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Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

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Room & Suite (248)
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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“no alcohol”(55 reviews)
“swimming pool”(31 reviews)
“lovely pool”(15 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
4 Star Hotel
A Unique experience awaits at the Tembo House&Apartments.Tembo House Hotel&Apartments is situated at the heart of Zanzibar Stone Town by the picturesque seafront.The magnificent main Building has had various functions over the past centuries. Between 1834 and 1884 it served as the...
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Location and contact
Forodhani Street | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3974, Tanzania
7.5 km to Kisauni Airport
54 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My first time in Tanzania and thankfully my friend chose the Tembo Hotel for us to stay at for our 5 night holiday in Zanzibar. We had a lovely room in the hotel annex which is so close to Kenyatta Street and Stone Town. Our...More

2  Thank amb501nz
Reviewed 6 days ago

I stayed at this establishment last week from 03 - 09 July 2018. What a great time me and my family had. We enjoyed staying at this hotel as the staff was friendly and the food was divine. We certainly want to come come back...More

1  Thank yusriadams
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service by a young waiter Abdul. His smile and service was excellent. So we had high tea and he was just excellent. Maybe next time will stay at Tembo Hotel..As we had done a few years back.Keep it up Mr. Abdul

1  Thank FAZEL83
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a very good hotel, located in the heart of stone town, near the beach! the breakfast is very good, the staff is very friendly and the room was very clean! definitely a place to stay in Zanzibar!

1  Thank evi95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grand architecture and opulent furnishings make this place feel like something out of another century. This hotel is absolutely amazing. It also has a really good restaurant and bar and is located on the beach. I highly recommend this hotel.

3  Thank karenmm2
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 110 - US$ 327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
#7 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#10 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
#12 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 110 - US$ 327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
#7 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#10 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
#12 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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traveldays2000
2 March 2018|
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Response from timetobeinspired | Reviewed this property |
That's right. No alcohol served here. We only ever had breakfast, which was a reasonable buffet, or tea in the afternoon.
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shimmyshimmy23
5 May 2017|
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Response from ROGER C | Reviewed this property |
7 to 10. Buffet. Great omelettes.
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LeagleAlien
27 October 2015|
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Response from Tembo_House_Hotel | Property representative |
dear tony we will put extra bed with no extra charges
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Room Tips
"All rooms have lovely seaview."
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"If possible beach front view."
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"Water front has a fantastic balcony and view"