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Pongwe Bay

Pongwe Bay - Villa & Resort, Pongwe, Tanzania
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2017
“Beware low tides!”
15 Oct 2016
“Best View”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Pongwe Bay - Villa & Resort, Pongwe, Tanzania
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Pongwe bay is very good but when there is low tide it is impossible to swim and you have to go to the nearby bay. The beach is not crowded at all, the environment is very peaceful and relaxing

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The best view of our vacation and affordable and good spa.friendly staff excellent for couples get away

Thank Jacques U
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Pros: Gorgeous views and sandy beach. Hotel pool was heavenly and therapeutic with its warmth and water jets. I could have spent all my time in that pool. The restaurant staff were very accommodating of the special meal needs for our two infant children and...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Skilled chef, who mixed very well the local food with Italian style (the pastas were awesome). Fish and sea food top fresh and top quality. Top fruits. Everything was mouth-watering

Thank Mejasoa R
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Snorkelling, hammocks, watching the locals with their seaweed farms and spear fishing kit, sun, Safari beer. Whats not to like.

Thank Fuzzball79
Reviewed 17 November 2012

We had dinner at this restaurant one evening and it was wonderful. They put a table for us down to the beach between the palmtrees and served a really delicious meal. We reserved in advance and they asked what we would like to eat so...More

Thank Grommitt_de
Reviewed 7 September 2012

We stayed next door in Santa maria coral park, and while the food there was great, it was good to have this as an alternative. The food was amazing - $40 for the lobster menu (5 courses with a glass of wine thrown in) was...More

1  Thank catherine_simpson10
Reviewed 8 May 2012

Pongwe Bay Villa is far more than a restaurant. It's also a small hotel (2 rooms) where one can stay in complete luxury. We did just that in early March, enjoying 4-nights of bliss in the amazing place that is Pongwe and having the 2...More

Thank SG71
Reviewed 11 February 2012

My wife and I had a 6 night stay at Pongwe Bay Villa - it was an amazing experience in terms of the location and beach setting, service from Paolo and his staff and the wonderful food that Paolo's chef Habibu prepares for all the...More

1  Thank intrepidtraveler79
Reviewed 24 January 2012

GO there! Simply great. Delicious cocktails. Great Food. Beautiful beaches and pool. Excellent service.

Thank Anthea M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pongwe Bay - Villa & Resort, Pongwe, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Pongwe
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