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Zanzibar Hotels in Stone Town

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Just outside Stone Town:

Top Range:

Mbweni Ruins Hotel
A charming hotel on the west coast of Zanzibar on the beach, just 10 minutes south of Stone Town and close to the Airport. The hotel runs a free shuttle bus to and from town several times a day, so this is perfect for visiting the shops and bustle of Zanzibar and then returning for a swim in the afternoon, and relaxing over a romantic dinner at the Raintree Restaurant.
A recent addition is the Mangrove Bar, where you can enjoy a sundowner with the perfect view.

Veranda  Mbweni sunset

Breakfast  Mbweni beach

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Mtoni Marine Centre
Hotel on the west coast of Zanzibar on the beach, just north of Stone Town which has a variety of attractive and moderately priced rooms. There is a first-class restaurant and a lively bar. The beach is pleasant and there is also a nice swimming pool. It takes 5 minutes to get to town by taxi or dalla-dalla.

Mtoni sunset  Palm court room

Restaurant  Garden at Mtoni

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Stone Town Centre

Top Range:

Emerson's & Green is in a restored historic building which is full of character. Each of the 10 rooms is different, and all are beautifully appointed in the old style with modern innovations by the eclectic and eccentric owners. The famous Towertop Restaurant with delicious zanzibari cuisine has views of the town, harbour and sunset. There is also the Kidude cafe restaurant on the ground floor, for lighter meals and snacks.
Contact: emersongreen@zitec.org Tel +255 (0)777 423 266 Fax +255 (0)777 429 266

Tower Top Restaurant  Pavilion Suite, Emerson's

Emerson's Suite  Kidude cafe

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Tembo House HotelTembo House bedroom
is strategically situated on the beach in Shangani. It is in a restored house which was the American Consulate in 1834 and was taken over by the traders Cowasjee Dinshaw in 1884. It is light and airy with its pleasant Bahari Restaurant which has its own seafront veranda.
The rooms are spacious and decorated in Oriental and Zanzibari style with antique furniture. Each room has AC, telephone, mini-bar, multi-channel television and en-suite bathroom. There is a swimming pool and also a business conference room. There is a souvenir shop. .Marine sports and picnics can be arranged for you by the friendly reception staff. No alcohol is served.
Contact: tembo@zitec.org Tel +255 (0)24 223 3005 Fax +255 (0)24 223 3777
 

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Zanzibar Serena Inn
Zanzibar Serena bedroom
is in the restored Extelcoms House, beautifully situated on the waterfront at Shangani. The rooms are comfortable with all the amenities. There is a swimming pool and a business centre. There is a restaurant and bar.
Contact: reservations@serena.co.tz Tel: +255 (0)24 250 4153 Fax: +255 (0)24 250 4155

 

 

 

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Chavda Hotel
Chavda HotelLocated in the centre of Stone Town, overlooking the Roman Catholic Cathedral, this comfortable 16 room hotel is easy to find and well-lit at night. It is a good option for budget travellers. This is a family-run hotel and is always well maintained and tidy. It has an attractive entrance with oriental lamps and beautiful wood carved doors. There’s a new bar situated on the rooftop where you can enjoy the views over the rooftops of Stone Town while you enjoy sundowners. Breakfast is served in the restaurant a floor down. The building was originally owned by a wealthy Indian family, who spared no expense in the construction and decoration. Most of the fittings were imported from India. The en-suite bedrooms are decorated simply with good reproduction Zanzibari furniture and have all the modern conveniences - air conditioner, mini-bar fridge, safe and satellite television.
Contact: chavda@zanzinet.com Tel +255 (0)24 223 2115 Fax +255 (0)24 223 1931

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Dhow Palace Hotel
Dhow Palace Hotel
This hotel is situated just off Kenyatta Road in the heart of Zanzibar's historic Stone Town, where East meets West. The hotel lounge has an impressive selection of antique ornaments and furniture, and adds to the relaxed ambience. All rooms have large balconies overlooking the swimming pool or the cool central courtyard.
Contact: dhowpalace@zanlink.com Tel +255 (0)24 223 3012/2230304 Fax +255 (0)24 223 3008

 

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Mazsons Hotel
Mazson's Hotel roomis situated in the Stone Town. Built as a residence by a trader in older times, the building has been a hotel since the 1990s. There are 35 self-contained rooms, with hot & cold water, air-conditioned, telephone, satellite TV, fridge, conference room that can take up to 35 persons, a restaurant and a safe box at the reception. There is a good restaurant, particularly for breakfast and lunch. Alcohol is not served.
Contact: mazsons@zenjcom.com Tel +255 (0)24 223 3694/741340042. Fax +255 (0)24 223 3695

 

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The Hotel InternationalHotel International
is just south of Kiponda St. It is four storey former palace with twenty rooms arranged around a central atrium. Most rooms have bathroom, TV and fridge. There is a restaurant and a bureau de change.
Contact: hotelinternational@hotmail.com Tel +255 (0)24 223 3182

 

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