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Reviewed 8 September 2013

This is the barefoot paradise described by so many other reviewers. We stayed seven nights and loved it. However, it's not for everyone as a recent less complimentary review shows. The key is that fundu is very remote and located in challenging mangrove jungle conditions....More

1  Thank LondonWiggies
Response from ellis f, Creative Director at Fundu LagoonResponded 15 September 2013

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your stay at Fundu Lagoon. You both most definitely grasped the vibe of Fundu that I was aiming to create all those years ago, and that gives me so, so much pleasure. I love your phrase...More

Reviewed 6 September 2013

Thank you Ellis, Hannis, Lilly and Gary for putting together such a wonderful staff and for building this place for the world to gather. Great place to relax, barefoot the entire time enjoying the sands and sea. Great people at the near by village, very...More

Thank Jon D
Response from ellis f, Creative Director at Fundu LagoonResponded 15 September 2013

What a terrific review – thank you SO much for that, it really is appreciated. It was a pleasure to meet you both and I’ll make sure that everyone will see your kind comments, especially Medi. Come and visit us again and kick off your...More

Reviewed 1 September 2013

Beautiful location, friendly staff and great food. We stayed just after the rainy season in June to start our honeymoon and loved every minute. Yes the tide can go out a bit but you only have to walk out to beautiful seas. We snorkelled and...More

1  Thank Warrick_alison
Response from ellis f, Creative Director at Fundu LagoonResponded 16 September 2013

Thank you for your review of Fundu Lagoon on Trip Advisor. I am so glad that you and your husband enjoyed staying with us at the start of your honeymoon recently. You both certainly seemed to have made the most of the amenities that we...More

Reviewed 30 August 2013

The travel agent described Fundu Lagoon as shabby chic. Shabby yes chic not. The shabbiness begins at Pemba airport where we were picked up by an ancient mini van with a broken air conditioner and windows that would not open. We arrived feeling like baked...More

19  Thank Paul S
Response from ellis f, Creative Director at Fundu LagoonResponded 16 September 2013

I was disappointed to read your review of your stay at Fundu Lagoon. We are constantly working hard to upgrade the standard of taxi service that we are able to provide, and I have taken on board your comments about this. With regards to the...More

Reviewed 29 August 2013

We stayed here for the 5 nights at the end of our honeymoon and it couldn't have been more perfect. The setting is truly amazing and the relaxed atmosphere means you settle in very quickly and start enjoying yourself. The staff are all wonderful, Hannes...More

Thank nicholson83
Response from ellis f, Creative Director at Fundu LagoonResponded 16 September 2013

Thank you for your wonderful review of Fundu Lagoon. I am so pleased to hear that you both enjoyed your stay with us for the last 5 nights of your honeymoon. Your comments will be passed on to all of our staff who will be...More

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StockMeg22
13 February 2018|
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Response from ellis f | Property representative |
Thank you so much for your enquiry. Currently only 3 of our accommodation suites have air conditioning units, but we provide overhead fans in all the other bungalows. I do hope that we will be able to welcome you both to... More
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stushy2016
25 July 2017|
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Response from ellis f | Property representative |
Hello, first of all my apologies for not getting back to you before now, and thank you for you enquiry. Fundu is very much a tidal area, so there is not really any great snorkelling directly off the beach, except from... More
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Skifan68
30 August 2016|
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Response from ellis f | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for your enquiry. During the evenings at Fundu people do tend to dress up a bit more - but we're not talking full length evening gowns and stilettos here! Our guests are more inclined to wear trousers... More
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"Room 17 is the best"
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"We stayed in room 11 (beach suite) and it was absolutely gorgeous."
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"Try and splurge on a super suite, they are wonderful"
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"Beach rooms have access to individual sun beds on the beach."
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