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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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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a booking mix up but the staff were fantastic at finding us somewhere to stay for 1 of the nights. The room is lovely, great bathroom, clean and hot showers. There is aircon and wifi in the rooms and the mosquito nets are the box variety so you have plenty of space in bed. Breakfast is a great... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The stone tone cafe is one of the few places we always go in stone town for breakfast , they are very welcoming their food is clean, tasty with a good price . The only thing is they are a bit slow but I guess I shouldn't complain since their food is very Reasonable compared to many cafes in stone... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Beautiful room, friendly staff and excellent location all for a reasonable price, what more can you ask for? Located on Kenyatta road literally 2 minutes from the post office and a 5 minute walk to the coastline, it probably is one of the most central locations in town. Highly recommended!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I recently spent four nights here on the recommendation of a friend, and was so grateful to him. Not only are the rooms comfortable and clean, many with terraces, but the cafe is a center of daily life in Stone Town and just sitting there people watching with a pot of coffee is a wonderful way to pass the time.... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, カナダ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We didn't stay there since if was full, but we tried their restaurant and it was delicious! very fresh! Their mint salad and grilled eggplants were great! Very good middle eastern food. Would got back.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

IT IS A B+B HOTEL, on one of the main roads of Stonetown. The rooms are very spaciious. I had room 5 this time. Furnished in the Zanzibary style. Breakfast is each morning from the cafe downstairs and you can choose from the menu which has a varied assortment....I recommend the pancakes with banana and maple syrup!! The staff are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Stone town caffe not sure about the rooms never been but the caffe mmmm. Must stop by here when I visit Zanzibar - spice tea and dates cake wooop! Had lunch here the first time it was good. Friendly staff - and pleasant breeze; ill be back for sure!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Great B&B in the heart of Stone Town, and eating breakfast in their outdoor cafe every morning was lovely. Breakfast quality was excellent and diverse, and the rooms were spacious and clean with a very robust satellite TV subscription and powerful A/C. Service was top notch. Our group left very satisfied. I would stay here again in a heartbeat next... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

I stay here every year en route to my favourite dive spot of Pemba. Stone town cafe is absolutely perfect. It's a 6 room Zanzibari house with the best cafe in Zanzibar attached. It's owned and managed by an Australian Lady called Judy and her Zanzibar husband Massoud. I've stayed so often and chatted to them often- and teeny are... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

A pot of coffee enough for two is still a great choice when in this cafe. It is hot and maybe a bit crowded inside, and outside can be a bit too hot during the day, but generally it is very pleasant and the service is nice.

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