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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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          US$ 200
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          Overview
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          • Average9%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 26 January 2016

          I went with my family and friends for a day visit , Its a very beautiful resort staff is friendly, they have nice beach, you can enjoy sundowners from jetty food is good, drinks were little expensive in compare with other resorts in Zanzibar but...More

          Thank Sandeep M
          Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni RuinsResponded 31 January 2016

          Dear Sandeep M Jambo from Protea Hotel Mbweni Ruins, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this review. I am really glad that you enjoyed your stay and the TEAM, ensured your comfort. I will share your feedback with them. We...More

          Reviewed 19 January 2016

          Had lovely lunch here over looking the mangroves in the Sea. The food was fantastic a seafood biriyani simply yummy packed with local spices and fresh fish. This is a slick operation, largely due to the South African Hotel Manager who is charming and very...More

          Thank Frenchfile
          Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni RuinsResponded 20 January 2016

          Dear Frenchfile Jambo from Protea Hotel Mbweni Ruins, thank you for dining with us and taking time to write this review. I am really glad that you enjoyed the meal & view and the TEAM, especially Marius ensured your comfort. I will share your feedback...More

          Reviewed 19 January 2016

          Nice rom, clean, Internett. Very frendly straff, secure. Nice restaurant with superb wiev. Beach, beach bar, AC. Shuttle to Stonetown. Terrible road to the Hotel but worth the hazzle. Food is in my opinion very good. Away from noice, very relaxing.More

          Thank Geir P
          Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni RuinsResponded 20 January 2016

          Dear Geir P Jambo from Protea Hotel Mbweni Ruins, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this review. . I am really glad that you enjoyed your stay & the TEAM, ensured your comfort. I will share your feedback with them....More

          Reviewed 20 December 2015

          The Good: Well, what a lovely setting, so close to Stone Town. Nice quaint, quiet and peaceful (until ... read below) setting, huge gardens, some staff excellent service - thank you Marius! Great swimming at high tide, take a paddle through the mangroves. The Bad:...More

          1  Thank JohnBoyZA
          Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni RuinsResponded 22 December 2015

          Dear JohnBoyZA Jambo from Protea Hotel Mbweni Ruins, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this review. Thank you for pointing out both the positives and the negatives. We have been trying to control the influx of day visitors, but will...More

          Reviewed 6 December 2015

          Mbweni Ruins was a lovely, peaceful retreat outside of Stone Town, but still close enough to go in for a day trip. We stayed in number 14, which was a top floor room at the end and has a lovely balcony overlooking the beach. Our...More

          3  Thank CojonesUK
          Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni RuinsResponded 22 December 2015

          Dear CojonesUK Jambo from Protea Hotel Mbweni Ruins, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this review. . I am really glad that you had a fantastic time and the TEAM looked after you well. We look forward to host you...More

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          About
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          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$ 144 - US$ 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
          • #4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
          • #4 Family 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 >
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          • 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
          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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