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Melia Zanzibar

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 310*
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Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed 4 nights in this all inclusive luxury resort in mid February. The rooms were very beautiful and comfortable complete with an outdoor shower. Food and service was great. The swimming pool was a welcome refuge from the hot humidity. Tapas at the Jetty are a must as well as a trip to Gabi Beach. Wonderful relaxing end to...

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

Dear Nance, Thank you for such a lovely review about our resort. It is great to read that your stay with us was a perfect one and that the hotel facilities, services, our rooms, the pool, as well as the Jetty Tapas and Gabi beach exceed your expectations. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Regards, Alejandro...

Andover, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This was one of the best places we've stayed, and we are well traveled. The facilities, rooms, grounds, location and food were top shelf. Staff was friendly and helpful. The beach was gorgeous, pools ample size for laps, poolside and beach chairs in good supply, and atmosphere sublime. The accommodations were roomy, clean, with huge luxurious bathrooms. We loved being...

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

Dear Margo, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your stay in our hotel with all Tripadvisor users! We are trhilled to know that you consider our hotel one of the best places you have stayed after being well traveled. We are glad to know that you loved our beach, pool and all our facilities. We are looking forward to...

Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Everything was exceptional. The facilities, rooms, food, landscaping and the overall atmosphere was perfect. The attitude of the staff was very friendly and everyone around was resourceful enough to satisfy all your requirements. Special thanks to the Front Office Manager Jose and our butler Ismail for their continuous and genuine assistance through our stay.

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

Thank you for taking the time to write your comments in TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you had a great vacation with us and that you found everything was exceptional. We are touched by your kind words about our service and your compliments have been shared with our entire team, specially to those you mentioned. We really look...

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at Melia Zanzibar five times the last 3-4 years (we live in Dar). So obviously we like this place. We have also stayed several other good places at Zanzibar. We are soon moving from Tanzania, and the kids got to choose where they wanted to stay for our last trip to Zanzibar in many years. They chose...

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

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your wonderful review of Melia Zanzibar! It is a pleasure for our whole team to read that you have come to our hotel 5 times and you and your family enjoyed every single one of them. We are thrilled to know that your kids choosed to stay with us again,...

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Staff were attentive and very friendly. Views were spectacular. The romance rooms are fantastic. Food was superb. A great experience. The room came with a free massage as well which was the perfect end to one of the days.

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

Dear Adam, First of all, thank you for sharing your comments in TripAdvisor. We are very glad to read that you had a great experience with us, and that you loved our romance rooms and our food options. We are also proud to receive such a good feedback for our staff as we consider them as our most available asset....

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 February 2016

our honeymoon experience at Melia was fantastic and great one! our coordinator, Patrick was very friendly and Simai was very helpful with our queries. The view from the room and beach was spectacular. Food served were fresh and has lots of varieties. there is wifi throughout the whole place! Will definitely be back! :)

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

Dear Ken, Thank you for such a lovely review with all Tripadvisor users. We are thrilled that your honeymoon experience with us was a great one and I have taken great pleasure to share your review with our whole team and passed on special thanks to Patrick and Simai. We look forward to seeing you again soon at Melia Zanzibar....

Amarillo, Texas
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The hotel is a beautiful property with a really nice views. The staff was really helpful and cared a lot. The front desk personal are the only ones that didn't care too much. The night guy wasn't friendly. We had some laundry we turned in to have done on our first day and 5 days later we had to ask...

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

Thank you for sharing your comments in TripAdvisor. We are really glad to see that you enjoyed the views from our property and that our staff cared a lot about you. Regarding the rest of your comments, we are sorry to read that a few services didn’t meet your expectations and allow us to express our most sincere apologies about...

Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 10 February 2016

my stay to this melia hotel was and good experience for I would love to tell my family and friends about a wonderful stay in znz .surely everything was in a prefect condition . I loved the beach and hotel service .location the rooms as well amazing

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

Dear Said, Thank you for posting your comments with all Tripadvisor users! It is a pleasure for the whole team to read your comments about your experience in our hotel, and that you will recommend us to your family and friends. I am delighted we succeeded in making this experience an awesome one. We are all looking forward to welcoming...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We stayed for short period of time but we didn't regret at all that we have chosen this hotel. All inclusive option was just amazing and worth it. You can enjoy all different international cuisines, wines, other beverages everyday till you get tired of eating. Entire hotel staffs were very kind and proud to present their own culture. I will...

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

Dear Jeon, Thank you for sharing your experience with us in Tripadvisor; your feedback was a delight to read! We are really happy to know that you don´t regret the fact of having chosen our hotel and that you could enjoy our different intenational food options, and our really nice team. It will be a real pleasure for our whole...

Ustka, Poland
Reviewed 9 February 2016

All its super !!! The place its fantasctic , staff, food , manager I see work lake 20 hours per day !!! The nice restaurant also on the beach . On evning nice show . I visit Melia in Spain in Cuba bat this one its SUPER .

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

Dear Marek, Thank you very much for sharing such a wonderful review! We are thrilled to know that you found our place fantastic, and you enjoyed our food, our restaurants and our evening show. Feedback such as yours is most helpful as we are continuously assessing and improving our services. Your comments will encourage our team to bring forth the...

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Amenities

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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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • 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: ₹ 15,337 - ₹ 30,159 (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 Luxury Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Family Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 Spa Hotel in Kiwengwa
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kiwengwa
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kiwengwa
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“oceanic romance pavilion and the villas”
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  • oceanic romance pavilion view
reem_sm11, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“best views, closer to hotel, patio room”
Dalawi, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Perfect hotel.Kindly staff.Amazing view”
263ebrua, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“most of the rooms, suits and Villas comes with sea view”
Ge0geS, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front pavilions are perfect.. next time I would ask for room with swing in the balcony overlooking the ocean”
AmiTara, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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