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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

After doing the north Tanzania safari circuit we came to Zanzibar to relax and recharge. We heard good things of Promised Land and the dolphin tour and it was even better than expected. The rooms are bungalow style with thatched roofs, large wooden beds and a serviceable bathroom. Each one has a small veranda and chill area. No aircon in...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 28 June 2016

It's a great place to stay if you just need to few days of doing NOTHING Of course you can do snorkeling, diving and some other things, but you can also just stay around the place and chill on their sun-chairs or hammocks - and they're building a pool for the people who don't like the stones and algae and...

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Modesto, California
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Our party of 4 spent 3 days and nights here in early May during rainy season. We were blessed with perfect day-time weather, as all rain came between sunset and sunrise. Shevy, the owner and our host, was always gracious and did everything in his power to make our stay enjoyable. His kitchen staff of Shadrak and Peter were outstanding....

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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Great place to chill out, walking on the beach when the tide is low, watching sunsets and for taking the trip to see the dolphins. The owner is very helpful, cooperative and informative. He even gave us a ride to Paje !!! Tasty and good food provided at the restaurant. We recommend this place for chilling out and see the...

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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Just sit back, relax and be on holiday. this is nature surrounded by Hammocks,sand and lush greenery. Great getaway.dont expect modern hotels with air con. this is a very spacious Tanzanian hut with a enclosed outdoor shower attached. Barman Malik will pour you a generous drink.did meet owner Shebi and everyone was very friendly. The restraunt provides fresh daily caught...

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

Great place for chill out, walking, snorkeling, swimming, watching the beautiful sunsets, ..., just perfect paradise! Very helpful stuff, simple but tasty breakfast. The owner Shebi is very friendly and has a lot of stories to tell. Sweet Malik, the bartender - will make your stay very pleasure. Lovely place decorated with plenty of shells, hammock and swings. I <3...

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Albany, New York
Reviewed 19 March 2016

(Group of 3 students on gap year)- When we arrived we were a bit nervous about it being far away from town and in a less populated area but that ended up being what made it so great! The lodge owner is super friendly, even played drums for us at a drum circle one night. The room was a triple...

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Milton Keynes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Promised land lodge is amazing. The atmosphere is peaceful. The scenery is like paradise. The staff are very helpful. The food was fresh and great. There is absolutely nothing to complain about. I am so glad I visited and can only say thank you for the great experience and hospitality.

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Bloubergstrand, South Africa
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Great location and great value for money. Our room was clean and the outdoor bathroom is a nice touch. The menu is a bit limited but it changes daily, and the food is good. The staff are very friendly and try to be helpful. We will definitely be back!

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We stayed there three night, and regretted not to stay longer. The bungalows are managed by a very nice owner and you can feel the touch of Africa everywhere. It's very clean, organized, the staff is available and nice. The rooms are quite big, the showers are in bathroom without the ceiling so you can look up at the palm...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Why not sleep and wake up with the dolphins! Promised Land Lodge located in the south coast of Zanzibar in the dolphin village called Kizimkazi. 50 km from Stone Town and 20km to the east coast. Promised Land Lodge is designed with traditional Zanzibari features to create a unique cool and relaxing environment with tropical garden with direct access to the beach and warm water of the Indian Ocean. It is a place where you feel at home as seen in our reviews. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Promised Land Lodge

Address: Kizimkazi-Zanzibar, Kizimkazi, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Kizimkazi
Price Range: $74 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“views. bar. restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles sherrrio, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“As all rooms are different, Shevy will let you choose your own room if not all of them are already occupied. Take advantage of this option.”
 of 5 bubbles DanGalt, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Owner is so friendly ask to see all available rooms then pick one.”
 of 5 bubbles alexiaholden, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We were in bedroom 1 - no idea what the other bedrooms were like but we thought ours was really nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Eddyt23, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Only 3 rooms are right on the beach and of those 2 have direct see view. They are adjustent to each other though so could be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles IoannisGal, 10 Apr 2015 | Read review
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