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    Maru Maru Hotel

    397 - 400 Gizenga Street | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good34%
    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
    Rooftop Terrace
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 May 2015

    So I must confess I was at the MARU MARU for 3 night but it was a pleasant stay. I've stayed in several hotels in Dar and passed by the MARU MARU on multiple occasions. Really well done decor and apportioned rooms & food &...More

    Thank sumit482
    Response from G M, General Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 4 May 2015

    Thank you very much for your appreciation. We are glad the your enjoyed your stay at our hotel. I would like to thank you on behalf of all our staff for your valuable comments. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future.

    Reviewed 2 May 2015

    We were welcomed at the entrance with nice warm faceloth and a drink which was very impressive. The staff were friendly and teh manager came to greet us. he was friendly and this was very welcoming also. It set the tone for the stay. The...More

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    Thank Dominic M
    Response from G M, General Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 4 May 2015

    I would like to thank you on behalf of all the staff for recommending our hotel. We really appreciate your valuable comments which would definitely help us to keep improving our service levels. We assure you that we would certainly look into the points you...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2015

    Its a neat hotel and ideal for a short stay. Rooms are clean and well maintained. The location is good if you want to walk around Stone Town. You can walk down to the waterfront in minutes. The hotel staff were very friendly and professional....More

    Thank Rajendrakumar P
    Response from G M, General Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 30 April 2015

    Thank you for your valuable comments and recommending our hotel. We are very happy that we could make your stay enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you again as our esteemed guest.

    Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

    A boutique hotel within StoneTown, nicely finished and convenient for strolls around the town and ideally positioned to explore the island. Professional staff and management make this's great place to stay. Rooftop Bar and restaurant are simply an added bonus

    Thank DXBexile
    Response from G M, General Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 30 April 2015

    I would like to thank you on behalf of all the staff at our Hotel. We appreciate your valuable comments. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and liked the location. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future.

    Reviewed 22 April 2015

    Spent a weekend during the business trip to Dar es Salaam. Fantastic experience. Hotel is neat, beautiful architecture, smooth design, excellent quality, clean to perfection and everything is functioning. Staff is extremely nice and kind, location perfect for walking and sightseeing. There is no guest...More

    Thank Ubavka
    Response from G M, General Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 27 April 2015

    I would like to thank you on behalf of all our staff for your valuable and encouraging comments. I would also like to than you for recommending our hotel. We would be very happy to have you as our esteemed guest once again. We look...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$ 103 - US$ 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
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    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Maru Maru Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Adam S
    15 June 2017|
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    Response from hekpoortheksie | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms are beautiful and all equipped with mini fridges
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    Marlene D
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    Dear Marlene, Thank you for your question. The beach is just 2 minutes walk from the Hotel. But we are located in Stone town.
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    frannyLongBeach
    19 December 2016|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    We do have an elevator to the 3rd floor and a new one coming up that will reach the 4th floor where the Terrace is at.
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    "all rooms seemed the same, the pool and rooftop restaurant were a hit for sure.."
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    "All rooms are accessible by elevator"
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    "Easy access, Best roof top view, at the centre of historical stone town, near night barbecue market..."
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    "Ask for room on 3rd floor"
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