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Warere Town House

Behind Cine Afrique, Stone Town, Tanzania
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Geraldton, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bit hard to find, but a little gem once there. Rooms were comfortable, air con good, and pretty and peaceful balcony. The rooftop restaurant/ bar was great, nice breakfasts and an honour fridge for beers, help yourself and make a note of how many you have and pay next day! The Scandinavian lass on the front desk was very friendly,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
25 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two nights at Warere over the weekend of Sauti za Busara, and thought it was excellent. Good location around 10 minutes walk from the Old Fort and House of Wonders, allowing a nice quiet sleep away from the hustle and bustle followed by a short (and safe) stroll into town the following day. The staff were always helpful,... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were received with fresh ginger lemonade and wet towels to get off the first dirt after the ferry ride (desperately needed :) ). Really cute and clean place (rooms are a bit small but we did not mind), wonderful cinnamon soap and really helpful staff. Dinner seemed overprized so we did not eat there...

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Daughter and myself stayed here for three nights . Staff couldn't be more helpful and rooms clean and beds comfortable . It was very reasonably priced and close to everything . We found people in Zanzibar as everywhere else great and felt safe . It's a top tourist spot and plenty see . Safari blue island trip is great value... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just had one night here before moving onto our next destination. A 2 minute walk to the Ferry Terminal and just 5-10 minute walk to get into Stone Town, so a super handy location! Not sure how I would feel walking through here late at night though. The place was clean and well maintained, the rooms had everything we... More 

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53 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Wonderful place that takes great care of travellers - have thought about all needs travellers might have. Rood top terrace is wonderful, rooms are cozy, beds are king size - my single room had a triple bed. staff was very friendly, breakfast was hearty. It so happened that i got sick while there and the staff took such good care... More 

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Warere, General Manager at Warere Town House, responded to this review

Dear Nocturne27p, Thank you for your lovely review! Our staff pride themselves in being helpful and friendly, and I am glad they helped you recover from your bout of illness. Just a note, our single rooms have only one bed, you must have been in one of our balcony rooms, which we can arrange for single/double/triple/quad. Thank you for staying... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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55 reviews 55 reviews
35 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Warere continues to justify it's warm reviews and did not disappoint and certainly 'did what it says on the tin'. It is a charming little hotel and although some small iniquities such as an extra bed in the room or an awkwardly added bathroom do make it cramped and hot, it is well located and well kept, not to mention... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

This is a super little guest house, ideally located on the edge of Stone Town and very close to the ferry port. Great value for money, if you are on a budget. Rooms are fairly basic, but comfortable and clean. Breakfast on the roof top terrace good. No AC but fairly efficient roof fans. Staff are very helpful. They arranged... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

While I was traveling in Northern Tanzania in October-November 2014, quite some people recommended me this place to stay in Zanzibar. I trusted their recommendations and decided to book the place. Oh my, I was really impressed! When I got off a ferry from Dar, the ferry port in Zanzibar looked to me like a total chaos and I didn't... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

My partner and I spent a night at Warere. We were picked up from the ferry site and walked to the hotel. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. We were given some juice and some wet towels to freshen up. The rooms were clean and the service was good as well. I would go back there once I am... More 

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Address: Behind Cine Afrique, Stone Town, Tanzania
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Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Stone Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Warere Town House Hotel Stone Town
Warere Town House Zanzibar/Stone Town
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Stone Town
#6 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#10 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town

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