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    Sultan Sands Island Resort

    Zanzibar, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$ 334
    US$ 250
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good31%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 174 reviews

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    This was the last of five lodgings reserved for our trip. Staying here was all about relaxation and a little exercise, after the previous hectic 8 days of safari and discovery. Once again, sufficiently favourable reviews partly motivated our choice, along with their claim of...More

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    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 7 August 2017

    Dear kurrence, Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us here at the Sultan Sands Resort. I was happy to see that you enjoyed many aspects of you vacation here with us on the beautiful Island of Zanzibar. I will certainly pass...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    The Sultan Sands Island resort met all our expectations and more. The hotel itself is very clean. We stayed all inclusive and could state it was well worth its money. Great selection of food, different theme every night, preventing monotony. The all inclusive drinks menu...More

    Thank Russell m
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 31 July 2017

    Good day Russell m, It was an absolute pleasure to host your family here at the Sultan Sands Resort, all of the team here are happy to hear that you and your family had a great time including the big night for your wife's Birthday....More

    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    This review started out as a CLEAR 0-1 star rating. I have never experienced such neglegt of a custumor. The situation is 23:00 in the evening we arrive 10 people, 4 small kids. The booking which had been made several months before, and even a...More

    Thank Rasmus H
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 17 July 2017

    Good day Rasmus H, Thank you for your honest feedback. I'm certainly glad as the resort manager that I had the pleasure of meeting with you in my office so I could listen to you and then help in everyway possible to make your family...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    We where a family of 10 booked to celebrate our parents anniversary on a luxury resort called Sultan sands. After many hours travel we arrived absolutely wasted at 23:00 and no one was expecting our arrival. The watchman said no rooms. The receptionist then showed...More

    Thank Casablancahostel
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear Cassablancahostel, As a resort manager I am well aware of your family vacation and also all members of your family party (including Rasmus H same party 4 out of 5 stars) as I had the pleasure of sitting down and spending time with Mr....More

    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    Perfect location,beautiful beach,friendly staff,breakfast,lunch and dinner made to perfection more so their fruit selection at breakfast .You get professionalism right from when you get at the reception all the way to the staff at the bar,waiters and waitresses I left my luggage at the airport...More

    Thank Sandra O
    Response from Mark N, Manager at Sultan Sands Island ResortResponded 13 July 2017

    Good day Sandra O, Thank you for your kind words. I will make sure I share you comments with the whole team. On behalf of the team we are all very happy you enjoyed your vacation with us, and we would all love to see...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 191 - US$ 465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • #7 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kiwengwa
    • Also Known As
    • Sultan Sands Island Hotel Kiwengwa ,
    • Sultan Sands Island Resort Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
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    Tereza K
    5 July 2017|
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    Response from Mark N | Property representative |
    Good day Tereza K, thank you for your question. I can put your mind at ease. Bottled water is refreshed daily in your rooms for your consumption. And there is also plenty of bottled water available here at the resort as... More
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    rutiriv1
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from David A | Property representative |
    At Sultansands & Bluebay we have four al -carte restaurant and 2 main restaurant with a 14 day cycle theme menu. we also do organise private beach dinners under the stars on the beach.
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    6 June 2017|
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    Response from David A | Property representative |
    At Sultansands & Bluebay we have four al -carte restaurant and 2 main restaurant with a 14 day cycle theme menus. We also do organise private beach dinners under the stars on the beach.
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    "Pawni rooms beginning with 2xx or 3xx are closer to the heart of the hotel."
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    "Avoid the Bahari rooms on the first floor!"
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    "Baobab Village rooms - best quality, fantastic view, (almost) private pool & bar"
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    "The round rooms very close to the beach are the best!"
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