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Flame Tree Cottages

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

As we prefer to avoid the big chains with possibly more luxury and consequently bigger guests population, Flame Tree has been an excellent choice. Very personal welcome by the 'supervisor' with fresh drinks. The owner and his wife occassionally pop in for the question whether everything is fine. Hakuna Matata. Very, very helpfull team of local staff. Allways willing to...

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is a nice hotel right on the beach of Nungwi. Pros: The food. We catched a king fish which we gave to the friendly staff who prepared it for us free of charge. We had two different curry's and they were very delicious. Furthermore, we didn't have to pay for that nor the drinks. Breakfast is served outside the...

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1Thank Thomas S
Gampaha, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 12 July 2016

In an evening myself and two of my friends visited to relax. we had beers and the service and the welcome from the staff were really impressed. Actually it was just few minutes walking distance from my hotel.

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Choma, Zambia
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Delicious food... We had a lunch and a dinner here. Though the wait was long our meals arrived nice and hot. Portions could have been more generous in relation to the pricy menu. Everything was fresh and tasty, and the view unmistakably Zanzibar. The ambiance for dinner is very romantic and dreamy, with a vibe that is entirely unique in...

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Turku, Finland
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The Flame Tree Cottages is a very calm hotel on the Northern tip of the island. The best part of the hotel is probably the beautiful garden of the hotel. Most of the hotels on the island don't have a garden, and this is why it felt so relaxing. The garden holds also a nice pool. The restaurant of the...

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Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Very nice hotell, not so big. Close to the beach so nice to look at the sun going down. Nice swimmingpool. The staff was nice and kindley. Good food. The food and drinks you orderd you payd for when you leave. Had to ask for password for wifi every second/third day.

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1Thank Grete9020
Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This was a perfect holiday destination for us being in a fantastic location on Nungwi beach, a short walk away from other restaurants and bars. The owner Seif was an excellent host and his staff could not do enough to make our stay an enjoyable experiance. Breakfast on your private terrace every morning (after a energatic yoga session provided by...

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1Thank SurfHippy
Sweden
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We stayed two nights. The rooms were nice and clean, but the AC was very noisy (bring earplugs) and the bed was hard. The hotel area is nice and very quiet, the service was ok but friendly. The breakfast was great and was served on the porch outside your bungalow which was fantastic. You have to walk a 5-10 minutes...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 March 2016

I loved my stay here. The place is very basic, as it looks in pictures, comfortable, great location just right on the beach, with a nice pool, and a lovely bar/restaurant by the beach. I went on my own, and booked it through the yoga retreat, so I had combined yoga lessons for the weekend, which was perfect combination. It...

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Reviewed 27 February 2016

We stayed at Flame Tree Cottage in August 2015. Elizabeth was very responsive to my e-mails and she recommended the Rosemary & Thyme suite for our family. Room: Rosemary and Thyme is one of the larger accommodations that Flame Tree has to offer. It has two inter-connecting bedrooms. The first bedroom is Rosemary with a king size bed and you...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Flame Tree Cottages. A small 16 room beach hotel in a private garden. It is one of the newest developments at the quiet end of the North West Nungwi tourist area, which boasts some of the nicest beaches in Zanzibar. We are beachside & West facing for perfect sunset views & it's a close walk to numerous restaurants and bars of Nungwi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Flame Tree Cottages

Address: Nungwi, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Price Range: €141 - €260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Flame Tree Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Flame Tree Cottages Hotel Nungwi
Flame Tree Cottages Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
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“If you have kids ask for the Rosemary & Thyme suite”
 of 5 bubbles shazqazi, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Closer to the beach means better WiFi - although Wifi works perfectly by beach and by pool (communal areas).”
 of 5 bubbles emccord, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“If on insist on having wifi on holiday, you will find it challenging in Nugwi!”
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 of 5 bubbles dandsja, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are in individual cottages.”
 of 5 bubbles 378annm, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in Langi-Langi - in the centre, well situated”
 of 5 bubbles Rouve123, 25 Sep 2015 | Read review
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