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Shangani Hotel

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Overview
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
Reviews (62)
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

The room was good size with a balcony, AC and ceiling Fan. Shower pressure was a bit low. Breakfast on their rooftop was good but they could improve the variety of food available. Tea/Coffee making available in the rooms as well as a fridge and...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

This hotel is near the Memories of Zanzibar, the location is perfect, the top open restaurant is very quiet and they offer good meals and breakfast. The rooms have the sultan beds which are very comfortable indeed. at a very affordable price you get all...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Shangani was an average hotel with a price range of 40$ to 60$ for single rooms and 50$ to 70$ for double rooms depending on the season, but with an excellent location right in the Historical Shangani and Kenyatta road of the old Stonetown. Now...More

Thank Evan F
Response from Zahirabbas M, General Manager at Shangani HotelResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Evan , I am the new GM in Shangani Hotel , Summer Shen . Very Glad to hear so many advises and suggestions from you and thanks so much to write so true things to us . I am sorry to give you so...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Is opposite to postal areas and close to many places Cleaned is just average, the price is okay and breakfast is simple Not good for dinner or lunch Have no good view Shangani hotel is one of the old hotel and the services is just...More

Thank Glory K
Response from Zahirabbas M, Manager at Shangani HotelResponded 7 November 2017

Hello Glory, Greetings from Zanzibar! Thank you very much for taking your time to review your recent stay with us. We are very happy to have an opportunity to serve you at our Hotel it was a joy and great pleasure. Thank you once again...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The hotel has a great location but the rooms are average. The aircon is very noisy and not sure it even did anything. The fan did a better job. The bed was pretty hard and made for a short person and I am just 5’10....More

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Response from Zahirabbas M, Manager at Shangani HotelResponded 11 October 2017

Dear Luke, Greetings from Shangani Hotel! Thank you very much for your time to review our hotel on your recent stay. We sincerely apologize for the inconviniences caused. All our rooms are equipped with powerful window AC where guests can manually regulate the temperature. We...More

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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
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$ 38 - US$ 78 (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
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$ 38 - US$ 78 (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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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (2)
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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
4 days ago
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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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