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“Indulgence”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Mbweni Ruins

Mbweni Ruins
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Zanzibar
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Indulgence”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2013

Do you want something different far from your home? relieving from stress and depression? Mbweni Ruins is among of the best place environmentally preserved, sorrounded by botanical gardens, old buildings (ruins), and ocean. I feel so relaxed when visiting Mbweni ruins

Visited February 2013
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Good food in nice beachfront restaurant”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2013

We had the best the best food here during our 3 day stay near Stone Town.Recommendation is the grilled lobster.Go for it.

Visited January 2013
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toronto
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63 reviews
30 attraction reviews
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“Interesting”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2012

Mbweni Ruins are the remains of a 19th century residential school. We had to kill some time after our return from Chumbe Island before we went to the airport, so we had fun poking around the ruins. We also had a decent lunch at the restaurant next door.

Visited August 2012
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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102 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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“Lovely time”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2012

Really enjoyed the quiet pace at Mweni Ruins, yet close enough to Stonetown to go for dinner or an outting. Had a lovely dhow trip arranged by the hotel, would have only been improved by some wine and snacks on the dhow- bring your own, if you go out.

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California
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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“Atmospheric”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2012

Atmospheric ruins in a beautiful garden setting. Well worth an afternoon wandering through the ruins and garden, then down to the beach or the hotel deck restaurant that is located next door.

Visited May 2012
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