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Flamingo Guest House

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Mkunazini Road, Stone Town, Tanzania
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Flamingo Guest House
Ranked #9 of 27 Stone Town B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2010

Our stay at Flamingo was excellent. The feeling was one of the best. You can start your day on the roof top with a free great breakfast , chatting with your new friends. The quiet sharing bathroom room was clean with comfortable beds, mosquito net, a sink, ceiling fan and desk. We highly recommend this place with his smiling staff.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2009

With the Flamingo Guesthouse, there are no suprises; and I like that. there are plenty of place ready to rip you off in Stone Town, but this place is not one of them. You pay 10,000 each and you get a simple, small room with a net, comfy bed and you share the bathroom. Stretch it to 15,000 and you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2009

I got about 20 bites from bed bugs in 1 night in room 13. The people at the front desk didn't sound surprised and eventually agreed to let us move rooms (after pretending that there weren't any others free) but they even said that if i'd told them earlier in the day they could have had the room cleaned and... More 

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singapur
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2008

It's a nice hotel with normal clean rooms. You have no shower and toilet in the room, but it's no problem. breakfast was very good and it's near to places where you can go shopping souvenirs and meet local people. they also have a letterbox, but i don't know whether it works. my postcards aren't in germany yet since i... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2007

I really liked this places. It is small and basic. Rooms vary from singles to 5 bed rooms and aren't as squashed together as some places. All the beds have nets and rooms have fans. There are communal toilets and showers on each floor. Breakfast is included in the price and is served till 9:30am. It includes simple toast, fruit,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2007

The Flamingo Guest House is one of the oldest no-frills guest houses in Stone Town catering mainly for backpackers and other low-budget visitors to Zanzibar. Clean, basic, almost clinical, it is good value for money. It is located in a wide enough (by Zanzibar standards) street called Mkunazini, just behind the old Majestic Cinema, and within walking distance of all... More 

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Additional Information about Flamingo Guest House

Address: Mkunazini Road, Stone Town, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Stone Town
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Flamingo Guest House Hotel Stone Town
Flamingo Guest House Zanzibar/Stone Town

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