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Warere Town House

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Warere is a nice place to stay and an excellent value. Rooms are tiny, but good- had a fan, A/C, and private bathroom. Staff was welcoming and helpful. Breakfast is good, but not a lot of options. Our biggest frustration was parking. Warere advertises that there is parking available and no need for pre-arrangement, but that's lie. We rented a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started off my time in Zanzibar here and was glad that my transfer was arranged and a nice room greeted me upon arrival. Comfy bed, good shower and excellent breakfast on the room terrace. It’s a bit of a walk to Stone Town old centre and it’s a challenge to find again thanks to the labyrinth surrounding it, but I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is truly a deep generosity and warmth at Warere! Location: The house is literally a 5-7minute walk from the ferry port or a 10-15min drive from the airport. You walk along the main road past the round about and turn into a feeder road on your right. You'll first encounter Princess Salme Inn, walk past and see a path... More 

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Albury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here on arrival in Zanzibar for two nights as a family of 5. Staff were very welcoming and helpful. A driver was prearranged to collect us airport by Warere's. Rooms were great, clean, tidy and made up each day. Staff gladly assisted us with arranging a tour of Stone Town and Prison (turtle) Island and also a driver... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

I have mixed emotions about this place. Firstly, the good. It is quite an affordable place to stay. The breakfast was good (go for the pancakes). The roof terrace, with the variety of beers and the honesty box was a nice touch. It was clean. Unfortunately, there were one too many things that weren't good enough. Firstly, there is no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed at Warere for two nights. Nice guesthouse and a good budget / mid range option in Stone town. Rooms and communal areas are nicely done with Zanzibar style furniture and antiques (though it's not quite as pristine as the website makes out). Comfy beds and decent breakfast. Staff were helpful and could organise tours etc although the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Lovely room, good service from staff. Hotel was 10 mins walk from all major attractions and there were sea glimpses from the rooftop restaurant. Was a bit noisy though with prayer chanting frequently, but that would be the same anywhere in Stone Town

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

The service is incredible at this place, the staff is always happy and helpful. Breakfast is served on the rooftop and is freshly made. The room was spotless, spacious and well decorated. The patio adjacent to the room is a nice touch to sit outside and read.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

My wife and I stayed in Warere Town House for three nights to explore Stone Town and the sights. The accommodation was basic, but very clean, had AC, as well as a tidy bathroom. The staff were great, especially Musa and Restuta who took care of us very well. The breakfast crew were also great and it was delicious every... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

it labels itself as a low budget guest house, but in fact they can compete with five star hotels regarding their service. Rooms are small but very nice. Bed is superb and the bathroom is nice. The ceiling ventilator is a bit noisy, but AC is really quiet. You don't need more beeing ouside the whole day. They really excell... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Warere Town House is one of the oldest hotels in Stone Town providing authentic, affordable accommodation for over 30 years. We are a small, family run hotel that prides itself on making your stay on our spice island memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Warere Town House

Address: Mizingani Rd, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 00100, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: $48 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Warere Town House Hotel Stone Town
Warere Town House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Stone Town
#7 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#9 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
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