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    The Swahili House

    Mchambawima Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    12/07/2017 13/07/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent29%
          • Very good35%
          • Average21%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          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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          Zanzibar Coffee House
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          11 - 15 of 188 reviews

          Reviewed 2 February 2017

          Rooms are good spacious and very clean. Beds have mosquito nets and the rooms are sprayed to avoid mosquitoes. There is no wifi (or TV, if you care...) in the rooms. There is wifi in the restaurant though; but it does not always work. Breakfast...More

          Thank mari20172017
          Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

          As the title says, good value. It's in the heart of stone town in a old Indian merchant house. The room is very romantic although pack mosquito repellent. The staff are helpful and we got the feeling they cared about our stay. They delivered on...More

          Thank RushtonFox
          Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

          For starters, the saving grace of this place is the existence of an elevator. If you're in the elderly age bracket, or if the knees won't hold out, or plain drunk or lazy, it's easier to get up to the 4th floor here than other...More

          Thank Ben N
          Reviewed 26 December 2016

          We were a little put off by the overall review of this restaurant but as the top two were fully booked, we opted to have a late lunch and try it out anyway. You can arrive the rooftop restaurant either by lift or several flights...More

          Thank Peter H
          Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

          A good hotel with nice people working there. Good service. Nice food and drinks on the wonderful rooftop. Nice clean rooms. Very good! Not the cheapest hotel but not expensive either. Solid! I would go again.

          Thank Jonna N
          Zanzibar Coffee House
          498 reviews
          #3 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
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          244 reviews
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          488 reviews
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          Warere Town House
          394 reviews
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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$ 84 - US$ 140 (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 >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • The Swahili House Hotel Stone Town ,
          • The Swahili House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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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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