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    The Seyyida Hotel & Spa

    Nyumba Ya Moto St | Next to House of Wonder And Palace Museum, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Room & Suite (273)
    Dining (91)
    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good27%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Concierge
    Spa
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 200 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a beautifully restored old building very near the docks in Stonetown. It is mostly quiet with a huge family room on the ground floor (this has people walking past in the alley though, so can be a bit noisier than rest of hotel)....More

    Thank Fiona C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We arrived at The Sayyida to a less than warm greeting. Turned out the receptionist was being trained. The manager an Italian lady shouted hello from the back office and asked for our booking details. She then came out and said the room was being...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    In the heart of stone town, beautiful, quaint, small hotel. The rooms are decorated well and authentic, service is friendly and laid back. Some rooms have sea view but the sunset from roof top restaurant is amazing. Very reasonably priced. Recommended.

    Thank Rahul S
    Response from Seyyida Z, General Manager at The Seyyida Hotel & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Client, Thank you so much for your message. we really appreciate your comment, and we are glad that you enjoy your stay in our Hotel. Welcome again! Gm

    Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

    I don't often take the time to write a review but this hotel is so wonderful and quaint. The rooms are so luxurious with an old world feel. The staff and manager are incredibly friendly and accommodating.

    Thank Connie K
    Response from Seyyida Z, Manager at The Seyyida Hotel & SpaResponded July 6, 2017

    Dear Guest, thank you for your nice comment. We are glad to make happy our guests and we hope to host you once again! Seyyida Staff are waiting for you! Best Regards GM

    Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

    The Seyyida is the only hotel we found in Stone town which doesn't have very dark rooms, which we appreciated very much. The rooms are nice, we had a balcony and a great view of the sunset. The rooftop terrace is nice as well but...More

    Thank Leila S
    Response from Seyyida Z, Manager at The Seyyida Hotel & SpaResponded July 6, 2017

    Dear Guests, Thank you for your choosing Seyyida Hotel & Spa. Every day we do our best to make our guests. If you didn't test the food, you have a good reason for to come back in Seyyida Hotel! We will wait for you! BestRegards...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • $105 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #9 Family Hotel in Stone Town
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
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    • Stone Town
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    Room Tips
    "Avoid the two bedrooms that open into the main rooftop restaurant / dining room."
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    "beautiful ocean view"
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    "Excellent clean room"
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    "Second floor twin room with small balcony with a view of the sea"
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