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ISRAEL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel builds of separate wide bungalows include large bed room, nice bath room and marvelous balcony with beautiful sea view. You can seat on the balcony with a cup of coffee' looking at sun rise. There are several nice dining rooms. The food is moderate and service is slow. There are water problems in the site. you can find...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plus: 1. The rooms are huge, each of it has a porch, the air condition works well. 2. There are 4 restaurants, in addition to the main one, and the food is diverse. the would not charge you for changing restaurants (except the sea food) , but you have to tell them you want to switch. 3. There is a...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent some fantastic days in this resort which is part of the paradise of Zanzibar. My room was cosy and elegantly furnished though respecting the local style. The staff was skilled and always willing to be helpful and kind. The food was varied, of high quality and it could meet all tastes, even the most selective. The resort organises...

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Almese, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't do anything but recommend this hotel: nice rooms, kind staff, high quality food... it also has its own beach. And if you don't like the ocean there are many pools, one even with an internal bar. But the resort offers much more: there is a tennis field, a disco, a gym, a spa... A beautiful hotel, perfect for...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a majestic journey! Unforgettable experience, 6 days of paradise. I've been there from 10th to 16th March. The rooms are very big, neat, comfortable and they also offer a minibar. The food is so tasty and enjoyable, everyday fresh fruits and vegetables are available. Inside the structure there are a volley field and two tennis fields, a gym, a...

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Bruino, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there for a school trip in March, the resort was awesome and also the organisation was perfect. The restoration was varies because there are different type of restaurants, from a restaurant based on only fish to arrive to a international restaurant. Also the resort presents 3 swimming pools and all the pools have the bar inside of...

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Thank LorenzoReitano
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very relaxing stay. Clean and tidy to Zanzibar standards. Food good variety of restaurants to choose from service good. Pools beautiful. Friendly and very helpful staff. Loved the more quite setting not to much noise. Thanks for a memorable visit to your island.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unforgettable! The place is totally immersed into the real wild african nature. The sea and beaches are immense. Our rooms were so spacious, confortable and with any kind of services. The staff is nice, kind and available Excellent intercontinental food. (fish for majority) The restaurants' details are an african terme. The Karafuu Beach Resort and Spa is studied in all...

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Even Yehuda, Israel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived this resort , with a 37 people , a group of IPA international police retired . The place looks nice , green, 3 swimming pools , and a large gim! Rooms large but basic! Very dark , the beach is near by ! Food average , we had to wait on lines to get the main dish! I...

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jerusalem
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We just returned from a week at Karafuu Beach Resort. Everything about the outside of the resort was just beautiful. The room was clean, although I did hear other other guests saying otherwise. We had electrical outages a couple of time during the week we were there and on two occasions we had no water. Apparently the excuse was this...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On a deserted white sandy beach, at 65 km from Stone Town, lies Karafuu Beach Resort and Spa, an international five-star hotel, winner of the World Travel Awards as Tanzania Leading Resort and Africa Leading Beach Resort 2011 .It is one of the most luxurious hotels on the east coast of Zanzibar, where, even during low tide, it’s possible to enjoy a comfortable swim in the ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karafuu Beach Resort and Spa

Address: PO Box 71, Pingwe, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Pingwe
Price Range: $196 - $634 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Karafuu Beach Resort and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 94
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Also Known As:
Karafuu Beach Hotel Pingwe
Karafuu Hotel Beach
Karafuu Resort Beach
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“facing the ocean”
rochelleboston, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We recommend beach front huts”
J-Dissing, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“make sure it is in the front line by the beach”
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maddyy, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A bungalow on the cliff overlooking the ocean is the best choice.”
748inbaln, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a sea front room in order e to sit on the veranda which is shady day and you get to see the beautiful sunrise from your bed.”
dgershon, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
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