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Triple Room, Beachfront
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Double Room, Garden View
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite, Pool View
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Triple Room, Garden View
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Quadruple Room, Beachfront
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Beachfront
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Waterfront lodge with an outdoor pool

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool

Location

This Pongwe lodge is on the beach, 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Unguja, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Mapenzi Beach and Muyuni Beach. Shangani Beach and Nakupenda Beach are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Property Features

At Pongwe Beach Hotel, relax by an outdoor pool or hit the beach where you can enjoy snorkeling.

Room Amenities

All 20 rooms offer free WiFi, patios, and free bottled water. In-room massages, ceiling fans, and showers are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Pongwe Beach Hotel

Pongwe Beach, Pongwe,

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 18 April and 01 June.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Free breakfast
  • Laundry facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Beach towels
  • Total number of rooms - 20
  • Free self parking
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • Swahili

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Pongwe Beach Hotel offers 20 accommodations with complimentary bottled water and ceiling fans. Rooms open to patios. This Pongwe lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. In-room massages and hair dryers can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Free WiFi
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private bathroom
  • Patio
  • In-room massage available
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Shower only

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast.

Pongwe Beach Hotel has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Snorkeling on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Kayaking on site
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 50 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Pongwe Beach Hotel
  • Pongwe Beach Hotel Zanzibar Island

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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