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Melia Zanzibar

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

To Mr Reda Sweed,thank you for making our stay an unforgettable one! Breakfast was amazing the choice was excellent! The different theme dinners were vey good as for the music on Monday night 1st class.I found the music at the pool rather loud but the attendants were very obliging.Tumani made us delicious cocktails and was very attentive.A great stay!!

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Lorraine, First of all, thank you for sharing your comments in TripAdvisor. We are thrilled to know that our colleague Reda made your stay an unforgettable one, but also we are really happy to know that you loved our service specially Tumani´s cocktails. We are glad to learn that you loved our breakfast, our theme nights, and our entertainment....

Geneva
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Excellent stay in a perfect hotel with great staff! Due to personnal circonstances, I had to book my stay directly with the hotel few short days before my stay. Everything has been very well organized. The stay itself was awesome. All the staff everywhere was very polite and helpful. The hotel amenities were outstanding for me: beautiful pools, nice beach...

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a nice review regarding your recent stay with us! We are really happy to know that you had an excellent stay with us, and you enjoyed our pools, our beach installations, as well as our great staff services exceed your expectations. We really hope you find time...

Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Hotel is in a great and quiet location, the staff is EXTREMELY nice, helpful and friendly, the pool area is really great, too. The only problem are yelling kids, what we found quite annoying, strong and reliable wifi all around the compound is also a big plus. You can access the ocean from the hotel compound only from an adjacent...

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Igor, Thank you for posting your experience with us, with all Tripadvisor users! We are always thrilled to hear how much our guests enjoyed their time with us and that they made the most of all our beautiful facilities. We are touched by your kind words about our "extremly nice staff" and your compliments have been shared with our...

Cherkasy, Ukraine
Reviewed 5 April 2016

From the moment i arrived Melia Zanzibar i was welcomed in a very friendly way. I had a fabulous room which was huge with a great view from the adjoining balcony. It was peaceful. All the staff were extremely helpful and friendly, specially Paul and George at Gabi. Chacha by the Pool, Zawadi at the Jetty, Ahadi at the bar,...

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for sharing your experience in the hotel in TripAdvisor. It is great for us to see that your stay with us was an amazing one and the hotel facilities and services, our rooms, our spa as well as our beach exceed your expectations. I have taken great pleasure to share your review with...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2016

My parents and I stayed at the resort for 12 nights between 18th - 30th March. The hotel offer a transfer between the airport and resort which can be booked in advance with them for around $78, however we found the airport taxi more than sufficient on our way there and were charged $50. When we arrived at the resort,...

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent stay in Melia Zanzibar with all Tripadvisor users! We are delight to read that you and your parents had a memorable stay with us in Melia Zanzibar, and that you enjoyed our rooms, our beach, our spa, and also our food options in our different restaurants. We are proud...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I spent 2 nights at Melia Resort and would recommend it 100% to anyone who thinks of going. We were first welcomed by a refreshing juice to cool down in the hot weather. Alejandro (member of the front office team) had checked us in and made sure to meet any requests we had to make our stay...

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us in Tripadvisor; your feedback was a delight to read! We are always thrilled to hear how much our guests enjoyed their time with us and that they made the most of all our beautiful facilities. We are touched by your kind words about the service and your compliments have been...

Doha
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Spent 6 nights with my wife and my son who's 9 years old. The hotel is extremely nice. Very nice staff and very tranquil. The food are amazing. Every night you eat food from different cultures. My favorite was swahili food. Very taste!! I highly recommend this hotel to family. You'll enjoy it.

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Justino, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a nice review regarding your recent stay with us! I am absolutely delighted to know that you and your family enjoyed our beatiful resort, our staff services and our varied gastronomic offers within the different hotel’s outlets. It will be a pleasure for all the team of...

Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

you can stay all the holiday at this hotel... The all inclusive is great and got wide range of food and drink options . its kind of a small country in the island :) as well a very nice atmosphere and very safe feel within the hotel , ill defiantly may be back again to this hotel.

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Sari, Many thanks for sharing your comments on Tripadvisor! We are absolutely delighted to know that you enjoyed our lovely property, facilities and our varied gastronomic offers within the different hotel’s outlets. And it is a pleasure to know that you felt safe and relaxed with us. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back soon in Melia...

London, England
Reviewed 29 March 2016

...and nor for activity junkies who need constant entertainment and "things to do". If this describes you, or yours, you will probably hate the place. On the other hand those who want to chill out in a quiet, attractive, up market resort, with better food than the AI norm, will probably find that the Melia ticks most of your boxes,...

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for sharing such a detailed review of our hotel. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our food options and restaurants, including our special dinner at the beach. We will take into consideration all your comments and we will study them for future improvements. We really hope to welcome you back in...

Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Melia was recommended to us thanks to its great&quiet location, nice and spacious rooms and extremely friendly staff. The Hotel is really beautiful! It has big pool and nice romantic jetty close to the main building. The beach with the access to the ocean in 1km away, however the club car drops you there every 10-15 mins and is absolutely...

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M-Zanzibar, Guest Experience Manager at Melia Zanzibar, responded to this review

Dear Martina, Thank you for taking the time to write your comments in TripAdvisor about your experience with us. We are really glad to know that found our hotel beatiful, and you enjoyed our spacious rooms, our great and quiet location and our food options. We will take all your comments on board as we are always trying to meet...

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Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Melia Hotel and Resort is Zanzibar's leading international resort, situated on the north-east coast of the island. Melia Zanzibar is built on a 40 acre estate with a beautiful beach of pearlescent white sand lapped by warm ocean waters, 300 meters long, situated at the very end of the property to procure the perfect combination with nature. The resort is ringed by a natural coral reef, making bathing a relaxing and safe experience. The hotel is the perfect destination for honeymoon or wedding vacations as well as meetings & incentives. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melia Zanzibar

Address: Kiwengwa, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Kiwengwa
Price Range: ₹ 15,309 - ₹ 29,976 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Melia Zanzibar 5*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Melia Zanzibar Hotel Kiwengwa
Zamani Zanzibar Kempinski Kiwengwa
Melia Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Kiwengwa
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
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