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Zanzibar Coffee House

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Mkunazini 1563/64, Stone Town, Zanzibar City Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
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All reviews great coffee espresso room rooftop terrace complimentary coffee private bathroom the ground floor breakfast is served the cafe downstairs charming place single room stayed two nights lots of character stown town each morning high ceilings great place to stay old building
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I missed the rooftop as it only opens to customers from 11pm and I arrived earlier. I've heard so much about the amazing view. The coffee house has an old nostalgic feel to it with the wonderful smells of coffee. The decor and seating is...More

Thank asandalb2
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful hotel, ideally located only 5-10 minutes' walk from the Ferry Terminal, the Anglican Cathedral and the Old Fort. Nice rooms decorated in traditional style, with a rooftop seating / breakfast area giving great views over the whole city. The free drink on arrival...More

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Response from ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, General Manager at Zanzibar Coffee HouseResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for sharing your positive experience during your stay at our boutique hotel. We're thrilled you enjoyed it all and would love to welcome you back again one day.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The airport pick up arranged by the coffee house was quick and easy, ending with a short walk through a bustling market to get there, which was wonderful. Relaxed check in over a complimentary drink. As our bags were being taken to our room, we...More

Thank Slidy
Response from ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, General Manager at Zanzibar Coffee HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for this lovely review! We are delighted to read your compliments on our services, atmosphere as well as food and of course our coffee. The entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love the Zanzibar Coffee House. The rooms are great, even the one we had with a private bath down the hall. That worked out much better than we thought it would. Eating breakfast from the rooftop overlooking Stonetown is a fantastic experience. We also...More

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Response from ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, General Manager at Zanzibar Coffee HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

A most sincere thank you from the whole team! Wonderful to hear that you had a great experience staying with us. We can't wait to host you again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great hotel in the middle of Stone Town! We were pleasantly greeted with complimentary drinks and escorted to the Arabica Suite. Lovely interior, very clean, and plenty of hot water. The staff was very friendly. The Swiss manager, Saphira, was extremely helpful and gave us...More

Thank gogator85
Response from ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, General Manager at Zanzibar Coffee HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your excellent review! We are happy to hear that you have enjoyed your recent stay with us from the beginning until your departure. We can't wait to have the chance to welcome you back soon!

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The Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel offers a touch of magic and romance in an authentic Arabic house deep in the heart of Stone Town. Transformed into a stylish hotel with harmonious interiors, antiques and rich More fabrics, it is one of the oldest buildings in Zanzibar constructed by the Wazir to Sultan Said Bargash in 1885. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$95 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel Stone Town
,
Zanzibar Coffee Hotel
,
Hotel Zanzibar Coffee
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$95 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel Stone Town
,
Zanzibar Coffee Hotel
,
Hotel Zanzibar Coffee
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
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"Rooms at the back are quieter"
RosinaG
21 Mar 2018
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"Nicht alle Zimmer haben ein Bad direkt im Zimmer"
christopher_NL
5 Mar 2018
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"Room on the south east are quieter!"
Dennisk2006
10 Feb 2018
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"Not sure as did not stay there."
gabyl284
4 Oct 2017
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