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Zanzibar Hotel

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  • Excellent21%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Pool
Fitness centre
Business Centre
3 Star Hotel
A haven of peace and tranquility nestled in the heart of bustling stone town. This impressive landmark, dating back to the 1800’s, and boasting a private garden of lush tropical vegetation, was the first ever hotel on the island. A rich 19th-century air of elegance greets you as you...
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Off Bhangani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3246, Tanzania
7.2 km to Kisauni Airport
56 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewshotel gardenshared balconythe staff was friendly and helpfulstayed here for one nightair conditioningcentral locationenjoyed my staydouble roomlovely hotelstonetownzanzibartaxicharacterporttourshistoryterrace
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Reviewed yesterday

Everything is fine, maybe the room and the bathroom is a bit old, but everything is clean and works fine. Location is very good, you can access every place in 5 min. We use the city tour guide from the hotel and he was very...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The hotel has a lot of 1800s charm, and on the surface, lovely. However when you look closer a lot needs updating or modernising. Including the electrics, some plus were hanging off the wall or the wrong way around. The TV, bad reception, so needing...More

Thank Malcolm56
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great option in Stone Town: the garden is beautiful and the furnitures of the rooms make a real experince of Zanzibar.They arrange also any tour/activity in the island (so this is very convenient too - thanks !)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was amazing and helpful in any way you wanted them to be. The rooms are comfortable and spacious. Lovely breakfast. Location perfect for exploring Stone Town. Outside garden and bar a bliss after a day’s walk. Suzette - Cape Town SA

Thank Suzette H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Full disclosure, I didnt stay in this hotel. I stumbled onto it while exploring stone town and the sign for "buy 2 get 1 free beverages" caught my eye. We were exhausted after a full day in stone town (over the Eid weekend) dodging scooters,...More

Thank jleimer
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Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$60 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#13 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$60 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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traveldays2000
3 March 2018|
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Response from Christian K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a great bar in a very green and splendid garden. Try also the Kunyagi - a Tanzanian light gin. Several good beers available. Reasonable prices.
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arushan73
13 October 2016|
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Response from AlexanderPastoors | Reviewed this property |
No, the hotel has no swimming pool
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"As I understand all rooms have the similar space and all well furniture"
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"all rooms were good"
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"Top floor rooms have nice balcony, e.g. rooms 38 or 39"
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"The rooms on the top floor have excellent balconies"
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