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    Zanzibar Serena Hotel

    Kelele Square, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good30%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “big joe” (20 reviews)
    “indian ocean” (51 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Spa
    Accessible rooms
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 629 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very good place and so authentic and beautiful hotel. We went back to sultan time. People they are really professional and very friendly , specially the man in the reception who is able to speak French, English with a lot of humor..... We spent a...More

    Thank lud2008
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The place is right on the beach our room was on the top floor overlooking the pool and beach the staff were super friendly and remembered everything you like and are always there when needed, one of the best places we have visited yet

    Thank Darren w
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My partner and myself came down to Zanzibar not knowing what to expect, because many things get sold on the net, to our surprise, landed and arrived and such a stunning property. Serena hotel feels like a movie, truly magnificent, beautiful with background sea access....More

    Thank Thabo T
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Zanzibar Serena HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Thabo, Thank you so much for taking time to give feedback about our property. We take great pride in our staff for the excellent services they offer. Indeed it was a pleasure hosting you and we hope you will soon visit again With regards,...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    WOW! This hotel is right on the water and our terrace was the place to be at sunset! Watching the dhows sail by....what a beautiful site. Hotel, room and Staff were all wonderful... buffet was enough...and we enjoyed being close to town. Walking to all...More

    Thank vesperado
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Zanzibar Serena HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review. We are pleased that you liked our services. our location is a great strength as we take pride of being on the beach front and at the same time at the heart of history that Zanzibar is known...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    We wanted to enjoy an evening and night in Stone Town before heading to our resort further up the coast. The Serena served that purpose very well. Its waterfront location allowed us quick and easy access to the market filled with the aroma of delicious...More

    Thank EstherTed
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Zanzibar Serena HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the amazing review. We are very happy to learn that you had very good stay with us on your transition to the resort away from stone town. Yes our location is very convenient for tour of stone town and visit...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$305 - US$461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #4 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • #5 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Zanzibar Serena Hotel Stone Town, Zanzibar Island ,
    • Zanzibar Serena Stone Town
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    Dining (61)
    Hotel & Grounds (286)
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    Christopher O
    20 May 2016|
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    Response from KannanAT | Reviewed this property |
    We made use of private taxi, but you can email them. They are very helpful.
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    yankeegirlSumter_SC
    25 April 2016|
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    Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
    Besides being a safe hotel, the rooms are also equipped with a safe.
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    15 December 2014|
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    Response from SerenaHotels | Property representative |
    Hello there, The pool is only open to the in-house guests. Hope that addresses your question
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