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Plot 96, Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service at Al Minar is excellent. Santosh the manager goes beyond his duties as hotel manager - he not only assisted us with booking a room but also with booking all our tours including transfers (airport and nungwi). He and this team ensured everything...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

The Al Minar hotel is tucked into a sleepy street corner near the Hyatt. Don’t let the unassuming entrance fool you, this hotel is the best deal you’ll get in Stone Town. The hotel staff are courteous, very attentive and incredibly welcoming - they make...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

이 호텔은 일단 위치가 좋다. 맛집들과 가까우며 쇼핑할수 있는곳들과 가깝다. 시설은 가격대비 좋습니다. 이 호텔의 최고 장점은 산토스 입니다. 그는 매우 친절하며 유머러스 하고 젠틀합니다. 그래서 저는 이 호텔을 추천합니다. This hotel is well located for now. It is close to restaurants and places where...More

Thank jaehyon
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The location is great, easy to get to the beach, food market, shops, historic sights etc. Breakfast is simple but delicious- choice of eggs, pancakes or toast, plate of fruits, juice and coffee/tea. Stuff is very friendly and ready to provide recommendations and answer all...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had two nights here to end our 3 week African holiday and it was the perfect choice. The hotel, situated just behind The Doubletree By Hilton, is in the perfect location to explore Stone Town from. Restaurants and cafes - and the Gelato shop!...More

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Located just a stone’s throw from Zanzibar’s historic Stone Town, the Al-Minar hotel is located centrally amidst the tourist district of Forodhani Gardens along the beach. The hotel itself embodies the essence of More Zanzibar offering hand-carved beds, local artwork and the best local cuisine with modern amenities including state of the art bathroom, hot water and electricity backed by a generator. The best nightlife on the island is located minutes away as are the best restaurants, shops and other tourist destinations. Our hotel concierge will be happy to assist you with any arrangements regarding recreational activities during your visit. The rooftop restaurant at Al-Minar serves up an array of mouthwatering delicacies including local, Asian and Continental cuisine and the restaurants atmosphere showcases the spirit of stone town. tastefully decorated using local workmanship with modern amenities, the Al-Minar Hotel offers the best that Zanzibar has to offer with international flair Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$63 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$63 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
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J6498BUianw
7 February 2018|
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Response from Santosh G | Property representative |
Dear Ian, Greetings from Alminar, please check your inbox, i have responded to all your queries. Best Regards Santosh Giri
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Fatma K
12 October 2017|
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Response from Santosh G | Property representative |
Dear Fatma, kindly advise us the time of the year you would like to visit. and accordingly we can offer you the best possible rates. should you have any further queries, please feel free to contact us at ( santosh... More
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"There is no life so if stairs are a problem book on the lower floors"
KarenLCT
12 Aug 2018
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"Corner Room 104 wifi is weak."
KemilaHypnosis
9 Dec 2017
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"Talk to the manager. He is accessible and goes out of his way to help."
BillZ792
25 Oct 2017
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"If mobility is a problem, choose a room on the first floor. The area is not noisy at night, so your sleep..."
Chester4_12
21 Oct 2017
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