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Manch Lodge Vuga

Shangani Street | Vuga, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one rainy night in Manch lodge. In a double room with bathroom. Friendly staff, though rather uninterested. The rooms are ok. The bathrooms didn't work properly. Good price. Breakfast is ok, nice garden, but because of 'coming rain' we couldn't sit there. If the weather would have been nice, it would have been better. All in all ok,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Manch lodge vuga is in the heart of stonetown , close to walking distance to all things in town . It has a beautiful small outdoor area , rooms are clean and people are friendly . One of the best budget options in town . We only stayed one night however everything we needed we had . They also let... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Manch Lodge is very nice place to stay in Stone Town. The room where we stayed was clean, spacious, with working fan and mosquito nets. The garden is a nice place where to relax and escape from the streets. wifi works in common areas. For breakfast there is juice, instant coffee/tea, fruit, pancake and omelet. Manch Lodge is located well,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

In the hub of all Stone Town’s goings-on; walking distance to sunset drinks, markets, bars and clubs. Budget accom, good traveller cross-section, fantastic location, and a friendly team (Godfrey, Sofya and Juma are great). Private room (good size) with ensuite (hand-held shower over toilet) is about $USD30/night, but be sure to request one with an outside-facing window (internal rooms are... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Jambo House for a couple nights before coming here, but I have enjoyed Manch Lodge more. The staff is really really great. They had no problem showing us to our room before we could go to the ATM to get money out. They also helped us arrange a scooter for the day, which worked out great! I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

Me and my friend stayed her over one night and I quite liked it. We stayed in a private 2 bed room with shared bathroom. It's clean and comfortable. The staff is friendly and helpful. The WiFi works pretty good. Only thing I wish was better is the shower. Almost no pressure. But over all its a nice spot 😊

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

This is my first visiting to Zanzibar Stone Town. I found Manch lodge by word. I get a room with bathroom in (Some rooms doesn't has also they offer a dorm room with 15-20 can sleep) . The room has mini refregirator , feeling fan and A/C (for aircon they asked extra 5$). I didn't get A/C , ceeling fan... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I had been living in Tanzania for about a month when I visited Zanzibar with a group of about 18 other people. We had not made hotel accommodations for Stone Town and many places were closed or trying to charge us a lot. The place had everything we needed--nice cheap rooms, breakfast in the mornings, even wifi! The owners grandson... More 

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Golden, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

A well-run, European-style hostel, conveniently located in Stone Town. Clean rooms, a spacious and comfortable outdoor lounge (great for meeting other travelers) and friendly, helpful staff who can assist with booking tours and shared transportation to toerh parts of the island. Less than ten minutes' walk from anywhere in Stonetown. It's difficult to find the first time (as are most... More 

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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This place is a gem hidden in the middle of the Stone Town. The place is very quite and a good way to experience the feel of the the historic town. Five minutes walk from Forodhani gardens and darajani market. The place is also very budget considering that you are staying in the Stone Town. I paid 24,000 Shillings per... More 

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Address: Shangani Street | Vuga, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Manch Lodge Vuga Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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