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Hurumzistreet | P.O. Box 1117, Stone Town, Tanzania
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Ranked #5 of 28 Stone Town B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Lisette and the staff at Clove were very helpful during my short stay in Stone Town. The rooms are clean, have comfy beds and nice ceiling fans. The breakfast on the roof terrace and honor bar were really nice touches. The staff organized my taxi to the airport, made good restaurant recommendations and provided an umbrella to use during a... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We spent three days in this wonderful guesthouse. Situated in the middle of stonetown right next to the house of wonders it offers the most friendly staff you can imagine, nothing is impossible, only miracles may take a while to get processed. You will feel home away from home. Lisette is so helpful in all aspects and really a great... More

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Skanderborg, Danmark
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Ms. Director or Frnt disc (Lisa or Isert ) worst person in the hotel. Watch out if you ar man to speak with her. She´s very complex from men´s. I do not know why??? It is not suitable to work in the tourism, she did not know anything about hospitality The rest of the workers less than Ok. The room... More

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Clovehotel, Owner at Clove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time writing review. We regret that you didn't like it in Clove Hotel. It is indeed a risk which you take if you do your bookings through a tourcompany. Maybe you haven't communicated clearly enough with your tour agent. You told me you expected a room with seaview, but since we are in the middle... More

Nairobi, Kenya
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Stayed at Clove Hotel for two nights in mid-October. Clove Hotel is great value for money - the rooms are basic but nice with decent beds. The roof terrace is again simple but beautiful - great sunset watching and a nice sea view. The staff are all really friendly and go a long way to make you feel at home.... More

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Moscow, Idaho, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We stayed four nights in early Sept. and had a wonderful experience. The room was clean and comfortable and had a balcony (we were on the third floor and didn't have any issues with noise), the staff were all very friendly and helpful, breakfasts were plentiful and tasty. We enjoyed taking breaks or winding down at the end of the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

Spent our first night in Zanzibar at the Clove hotel which was brilliant. Helpful and great staff. Loved the design of the hotel as well and the view from the rooftop terrace was amazing. Breakfast in the morning was great and the rooms were all you needed and good value to have your own bathroom as well. Would recommend this... More

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Hong Kong, China
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69 reviews 69 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We spent two nights at Clove Hotel after 21 nights of safari. It was exactly what we need. Clean, comfortable, central. The staff were exceptionally helpful. Breakfasts on the roof top were fantastic.

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

I recently stayed in the Clove Hotel for two nights and loved it! This place is super cute/clean and the hotel staff are very hospitable and welcoming! The location is amazing and you are walking distance from everything. The owner warned us before booking that our particular room on the first floor could get noisy at night, and she was... More

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Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

At the end of the day if you want a less expensive hotel and still want to be in the town centre then you should also expect to wear earplugs. Yes the place is noisy because guess what, it's in the centre of town so if you want peace and quiet, you'll either have to find somewhere in a suburb... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

I liked this hotel a lot. I stayed there for two nights on my own in a smallish single room. The hotel is in a great Stonetown location, a short walk from many bars and restaurants and right next to the park. There is a nice relaxed rooftop area where you can sit and take breakfast or afternoon evening beers/soft... More

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Address: Hurumzistreet | P.O. Box 1117, Stone Town, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar > Stone Town
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