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The Africa House Hotel

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Traveller (155)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (18)
Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“chef joe”(6 reviews)
“terrace bar”(7 reviews)
“watch the sunset”(11 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hotel was the old English Club and has some impressive features. The staff are friendly and helpful but are poorly supervised and managed in the bar/ breakfast area, failure to anticipate simple customer requirements ie running out of coffee or fruit at breakfast. Breakfast...More

Thank sweeneyg2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s the biggest tourist trap in Zanzibar. They recently doubled their prices changed currency with USD to make it sound less. They charge a lot for low quality drinks and food! Service is horrible. Stay away!!

Thank Hayri D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

experienced bad service, with terrible pricing, the ‘deal’ of 3 for 2 they advertised was pretty much the same price as just buying 3 and had all sorts of strings attached, vibe was not very good and cocktails were TERRIBLE for the price. would not...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Did my booking through booking.com and earned good discount, visited this hotel located in Shangani area and stayed for one night only. Rooms were very neat, location was very convenient, it's just walking distance to Forodhani (barbecue food park), their 'Mama Ntilie' restaurant served yummy...More

Thank KHATRI_TANZANIA
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Didn't stay here but like many other people took advantage of the fantastic view at sunset from the roof top terrace. Good service despite how busy it was for drinks. Even ate there out of sheer laziness and was pleasantly surprised. The main attraction was...More

Thank LW64
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites
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Traveller (155)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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jacqueline k
2 June 2017|
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Room Tips
"Room 9 has a lot of stair to get there, but the view from the door is worth it"
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"No comment"
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"Ask for a room with a sea view if you can get it"
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"we were downstairs, rooms I do not know about, but ours faced the road and did not have any problem"
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