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    Kiponda B&B

    Nyumba Ya Moto St 758, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

    Affordable and well located within Stone town, kiponda provides a nice room. The roof top breakfast and resting area is beautiful! The staff is very helpful and always ready to help. Perfect for a short stay. Ali MuratMore

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    Response from Heikezanzibar, Manager at Kiponda B&BResponded 22 October 2017

    Thank your for taking the time to write about us. We are happy you liked our breakfast and rooftop. For anyone planning to come in December: We will be having a Christmas Basar on the rooftop on one of the weekends. Check with us for...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

    Highly recommended! Charming, clean and quite B&B with a good taste in case of design. It is located close to the ferry (easy reachible by walk) as well to downtown Stonetown. Breakfast is perfect and the service staff is friendly and helpful in every situation....More

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    Response from Heikezanzibar, Manager at Kiponda B&BResponded 9 October 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to assist our guest with all their needs (taxi, tour, birthday cake... you name it) Karibu tena. Welcome!

    Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

    We stayed twice at Kiponda B&B, once at the beginning of our tour of Zanzibar and once at the end. We felt very welcomed both times, Heike and the staff of Kiponda B&B are always available for questions and eager to help. The rooms were...More

    Thank JohannaMLL
    Response from Heikezanzibar, Manager at Kiponda B&BResponded 8 October 2017

    Hello, Thank you for writing a review about us. There is not much for me to ad only asante sana and karibu tena. Welcome again.

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    We were 3 friends pack travellers, ~30 years old, very good welcoming, good services (I loved the breakfasts) and advice/contacts to visit the island. We had a triple room, very nice and comfortable with efficient fans to refresh.

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    Response from Heikezanzibar, Manager at Kiponda B&BResponded 24 September 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was nice having you. We had just added a second fan in the triple room you stayed in and are glad to hear that it was worthwhile. Karibu tena. Welcome again.

    Reviewed 3 September 2017

    Hi, Lovely place to stay. Beautiful mosquito nets. Good breakfast. 5 minutes walk from the port. 5-10 minutes from Forodhani gardens. About 15 minutes to Africa House. All staff very polite and friendly and helped us with any queries. Arranged transport to Nungwi at a...More

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    Response from Heikezanzibar, Manager at Kiponda B&BResponded 13 September 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review about us and your stay. We are happy you liked it in our place. A good incentive to keep up the performance. Karibu tena! And hopefully next time my Swahili will be as good as...More

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    • US$ 61 - US$ 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    25 August 2016|
    Response from MTS13 | Reviewed this property |
    I'm not sure. They were very accommodating. I'd email them and ask. Salma was very helpful. Her phone number is +255 777431665
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    "If you want a low noise level, prefer the rooms not giving on the street below"
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    "There is a bit more noise on the street side."
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    "Wi-Fi on the top floor is the best."
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