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    Unguja Lodge

    P.O. Box 675, Kizimkazi, Tanzania
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    May 14
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent83%
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    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 September 2013

    We recently stayed at Unguja Lodge for two nights as a precursor to our 'Footsteps of Livingstone' southbound trip on the Shongololo Express from Dar es Salaam to Vic Falls. Our experience at Unguja Lodge was superb - right from the pre-visit correspondence with Elies...More

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    Response from elieshagedoorn, Owner at Unguja Lodge

    Thank you very much for staying in Unguja Lodge this month and for writing this very nie and informative review. We hope you enjoyed the train journey after your stay with us and we would love to see you back for some diving! With warm...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2013

    We stayed at Unguja in September 2013 for 7 nights after a 4 night safari in the Selous. We had a wonderful week and the relaxed pace was definitely needed. Ralph and Elies were very friendly and welcoming and the lodge was well organised and...More

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    Response from elieshagedoorn, Owner at Unguja Lodge

    Thank you very much for staying with us as part of your honeymoon and for writing this nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, the snorkelling and the monkeys. We would love to see you back one day.....for an anniversary? With warm greetings...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2013

    We really enjoyed our stay at Unjuga lodge, on arrival we were greeted with a welcome drink and had a chat with the owners. Our villa was delightful, right down to the smallest room! Complete with remains of a tree, the views were fabulous, we...More

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    Response from elieshagedoorn, Owner at Unguja Lodge

    Thank you very much for staying in Unguja Lodge this month and for sharing your experience. This is much appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and would love to see you back one day and have another drink and chat with...More

    Reviewed 5 September 2013

    I just came back from four night at the Unguja Lodge in Zanzibar. All I can say about the hotel: fantastic, awesome, unbeatable. It starts with the warmest welcome, then you see your amazing and absolutely stunning villa. At the pool/bar/restaurant you are greeted by...More

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    Response from elieshagedoorn, Owner at Unguja Lodge

    Thank you very much for staying with us this month and for writing this very nice review. We would love to see you back one day. Karibu tena! With warm regards from all of us at Unguja Lodge.

    Reviewed 31 August 2013

    We finished our 3 week honeymoon with 4 nights at Unguja Lodge and it was the perfect idyllic ending we hoped for. The sea facing 'room' was open with amazing views of the sea and beach when the tide was out. The early morning delivery...More

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    Response from elieshagedoorn, Owner at Unguja Lodge

    Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us as part of your honeymoon and for writing this very nice review. Also a big thank you for supporting the village of Kizimkazi by doing the guided village walk with Rashid. We are now supporting...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 305 - US$ 540 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
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    Room & Suite (84)
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    Dining (18)
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    Katy S
    Hi guys, What's the situation with a beach? Is it accessible for swimming? Is it very tide dependent?
    1 October 2016|
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    Response from MMRF2015 | Reviewed this property |
    Beach is very accessible - high tide can be a problem but staff can easily guide you.
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    Karenou91
    are there any restaurants in the vicinity (walking distance)? or is it advisable to have full board at the lodge?
    30 November 2015|
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    Response from Kevin K | Reviewed this property |
    There are no other restaurants nearby in this relatively underdeveloped part of Zanzibar so full board is recommended. The staff work hard to provide a variety of meals and you can dine in different locations: by the ocean... More
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    "The villas with views of the Indian Ocean are amazing!"
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    "Sea view villas are obviously the best, as you get to enjoy fantastic sunsets from your own patio"
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    "Go for a villa with a sea view"
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    "sea-vieuw or baobab villa. Both are very nice."
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