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Mercury House

Kenyatta Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Stone Town and Prison Island from Zanzibar
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“queen fans” (5 reviews)
“rock and roll” (3 reviews)
“tembo hotel” (5 reviews)
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Kenyatta Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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"queen fans"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Mercury House is centrally located and a good place for a photo for your trip collection. Lots of info on family located outside the doors.

Thank travellivelearn
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think it could be a better attraction rather than just a door and some information outside . Probably should do like a whole house tour and show guys his life in Zanzibar. All in all it’s just a door .

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well this isn't reeally much of a tourist spot however it is on one of the main streets and a photograph outisde the world's greatest showman's house is a must.

Thank DanOfArabia
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

They really should have more info about him inside - rather than just showing us the door of where he was raised. It would be a cool museum

Thank Secil K
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

People making a big fuss of Freddy Mercury's house is an under statement. It is just the entrance to a shop with a few bits of info of the late singer. Go, just to say " I have been to Freddy's house"

Thank WBronkhorst
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit while your in stone, was a pleasure to see this historic building during my tour around the town

Thank fatimalaamlaam
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We stayed in the Mercury families former flat by accident. It is an apartment rented by Hotel Tembo for larger parties as it has two bedrooms, a small lounge/ kitchen. It probably hasn’t changed much in 50 years. Die hard fans may want to savour...More

Thank LondonfamilyinDar
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Nice as everybody says is small thing but is nice it have his charming have a nice explaining about it....

Thank Milagro Rosa S
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Just a stop by, nothing much to see, this is where he was apparently born, was quite suprised to know this

Thank james14gob
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

So apparently Freddie lived here when he was in his shorts or nappies maybe. If he was alive today and you asked him it would be a surprise if he remembers this part of his life. So the house is now occupied and I am...More

Thank SalimM
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