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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 November 2012

This hotel consists of 2 room bungalows located on Jambiani Beach. The staff was quite courteous to any questions or concerns.The hotel grounds have a great pool area ,a restaurant that serves three meals a day with beverages served same vicinity.The huts on the beach have books you can read with hammocks as well. The rooms were clean with shower...

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Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Reviewed 26 October 2012

We visited mbuyuni in june for 4 days as part of our honeymoon. The accomodation is clean and offers good value for money being right on the beach. The staff are friendly and the food is also good value. There is a different menu everyday for lunch and dinner,very nice calamari and octopus..we also liked the swings to relax on...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 October 2012

We stayed here for a few days and even that we knew that this wasn't a 3 star accomodation we expected a litte bit more. At first our room wasn't properly cleaned. When we arrived the stuff from the former guests like water and wrapping papers where still on the floor and after 15 minutes it was possible for us...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 25 September 2012

We enjoyed a family stay here in early September, 2012 and loved it. The rooms were clean and appealing, the food was great, nice salt-water pool, gorgeous sunrises and the staff was friendly and eager to help. We rented bicycles for a trip in to Jambiani and that was and adventure in itself. We enjoyed playing in the surf but...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2012

This is a long overdue review, as we spent several days there back in October 2011... We really loved this place and would definitely recommend it to others. We ended up staying there having seen some of the other establishments in the area. From what we saw, Mbuyuni seemed to offer the best value for money so we went for...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2012

We stayed here for four nights. This place is about half way between Paje and Jambiani beaches which makes it an ideal budget option if you enjoy long strolls along the beach as the white sand and turquoise sea are much more impressive once you get to these locations. The rooms are basic but cleaned everyday if you hand the...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 12 August 2012

We stayed here in November 2011. We found it to be clean and exceptional value for the money. We got a bungalow for the three of us for a cost USD $20 per person per night including a more than reasonable breakfast. the place is located right on a natural white sand beach and also has a small, well kept...

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amour100, Manager at Mbuyuni Beach Village, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the feedbacks, We do appreciate to have taken your time to let people know the experience of your stay at Mbuyuni Beach Village!

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 11 August 2012

We stayed here for two nights, there had been a mix up in our booking (our mistake to be fair), we ended up with a double instead of a twin room. The management assured us they would sort out a solution.. all day we asked for towels and another mattress, eventually at 7..30 pm we were advised there were no...

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amour100, Owner at Mbuyuni Beach Village, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the feedbacks! We honestly kind expected to get this negative review , Firstly the guests booked a double room that we provided to them as requested by agent, but once the guests got at our place ,they changed their mind and asked for a twin room, that we did not have in the first place and...

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 29 July 2012

This place is perfect to relax! Long walks on the beach, hammocks.... just chill out. It doenst really matter if you cant go swimming all day because the pool is really nice! The food is so good and cheep. Nice breakfast and fresh fish for dinner! The staff is so friendly and the rooms are really clean!!!! I can only...

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London
Reviewed 26 May 2012

Great value for money with the accomodation being right on the beach and having a swimming pool. Rooms were chalet style with bathrooms, and were clean an comfy. We had a problem with electric in ours and they fixed it the same day. Pool is on the small side but could when you need to cool off. Restaurant was fine,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mbuyuni Beach Village is located on the east coast of Zanzibar, right at the beginning of Jambiani village, 4 minutes drive after passing Paje village. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mbuyuni Beach Village

Address: Jambiani Village, East Coast of Zanzibar | at the beginning of Jambiani Village, Jambiani, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Price Range: $60 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mbuyuni Beach Village 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Mbuyuni Beach Village Hotel Jambiani
Mbuyuni Beach Village Zanzibar Island/Jambiani
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
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