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Mangrove Lodge

3-star3 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Beach property
  • On beach
Chuini Village, On Mawimbini Beach, Bububu, Unguja North, Tanzania

3-star beachfront lodge with outdoor pool, near Cheetah's Rock
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in lobby, and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • Beach property
    • On beach
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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.  Check restrictions for your trip.

Mangrove Lodge

from NZ$159
  • Comfort Double or Twin Room
  • Family Room
  • Comfort Triple Room

What’s around Mangrove Lodge

Landmarks

  • On the beach
  • Masingini Forest - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Cheetah's Rock - 3.5 mi / 5.7 km
  • Kidichi Spice Farm - 4.9 mi / 7.9 km
  • Prison Island - 8.6 mi / 13.9 km
  • Nakupenda Beach - 9.5 mi / 15.4 km
  • Old Fort - 9.8 mi / 15.8 km
  • Forodhani Gardens - 9.8 mi / 15.8 km

Getting around

  • Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 20 min drive
  • Free airport pick-up

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 10 cabins

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 8:00 AM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 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.
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Guests must send a copy of their government-issued ID to the property in advance of 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

Travelling with others

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Transport

Transfers

  • Free airport pickup (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free secured, uncovered onsite self parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

  • Onsite parking limited

Payment types at the property

*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English, Italian, Swahili.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beach bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Free reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 0
  • Year Built - 2009
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Swahili

In the cabin

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Mangrove Lodge’s small print

Also known as

  • Mangrove Lodge Bububu
  • Mangrove Bububu
  • Mangrove Lodge Lodge
  • Mangrove Lodge Bububu
  • Mangrove Lodge Lodge Bububu

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit on site.

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

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 6 percent

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Rollaway beds are available for USD 30.0 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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 for Mangrove Lodge

  • Does Mangrove Lodge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Mangrove Lodge does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Mangrove Lodge?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Mangrove Lodge?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Is there a pool at Mangrove Lodge?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Mangrove Lodge?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Mangrove Lodge?
    You can check in from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Mangrove Lodge?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Dreams Hotel Zanzibar (8.3 mi), Passing Show (8.4 mi), and Zenji Cafe (8.4 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Mangrove Lodge?
    Yes, a free shuttle from the airport is available.
  • What is there to do at Mangrove Lodge and nearby?
    Onsite recreation at Mangrove Lodge includes spelunking. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the lodge's other amenities, which include a picnic area and a garden.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 10.0 From 2 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Very relaxing human size eco responsable resort with very spacious rooms, common areas. Would return eyes closed.
fr3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfekt für alle, die nicht nur das Strandleben geniessen wollen. Sehr authentisch, Personal sehr zuvorkommend und hilfsbereit.
ch10 night trip

Mangrove Lodge