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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

    Plot number 143/93, Mbweni Street | Kiembe Samakie, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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      2 adults
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          US$ 150
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
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          • Average9%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 20 April 2017

          This hotel is in a great location! Close to Stone Town (with complimentary shuttle service from the hotel) but also on the beach. The staff were friendly and engaging and the food at the restaurant was lovely. The rooms and general amenities were adequate but...More

          Helpful?3  
          Reviewed 16 March 2017

          Have had repeated stays in the hotel ranging from 3 days to seven weeks over a period of six months the fact that we stayed there repeatedly is a tribute to the overall satisfaction of the accommodation , the most pleasent and accommodating staff at...More

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          Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

          Facilities are good but no bath and the shower is fairly basic. However, the service much better. The seafood was excellent; wine not so. The ambiance is tropical and one of comfort. The ruins on site add a historic touch. Sunsets are magnificent.

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          Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

          Stayed one night for Marriott bonus point and received a (very) extended check-out time the day of leaving. Staff was very competent and friendly and organisation of a tour to prison island was very satisfactory. The location may feel a little isolated but there are...More

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          Response from DinishAntony, Group General Manager - Protea Hotels by Marriott ( Dsm/Znz) at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

          Dear PFN0412 Jambo from Protea Hotel by Marriott Mbweni Ruins Zanzibar. Thank you for staying with us and writing this great review. I am delighted that you had a memorable stay with us. I will share your feedback with the STAFF and thank them for...More

          Reviewed 31 January 2017

          In reserved online for $119 and upon arrival the hotel said that was a mistake and charged me $157. Rooms were dirty and while in the room, the staff came in to spray for mosquitos at about 8PM, Staff very rude on arrivalMore

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          Response from DinishAntony, Group General Manager - Protea Hotels by Marriott ( Dsm/Znz) at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

          Dear 548bpalme Good day, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this review. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. I understand that your booking was made for a single GUEST while you were...More

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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 126 - US$ 201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Family Hotel in Stone Town
          • #4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
          • #11 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 13
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          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • Hotel Mbweni Ruins ,
          • Protea Hotel By Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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          julie-vgaff
          How often does the shuttle run to and from Stone Town, and earliest and latest times? Also, do I understand correctly that the shuttle to and from the airport is $100 US dollars each way? How much would a taxi cost for a trip to or from the airport?
          20 April 2016|
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          julie-vgaff
          I would like to know the earliest and latest shuttle times into Stone Town, and how often it runs. Same as shuttle to and from the airport.
          12 April 2016|
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          Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
          We used the shuttle - I think it runs in and out 3 times a day, at 9:00, 12:00 and 3:00 (ish). The hotel is only 15 minutes from Stonetown, so you can easily grab a taxi in town to go back to the hotel whenever you want.
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          Lynnda74
          Hi, My friend and I are considering staying here but she is worried about accessibility to Stone Town. Can you tell us if the hotel is quite isolated, and how easy it is either to walk or to get transport in to Stone Town? Many thanks
          27 May 2015|
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          Response from Hanlie W | Reviewed this property |
          The Hotel is extremely accessable, in fact they have complimentary taxis twice a day to Stone Town.
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          "rooms 10 /11/ 12 & 14"
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          "Some rooms have small showers, others have baths."
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          "The rooms closest to the sea have the best views."
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          "Book a room by the jetty"
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