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Zanzibar Coffee House

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Mkunazini 1563/64, Stone Town, Tanzania
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aalborg, Denmark
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really Nice place to stay:) Really goood coffee, and so friendly staff:) I hafe Been to Zanzibar a couple off times and I always go visit the coffee house, it is always a pleasure. My best recommendations ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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Iringa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Before coming to Zanzibar Coffee House, I has spent 2 evenings at Tembo Hotel. After leaving, I spent 4 days at Kendwa Rocks Beach House and Zanzibar Coffee House was by far my favorite place. Zanzibar Coffee house is in the middle of Stone Town, so if you are not familiar with its location, it can be difficult to find.... More 

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Dakar, Senegal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great stay. Zanzibar Coffee House is a boutique hotel in the middle of Stone Town. Great location, tastefully decorated rooms, good bed, impeccably clean and great service. Manager Salome Siegrist and her staff go out of their way to help. Breakfast at the rooftop was very good.

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room and bathroom was clean. Rooftop has great view. but closing at 10pm is such a pity. Thank you for preparing wine and beer inside. It is located in the stone down so it`s not easy to access at night.

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Arusha, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stay if you want to experience the uniqueness of stone town. Rooms are fairly reasonably priced and have air con, which can be a lifesaver in the Zanzibar heat! Great location and great service! Would definitely go back!

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 20 min walk from the ferry, welcomed by a complimentary coffee. A 2 pm check-in, meant time filled following courteous hosts' site seeing tips. Left luggage at desk and explored. A hot humid day, happy to return to unique, beautiful antique decorated rooms: AC on, linens turned down. Slept great. Woke up to neighboring mosques' early call to prayer.... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's very near a parking lot, so you have a good reference not to get lost in the city. It's next to a school so very early in the morning you can hear the kids playing and shouting. It's very close to all the important spots in Stonetown. The luxury room (3rd floor) is incredible, very big and stylish! The... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

WOW - who would have known behind this beautiful white washed building with magnificent Zanzabari wooden doors such a place existed! A mere 8 accommodations exist here in this beautiful coffee house Cafe for your Arabic fantasy right in the maze of cobbled streets in the heart of Stone Town! Famously friendly local Zanzibari staff will overwhelm you with their... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Fantastic base to explore Stonetown from. The hotel has an old feel to it, but is clean and very well kept. Enjoyable breakfast with an inspiring rooftop setting to watch the sun rise above the island in the morning. And of course โ€“ you need to try the fantastic coffee! Most welcoming staff, and overall the hotel gives you get... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Comfortable and elegant room. Terrific breakfast, with great views over Stone Town. Very friendly staff. Simple, unostentatious, "authentic". The only downside: you need to work out how to get back there when you have finished your explorations. But locals are v happy to help. Great place!

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