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    Emerson Spice

    Tharia Street, Kiponda, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good11%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Concierge
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 446 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I cannot possibly say enough great things about Emerson spice. It is a stunning hotel. They have thought of every detail from the design, to the decor, the staff, the rooms. Prior to our stay I had several logistic questions. Russell (the Manager) is fantastic....More

    Thank jaymelh
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Staying at the Emerson spice is like going back in time. You truly feel as if you are staying in stone town as it was years ago, but you are also getting all the modern amenities. Air conditioning goes a long way after a full...More

    Thank TanSlacks
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Emerson Spice is something out of a dream. The rooms are impeccably maintained, the staff professional and exceptionally helpful, and the views, unlike anything you've seen before. Watching the sunrise over the town from my balcony was a vision that defined my experience in this...More

    Thank Naguchi
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is an amazing place to stay. The building is beautifully restored and the rooms are very comfortable. The staff is very professional and friendly. Don't miss their rooftop restaurant with the best food in town! Highly recommended!

    Thank Joep K
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I stayed here for two nights as part of our Zanzibar trip for our honeymoon. The hotel layout and architecture is amazing, with interesting doorways and decorations that match the Stonetown vibe perfectly. We stayed in the "Kate" room which had two...More

    Thank Emilio S
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $175 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #5 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Emerson Spice Hotel Stone Town ,
    • Emerson Spice Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Questions & Answers
    Gunjan G
    May 26, 2017|
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    Response from 8,340 | Reviewed this property |
    I think there are no public beaches in Stone Town
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    Gunjan G
    May 26, 2017|
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    Response from ejgCalifornia | Reviewed this property |
    Emerson spice is in stone town so I would not consider it a beach hotel. There is no pool. You can go later to the beach--but you should definitely spend a day or two in Stonetown
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    Duncan T
    September 12, 2016|
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    Response from Spice_management_1 | Property representative |
    Dear Duncan, Thanks for your interest in Emerson Spice. Although we have good Wi-fi throughout the Hotel & Garden, Emerson Spice is a Boutique Hotel in an 18th Century Merchants House in the heart of the old town, and... More
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    Room Tips
    "Take a walking tour of Stone town. The history was wonderful to learn about and should not be missed."
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    "We had the Kate room which was great for a couple"
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    "I sat in the restaurant, but I think rooms on the second floor are quieter and especially the ones opposite..."
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    "The Kate. Even if you have to pay more, its worth every penny."
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