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    Melia Zanzibar

    Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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    Traveller (2028)
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
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    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 July 2016

    As former employee of 5 stars hôtel, I can evaluate your hotel as one of the Best I had the pleasure to visit. Staff so friendly ! Hotel so clean ! Thank you! We'll come back for sure ! One thing maybe to change :...More

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    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 20 July 2016

    Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for taking the time to write your comments in TripAdvisor. It has been a pleasure for the whole team to read your comments about your experience with us and knowing that you had a great expereince with us....More

    Reviewed 18 July 2016

    Excellent spot to celebrate a 50th birthday with friends. Fantastic service from staff and highly recommended for family holidays. Gabi beach is a bit far away but well worth the trip, and the walk back to the jetty along the beach is awesome.More

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    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 20 July 2016

    Dear Steen, First of all, thank you for sharing your experience in Melia Zanzibar in TripAdvisor. We are really glad to see that you cosed us to celebrate your 50th birthday with you friends and family and you had a great experience with us, enjoying...More

    Reviewed 17 July 2016

    One of the best hotels I have ever stayed. We had a standard room, it has a huge bathroom with 2 showers, good airconditioning a huge bed. The food was different every day, the service was great and always with a smile! The beach and...More

    Thank Chris B
    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 20 July 2016

    Dear Chris, First of all, we want to thank you for having the time and sharing your experience with us. It is a pleasure for our whole team to know that we are one of the best hotels you have ever stayed at, and you...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2016

    My wife and I booked our honeymoon several months ago which comprised of 2 weeks in Tanzania. After reading the great reviews about Melia Zanzibar and looking through pictures, our expectations, to put it mildly, were very high and we were definitely not disappointed. Our...More

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    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 20 July 2016

    Dear Kevin, Thank you for taking the time to write your comments in TripAdvisor about your stay with us in Melia Zanzibar. We are thrilled to know that having high expectations before coming here and even if you faced a few misunderstandings you were not...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2016

    Great family vacation spot with rotating cuisines. Golf cart ride to their beach property. All staff fluent in English and very attentive to your needs. 5 restaurants for round the clock coverage of your dietary needs.More

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    Response from M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia ZanzibarResponded 14 July 2016

    Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for sharing your comments in TripAdvisor. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed our beach, all of our different food options and our all our staff members exceed your expectations. We hope we can have more opportunities...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$270 - US$582 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 124
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kiwengwa
    • Also Known As
    • Melia Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa ,
    • Zamani Zanzibar Kempinski Kiwengwa ,
    • Melia Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
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    Pool & Beach (471)
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    Dining (216)
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    Bathroom (48)
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    Mujibur R
    15 September 2017|
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    Response from Andrea F | Property representative |
    Dear guest, We recommend you to follow the instructions of the Health Authorities of your country, so you enjoy your stay with us with utter tranquility and comfort. Thank you very much. Kind regards, Andrea Fernandez Guest... More
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    JenDo73
    15 August 2017|
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    Response from Andrea F | Property representative |
    Dear JenDo73, Thank you for interest in Melia Zanzibar to celebrate your wedding anniversary! Please do not hesitate to contact us directly via our email address available at our official webpage, and our Reservations team... More
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    7 August 2017|
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    Response from Andrea F | Property representative |
    Dear Ms. Violetta Nedyalkova, Thank you for your interest in Melia Zanzibar! We would like to inform you that in order to guarantee that a room is ready for you upon arrival, we recommend you to book the night of the 7th... More
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