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66 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I travel a lot for business; and I am quite accustomed to the fake "have a nice day" and "how may i help" greetings you get. Well imagine my pleasant surprise when I arrived at Azanzi Beach Hotel and I was greeted with the most humble, honest and incredibly personal customer service. The staff at this hotel really took a... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Steve Thank you ever so much for this beautifully written review. The biggest compliment we can receive is that we made you feel part of our family. We look forward to hosting you here again at Azanzi. See you soon Sunny Regards Cara More 

Gauteng, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I celebrated my 50th birthday at Azanzi and was spoilt rotten.The staff went out of their way to make us feel special and wellcome.I loved the room and sent many hours just lounging around and relaxing.The food was excellent.The location is gorgeous.The hotel itself is very beautiful.Cara and Andea were awesome.I look forward to going back.

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Carol Thanks so much for the lovely review. We are so pleased you chose Azanzi to celebrate your 50th. Look forward to seeing you again for the next big celebration. Sunny Greetings Cara Culligan More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I honeymooned at Azanzi for a week and I couldn't wait to tell everyone about the amazing experience we had. The hotel and its staff are so warm and friendly by the second day they all already know your name and you couldn't feel more at home. Cara and Andrea are so accommodating and welcoming helping with... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sarah Thank you so much for the lovely review. It was our absolute pleasure to host you both here for your honeymoon. Our aim is always to make our guests feel like part of our family. So pleased you felt this. Look forward now to meeting the rest of the family. See you soon Warm Greetings Cara Culligan More 

Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed for 15 days at this wonderful hotel. Where shall I start? Reception by Cara was most welcoming and a cool cocktail awaited us. We had booked a superior room and were allocated room 125, which was extremely specious, had a huge balcony and was in a quiet location. Staff is exceptionally friendly and helpful. Breakfast is plentiful and... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mirjam Thank you ever so much for taking the time out to write this lovely review. What an absolute pleasure it was to host you here at Azanzi and thank you for all our delicious cheeses. So amazing to hear you felt so incredibly at home here and that the staff were so friendly. It really makes us so... More 

Buzau, Romania
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

A really nice place,with friendly staff,many amenities,big rooms,and an excepțional view!!! I will return to Azanzi!!! We Take dinner on the beach ,with barbecue,whas amazing!!! There is a diving centre and a swimmingpool! Zanzibar whas amazing!!!

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear George Thank you so much for a wonderful review and so pleased that you loved Zanzibar and Azanzi. We are very proud of our beautiful island and resort. Hearing you say how amazing it is, makes us very happy. We look forward to hosting you both again on your way back home. Warm Greetings Cara Culligan More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We are staying now at Azanzi and can't wait to write a review! It is really a different place then any other we were in. First, the staff and owner are friendly, happy and help us with any request (We wanted to do our own laundry and they immediately gave us laundry powder) overall they give the best service I've... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Omry How wonderful of you to take the time out of your holiday to write such a great review. We are so pleased that our staff have looked after you so well. It has been our absolute pleasure to host you here at Azanzi. Hopefully we will see you again on your next trip to Africa. Warm Greetings Cara... More 

Hillcrest, South Africa
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32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The transfers from Zanzibar airport was seamless and the hour drive to the resort was a good time to get acquainted with the atmosphere on the island. The reception at the hotel was very warm and the room we were allocated very comfortable, with the cool aircon providing welcome relief from the tropical heat. The honeymoon package had an option... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear The Dumahs What a wonderful review, thank you ever so much. So beautifully written and filled with such incredible compliments. It was our absolute pleasure to host you both here for such a special occasion and be a part of your fond memories of Zanzibar. Look forward to seeing you both again in the near future. Warm Greetings Cara... More 

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

We arrived at Azanzi just before dinner and was warmly greeted by David, who manned the reception at the time along with a cocktail each. The room was upgraded to Superior and we felt spoiled from the start. The staff are all super friendly and helpful. Not once have we had any issue or bad experience. My wife has a... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michael What a great, informative review. Thank you ever so much for taking the time out to do this. Very much appreciated. So pleased our staff looked after you both so well. We are very proud of them. Azanzi would love to host you here again. Thanks again Warm Greetings Cara Culligan More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The hotel is very beautiful and the rooms are so nice! The rooms are big, spacious and clean. The staff was so friendly and we could ask them anything. The hotel is build in a African Style, great! The menu (for lunch and diner) are good, even for the all-inclusive. Once a week there is a 'Swahili' night, and once... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Babet Thanks so much for writing a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Would love to host you again one day. Warm Greetings Cara Culligan More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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49 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nice hotel located on north east coast. small so not that big resort feeling. neat and comfortable. very friendly staff, good food, very relaxing..no need to dress up for supper.. nice long narrow beach, can have seaweed anytime of the year like all hotels on eastcoast..but beach are cleaned daily..low tide water pulls back arond 1.5km like with most hotels... More 

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caraculligan, Manager at Azanzi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Doneb Thank you so much for taking the time out to write a lovely, informative review. We thoroughly enjoyed hosting you here and hope to do it again n the near future. Warm Greetings Cara Culligan More 

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel is situated on the North Eastern coast of Zanzibar, and approximately 45 minutes from the airport in Stonetown. Azanzi is a luxury boutique beach hotel which boasts 35 rooms comprising of 8 Superior rooms, 17 deluxe rooms and 10 deluxe villas The central guest entertainment areas offer guests multi level viewing decks, well stocked curio shop, azure swimming pool, bar and dining area - maximising the sublime view of the majestic and tranquil Indian Ocean, and powder-white beach's scattered with palm trees. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Azanzi Beach Hotel

Address: Azanzi Beach, Matemwe, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Matemwe
Price Range: €138 - €304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Azanzi Beach Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Avoid the rooms closest to the pool area, in busy times the foot traffic could be intrusive”
 of 5 bubbles thedumahs, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with an outside shower is awesome. Choose full board as you wouldn't want to eat anywhere else as Azanzi's food is great”
 of 5 bubbles , 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are no good rooms - stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles charl_miles, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stock up the mini bar on arrival, especially if you are on the all inclusive package.”
 of 5 bubbles neilhD3681VE, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you don't have any sweets lying around ;) the bush babies love sweets ;)”
 of 5 bubbles SamBrits, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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