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    Karafuu Beach Resort and Spa

    PO Box 71, Pingwe, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good34%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Tennis Court
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    After having and amazing time on safari on the mainland of Tanzania, my husband and I were looking forward to relaxing on the beach on Zanzibar for a few days. We were very disappointed with our experience at Karafuu resort. Our room was OK but...More

    2  Thank jegleston
    Response from Dominic O, Manager at Karafuu Beach Resort and SpaResponded 18 February 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review and I always get convinced and admit mistake to rectify situation and to put it in perfect position. Positive and negative criticism is a tool to improve services especially in your case and I do appreciate...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    I was in Zanzibar with my son for 9 nine days. The hotel is lovely and very clean. Our bungalow was clean and orderly. The staff was professional, gracious and hospitable and were anxious to please. The kitchen staff were very considerate of dietary requirements,...More

    Thank Inbal N
    Response from Dominic O, Manager at Karafuu Beach Resort and SpaResponded 18 February 2017

    Dear Guest, Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa Team always go extra mile and beyond to each and every client’s expectation and thank you that you have experienced our objective by yourself. This is all about our property. We won’t wait for long to deliver you...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    Our room desperately needed maintenance. Trainee staff incompetent and required supervision. Room service irregular and poor. Food not up to standard. Overall, overpriced, definately not 5 star. Internet expensive and one could only use one device at a time. Location goodMore

    Thank sakman2015
    Response from Dominic O, Manager at Karafuu Beach Resort and SpaResponded 18 February 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking your time to share with us your review. We believe that both negative and positive comments are really very vital for us to improve and to deliver perfect and quality services. It is very unfortunate that you...More

    Reviewed 12 February 2017

    The general maintenance of the hotel is not good. The rooms are clean and tidy but the air conditioning does not go below 26 centigrade, bath amenities are not always replenished and light bulbs are not replaced despite multiple calls to reception. There are frequent...More

    Thank dgershon
    Response from Dominic O, Manager at Karafuu Beach Resort and SpaResponded 18 February 2017

    Dear Guest, It is very unfortunate that you were disappointed with some of the services during your stay with us. I really apologize for the inconvenience caused because this is not our goal. Our aspiration is always to make sure each and every customer gets...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2017

    My husband and I stayed in a junior suite at Karafuu for 7 nights. we would rate it as 3.8-4 stars. The bungalow was very spacious, clean and tastefully decorated. There were small signs of wear that could be improved upon but not so bad...More

    1  Thank charily2016
    Response from Dominic O, Manager at Karafuu Beach Resort and SpaResponded 18 February 2017

    Dear Guest, I do welcome and recommend criticism of the negative feedback because it helps me on behalf of the Resort to rectify and improve the quality services. Sorry for few negative experiences you had found here and there and for the disappointment especially for...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 148 - US$ 487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 94
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Pingwe
    • Also Known As
    • Karafuu Beach Hotel Pingwe ,
    • Karafuu Hotel Beach ,
    • Karafuu Resort Beach ,
    • Karafuu Beach Resort And Spa Zanzibar Island/Pingwe
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    Traveller (1316)
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    Dining (151)
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    floew1925
    28 May 2017|
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    Response from sakman2015 | Reviewed this property |
    Depending on the location of your bungalow, between 50m to 100m. It is easy walking distance
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    floew1925
    28 May 2017|
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    Response from יוסי מ | Reviewed this property |
    The nearest swimming area is not far , ten minutes away !
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    Raven H
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from JustinHawes | Reviewed this property |
    The Hotel organized transport for us
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