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Stone Town Cafe and Bed & Breakfast

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Kenyatta Road | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this place is excellent. It's not far from Stone Town's major attractions and it sits right on a street that is lively enough to have plenty to do, but calm enough as to overwhelm you. Breakfast is served right off the menu and it's just ok - no WOW factor. I did really love the architecture of... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great...and the service from the one female waitress was exceptional. My daughter wasn't feeling well but the waitress immediately recognising this made a conscious effort to assist us with my daughter leaving the cafe feeling much better. The masala tea and grilled fish are must haves...

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Thank Yuvi Y
Surrey UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Summary: Stayed here for two nights in Stone Town. We were on a budget. This friendly and comfortable place was exactly what we needed and is situated at a great location on the Kenyatta Road, a few minutes walk from the Fordanhi Gardens at the harbour and a couple of minutes walk from the medical centre (which turned out to... More 

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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

I stayed in room number 1 and it had a spacious bedroom, bathroom and dressing room. I was very comfortable and enjoyed the four poster bed with soft pillows and good quality sheets. The décor was simple, clean with all amenities and the staff helpful and charming. I had a huge breakfast, fruit salad, yogurt and muesli and a Spanish... More 

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Heraklion, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

We had the experience of coffee shop (not the accommodation). It is a cozy place for a spiced coffee or/and tea (served in pot). Very good quality and the staff is friendly. Very good stop for a break, to get some local air and touch

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in the cafe on a couple of occasions for Stoney ginger beer or two, the cafe was always busy staff were friendly and it's a great place in the middle of town to get out of the midday sun and watch the world go by. Not sure if they sell alcohol.

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Thank Renoir999
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

A hidden small treasure this is! Very helpful staff, delicious food, a welcoming ora and a place where you do not feel a stranger! The room superbly clean, and so comfortable were the beds - i just wanted to stay in bed for long period of time. This is a place where the smoking sign on the wall - means... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We arrived at this place in the afternoon and it looked completely fine, we were greeted by smiling cleaning staff and nice smell of cleaning products. The room itself seemed fine, it was big. Note that the windows were overlooking a tiny covered patio, not actually outside the building. However when we came back at night to sleep, the problems... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Me and my boyfriend and two friends stayed in the Stone Town Cafe for two nights. At first we were really impressed, the B/B is centrally located, the staff were pleasant, smiling and our rooms were really nice and clean with airconditioning. We stayed in the top floor of the B/B, one room had a balcony and view of the... More 

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Thank Radka J
Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Comfortable and very clean room, helpful staff, the hotel is in the center of town. The restaurant is cute, and there are plenty of other restaurants around the hotel to chose from. I recommend staying at this hotel.

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