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PongweTanzania

Escape to secluded Pongwe! Enjoy its beaches, oceanfront, and gardens.

Check out sights like Pongwe Beach and Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest as you discover Pongwe—a relaxing city also known for its beaches.

Top Hotels in Pongwe

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Pongwe Beach Hotel
Pongwe Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
Pongwe Beach, PO BOX 297, Pongwe
$182
per night
Apr 1 - Apr 2

Nestled on the beach, this Pongwe lodge is within 1 mi (2 km) of Pongwe Beach and Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest. Kiwengwa Beach and Uroa Beach are also within 6 mi ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (92 reviews)

"We visited Pongwe Beach after a week bumping around on safari, like most visitors. The hotel was the perfect place to slow down, relax and enjoy the beautiful beach, pool and ocean. The small beach was perfectly lovely and private, with lounge chairs always available and just the right amount of ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2019

Pongwe Beach Hotel
White Paradise Zanzibar
White Paradise Zanzibar
4 out of 5
Ndudu Road, Pongwe

Nestled on the beach, this Pongwe hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Pongwe Beach, Uroa Beach, and Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest. Kiwengwa Beach and Marumbi Beach are also ...

3.7/5Good! (9 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel, amazing pool. However, the only complaint I have would be the quality VS price ratio of the foot. Very expensive - not so qualitative."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

White Paradise Zanzibar
Pongwe Bay Resort
Pongwe Bay Resort
4 out of 5
10 Pongwe Road, Pongwe, Unguja North Region

Situated on the beach, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Pongwe Beach and Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest. Kiwengwa Beach and Uroa Beach are also within 6 ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)

"Overall great experience, calm and quiet resort with excellent overall service, location and amenities"…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

Pongwe Bay Resort

Popular things to do in Pongwe

Jambiani Beach
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Jambiani Beach

4.5/5(42 reviews)

Cycle like a local, go snorkeling near rocky outcrops and beachcomb through the seaweed harvest along this secluded haven of tranquility.

Kiwengwa Beach
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Kiwengwa Beach

4/5(50 reviews)

Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Kiwengwa Beach, a popular beach in Kiwengwa. While you're here, you can savor the top-notch restaurants.

Mnemba Island
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Mnemba Island

4.5/5(36 reviews)

Stay in a palm-leaf cottage on this idyllic resort island, dive along the coral reef and look for dolphins and whales.

Shangani Beach
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Shangani Beach

4/5(7 reviews)

Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Shangani Beach, a popular beach in Zanzibar Town. Check out the shops and top-notch restaurants in this walkable area.

Slave Market
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Slave Market

4.5/5(83 reviews)

An Anglican cathedral now stands on this site where slaves once suffered before being sold into harsh servitude.

Prison Island
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Prison Island

4.5/5(95 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Prison Island, a lovely green space in Changuu Island. Wander the area's seaside or simply enjoy one of its top-notch restaurants.

Top activities in Pongwe

Stone Town & Prison Island in Zanzibar
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Stone Town & Prison Island in Zanzibar

$75
Per adult
Zesty Zanzibar Small-Group Tour with Lunch
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Zesty Zanzibar Small-Group Tour with Lunch

100% of travellers recommend
$41
Per adult
Dolphins & Jozani Forest in Zanzibar
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Dolphins & Jozani Forest in Zanzibar

$75
Per adult
Half-Day Stone Town Tour
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Half-Day Stone Town Tour

80% of travellers recommend
$40
Per adult
Half-Day Tour of Jozani Forest
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Half-Day Tour of Jozani Forest

100% of travellers recommend
$60
Per adult
Spices & Stone Town Tour in Zanzibar
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Spices & Stone Town Tour in Zanzibar

74% of travellers recommend
$75
Per adult

Reviews of Pongwe

4.8

Top Destination

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4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 8, 2020

It's a cute area but not much to do around the resort other than taking tours which we were not in the mood for

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Dec 1, 2019

the world is so big that I always want to go somewhere else; in this particular resort we may go back with the entire family. It was that good.

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