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    Kholle House

    Malindi 607 / 608, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 642, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good32%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
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    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 135 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This is the right hotel for you if you wish to be centrally located in the old Stone Town and you look for something traditional with charm. It is not your best pick if you look for comfort, cleanliness and space. All in all, it...More

    Thank eliandric
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Kholle House is a beautiful renovated old house with many nooks which make all rooms different. Atmosphere is very pleasant, breakfast was good, location is in the center of Stone Town. This is a great place to stay if looking for a more authentic experience...More

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    Response from Mwasaju, Owner at Kholle HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear guests, Many thanks for your kind comments. Kholle House is a boutique hotel based in an authentic Swahili urban mansion of Mid Nineteenth century. Obviously it is not a modern palace with a spa or CNN in every room. But our services include :...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What an incredible oasis in the centre of Stone Town. A beautiful house where you feel the history with every step. The accommodations are excellent from the rooms to the pool to the amazing roof terrace. I could have sat there for weeks. The breeze...More

    Thank hardscrabble2016
    Response from Mwasaju, Owner at Kholle HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Indeed it feels like you are starting a novel when one reads your overwhelming comments. We are humbled and pleased by your valuable appreciation. We will definitely convey your encouragements to our team. As a matter of fact, I initially bought the House...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed one night at Kholle House at the end of our honeymoon after spending some time on the other side of Zanzibar. The courtyard and common spaces are very nicely decorated and very comfortable. The room was comfortable but pretty small...More

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    Response from Mwasaju, Owner at Kholle HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guests, Many thanks for your kind and encouraging comments. It is a fact that our classic rooms are a bit small. Their size were originally limited by the length of the timber available during the construction of the Palace, 150 years ago. However, our...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    The Kholle House is wonderful. The staff is very kind & helpful. The breakfast was delicious. The rooms are lovely. The location is PERFECT. I really loved my stay at Kholle House and would definitely come back. My only minor complaint - there needs to...More

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    Response from KholleHouse_607, General Manager at Kholle HouseResponded 25 July 2017

    Dear Guest Its a pleasure to know you have enjoyed your stay with us. Indeed we have shared the compliments with our team and have also taken note on the comment of internet availability in the rooms. Hopfully on your next stay we shall have...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 95 - US$ 178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
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    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Kholle House Hotel Stone Town ,
    • Kholle House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Traveller (124)
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    Hotel & Grounds (62)
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    Room Tips
    "Get room facing sea (Ferry Port) on highest level possible & will have cooling breeze most of day. Can be..."
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    "The rooms definitely vary in size, classic quite small, but all are very nice."
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    "In the all the hustle and bustle of Zanzibar, Kholle House is like an oasis. Truly exquiste and wonderful."
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    "Take a room with all windows to the inside garden - should make it more quiet and brighter"
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