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Dolphin Bay Resort Zanzibar

P. O. Box 2622, Kizimkazi, Tanzania
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room
  • 1 room
    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
      • 0 children
        Traveller (36)
        Room & Suite (12)
        Pool & Beach (7)
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        Overview
        • Excellent20%
        • Very good41%
        • Average10%
        • Poor17%
        • Terrible10%
        22 Mar 2016
        “Ghost hotel!”
        23 Dec 2013
        “Time to change”
        Wifi
        Free Parking
        Air Conditioning
        Beachfront
        Pool
        Restaurant
        Suites
        Bar/Lounge
        Kitchenette
        Concierge
        Spa
        Laundry Service
        Babysitting
        3.0 Star Hotel
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        The Residence Zanzibar
        892 reviews
        #1 of 5 hotels in Kizimkazi
         
        Dolphin Safari Lodge
        33 reviews
        #2 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Kizimkazi
         
        Melia Zanzibar
        1,495 reviews
        #1 of 11 hotels in Kiwengwa
         
        Coral Rock Zanzibar
        552 reviews
        #5 of 13 hotels in Jambiani
         
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        Reviews (39)
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        1 - 5 of 39 reviews

        Reviewed 22 March 2016

        Great place for a trip for people, who like discovering abandoned places. It had to be a very expensive hotel in the past. There are few guards (Maasai) by the gate, but no worry, they are very friendly. Next to this place is other ghost...More

        1  Thank Agnieszka B
        Reviewed 24 December 2013

        Was there at July 2013. Resort was closed though I was let inside to take a brief look. Nobody anywhere except several guards: the place is closed but the owners are taking the base actions to keep it in semi-conserved condition. As far as I...More

        1  Thank Alex-124
        Reviewed 11 December 2013

        Visited Dolphin Bay Resort in December 2011 - January 2012 along with 2 other friends. This property is at the extreme South corner of the main island, a good 2.0 hour drive from the airport. First look of the resort was imprssive. Huge entrance gate,...More

        3  Thank Sarin N
        Reviewed 22 March 2012

        The first impression of this lodge was fairly good, nice view, huge chalets/houses, private pools... The feeling however deteriorated fairly quickly. There isn't much to do, can't swim in the ocean due to the reef, not much of a beach to walk on, electrical and...More

        3  Thank LillyS99
        Reviewed 8 February 2012

        We spent 8 days there from 28 Dec 2011 to 4 Jan 2012. It has the potential to be a good resort but is lacking in many areas. The buildings are in dire need of maintenance. Our baths and basins did not have plugs. The...More

        1  Thank Karl E
        The Residence Zanzibar
        892 reviews
        #1 of 5 hotels in Kizimkazi
         
        Dolphin Safari Lodge
        33 reviews
        #2 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Kizimkazi
         
        Melia Zanzibar
        1,495 reviews
        #1 of 11 hotels in Kiwengwa
         
        Coral Rock Zanzibar
        552 reviews
        #5 of 13 hotels in Jambiani
         
        About
        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Restaurant
        • Pool
        • Beachfront
        • Free Parking
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Spa
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Laundry Service
        • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
        • Concierge
        • Babysitting
        • Room amenities
        • Air Conditioning
        • Things to do
        • Restaurant
        • Pool
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Spa
        Details
        • Price range
        • USD 200 - USD 500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Hotel class
        • Room types
        • Suites ,
        • Kitchenette ,
        • Family Rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 30
        • Location
        • Tanzania >
        • Zanzibar Archipelago >
        • Zanzibar Island >
        • Kizimkazi
        • Also Known As
        • Zanzibar Dolphin View Paradise Hotel Kizimkazi ,
        • Dolphin Bay Resort Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Kizimkazi
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        Room Tips
        "Choose the rooms that are ocean facing towards the jetty. A view to kill for! Ask for upgrades."
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        "All villas are large and have at least two bed rooms on the ground floor. Large living area is located both..."
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        "Stay at a different hotel. Negotiate your own prices with different nearby hotels on the trips as you can..."
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        "3 bedroom prime pool villas are spacious and private - the ones near the beach are best, rather than towards..."
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