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    Essque Zalu Zanzibar

    Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
    011 255 772 278 969
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good16%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    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

    1  Thank Mev B
    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

    Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

    I'll start with the good points: The hotel is beautiful. The architecture is striking, the pool area and gardens are really well maintained and the (basic) suite we had was spacious and well appointed. The beds are super kings with mosquito nets and are very...More

    5  Thank Ollie G
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 November 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Greetings from Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, following your most recent stay with us. I was happy to read your positive comments and please rest assured that I shall be passing them onto...More

    Reviewed 14 November 2015

    Entering the foyer you can’t help but admire the giant roof construction made of branches and palm fronds. Kudos to the architect and the owner for the daring design! We like the combination of traditional woodwork and generous glass elements. It is hard to believe...More

    Thank DosOjos
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 November 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Greetings from Essque Zalu, Zanzibar. Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, following your most recent stay with us. I was happy to read your most kind comments and please rest assured I shall be sharing them to...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2015

    One of those resorts you'll never regret staying at. After driving for about 65km from Zanzibar airport, we finally arrived to this amazing resort. The main entrance is a bit conservative, don't get deceived, beauty awaits you on the other side. The rooms are cottage...More

    3  Thank Pattbee
    Response from Duarte C, General Manager at Essque Zalu ZanzibarResponded 29 November 2015

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, following your most recent visit to Essque Zalu, Zanzibar! Your comments are overwhelming and it makes me truly happy that you have thoroughly enjoyed your experience with us. Please rest assured...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    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$ 691 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Family Hotel in Nungwi
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Nungwi
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
    • #4 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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    "Go for the ocean front suite, or splurge on a villa if you want a private pool!"
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    "The sea front rooms are the best!!!"
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