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Emerson Spice

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu”(15 reviews)
“rooftop restaurant”(107 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you want to experience Zanzibar or Stone Town the “authentic” way, you HAVE to stay at Emerson. I found this hotel thanks to travel bloggers I follow on Instagram. I instantly fell in love with the architecture and decor which is what lured me...More

Thank Mimi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled on Emerson Spice and what a discovery. Absolutely made our January holiday in Tanzania. Top to bottom top notch. Charming and authentic. Kate room magical. The entire staff were lovely and so professional. Truly a first rate experience that we can’t say enough about....More

Thank DNBKLN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning venue! Ornate, decorative, other-worldly. The staff were attentive, engaging and helpful. The location is historic and atmospheric. Absolutely adored the place. Great diving and the swimming with dolphins in the North was spectacular. I can't wait for a return visit!

Thank muddyrobson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a real treat! We stayed for two nights and loved every minute. Friendly and helpful staff (we were allowed to check out late - our room was being taken, so they gave us another one until 1.30pm), delicious breakfast and dinner (extra...More

Thank Henriette D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome hotel - very special. They literally think of everything, the service is so top notch! Our room was incredible, very beautiful. We spent two nights there at the start of our trip and it was a perfect place to unwind.

Thank jd1972
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#1 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
#5 Business Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#1 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
#5 Business Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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traveldays2000
4 March 2018|
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Response from Rina C | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!!
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RenaeG76
2 January 2018|
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Response from EmersonSpice | Property representative |
Dear Renae, We have our own Drivers who will meet you from you flight and transfer you to the Hotel. The current Late Night Fee is $25. When you book the accommodation, our Reservations Team will be in touch to confirm all... More
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stushy2016
3 August 2017|
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Response from EmersonSpice | Property representative |
Our Guest' Valuables are kept in a locked wallet in our main Reception Safe. Hair Driers are available on request. We hope to welcome you!
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Room Tips
"Belle is a great room for beauty and location"
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"Our second floor room got the cool breezes the lower rooms would not have gotten but there are a lot of..."
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"No elevator so if you have difficulties over the stairs you should mention it. But the higher you go the..."
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"Kate has the most beautiful terrace and views, or Turandot with a terrace is as large as the room and it was..."
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