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Mabwe Roots Bungalows

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here four nights an really enjoyed our stay, we even arrived a day early and where accommodated. Breakfast is included and consist of the typical fresh fruits and toast and omelette r pancakes. Unfortunately there is a building site right in front, but it's not too noisy and the beach is literally two minutes away and we were... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

IT was nice to stay in Kabwe Roots Bungalows. Quiet and nice beach just near by. Nice walk to Nungwi town on the beach. Cook was great and staff was very friendly and helpful. Nice area and hanging out space.

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2 Thank MartynaSkura
Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

If you have never enjoyed a beach all to yourself, go to Mabwe Roots. Being slightly out of the Nungwi tourist section but still with incredible beach line, Mabwe Roots is just ideal.. The food is wicked. Super tasty with fresh fish, cooked to order! The staff are super relaxed, very friendly and give a real family like vibe to... More 

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2 Thank MiloMelon
Ali M, Owner at Mabwe Roots Bungalows, responded to this review

Hello!Thanks Worldclass staff,Mabwe roots and the staff of Kabwe Roots Bungalows hopping see you again. Ally. More 

Milan, Italy
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I've spent one night in Mabwe Roots bungalows with some colleagues last week and it was a great stay! We had the villa with place for 5 people, a huge living room, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There's enough space for 5 people to sleep in there. Outside there's a terrace with hammocks and space to chill out with a... More 

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1 Thank Laura_gattinoni
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I stayed in Mabwe Roots for 10 days. It was amazing. First night I stayed in big house, then moved to bungalow. I had beautiful view on the sea. Bungalow was clean, there was hot water. Food was great. The stuff was so nice. They were there all the time and help you with everything. I feel like I am... More 

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2 Thank Jasna R
Haji M, Manager at Mabwe Roots Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you so much for love our bungalows Hope to see you again More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in a very roomy bungalow at the top of the hill, from where we could see the sea as soon as we woke up. We were perfectly comfortable there. Haji was friendly and very helpful, providing a taxi service any time we were feeling lazy! The communal area/bar/restaurant was really nice and they played great... More 

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2 Thank Jessie M
Haji M, Manager at Mabwe Roots Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you so much We hope you will visit again when you come to Zanzibar More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent, peaceful place near by the beach. Great restaurant, beautiful garden. I had a tidy and cosy bungalow with bathroom. Breakfast was very good. The staff of Mabwe Roots is absolutely great, kind and helpful. I will come again.

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2 Thank Marramarra
Ali M, Owner at Mabwe Roots Bungalows, responded to this review

Hello marramarra,Mabwe roots thanks you,hoping to you see again. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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66 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

booked the hut - all natural look makouti - was very clean and decent bathroom with shower- do not expect luxury for the rate but everything allows you to relax and chill out the breakfasts are large and the hosts are friendly and welcoming - dinner was not available due to fisherman not working due to ramadan but they place... More 

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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely little place in Nungwi. Haji, chavi and youssef will make you feel at home and the place has a real chilled out vibe! We had the first bungalow with sea view and enjoyed our stay. We booked several trips via them, which were nice however the snorkling trip was offered for 25$ instead of 15$ (which... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I have stayed in Mabwe roots several times and always come back. Wonderful location if you like to stay in calm, private place next to the beach. Beach view from restaurant is absolutely beautiful. The best part of staying are definitely helpful, caring, great hosts who make your stay perfect.

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1 Thank Aija J
Haji M, General Manager at Mabwe Roots Bungalows, responded to this review

Its always we keep good means foe our customers The place the staff and the services all great come and relax at Mabwe roots bubgalows More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Mabwe Roots. A relaxed and lovely place on the northern tip of Zanzibar. Close to secluded beaches and Nungwi village. Feel free and feel welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mabwe Roots Bungalows

Address: Sazani Rd | Between Tanzanite and Ras Nungwi, Nungwi 812, Tanzania (Formerly Pale Palace)
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Price Range: ₹ 1,983 - ₹ 6,839 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Mabwe Roots Bungalows Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
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“both bungalows and the big house were nice”
 of 5 bubbles MartynaSkura, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“there are two choices - wooden hut or built in house- have your pick”
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