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    Shooting Star Lodge

    Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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    • Excellent60%
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    Reviewed 7 October 2009

    We stayed here for 7 nights in a Sea View Cottage on our honeymoon after a 7 night safari in Kenya - and WOW, we totally LOVED it. Highlights of the Shooting Star Lodge would have to be the infinity pool with views over the...More

    Thank Lozla
    Reviewed 28 September 2009

    We wanted a relaxed, picturesque place to start our honeymoon, and Shooting Star Lodge certainly delivered. Everthing about our stay was perfect, the staff were all extremely friendly, and made us feel extremely welcome, even the resident bush baby said hello everynight. The pictures of...More

    Thank Helen_T81
    Reviewed 11 September 2009

    This is a nice place - good views, friendly staff, food pretty good. However, I stayed a number of places in Tanzania including very out of the way national parks and this hotel will stay in my memory for the need to charge extortionate prices...More

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    Reviewed 2 August 2009

    We stayed in Shooting star lodge as part of pur honeymoon. We booked into a garden view room (we could see the sea but we weren't right on the edge) followed by two nights in a suite. My first impressions of the hotel where very...More

    Thank sonic1981
    Reviewed 6 May 2009

    We stayed in Shooting Star in early May and I had to be physically dragged out of the place by my husband. The lodge has the most fantastic location, up ona cliff overlooking the crystal clear Indian Ocean, and its amazing horizon pool provides the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$185 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kiwengwa
    • Also Known As
    • Shooting Star Hotel Zanzibar ,
    • Shooting Star Lodge Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
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    Pool & Beach (61)
    Room & Suite (54)
    Dining (16)
    Hotel & Grounds (143)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Stanley107
    1 August 2015|
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    Response from Amy T | Reviewed this property |
    It's really relaxed - no dress code for dining, flip flops absolutely fine.
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    Caroline G
    1 June 2015|
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    Response from Shooting_Star_Lodge | Property representative |
    Yes, we provide you with beach towels in your room. And pool towels can be found at the pool.
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    Cristina C
    1 September 2014|
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    Response from Sarah W | Reviewed this property |
    Looks like you can also book through agoda Or just found their site shootingstar
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms 1 & 2 are interconnecting but furthest from the bar and not with the best views of the ocean..."
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    "The sea view cottage was worth it!"
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    "Try a Monsoon Villa"
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    "Ask for a Seaview Cottage, don't be tempted to save a few dollars with a garden room"
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