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    Essque Zalu Zanzibar

    Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
    011 255 772 278 969
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good16%
    • Average4%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 6 January 2016

    I'll caveat that Zanzibar and this resort are likely like visiting Mexico during it's early tourism industry - not bad by any means, but everyone is definitely still learning the ropes. Service was great but not what you'd expect from a 5-start experience you can...More

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    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 30 January 2016

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback pertaining your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. I was glad to hear that you have enjoyed our food offering throughout the resort's restaurants. I will be...More

    Reviewed 6 January 2016

    Top quality, service, staff, facilities (pools, piers, rooms, excellent resto menu/food & very decent prices), and upkeep. Compared to other upscale options on the island, this is one of the best price/quality deals.More

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    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 30 January 2016

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for sharing your feedback following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu. I I was delighted to learn that you have enjoyed your experience at the Resort and I will be sure to share your kind comments with...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2015

    The Good: Beautifully constructed and well-maintained hotel. Everything is spotless; the grounds are extremely well-kept. When the tide comes in, the view is absolutely breathtaking (not as lovely when the tide is down but not much one can do about that). My group was fortunate...More

    Thank thoran13
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 26 December 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us, your feedback, following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. I was gad to read that you appreciated our design, architecture and overall state of the resort. We take...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2015

    Exceptional high level standard of: clean amenities, luxury comfort, friendly staff, experienced management! Envirnomentally conscious business proprietor and management! Complete indulgence and luxury to be in. High speed wifi, large pool, conducive for singles, couples or family. PERFECT beach front and jetty.More

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    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 26 December 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us, your feedback, following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. It is very pleasing to read that you enjoyed the service offered by our team members. Personalised service is...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2015

    Stayed here for 6 nights with my husband after a safari... Was a great rest. The room gorgeous, the people were great and the food delicious! Phenomenal architecture of main building. The only drawback was the beach. Could not swim due to sea urchins. But...More

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    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 26 December 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us, your feedback, following your most recent stay with us here at Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. It is very pleasing to read that you enjoyed our service and food offering. Personalised service and a culinary...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$375 - US$805 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
    • #2 Family Hotel in Nungwi
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Nungwi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Nungwi
    • Also Known As
    • Essque Zalu Zanzibar Hotel Nungwi ,
    • Essque Zalu Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
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    Stefan R
    6 November 2016|
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    Response from haffyfeet | Reviewed this property |
    No not from here... go towards The east of Zanzibar for some excellent deals on scuba and the snorkelling.
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    13 September 2016|
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    Response from Shahid A | Reviewed this property |
    you could take a taxi to the main nungwi beach thats like 5 mins away for 10 usd maximum. yes safari is a good option as well however please check on the season as if its the rainy season then safari would not be a good... More
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    7 September 2016|
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    Response from Silviaoxx | Reviewed this property |
    No, it is not. We paid for it separately. It is not too expensive.
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