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    Zanzibar Retreat Hotel

    Matemwe Beach, Matemwe, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good15%
    • Average1%
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    “lovely pool” (10 reviews)
    “stone town” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stayed with Jan for two weeks and it was great. The food is top class, the rooms are clean and your laundry is done free of charge and I didn't need to lock my doors one in two weeks. Solome and Jan are true host,...More

    Thank Bart7302
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    we visited this resort in october 2017. We felt really welcome and it is a beautifull place to stay. The staff is very friendly and helpfull. And the food was fantastic. We did not go to other reastaurants a lot because we loved the food...More

    Thank Karen d
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Thank You ALL at ZRH for a three day stay.Thank You for welcoming us like family as we stayed also last october!The relaxing atmosphere is a delight,and the ocean welcomes You always with its WARM water.The whole place and its charming design gives You a...More

    Thank Karatasi
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We have come back to Zanzibar Retreat many times since our first visit seven years ago. The location is unbeatable, right on the beautiful white sand, and the hotel is small, quiet and friendly. The rooms have traditional Zanzibari furniture, recently refurbished bathrooms, and a...More

    Thank TThomson
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Excellent and nice service. Excellent food and humble price level of drinks, wine and beer. Pool and approx 100 m to the beach. Possibility to use bicycles and explore the long beach. Close to snorkling, diving and We were lucky to swim with dolphins.

    Thank larsn801
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 109 - USD 766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Matemwe
    • Also Known As
    • Zanzibar Retreat Matemwe ,
    • Zanzibar Retreat Hotel Matemwe, Zanzibar Island
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    Dimoda_8
    13 June 2017|
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    Response from GoZanzibar | Property representative |
    Hi. Good question. The standard rooms are downstairs, all in the main building, and there is no sea view from the rooms. BUT, when you step out on the wooden porch surround the whole hotel, you have some kind of view of the... More
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    swarnsma
    11 May 2017|
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    Response from Lee M |
    Hi, It's about an hour from Stone Town or the airport to the hotel. Taxis are available.
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    carolyneawino99
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from GoZanzibar | Property representative |
    Hi. Send me an email and I have easier task to answer your questions. Google the hotel online and you will find the email you can use. Thanks Jan
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    "Standard rooms are the only ones on the ground floor -- handier for beach and pool."
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    "Very quiet."
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    "The 2 rooms upstairs have private balconies overlooking the Indian Ocean."
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    "The whole place is great. But room 10 is the best. :)"
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