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Paris, France
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Lovely rooms, nice pool, very clean, good food and nice staff = a great experience. Just two small drawbacks: the Internet is only available in the restaurant area and the breakfast is not very good. But apart from that this is a great value for money deal!

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Paje, Tanzania
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Cristal is simply an excepcional place with a wide, long, white-sand beach filled up with friendly locals and kitesurfers. Bungalows are quiet, cosy, yet elegant with a stuning view to the ocean. Food and cousine is good enough, despite seafood which is superb. But the best thing in the hotel is their staff - friendly and helpful. I will remember...

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Like the last reviewer, I was a bit hesitant after seeing some bad reviews. But some people in the know convinced me that these were due to a now-resolved management/fraud issue. We stayed in an eco-bungalow and our kids had a deluxe room for the air-conditioning. At least in July/August, the eco-bungalow is way better. The deluxe rooms are "Western"...

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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Crustal Resort... What can I say... I always like to be objective, fair and honest in my reviews so here goes. From before we booked we were quite hesitant as there were some really bad reviews, but I can tell you I was happily pleased that my worries were misplaced when I arrived and saw the room we had. We...

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2Thank Mohammad O
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 9 April 2016

The resort was amazing. It is located in Paje which is very quiet. The rooms had ac and mosquito nets. When you walked out of the rooms it went straight onto the beach. It was very quiet and peaceful there. There was also free wifi within the resort. The only thing that let the resort down was the restaurant. There...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We stayed at Cristal resort for 7 nights. We had the beach room and it looked out directly into the sea. The room was spacious and clean. The housekeeping came daily to change the linen and towels as well as clean the room. The staff are friendly and helpful, we were always assisted with a smile. The meals were filling...

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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

We've spent 8 days in this little piece of paradise and this was one of the most beautiful experience we've ever had. The hotel located by the stunning Paje beach is very cosy and the lovely,friendly staff will make sure that you will never forget this trip to Zanzibar. It's as well a very good value for money. Don't hesitate...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Had booked this hotel and was due to go after staying in Stowntown. Whilst in Stowntown i became very sick, and was then concerned about another report i read about lack of cleanthiness at Cristal. I called and spoke to the manager who assured me this was not a problem, and insisted i go and look. So after paying for...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed for four nights in Feb 2016 and I have mixed feelings. Pros: gorgeous beach, private huts, relaxed atmosphere, welcoming reception, tasty food, relatively clean, food and accommodation reasonably priced. Cons: huts poorly built (no u-bends on sewerage, our hut was sinking on one corner, many holes to let in bugs) and exceptionally poor service at the restaurant (an...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 28 January 2016

We stayed here for two nights in January and really enjoyed our stay. Our rooms were cozy, the pool was great and the location to the beach was superb. Breakfast was nice as well, but the location was handy to visit other nearby restaurants. Definitely one of the better, if not the best, accommodation on Paje beach.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Cristal Resort

Address: P.O. Box 3917, Paje, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Paje
Price Range: ₹ 5,511 - ₹ 14,047 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cristal Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Cristal Resort Ltd Hotel Zanzibar
Cristal Hotel Zanzibar
Cristal Hotel Ltd
Cristal Resort Paje, Zanzibar Island
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“Wifi only available in the main restaurant, pool, lobby and bar. Not in the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles rousserolle, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Eco bugalows have more charm but no A/C and other rooms do have AC. Depends what you want.”
 of 5 bubbles SSBLisboa, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Book a bungalow, not a room. No luxury in the bungalow either, but it is more private, and it is closer to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles eudnes, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms near Teddy's Place can be noisy when the start the disco. Definitely eco over deluxe.”
 of 5 bubbles sgolamco, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with ac. There ae eco friendly rooms with only fans in them.”
 of 5 bubbles carf123, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
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