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    Kisiwa House

    572 Baghani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    • Excellent57%
    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed at Kasiwa House, along with our daughter and her partner in 2 Junior Suites. Our room was very comfortable but theirs was very dark and the lighting was not so good. We found the staff were very helpful and the breakfast was great....More

    Thank sognoCortona
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We were directed to this stone town hotel, by its sister hotel in paje (south east coast of Zanzibar) We had decided to spend three nights inthe old town of Zanzibar, called the stone town after having read about its magnificient history, it was the...More

    Thank himidmansoor
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was the last night of our holiday and Kisiwa House was a good base for our holiday. There are quite steep stairs. The room was very nice. Food in the top floor restaurant was good, not amazing, and the atmosphere in the restaurant was...More

    Thank peterca20
    Response from Kisiwa o, Resident Manager at Kisiwa HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest Thankyou for the sharing this favourable review with the trip advisor community ,we are happy that you found our hotels convinient location to be a good base for your stay inthe stone town and we hope you will stay with us again, thankyou...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I booked a big suite directly with the hotel. I was very excited given that the hotel look great. We were extremely disappointed when we arrived and they have messed up our reservation and we had no room after a long trip. They took more...More

    1  Thank Daniela V
    Response from Kisiwa o, Resident Manager at Kisiwa HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest On behalf of my team and myself I apologise for the miscommunication between yourselfs and our reservations team that caused the unfortunate incident,the hotel we moved you to is highly ranked inthe stone town and well recommended and whenever such incidents do happen...More

    Reviewed October 27, 2017

    Initially I've planned to stay at Kisiwa House for 1 night only but then decided to extend my stay there for 1 more day. It was a good choice and I didn't regret it. And now step by step... As my flight arrived in the...More

    Thank S P
    Response from Kisiwa o, Resident Manager at Kisiwa HouseResponded October 29, 2017

    Dear Guest Thankyou very much for the very good review.We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you will stay. Ahsante sana Akida

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $88 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Kisiwa House Hotel Stone Town ,
    • Kisiwa House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Jennifer R
    June 26, 2017|
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    Response from Travis B | Reviewed this property |
    I had them meet us at the ferry terminal in Stone Town to drive us to their location. Just e-mail them directly, they are usually very responsive. The beauty (and frustration) of Stone Town is the winding narrow... More
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    Mike R
    August 5, 2016|
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    Response from Kisiwa o | Property representative |
    Dear Mike, Greetings from Kisiwa House, Thank you for choosing us. We do have availability in our all rooms categories on the requested dates. We can accommodate them in the same room in Sulaima Senior Suite, our rooms... More
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    September 12, 2014|
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    Response from Lindy M | Reviewed this property |
    No, I wouldn't recommend it. The stairs are steep and there is no lift.
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    "all the rooms are the same"
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    "accessible to all places of interest in Zanzibar. Secure, quiet and best breakfast terrace"
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    "We had 2 rooms, in 2 different areas of the hotel and both were great. My guess is that all rooms are great."
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    "Don't book the suite. Go for the ordinary rooms."
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