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Warere Town House

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Alice Springs, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Thank TravellingHK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel itself it's located within few minutes walking to the center of the city, typical Zanzibari decoration with big beds and mosquito nets. Good air conditioning and nice bathroom. Friendly stafff with a predisposition to always help you with a big smile.

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Walnut Creek, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would rate Warere average only because we were put in a room in the basement which was very loud AND our mosquito net had a huge hole in it. I am not talking a little rip. I mean a very large hole. The hotel itself is in a great location and the staff are friendly. If we would have... More 

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Thank Jenna H
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was not impressed with this hotel at all. Booked on booking.com because of high rating and was really disappointed once arrived. Double room had mold everywhere including the shower a typical stench which accompanies it and our friend who was traveling with us got a dirty single room size of a walk in closet with non - working shower. Location... More 

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Thank Ivan K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Warere house twice. This is probably a 4 star rating but the value is exceptional. The rooms are reasonably comfortable, spacious. The bathrooms are typical for Africa size. The soap is tiny. Breakfast on the roof is a nice touch. Wifi is decent and available throughout the hotel. Only two criticisms for this value is that it... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $57 - $73 (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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