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Ras Nungwi: Interesting Facts
Ras Nungwi: In depth
Ras Nungwi benefits from being on the North tip of the island with a very good beach which is relatively quiet compared to other beaches on the island; and also only a short boat ride to some of the very best diving and snorkelling spots on Zanzibar. The hotel is about a 1hour drive from Stone Town and the airport. It's a great Tanzania holiday all-rounder.
The main area of the lodge is a huge structure with a Makuti thatched roof, housing the dining areas, bar and reception. Following a path down to the beach among the chalets you will find a lovely swimming pool and, overlooking the beach, a bar and dining area.
There are 3 main room types, Garden Lodge rooms at the rear of the property, very spacious and good value but lack being right on the beach. The other two categories are the Superior Chalets and Superior Deluxe Chalets, the latter being closer to the beach.
Ras Nungwi has a very good onsite water sports centre and somewhere you can rent all dive equipment, kayaks, organise deep sea fishing etc. The location of Nungwi is very good for those wishing to dive and snorkel on the Mnemba Atoll.
Ras Nungwi: Breaking news
Ras Nungwi: Ras Nungwi chef wins competition
15 Sep 2013
Congratulations to James Jackson, our Senior Sous Chef, who won this year’s Chef Competition at the Zanzibar Beach and Watersports Festival. The competition was open to Zanzibarian and Tanzanian chefs working in Zanzibar, and consisted of three rounds. A ‘Masterchef’ … Show me more >
Ras Nungwi: TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award 2013
14 Feb 2013
Ras Nungwi has been chosen as a winner in the ‘Top Hotels – Tanzania’ category by TripAdvisor in its 2013 Travelers’ Choice® awards. Now in its eleventh year, the annual TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards honour the world’s best hotels, earning … Show me more >
Ras Nungwi: Aquarius Divers at Ras Nungwi
12 Feb 2013
We extend a warm welcome to Aquarius Divers, the new name for the PADI five star dive centre at Ras Nungwi, once more under the direct control of Ras Nungwi management. As one of the few hotels in Zanzibar to … Show me more >
Ras Nungwi: TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2012
2 Jul 2012
We are pleased to announce that for the second year running, TripAdvisor has awarded Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel the prestigious Certificate of Excellence award, recognising our 4.5 rating as an exceptional achievement. Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel Of course, we are … Show me more >
Ras Nungwi: New Ras Nungwi Special Offers
15 Feb 2012
We are delighted to announce two new special offers, both applicable on certain dates during the months of March, April and June 2012, and subject to limited availability. Dine, Sail & Spa Stay a minimum of five nights from $110 … Show me more >
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