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    Princess Salme Inn

    Mizingani Road, Malindi | P.O Box 2310, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 255, Tanzania
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          $32
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          Overview
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed May 9, 2017

          Our flight arrived in the morning and the staff was very accommodating towards us checking in early. The room was clean. The breakfast was nice and the roof top terrace had good views. For a budget stay I would definitely recommend Princess Salme Inn!

          Thank Maresa d
          Reviewed March 20, 2017

          We stayed here for just one night, before taking the ferry to Dar es Salaam. The location might seem to be a bit hard to find, yet it is nicely emerged to local area, and is just 5 minutes walk to the ferry port or...More

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          Reviewed February 24, 2017

          This guesthouse is walking distance from the port and with easy access to the old town. It was very easy to communicate with the hotel on email and and the style of the rooms are typical of Zanzibar. And they have AC-thank God! Its also...More

          Thank stian a
          Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

          This simple three floors hostel is very cozy. It's build in an old house Zanzibar style. The rooms have air conditioner and their terrace upstairs is maybe the coziest you will find in this region . Walking distance to the old stone town (about ten...More

          Thank Jørge R
          Reviewed February 6, 2017

          Nice place and helpful staff, fair price. It was clean and the room and the terrace were very nice, we recommend it and would come back. The breakfast is really good and it is well located, close to the main points.

          Thank Pani A
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • $38 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Best Value Hotel in Stone Town
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • Princess Salme Hotel Stone Town ,
          • Princess Salme Inn Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Kawthar K
          do you have air conditions in your rooms
          December 31, 2016|
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          Response from SalmeZanzibar | Property representative |
          Yes, all rooms have good working air conditioners!
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          Pamela P
          do you have airport transfer?
          April 26, 2016|
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          Response from kiranoza26 | Reviewed this property |
          There was a question earlier., they have very good terrace breakfast, efficient WiFi and I liked the Princess Salme Inn old building like heritage building. Kiran OZA
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          riecke
          I stayed at Maru Maru, was great. Does this place have Wi-Fi? How far I it from Maru Maru, the House of Wonders, or the Serena? Thanks.
          April 14, 2016|
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          Response from sadaqa6 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi riecke, Princess salme has wifi its great on the roof kitchen and in some parts of the hotel but was poor in our room. Hostel is near everything and the staff are great.im afraid i dnt know where maru maru is
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          "We stayed in an on-suite room on the third floor."
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          "Make sure it's really en-suite if that's what you book."
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          "I'd recommend a room on the upper floors"
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          "Go for the rooms on the top floor."
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