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    Dongwe Ocean View

    Michamvi Pingwe | P.O.Box 4242, Dongwe, Tanzania
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    2018-01-28 2018-01-29
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good29%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    I travel a lot, Dongwe Ocean View I mention as best. I had enough time to relax, no disturbances out of waiters comes and ask you if you need something. Don't invite beach boys close to the hotel, they don't work for hotel and hotel...More

    Thank Olaf J
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Among of the best holiday we had is at Dongwe Ocean View. We all enjoyed our stay, the hotel is located just in front of the beach means really sea view facing. During our stay we enjoyed more local dishes, I will miss Beef Massala...More

    Thank Jack M
    Response from Kichanga, Manager at Dongwe Ocean ViewResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Jack Thanks a lot for sharing feedback after your holiday at Dongwe Ocean View, we all appreciate having your short time staying with us ,It was our pleasure to serve you and we believe to see you again, Stay Blessed Always Regards Samson

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Horrible experience! My wife and I where very much looking forward to our Honeymoon holiday in Zanzibar but from the second we where greeted @ Dongwe Ocean View we regretted our decision. We where welcomed with a safety briefing which sounded as thou we had...More

    1  Thank Calum M
    Response from Kichanga, Manager at Dongwe Ocean ViewResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Calum I am sorry for you as i believe you were expecting Five * service in a small hotel which is not valued to your expectation The hotel is busy 100% occupied and all my clients are happy and satisfied with our service, We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I spent just a couple of nights in this 4 stars hotel and, overall, had a wonderful stay in this lovely beachfront resort. The breakfast was included and sufficed our needs. We shall return someday.

    Thank RichardDST
    Response from Kichanga, Manager at Dongwe Ocean ViewResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Richard Happy New year 2018, We thank you a lot for sharing your feedback after having short period with us, it was our pleasure to save you. We all believe to see you again regards Samson

    Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

    Is nice place, wherever i write i will not finish all feelings, I recommended to my two friends already, with the pictures they are satisfied, We enjoyed our seven night with my friend, all staff were ok and helpful, the meals are ok enough for...More

    Thank Ilse H
    Response from Kichanga, Manager at Dongwe Ocean ViewResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi Ilse Thanks a lot for all your compliments, we all appreciate having your short time staying with us together,Thank again for sharing your opinion about your short stay at Dongwe Ocean View. It was our pleasure to serve you and we believe to see...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$164 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Dongwe
    • Also Known As
    • Dongwe Ocean View Hotel Zanzibar
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    27 October 2015|
    Response from tinkliwinks | Reviewed this property |
    there is one big tree in front of the pool and pergola around pool that if you follow the shade provides shade. wine is 5.00 usd and a mohito i think is $8.00
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    "If you looking for a 4 star room, you at the wrong hotel."
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    "all the rooms are large and all has the perfect ocen view"
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    "Almost all the room has the front view of the Ocean."
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    "Best views from higher rooms. Ground floor rooms are closer to pools so may be best for families."
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