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Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort

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Pilsach, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Totally welcoming, dedicated, lovely and helpful crew - wonderful lodges with all you need. Incredible view because of it's awesome location. White Beach, clear water. WOW! Great food....just had an absolutely perfect time there!

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Maria, We can't thank you enough for such a wonderful review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! Our staff are such an asset and I'll be thrilled to share your generous praise with all of them. We're also happy to know that you enjoyed the rooms, beach, food and views! It really is such a beautiful location. Thank you again...

Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything worked well and staff is really friendly, nothing to complain. Also pools and beach in great. Food is great and lot of different kind of dishes, every dinner they have different kind of food with changing theme.

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jack, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your terrific and perfectly brief review on Trip Advisor! We're delighted to hear that everything about your stay met or exceeded your expectations and we will be sure to let the team know that you enjoyed the service and our changing dinner plans. We're so glad that you...

Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed at this resort with a friend after we had completed a 9-day safari on the mainland. Upon passing through the front security gate, into the courtyard, I was in awe of the vision before me of this resort. We were immediately greeted by the front desk/reception staff and given hot towels to freshen up and and a...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Skip, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your fantastic review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! It was a pleasure to meet you and your friend while you were here, it's not often I have the chance to speak with fellow Canadians in this little corner of the world! I was delighted to hear that you...

Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was perfect, drinks within all inclusive program good, food super (big choice - sea fruits, italian cusine,local cusine, fishes, fruit) staff polite, beach beautiful. I hope that we will come back again.

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Janin, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your wonderful review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. We're not sure which part we liked more, hearing that everything was perfect or that you hope to return. We still feel that the effort our guests make to come back to us from so many places, so far away,...

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been there before in October and I came back for my honeymoon in December. It was really fun to come back and to see these amazing staff again. We were like a family. its so amazing to see how things changed in just two months - the hotel was clean and tidy as always but they improve many...

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Dear Sapir, Thank you so much for a wonderful review of your second stay at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! It was great to see you again and to meet your new husband! I must say that I was delighted he enjoyed it as much as you did. It can be tricky to tell someone "you're going to love it" and...

Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We are group of seven, coming from Bulgaria guests of Royal Zanzibar Beach resort. We had a pleasant stay for eleven wonderful days. The hotel includes nice two to four flor buildings surrounded by beautiful garden with a lot of swimming pools and water mirrors. The Beach has white powder sand, no big difference between low and high tide, the...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your wonderful review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort and for your very kind comparison to other wonderful travel destinations! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much and will be certain to share your remarks regarding so many individual staff with each of them. We...

Rehovot, Israel
Reviewed 19 January 2017

we visited Royal Zanzibar on the 11th Jan 2017 for a week. i had the best time , the place is perfect for clearing your head from all day to day problems . the bech is excellent it is indeed breathtaking with turquoise and 2 tone. If you go on to the beach expect to be harassed to do water...

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Dear Shiri, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your terrific review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort. What a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We like being a place where you can clear your head and relax and are delighted you were able to do just that. We also love the pools, I think...

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Royal Zanzibar resort on the 7th January 2017 for 2 weeks and here is our review which I've tried to break in to sections: FOOD & DRINK Huge selection of food each day from 2 restaurants & popcorn is distributed at the beach bar - ice cream also available at the beach at a cost of $2. The...

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GM-RZBR, General Manager at Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Andrew, Thank you so much for your wonderfully detailed review, generous praise of our staff and kind recommendation! We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay so much. Our new rooms do have a most spectacular view and we are very proud of our kind, helpful team. We will do what we can to sort out "Bob...

Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Me and my parents stayed here from 7th-18th November 2016. Honestly.. It was second time we stayed here. It was very nice to come again ... It was like going back home... We were so excited. The road to the resort is kind of adventurous. But the resort is gorgeous... people who works in garden are doing great job.. and...

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Dear Bibiana, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your wonderful and detailed review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort AND for being a repeat guest!! We're thrilled to hear that you came back and even happier to know that it felt "like coming home". I will be sure to share your very kind remarks with our staff,...

Ladysmith, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Planned an impulse trip to Zanzibar .couldnt get the hotel we wanted so settled for royal Zanzibar ,glad we did.superb staff.very accommodating .chef ali went out of his way to ensure our strict halaal requirements we adhered to .we stayed in A block which has a complete ocean view .took the full board package which was worth every cent.rooms were...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to enter your terrific review of Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort! We're not sure which part we liked more... that you stumbled in by accident and were pleased or that you are looking forward to returning! It's always a pleasure to share our guests kind feedback with our staff, but especially nice when...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A spectacular view of the Indian Ocean from almost anywhere on the resort makes this all-inclusive property a wonderful choice for those guests looking for a peaceful and relaxing vacation. Fantastic swimming pools, a beautiful beach with clear, turquoise waters and amazing sunsets all add to the ambiance! The rooms are large, approximately 80 square metres for Superior Rooms and 100 square metres for Suites. A spacious bathroom with a large bathtub, separate shower and double sinks provide luxurious comfort. All rooms include a quiet split-unit air conditioner, TV, fridge, coffee and tea making facilities, a safe and a terrace from which to enjoy the view. The warm, friendly staff invite you to enjoy meals in the buffet restaurant with a varied selection of local and international dishes or a traditional pizza oven near the beach offers a quick snack while you relax by the pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort

Address: North Coast, Nungwi, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Price Range: $295 - $544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Royal Zanzibar Beach Hotel Nungwi
Seaclub Royal Zanzibar Beach Hotel
Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Family Hotel in Nungwi
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
#6 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
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“the first floor is the quitest”
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“Only 2 cottages (A&K) face the ocean - in all others you will have only partial sea view in any...”
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“Choose suites in the A block to get a direct view of the beach. The other ocean view suits have a garden between the rooms and the beach.”
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