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    Sultan Sands Island Resort

    Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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    2017-07-30 2017-07-31
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good31%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Wheelchair Access
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 162 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This review started out as a CLEAR 0-1 star rating. I have never experienced such neglegt of a custumor. The situation is 23:00 in the evening we arrive 10 people, 4 small kids. The booking which had been made several months before, and even a...More

    Thank Rasmus H
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

    Good day Rasmus H, Thank you for your honest feedback. I'm certainly glad as the resort manager that I had the pleasure of meeting with you in my office so I could listen to you and then help in everyway possible to make your family...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We where a family of 10 booked to celebrate our parents anniversary on a luxury resort called Sultan sands. After many hours travel we arrived absolutely wasted at 23:00 and no one was expecting our arrival. The watchman said no rooms. The receptionist then showed...More

    Thank Casablancahostel
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Cassablancahostel, As a resort manager I am well aware of your family vacation and also all members of your family party (including Rasmus H same party 4 out of 5 stars) as I had the pleasure of sitting down and spending time with Mr....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Perfect location,beautiful beach,friendly staff,breakfast,lunch and dinner made to perfection more so their fruit selection at breakfast .You get professionalism right from when you get at the reception all the way to the staff at the bar,waiters and waitresses I left my luggage at the airport...More

    Thank Sandra O
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Sandra O, Thank you for your kind words. I will make sure I share you comments with the whole team. On behalf of the team we are all very happy you enjoyed your vacation with us, and we would all love to see...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at Sultan Sands for three nights, on a round trip across the island. We chose Kiwengwa and Sultan Sands mainly for their proximity to Mnemba and the Spice Farms. We booked a normal room but we got a free upgrade to an ocean...More

    Thank angi1975
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Good day angie1975, I would like to thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us here at Sultan Sands Island Resort. We take all guest feedback seriously with a view to improving our resort and guest experience every way we can. I...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    We went to Zanzibar on a honeymoon (postponed for a year). The Sultan Sands Island resort proved to be a wonderful choice. The hotel offers very nice rooms (the cleanliness was truly European class), very good food (standard breakfast, but Zanzibar, Asian, Italian, Caribbean, American...More

    Thank warszawa2016
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 13 May 2017

    Hello warszawa2016, Thank you for your response based on your time here at Sultan Sands. I was very happy to read that you finally managed to take your honeymoon after some time and spend it here in Zanzibar at Sultan Sands. I'm happy we were...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$169 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #7 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kiwengwa
    • Also Known As
    • Sultan Sands Island Hotel Kiwengwa ,
    • Sultan Sands Island Resort Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
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    Traveller (954)
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    Tereza K
    5 July 2017|
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    Response from Mark N | Property representative |
    Good day Tereza K, thank you for your question. I can put your mind at ease. Bottled water is refreshed daily in your rooms for your consumption. And there is also plenty of bottled water available here at the resort as... More
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    rutiriv1
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from David A | Property representative |
    At Sultansands & Bluebay we have four al -carte restaurant and 2 main restaurant with a 14 day cycle theme menu. we also do organise private beach dinners under the stars on the beach.
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    rutiriv1
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from David A | Property representative |
    At Sultansands & Bluebay we have four al -carte restaurant and 2 main restaurant with a 14 day cycle theme menus. We also do organise private beach dinners under the stars on the beach.
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    "Baobab Village rooms - best quality, fantastic view, (almost) private pool & bar"
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    "The round rooms very close to the beach are the best!"
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    "we had a nice rooms- baharis"
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