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Promised Land Lodge
3 stars

Promised Land Lodge

Kizimkazi-Zanzibar, Kizimkazi, Tanzania
Kizimkazi, Tanzania
See location+255 779 909 139Official website
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$48
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rate per night

8.7
Great
based on 1358 reviews
1,358 reviews
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Double room
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About Promised Land Lodge

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
Located on the South Coast and 1 km away from the village of Kizimkazi Mtendeni, Promised Land Lodge faces the sea and is surrounded by a tropical garden. The rooms at this traditional Zanzibarian lodge come with locally crafted furnishings. The beds are draped with mosquito nets and there is an open-air bathroom. Most of the rooms have an outdoor seating area and sea views. Promised Land Lodge has a restaurant with a small menu, focusing on local Zanzibari cuisine and seafood. Drinks can be enjoyed at the beach bar. Guests can relax on beach beds or hammocks at the private beach area, overlooking the ocean. Activities on site or in the surrounding area include snorkelling, cycling, fishing and diving. Staff can assist with the organisation of trips. Jozani Forest is about 30 km away and Stone Town can be reached within 1 hour by car.

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Amenities at Promised Land Lodge

  • Private beach
  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free toiletries

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Entertainment staff
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Evening entertainment

General

  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Sofa
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Pool view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Elevator
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Private entrance

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Saltwater pool
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool with a view

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Workspace

  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Promised Land Lodge

8.7
Very good1,358 verified reviews
12.8Couples
3.6Solo
6.3Families
5.0Friends
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5.7Fair
Nenad, Apr 2018

Pros. friendliness, nature, pool

Cons. cleanliness, a lack of beach access, cost/offering ratio, road access, shower

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What are the best activities to do nearby?

You can enjoy activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, and canoeing at the nearby Kizimkazi Beach, which is only 2.3 miles away.

How is the cleanliness of the rooms and common areas?

The hotel ensures enhanced cleaning and disinfection between stays, and guests have praised the clean and comfy rooms. However, some guests have mentioned issues with insects in the rooms and bathroom cleanliness.

What are the dining options like at the hotel?

The hotel offers a restaurant and bar/lounge with beautiful sunset views, and guests have appreciated the good food and complimentary breakfast. However, some guests have mentioned limited breakfast options and basic food quality.

Is there free parking available at the hotel?

Yes, the hotel offers free parking for guests, providing convenience for those arriving by car.

When is the best time to visit the hotel?

The high season at the hotel is in January, offering a great time to enjoy the wonderful traditional houses, great garden, and beautiful ocean views. However, it's important to note that the low season is in May.

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Book a Sea View Room

Guests highly recommend booking a sea view room for spectacular ocean views and a relaxing atmosphere.

Consider Nearby Dining Options

Some guests found the dining options limited at the hotel and suggest exploring nearby restaurants for more variety.

Be Mindful of Water Pressure

Several guests mentioned low water pressure and occasional lack of hot water, so it's advisable to be prepared for this during the stay.

Check for Excursion Services

The hotel offers excellent excursion services, and guests particularly enjoyed the snorkeling, blue safari, and beach visit options. It's recommended to take advantage of these services for a memorable experience.

Be Aware of Insects

Some guests reported encountering insects in their rooms, so it's advisable to take necessary precautions and consider this aspect when booking.

Consider Room Selection

Guests staying on the first floor found the rooms to be large and comfortable, so it's worth considering this option when making a reservation.

Explore the Surrounding Area

The hotel's location offers a chance to connect with nature, and guests appreciated the jungle-like atmosphere and the presence of animals. It's recommended to explore the surroundings for a unique experience.

Be Prepared for Limited Breakfast Options

Some guests mentioned limited breakfast choices, so it's advisable to be aware of this and plan accordingly.

Check for Power Outages

Occasional power outages were reported, so it's advisable to be prepared for this and have alternative arrangements if needed.

Be Cautious with Free Kayaks

Some guests advised caution when using the free kayaks, suggesting that it's important to verify their condition and suitability before use.

Location

Kizimkazi-Zanzibar, Kizimkazi

What's nearby

  • Kizimkazi Beach2.3 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 11:30 AM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Promised Land Lodge

Low season

July

High season

January

Average price (weeknight)

$82

Average price (weekend night)

$71
Cheapest month to stay with an average 23% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 42% rise in price.
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Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Promised Land Lodge

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Top tips for your stay at Promised Land Lodge

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Promised Land Lodge, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in July and October.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Promised Land Lodge, plan to stay on a Saturday or Tuesday. The most expensive day is usually Sunday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Promised Land Lodge was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $65, while the most expensive was $65.
  • How long should you stay at Promised Land Lodge? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Promised Land Lodge

  • Where is Promised Land Lodge located?

    Promised Land Lodge is located at Kizimkazi-Zanzibar, 1.4 miles from the center of Kizimkazi. Kizimkazi Beach is the closest landmark to Promised Land Lodge.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Promised Land Lodge?

    Check-in time is 11:30 AM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Promised Land Lodge.

  • Does Promised Land Lodge offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Promised Land Lodge offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Promised Land Lodge offer free parking?

    Yes, Promised Land Lodge offers free parking.

  • How far is Promised Land Lodge from the airport?

    Promised Land Lodge is 24.2 miles from Zanzibar Kisauni. Promised Land Lodge is 34.3 miles from Dar Es Salaam.

  • Does Promised Land Lodge have a pool?

    Yes, Promised Land Lodge has a pool onsite.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Promised Land Lodge hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Promised Land Lodge in Kizimkazi and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Promised Land Lodge and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Promised Land Lodge.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.8

Distance to city center

1.4 mi

Nearest Airport

Zanzibar Kisauni

Distance to airport

24.2 mi