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Hurumzistreet | P.O. Box 1117, Stone Town, Tanzania
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Clove Hotel
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Ranked #5 of 27 Stone Town B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Benasque, Aragón, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel is located in the very center of Stone Town, with very clean and confortable rooms and a wonderful terrace to have breakfast and relax. Special thanks to all the helpful staff after Precision Air messed up with our luggage (be aware of them!). Great place to stay, thank you again!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a big hotel but it does not feel impersonal. The staff are friendly and generally quite helpful. The rooms are tastefully decorated. The beds are huge and very comfortable which gives a touch of luxury to a mid-range place. The bathrooms let the place down a bit. We have stayed twice and the second bathroom had drainage problems... More 

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here at the beginning of september. The hotel is in the best position in the city. Stonetown for the first days can look like a labirynth but then it s easy to go around. During the day you can find the market and you can go around the narrow streets and also visit the old fort and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Clove hotel has a perfect location right in the center of Stone Town. The room we stayed at was pretty decent and had everything that we needed. Further, the staff are all helpful, breakfast is good and the price is OK. We recommend other travellers to stay at Clove hotel when visiting Stone Town.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We benefited from the special deal on TripAdvisor and were happy with our one night stay for the price we paid. The hotel is well-located in Stone Town, only a few steps from the waterfront, the Jozani Gardens (nightly food markets) and the main shopping streets. Service from the staff was decent although nothing extraordinary. Our room on the first... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We needed a place close to the ferry and this hotel had the perfect location. It is indeed no more than 5 minutes from the ferry station which is very handy if you are arriving or leaving Stone Town by ferry. Staff was extremely nice. They helped us with our bags ( no lift, so carrying a suitcase to the... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The staff was very nice and accommodating. Rooms on the smaller side. Bathroom could use a facelift. Shower was warm since I remembered to turn on the hot water heater. The only off putting thing was one of the water glasses had some dried black matter in the bottom. This is why I always throw in a acrylic wine glass... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Simple but very clean comfortable rooms. The rooftop cafe is a nice place to relax at sunset and the location is great. All the staff was very helpful and friendly. We only stayed one night but would happily have stayed longer.

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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The best thing about this place is the location. It is central, and easy walking distance to the ferry and all of Stone Town. The local staff were friendly, though a few of them had difficulty communicating in English. Breakfast was bland but consisted of the usual fruit, bread, instant coffee eggs, and margarine. The rooms themselves are comfortable, but... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This was my second visit to the Clove, and it is now under new management. They have made some very nice changes and it is an even better place to stay. The new manager is extremely helpful and replied to all my e-mails, the staff are wonderful (some of them were there before and it was lovely to see them... More 

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Address: Hurumzistreet | P.O. Box 1117, Stone Town, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Stone Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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