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Kenyatta Road Opposite the historic Old Post Office Building, Stone Town, Zanzibar City +25524 Tanzania
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Kenyatta Road Opposite the historic Old Post Office Building, Stone Town, Zanzibar City +25524 Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed here for a couple of nights. Very central is Stone Town, close to all the restuarants, waterfront and the tourist spots. Room was fine, basic, but spotless and friendly staff. Hotel also has a tourist shop in the reception area. Breakfast was ok, nothing...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank OwenM753
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean and comfortable hotel with a good price, in the middle of the stone town and very close to the sandy beach and the airport and port. فندق نظيف ومريح وبسعر جيد في منتصف المدينة الحجرية وبالقرب جداً من الشاطئ الرملي والمطار والميناء

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank tasneemdahab
Reviewed 15 October 2018

A good, middle-of-the range hotel, offering clean rooms, more than capable staff, and a decent buffet breakfast in the terrace restaurant, with sea views in the near distance. The reception can come across as being a little too crowded, given the gift shop that takes...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Zippy-Oz
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for one night on my tour. The room was spacious and had a nice hot shower. There was a ceiling fan and an air conditioner. Breakfast was served on the rooftop and had a great 360 view of the city. One negative...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank ImeldaMario
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at the Shangani hotel. I am traveling on a budget, and took the room without private bathroom. The hotel staff was friendly, helpful, and pleasant at all times! The hotel was clean and very well situated to walk to many...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Description
Shangani Hotel is a town accommodation facility that offers comfort to travelers within the island of Zanzibar City. We are located at a very strategic place along the Kenyatta road whereby anytime clients More can walk in or out . Surrounded with many restaurants , Gemstones shops , Boutique and counter less curios stalls our clients has a variety of choice. Few minutes walking distance to Forodhani Park , Old Fort and the Port . 15 minutes driving distance to airport . Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$ 38 - US$ 81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shangani Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$ 38 - US$ 81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shangani Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
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"Definitely do not choose a hotel room at the front of the hotel, on the main street, which is very loud..."
Zippy-Oz
15 Oct 2018
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"Its good to check out the rooms beforehand as I viewed 3 rooms, 1 of which was a bit small and dark."
682vivienneb
7 Jan 2018
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"The Rooms on the east side are more spacious and the AC working perfectly."
gi7476
22 Dec 2017
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"Do not take the standard rooms - way overpriced!"
evanf954
22 Dec 2017
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