We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Seyyida Hotel & Spa

    Nyumba Ya Moto St | Next to House of Wonder And Palace Museum, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
    Save
    Savings alert: 24% below average rate
    Best prices for your stay
    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$131
          US$93
          Great Deal
          US$131
          Traveller (136)
          Room & Suite (271)
          Dining (91)
          Jafferji House & Spa
          341 reviews
          #12 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Golden Tulip Stonetown Boutique
          125 reviews
          #23 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Asmini Palace Hotel
          66 reviews
          #25 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Maru Maru Hotel
          525 reviews
          #9 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Overview
          • Excellent50%
          • Very good27%
          • Average13%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible4%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Rooftop Bar
          Concierge
          Spa
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Rooftop Terrace
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Private Balcony
          2.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Jafferji House & Spa
          341 reviews
          #12 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Golden Tulip Stonetown Boutique
          125 reviews
          #23 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Asmini Palace Hotel
          66 reviews
          #25 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Maru Maru Hotel
          525 reviews
          #9 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Rooms
          2 Jul3 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$93.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Stone Town hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8a3517bca9d24aa6a092a53b2f26a18a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1550597,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"8a3517bca9d24aa6a092a53b2f26a18a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":131,"lowestMetaPrice":93,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":131,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":131,"lowestMetaPrice":93,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":131,"hotelName":"The Seyyida Hotel & Spa","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjhhMzUxN2JjYTlkMjRhYTZhMDkyYTUzYjJmMjZhMThhIiwiQUlLIjoiNjFiNjY2YWRlMWE1NGJhOGE0OWY4YWU5YTE1YjNkZjAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "02/07/2017", "checkOut": "03/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$93", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"32673232":"Expedia","65769583":"Hotwire","109227079":"HotelsCom2IB","79623771":"CheapTicketsEWS","54293331":"TravelocityEWS","78939723":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (245)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for The Seyyida Hotel & Spa See the most recent reviews

          61 - 65 of 245 reviews

          Reviewed 20 May 2015

          We had a great experience at Seyyida. Although it was low season and the hotel was pretty empty, the rooms were very comfortable, the breakfast was ample, and the staff very helpful. The sunset at the rooftop a "must". hope to be back soon.

          Thank Diogo d
          Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

          We always stay here whenever we visit Zanzibar with family. The rooms are absolutely beautiful and the bed is just heavenly. Worth the price compare to other places. It's located at a convenient place just 5 minutes walk from the jetty and forodhani. The only...More

          Thank zfairy
          Reviewed 8 March 2015

          The hotel is nicely decorated and comfortable. There is one room which is close to a water pump and a bit noisy at night but we asked for another one which was fine from the second night with a small view to the sea. Overall...More

          Thank francesco S
          Reviewed 5 March 2015

          We stayed 2 nights in Stone Town and were looking for a $100-$150 a night hotel since we really splurged on our resort in Nungwi. This place definitely doesn't disappoint. The staff was so incredibly friendly and helpful - they picked us up from the...More

          Thank Melanie E
          Reviewed 2 March 2015

          My husband and I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Seyyida hotel and spa. We were welcomed like family and during our stay in our luxurious room we wanted for nothing as the friendly staff looked after us so well. Definitely somewhere we...More

          Thank Katy8285
          Jafferji House & Spa
          341 reviews
          #12 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Golden Tulip Stonetown Boutique
          125 reviews
          #23 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Asmini Palace Hotel
          66 reviews
          #25 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Maru Maru Hotel
          525 reviews
          #9 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$83 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #9 Family Hotel in Stone Town
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, TripOnline SA, Travelocity, Hotwire, Priceline, Agoda, Jovago.com and Cheap Tickets so you can book your The Seyyida Hotel & Spa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • The Seyyida Hotel Stone Town ,
          • The Seyyida Hotel And Spa ,
          • The Seyyida Hotel & Spa Stone Town, Zanzibar Island
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (136)
          Room & Suite (271)
          Dining (91)
          Pool & Beach (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (159)
          Bathroom (1)
          Nearby
          Zanzibar Palace Hotel
          554 reviews
          .11 km away
           
          Zanzibar Coffee House
          497 reviews
          .24 km away
           
          Mizingani Seafront Hotel
          270 reviews
          .09 km away
           
          Asmini Palace Hotel
          66 reviews
          .04 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Tea House Restaurant
          308 reviews
          .17 km away
          Emerson Spice
          543 reviews
          .19 km away
          Zanzibar Coffee House Cafe
          609 reviews
          .25 km away
          Lukmaan Restaurant
          369 reviews
          .40 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Forodhani Park
          1,066 reviews
          .22 km away
          Darajani Bazaar
          154 reviews
          .40 km away
          Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel)
          335 reviews
          .08 km away
          Christ Church Cathedral
          52 reviews
          .51 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from The Seyyida Hotel & Spa staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "beautiful ocean view"
          Read review
          "Excellent clean room"
          Read review
          "Second floor twin room with small balcony with a view of the sea"
          Read review
          "The area is not amaaaaazing, but the hotel makes up for it."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing