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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

Very nice place to stay if you want to be close to Stone town, but not in the city. They have big tropical garden and great pool. Rooms are spacious and very well maintained. Staff both on reception and restaurant is nice and helpful. We were there in Feb and we were almost the only guests there but we felt... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

We stayed here our last to days on zanzibar. only a short taxi ride from stone town, great pool, great room.helpful staff. great place to stay if you are goig to the airport too. beach is not the best, but except from that no complaints.

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Thank Tonje S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

One of the rare occasions of seeing a sunset at a Zanzibar beach. Very nice 'villas' offering even air conditioning. Breakfast was great, and the best of all was the very reasonable pricing. Ahsante sana!

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Thank benneLXXXIV
Nairobi Region, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We planned our Zanzibar trip at the last minute for the new year and by this time most hotels were fully booked and those available were very expensive. We stumbled upon Maruhubi. We were a bit worried about it considering it was cheap. We went saying at least we would have a good view as it was right on the... More 

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Dar es Salaam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Stayed there 3 nights over the Christmas period. Great pool overlooking a vista of the Zanzibar straights with beautiful sunsets. A good place at a very good price and is very relaxing and good to just kick back and rest. The restaurant is spacious and the food is good, nothing special, just good served by a fairly attentive staff. Rooms... More 

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Thank Tanzaniain
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Found Maruhubi beach on trip advisor. Looked great since it had wifi, a pool, and was close to stone town which meant that transport was going to be easy. Was nervous before we got there since there wasn't alot of information on the internet. But boy was it worth it. The view from the villas is breathtaking. The food was... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This is the first Hotel i stayed in, with my friends in Zanzibar. good location, not too far from Stone Town or the Ferry. Located right by the beach, not the best beach in Zanzibar but still it still came with a very good view! great place to watch the sunsets. The hotels manager, "Juma" is a very friendly and... More 

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Mangawhai, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We stayed at Maruhubi for 2 nights. It was okay, it had very lovely gardens and a nice pool, it but wasn't selling beer (we had to trek next door) and our room was in the back next to the mozzie-tastic tidal creek. The food was very good though and I appreciated the waiter chasing away all the manky stray... More 

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Thank Keasrule
London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Originally booked to stay here through a hotel portal (not sure if I can name it on here) for 5 nights and paid a deposit. Cancellation policy according to the portal was 'contact the hotel directly'. Giving at least 2 weeks notice, I changed my booking at Maruhubi from 5 nights to one, contacting Maruhubi directly as per the insturctions.... More 

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Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

When we flew in to Zanzibar Island, we asked our cab driver to take us somewhere close to Stonetown but still nice because we were only stying one night. He brought us to Maruhubi Beach Villas and since this was in February, the tourist traffic was insanely quiet. I think we were the only ones there. We immediately fell in... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maruhubi Beach Villas is situated on the seafront, five minutes north of Stone Town, between the Maruhubi Palace Grounds and the tropical gardens of Mtoni Marine Centre. Maruhubi is ideally located for exploring Stone Town, whilst having the peace and beauty of a beach location.The six stone-built villas have large verandas, which overlook Mtoni beach, all with excellent sea views. Each villa has two air-conditioned double bedrooms with en suite shower, toilet and basin. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maruhubi Beach Villas

Address: P.O. Box 3088, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: $54 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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