiced tea or coffee in the afternoon, home made savory or sweet treats according to the inspiration of the chef. Special efforts were made in choosing and making of the decorative details found across the house. All the doors were made with coconut wood, found in plentiful supply on the island; the wood was carved by a skilled carpenter in Stone Town with traditional Zanzibar motives, the floors are made of Galana, a local stone, the material used for the walls and structure is called Choka, the island's version of cement. A full menu of massages and treatments available all day along and tailor made solutions, such as custom made excursions, insiders tips to fully and responsably experience the magic of the island make of Zanzibar House an oasis of peace and tranquility, the perfect destination where to get rid of the stress of everyday's life and regenerate the senses with attentive to detail service never losing the essence and the warmth of African hospitality to make you feel truly welcomed at home. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Outdoor pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$107 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Zanzibar House Matemwe, Zanzibar Island
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Matemwe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$107 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Zanzibar House Matemwe, Zanzibar Island
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Matemwe
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Traveller (312)
Pool & Beach (97)
Room & Suite (78)
Dining (25)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Amenities (5)
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NickyB1236
June 10, 2018|
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Response from ZanzibarHouse |
Good afternoon, all our rooms have a double bed (king size) and we can add a single bed, all of them have a mosquito net. We hope to see you in our hotel. thanks Massimiliano
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August 9, 2016|
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Response from Adel S | Reviewed this property |
The hotel itself can also organise it for you, it costs 90 $ for return transfer.
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Meraj K
December 29, 2015|
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Response from JosieMvandenhoek | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as far as I know beaches are never private in Tanzania. The same applies to the beach along Zanzibar House. However, it has beautiful soft sand and is very wide with low tide so there's plenty of space to walk, play or... More
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"Both sea view and forrest view is fantastic..."
matsl158
2 days ago
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"Rooms over the palm tree Forrest are to be tried, one can see even monkish and other local animals."
K8789NQcristianb
Aug. 10, 2018
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"Rooms at the back have balconies with sea views"
261martinb261
Mar. 3, 2018
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"Rooms 2-4 have a direct ocean view"
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Jul. 28, 2017
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