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    Dream of Zanzibar

    Kiwengwa, Mahonda, Tanzania
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    30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    Savings alert: 26% below average rate

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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “blue vanilla” (34 reviews)
    “junior suite” (31 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    30 Jul.31 Jul.
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Indeed it was a dream. Weekend well spent. You guys were so amazing, service quality was on point, first class accommodation, professionalism at it's best, variety of foods, hospitality, weather, swimming pool ++ the drinks. Will always visit over and over again. Home away from...More

    Thank Seguya M
    Reviewed yesterday

    Super friendly staff, spacious rooms, different variety of food and drink choices, excellent entertainment with a feel for the locals, wonderful beach and ocean views. A hotel I would surely recommend to anyone!

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The resort is on the east coast of the island about 1 hour from the airport. The grounds are well looked after. The room was clean and comfortable. The staff are extremely friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them. Chef Sebastian and his...More

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    Thank Kevin M
    Response from Sudeep_Billava, Front Office Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded yesterday

    Dear Kevin, Thank you for staying at Dream and sharing with us your feedback. It warms our heart to know you had a memorable stay with us and thank you for acknowledging our efforts in ensuring your stay was nothing short of outstanding. Your compliments...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Everyone is ready to assist in your every need You get the feeling of this being an extremely luxurious resort, from the moment you walk into reception! The rooms are so beautifully made up with flowers from their own gardens Special meals prepared on the...More

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    Thank Leander C
    Response from Sudeep_Billava, Front Office Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Leander, Thank you for staying at Dream during your visit in Zanzibar. It is with great pleasure to know that you had a relaxing stay with us. Thank you for your flattering comments about the food, room, room service, and our colleagues’ hospitality and...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    There are many different opinions about this hotel. We were therefore somewhat unsure what to expect... unfortunately, we were negatively surprised. But first the positives: we had a junior suite with jaccuzzi, which was quite large, with an extremely comfortable bed. The separate bathroom is...More

    2  Thank petervanwynsberge
    Response from Michael F, Manager at Dream of ZanzibarResponded yesterday

    Dear Peter, Thank you for taking the time to share your details, pertaining your recent stay at the resort. we was very concerned and saddened to read your feedback, where you alluded to a few drawbacks in service that you have experienced, whilst with us....More

    Melia Zanzibar
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 241 - USD 487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 157
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Mahonda
    • Also Known As
    • Diamonds Dream Of Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa ,
    • Dream Of Zanzibar Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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    Traveller (2178)
    Pool & Beach (725)
    Room & Suite (523)
    Dining (226)
    Hotel & Grounds (1221)
    Bathroom (51)
    Family and Play Areas (12)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    goonergeezer
    14 July 2017|
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    Response from Beanerd | Reviewed this property |
    No need for yellow fever vaccination unless entering from certain countries with the disease.
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    10 May 2017|
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    Response from nadeemkola | Reviewed this property |
    there are steps going down into the restaurant and pool area which can be a challenge with a stroller. There is a long way round down a ramp but it is longer. Perhaps ask the hotel is they can give you a room closer to the... More
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    Response from Sudeep_Billava | Property representative |
    Dear Guest's Greetings from Dream of Zanzibar. Thank you for the message , yes we are a family friendly resort. We do have a Kids club and several facilities including a seperate childrens pool. We can also arrange for... More
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    Room Tips
    "Junior Suite with Jaccuzi ... nice to relax in the evening"
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    "The steps to the rooms are difficult for the elderly."
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    "Its very quiet and idyllic."
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    "Rooms are large and can take easily an extra bed if you need."
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