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Zanzibar Lodge

Mkunazini street | Opossite to Crdb Bank at Right Hand Side, Stone Town 1405, Tanzania
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Ranked #18 of 29 Stone Town B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed with Tausi at Zanzibar Lodge in April 2013 and have been meaning to post a review ever since. It's extremely hard to find affordable accommodation in Stone Town, and the Lodge was affordable and very pleasant. We had a private room with air-con and breakfast every morning (at whatever time we needed). The staff really put the Lodge... More

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Tausi O, Owner at Zanzibar Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks all our valuable guest who stayed with us and left a nice reviews for my lodge... I really appriciate your presence and time ..that give me more energy that woman can do better if have possibility... Be blessed all Tausi More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

When you arrive to zanzibar from the continent, you discover higher prices for everything. Especially for accomodation. Zanzibar Lodge is a cosy place for the low price. I fell in love with terrace on the roof of this hotel - nice panoramic views to the sea, to Stonetown, scream of children in the school, light noise from the streets and... More

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cape town
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

Thanks to Tausi who own this lodge and she was very helpful and very friendly. Me and my family we was very fine and happy here. Very near to market , shopping and slave market. we hope to recommend this lodge to another guests.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Zanzibar accommodation is more expensive than mainland Tanzania (and over-priced for what you get) but that said, Tausi has created a lovely place to stay in the middle of all the action (close to Darajani market) and she and her staff member Aly at there to help you with whatever you need. I was a single traveler and stayed in... More

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

If you are looking for a cheap place to stay in expensive Stonetown / Zanzibar this cheap budget place might be a place for you to stay. Everything is extremely basic, but you pay considerable less here than in other places in Stonetown. You are in the middle of the city, near the market. So taxi drivers can drop you... More

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Tausi O, Owner at Zanzibar Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks much and welcome again. Kindly Tausi More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Lovely location right in the spear heart of Stone Town so it makes it so much easier to see Stone Town because all is in a walkable distance from where your staying..... The rooms are quite nice,the beds comfortable and the AC was a savior from the HOT,HOT heat!!!!.... oh and yes the staff were extremely helpful in the sense... More

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Also Known As:
Zanzibar Lodge Stone Town
Address: Mkunazini street | Opossite to Crdb Bank at Right Hand Side, Stone Town 1405, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Stone Town
Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites
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Ranked #18 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Stone Town
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Zanzibar Lodge is a woman-run, safe, clean, and comfortable hotel in the heart of Stonetown, Zanzibar. The hostess will make you feel at home at this cozy lodge. A delicious breakfast is provided to help you fuel your day. Air conditioned rooms with a private, en-suite bathroom are available.Zanzibar Lodge is located so close to Zanzibar Ferry that you can walk comfortable to the famous and we are opposite to CRDB Bank at mkunazini street ... more   less 
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