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    Pongwe Beach Hotel

    PO Box 297, Pongwe, Tanzania
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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 231*
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          USD 231*
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          Overview
          • Excellent79%
          • Very good15%
          • Average4%
          • Poor1%
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          “bush babies” (43 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 852 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Pongwe Beach Hotel's motto is Hakuna matata - don't bother yourself. And they truly mean it. The rooms here are breathtaking as you open you door and look out onto the Indian Ocean. Every day around 4:00pm is fresh fruit hour where a staff member...More

          Thank Jenna S
          Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 2 days ago

          Jenna S we are so pleased your enjoyed our meals and all the wonderful fresh produce that we are so lucky to have here in Zanzibar!! Our Kitchen Team puts a great deal of effort into trying to ensure that everyone goes to bed happy...More

          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

          Paradisiacal . Relating to , or resembling Paradise . This is Pongwe ... A five star hotel has been built next door with 3 pools . If you want five star luxury please go there and pay the five star price . You don't actually...More

          Thank Jilly60
          Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 1 February 2017

          Thank you SO much for the AMAZING review and feedback, we are very happy you had a good time, we really enjoy having you here with us at Pongwe Beach Hotel, its always a pleasure. We look forward to seeing you soon! Yours truly Pongwe...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          To begin with , the beach-one of the best ones of Zanzibar. And you view this beautiful beach right from your bed. Managed as beautifully as beautiful the place is. Special mention of Heidi here. Would also like to add the name of Mohmad from...More

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          Thank drbharti_swift
          Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you very much for your kind words. We all try our utmost to give our guests a memorable and relaxing experience and it is very rewarding when we see happy faces; we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us!! We very...More

          Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

          This is one of my favourite hotels I have ever been to and it is an absolute bargain given the price in my opinion. 5* option at a 3* price. I stayed for 5 days with my friend after climbing Kilimanjaro in a villa with...More

          2  Thank Sam S
          Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 7 May 2017

          Dear Sam, Thank you for the amazing review. I am glad we made your stay extra special and we are looking forward to hosting you again very soon. Lots of love.... The Pongwe family

          Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

          This hotel does everything right. We stayed in 4 hotels in Zanzibar, and this was by far and away the best. The location is fantastic. Swimming in the sea in Zanzibar often isn't easy, but when the tide is in at this place you have...More

          Thank Tomauk
          Response from PONGWE, Manager at Pongwe Beach HotelResponded 26 April 2017

          Your comments have made our day!! Thank you very much for your kind words (Moody's grin is wider than usual today!) and we are so pleased that you had such a great time with us! We do consider our guests to be part of our...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Internet
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Concierge
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 168 - USD 230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 20
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          • Tanzania >
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          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Pongwe
          • Also Known As
          • Pongwe Beach Hotel Zanzibar Island
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          Traveller (907)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          shimmyshimmy23
          has anyone that visited went to the rock restaurant? I see its about an hour drive. is it worth the drive? or even the food?
          5 May 2017|
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          Response from PONGWE | Property representative |
          Yes, the rock restaurant is 1 hour drive and the food and view there is totally worth it.
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          amfdolcevita
          What type of electrical plugs/sockets are fitted? Round or square 3 pin? For electronic devices. Thanks. X
          3 January 2017|
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          Response from PONGWE | Property representative |
          Hi there - we have 3 pin square UK plug sockets in all our rooms.
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          Ellen P
          Hi, please can someone let me know if cards are accepted here for payments at the end of stay for food and drinks etc or is only cash accepted? Thanks.
          10 October 2016|
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          Response from PONGWE | Property representative |
          Hi Ellen, Payment at the hotel for extras such as hotel transfers, meals and drinks: We accept USD cash (notes earlier than 2006 are NOT accepted in Tanzania / Zanzibar), Tanzanian shillings, GB Pounds and Euro. We do... More
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          Room Tips
          "Def go for a beach front room. The new(ish) suites are a bit quieter and you get you own pool"
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          "Book a room with beachview."
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          "All rooms have a sea view"
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          "It appeared that all rooms face the ocean."
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