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Ngalawa Hotel & Resort

Bububu beach hotel with 2 restaurants and outdoor pool

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
NZ$168

Property renovations and closures

  • This property is closed from March 15 2020 to November 15 2020 (dates subject to change).

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  • Beach
  • Outdoor Pool
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6.0.Good.
  • nice room but, bath leaked, shower, leaked, toilet leaked, badly built, neglected, dining room minimum 2 HOUR wait AFTER placing order then often the incorrect food is brought to…

    Dec 21, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Airport transfer
  • Bathtub
  • Gym

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 58 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Nightclub
  • Fitness center

For families

  • Children's pool
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Premium TV channels

What’s around

  • Masingini Forest - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Kidichi Spice Farm - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • Nakupenda Beach - 8.6 mi / 13.8 km
  • Shangani Beach - 8.8 mi / 14.2 km
  • Chapwani Island - 3.8 mi / 6.2 km
  • Cheetah's Rock - 4.3 mi / 7 km
This property is closed from March 15 2020 to November 15 2020 (dates subject to change).

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Superior Room (Deluxe)
  • Junior Suite (Prestige)
  • Executive Suite
  • Villa, 2 Bedrooms, Garden View
  • Villa, 3 Bedrooms, Pool View
  • Studio Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Honeymoon Suite (Superior)
  • Basic Double Room

Location

  • Masingini Forest - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Kidichi Spice Farm - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • Nakupenda Beach - 8.6 mi / 13.8 km

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Masingini Forest - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Kidichi Spice Farm - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • Nakupenda Beach - 8.6 mi / 13.8 km
  • Shangani Beach - 8.8 mi / 14.2 km
  • Chapwani Island - 3.8 mi / 6.2 km
  • Cheetah's Rock - 4.3 mi / 7 km
  • Livingstone's House - 6.8 mi / 11 km
  • Zanzibar Ferry Terminal - 7.6 mi / 12.2 km
  • Prison Island - 7.6 mi / 12.3 km
  • Christ Church Cathedral - 8 mi / 12.9 km

Getting around

  • Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 18 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 58 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Nightclub
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna

Working away

  • One meeting room
  • Conference center

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Things to enjoy

  • Furnished balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are 2 treatment rooms. Services include massages.

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations are required.

Onsite venue #2 - This poolside restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Small print

Also known as

  • Ngalawa Hotel Resort Bububu
  • Ngalawa Hotel Resort
  • Ngalawa Bububu
  • Ngalawa Hotel & Resort Hotel
  • Ngalawa Hotel & Resort Bububu
  • Ngalawa Hotel & Resort Hotel Bububu

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 70.0 per day

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 25.00 per person (one way)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.00 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • This property is closed from March 15 2020 to November 15 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring local cuisine and poolside dining. Nearby restaurants include Dreams Hotel Zanzibar (7.1 mi), House of Spices (7.4 mi), and Zanzibar Coffee House (7.4 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 25.00 per person one way.
  • Have fun with nearby activities like cycling and scuba diving. Enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa tub and an invigorating swim in the outdoor pool. Ngalawa Hotel & Resort also has a nightclub and a sauna, as well as a fitness center and a garden.
6.0.Good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    4 night trip, May 6, 2019

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