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Maru Maru Hotel

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“bill clinton”(5 reviews)
“indian food”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsrooftop restaurantbill clintonindian foodcomfortable hotelwatching the sunsetmodern amenitiesair conditioningthird floorperfect locationhotel is locatedpleasant staystone town zanzibarforodhani parkrooms are smallhotel staffwi finarrow streets
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Reviewed yesterday

I spent two nights at Maru Maru (weekend on a work trip). First the good things. Its a lovely old typical stone town building. Fantastic location right next to fort. Lovely looking room. Great roof terrace. Good breakfast. Small but functional rooftop pool - fine...More

Thank antowitz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights with our infant during the Spring holiday. The staff here were wonderful in every way. Hitesh, the resident driver for the hotel, picked us up form the airport and gave us a short but informative sight seeing tour on...More

Thank Srow2014
Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Srow , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Maru Maru. Your feedback is valuable to us and we ensure that we offer best of our services and hospitality to all our guests. At Hotel Maru Maru we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is so distinctive and is located where all the action is happening! We were offered fresh Strawberry juice when we checked in... super yum after an eventful boat ride into the island! Check out was such a breeze too... I love the way...More

Thank Sibahle M
Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sibahle , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Maru Maru. Your feedback is valuable to us and we ensure that we offer best of our services and hospitality to all our guests. At Hotel Maru Maru we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a very pleasant meal with a live group playing some well known tunes. Food quality good, just unfortuatley served starters and main course all at once which was overfacing. Im sure a mistake. Staff service was good.More

Thank Bryan M
Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Bryan , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for dinning with us at Terrace Rooftop restaurant. We are glad you enjoyed your time, and allowed us to offer you the best of our hospitality and services. At Hotel Maru Maru we ensure our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there for 3 days right after arriving in Zanzibar. The hotel offered us free pick up and all went very smoothly even if we had a midnight flight. The hotel was recently renovated and it looks Persian-like, very cozy yet modern and the...More

1  Thank Alexandra M
Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Alexandra , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Maru Maru. Your feedback is valuable to us and we ensure that we offer best of our services and hospitality to all our guests. At Hotel Maru Maru we...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$94 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Stone Town
#8 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#9 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
#10 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Stone Town
#8 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#9 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
#10 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
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traveldays2000
4 March 2018|
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Response from Vibek | Reviewed this property |
Yes they serve slchohol. No balchonies
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zehra1991
20 December 2017|
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Response from narmeenpirani | Reviewed this property |
not sure cost of cab
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Adam S
15 June 2017|
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Response from hekpoortheksie | Reviewed this property |
The rooms are beautiful and all equipped with mini fridges
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Room Tips
"Don't choose this hotel at all"
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"Ask for a room in one of the main buildings, not on the breezeway. Housekeeping was across and could be..."
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"It's an oddly shaped hotel, so just request a room with characteristic that are important to you."
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"Avoid room 5"
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