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    The Swahili House

    Mchambawima Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good38%
    • Average21%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “steep stairs” (15 reviews)
    “sultan suite” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Rooftop Bar
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We went to the restaurant on our first day on the island. We decided to go to the market without a guide and we decided to eat there attracted by the promise of traditional Swahili food. It's like many in town, a top floor restaurant...More

    Thank Rebeca O
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    + Marvelous building with distinct architecture and fine details. + Great view from the rooftop restaurant with amazing sunset - However staff in the restaurant allowed some escort girl to blend in and hunt.

    Thank Al W
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My partner and I dropped in for a quick lunch while in stone town. The views over stone town are amazing, most of the restaurant is under cover so it is nice and cool. The food was lovely and I treated myself to a very...More

    Thank Rachael H
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Beautiful view from the rooftop bar. It's one of the higher buildings in Stone Town so one can easily have a view of the sea, harbour, as well as the town. Love the ambience and the great service of their extremely friendly staff. It's at...More

    Thank Maleeha Athar Z
    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    The building was amazing, with a very big room, high roof, and comfortable. But in the middle of the night the wc crashed and it was impossible to fins somebody to help us until 7:45am, who said that we could use the bathroom on the...More

    Thank Olga B
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 80 - US$ 168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
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    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • The Swahili House Hotel Stone Town ,
    • The Swahili House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Room & Suite (27)
    Dining (17)
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    Bathroom (8)
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    Room Tips
    "Pricess Salme is the best! Gives you the zanzibari feel and you even hear the muezin in the distance!"
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    "There's no wifi in the rooms, only in the roof top restaurant and in the reception area"
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    "We stayed near the top of the hotel, no hustle & bustle noise up there."
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    "clean and very big rooms, huge bathroom, the rooftop with the best view in town, super friendly stuff"
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