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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We just went there for dinner... Ordered everything in chicken because we don't eat sea food.but the food was so delicious that we wished we had ordered more Every thing about this hotel is fantastic The ambiance and the food makes the experience worthwhile.drinks were amazing too

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2Thank Fatima S
Perth
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Loved staying at this hotel! My room was a decent size with large, comfy and mozzie netted bed. Don't expect the rooms to be all singing and dancing, but you won't want to spend much time in the anyway as the hotel grounds are tranquil and beautiful... However, they are clean and comfortable with decent sized balconies. The outdoor lunchtime...

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2Thank matthewjonrichards
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This was a great place for lunch. The food was very tasty and well presented. Great selection as well. The restaurant is beachside and offers amazing ocean views. The staff was very good and service was quick. Our son enjoyed the hammock and swing while waiting for lunch. Will be back to try the hotel.

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3Thank blondechickma
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic hotel. The rooms,food,and staff are all brilliant. One big shout out for Godbless,he's such a nice guy,and very good at his job. This hotel is very layed back,and cleanliness is top of there agenda. Breakfast (included) was really nice,and plenty to choose from. Can't big this place up enough.

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2Thank Trash89
Bedfordview, South Africa
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Everything was fantastic!! The situation, the room, the staff and the food was really, really good. They went out of their way to make food that met my husband's dietary requirements and didn't need reminding. I would really recommend this hotel to anyone. The staff were amazing, they learned our names, laughed at our attempts at Kiswahili, and made our...

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3Thank Bill-JuliaTaylor
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Located right on the beachfront, the hotel is ideally located for swimming (only when the tide is in), gazing out to the ocean over breakfast or lunch and long walks along the beach either north towards Paje or south until the beach runs out! Our room was advertised as 'courtyard view' which basically means it's one of the cheaper rooms...

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1Thank Scott_Photo
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed for 3 nights. Stunning sea views. The service is very friendly and goes out of their way to meet your needs. Meals were outstanding. Excellent value. Rooms are simple and very clean. Lovely attention to detail.

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3Thank ashgrove01
Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The views of this tidal ocean are incredible. The water is like gemstones. At low tide, the seaweed farming becomes visible and the colors of the women's clothes iand the water are amazing. Blue Oyster has great food, great staff and wonderful accommodations. Their ecological awareness is much appreciated.

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3Thank karinsuskin
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The place was really nice. We staid there 4 nights and enjoyed the beach, the food, and some of the leisure activities (e.g. scuba diving). The amenities are in a good shape, the service was good and the people extremely nice and the prices were surprisingly low.

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4Thank Alexander P
Geldermalsen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This place in Jambiani has everything for a nice rest. A room with sea view. A terrace with open view to the beach and nice beach beds. Small stairs give access to a clean beach and with upcoming/ high tide you can swim in a clean sea. The staff is passionate and pro-active to help. The food is delcious and...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
small friendly place hotel next to the beach offers rooms with sea view and rooms in a court yard, open terraced restaurant with an extensive menu. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Oyster Hotel

Address: P.O. Box 007, Jambiani, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Jambiani
Price Range: ₹ 5,212 - ₹ 9,340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Blue Oyster Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Hotel Blue Oyster
Blue Oyster Hotel Jambiani, Zanzibar Island
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Jambiani
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Jambiani
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“I had room 11 and was really happy with it (nice terrace with bay view)”
 of 5 bubbles alexanderpF2502IQ, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the first floor - an afternoon breeze is very pleasant on the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles PhineasFogg54, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view, first floor”
 of 5 bubbles cb1002014, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Seaview rooms are worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles Noe2014, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Swimming is only possible at high tide which makes this beach less attractive for families with young children.”
 of 5 bubbles SoniaB835, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
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