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St. Monica's Lodge

New Mkunazini Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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12/3/2017 12/4/2017
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
Mar 1, 2016
“A Jewel in the heart of Stone Town, Zanzibar”
Jan 8, 2016
“wonderful”
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
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Fitness center
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Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful week at St. Monica's Lodge/Hostel. Everyone there is friendly and helpful. I felt very much at home the whole time. Breakfast is included in the rates. The hostel is in a building where the nuns resided. The rooms are well ventilated...More

Thank fidelisblue
Reviewed January 8, 2016

I stayed in this lodge a few years ago and really enjoyed the experience. the room was fantastic with a mosquito net fully covering the bed and with working air conditioning. the staff were lovely and friendly. we had a great stay and will definitely...More

Thank Juliette A
Reviewed November 21, 2015

The rooms of St Monica are okay and good value for the inexpensive price. What really stood out was the insightful tour to the adjacent slave market with lot of background info about the slave trade history of Zanzibar. Highly recommended!

Thank lisa187337
Reviewed July 13, 2015

I stayed here in 2011 so when we decided to return this year, I thought it would be nice to return. The building and surrounding area is incredibly picturesque and I had a very enjoyable stay on my previous trip. However, this time, I was...More

1  Thank Natasha P
Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

St Monica's is attached to the anglican cathedral & old slave market. Basic clean safe accommodation in heart of stone town. Check the room you are getting as they vary. Some have en suite & air con. V handy for nearby market which is an...More

3  Thank Alanlhargrave
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  • Top amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
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  • Price range
  • $22 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 16
  • Location
  • Tanzania >
  • Zanzibar Archipelago >
  • Zanzibar Island >
  • Zanzibar City >
  • Stone Town
  • Also Known As
  • St. Monica Hotel Stone Town ,
  • St. Monica's Lodge Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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"The rooms in the back over the slave quarters are very quiet. You do need to have the tours come through all..."
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"Room 5 was very big, air conditioning worked well, all in all fine. The call to prayer at 5am slightly..."
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"Upstairsthe WIFI is better"
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"Why not make this a base from which to explore the island and Hire a motorcycle or Car from Ali Keys. We..."
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