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    House of Spices

    Kiponda Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 1912, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor0%
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    “dressing room” (2 reviews)
    “local coffee” (2 reviews)
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    Reviewed September 28, 2017

    This cosy home-like hotel is situated in the heart of Stone Town. Absolutely adored it's vibrant interiors and exotic charm. The rooms are clean, the dressing room is large, and the breakfast is pretty good. It does get a bit noisy quite early in the...More

    Thank chandknee
    Reviewed July 16, 2017

    Great location in Stone Town; beautifully decorated - the owners are collectors of exquisite items and these are used throughout the place, and set off the beautiful blue and green walls; friendly staff. I had one of the rooms (Ginger) with attached bathroom (there are...More

    Thank MareeBangkok
    Reviewed July 8, 2017

    We loved our stay in House of Spices. The owner greeted us on arrival and was so welcoming and friendly. The rooms were spotlessly clean. The food at breakfast was good. We especially appreciated the very early morning pastries and coffee left out for us...More

    Thank Edmonstone
    Reviewed April 20, 2017

    Its a very small hotel in the heart of Stone Town. The decor of the hotel is fantastic and the smell of spices is evident when you walk in to the reception area. We had the kings suite which was very spacious and one of...More

    Thank Karen A
    Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay at this lovely place. Again an old Zanzibar house converted to a hotel. It is small one with only 4 rooms aptly named after different spices. The interiors are beautiful with Arabic feel to it. Overall the service and the breakfast...More

    Thank ChayanikaMalik
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • $77 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
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    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • House Of Spices Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Room Tips
    "room Chilli has a little sitting room as well as the bedroom and ensuite"
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    "Book one of the 2 rooms with en-suite, the other 3 have the same shared bathroom"
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    "Wifi is a little sketchy so don't rely on doing too much on it!"
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    "Ask for the room called Chili"
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