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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

    Plot number 143/93, Mbweni Street | Kiembe Samakie, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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          US$127
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
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          • Average9%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
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          Reviewed 6 December 2015

          Mbweni Ruins was a lovely, peaceful retreat outside of Stone Town, but still close enough to go in for a day trip. We stayed in number 14, which was a top floor room at the end and has a lovely balcony overlooking the beach. Our...More

          3  Thank CojonesUK
          Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

          Dear CojonesUK Jambo from Protea Hotel Mbweni Ruins, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this review. . I am really glad that you had a fantastic time and the TEAM looked after you well. We look forward to host you...More

          Reviewed 9 November 2015

          I love this place! The stunning views, the wholesome delicious food, the towering and rich flora and fauna... this place is what magic is made of. We had originally come for a one hour lunch meeting, but ended up watching the sun go down sipping...More

          Thank Ouitamata
          Reviewed 31 October 2015

          My friend and I stayed here last month and found the whole experience lovely. We were worried about staying a bit out of Stone Town, but it was really very accessible, either cheaply by taxi or with the free van that the hotel provides several...More

          Thank Lynnda74
          Reviewed 26 October 2015

          great location, impressive mangrove-forest, nice cozy swimming pool, great food, friendly service and all this just 5 minutes outside Stone Town. Ideal for residents who want to spend a lazy Sunday not too far away.More

          Thank Dirk M
          Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

          Dear Dirk M Jambo from Protea Hotel Mbweni Ruins, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this review. . I am really glad that you had a fantastic time and the TEAM looked after you well. We look forward to host...More

          Reviewed 20 October 2015

          I did not wish to stay in Stone Town but wanted to be close. Protea Hotel was ideal as far as distance to ST was concerned. I was more than pleasantly surprised to see how beautiful its location was. I can only describe it as...More

          1  Thank Rami K
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$126 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
          • #4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
          • #4 Family Hotel in Stone Town
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
          • #11 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 13
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          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • Hotel Mbweni Ruins ,
          • Protea Hotel By Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins Stone Town, Zanzibar Island
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          julie-vgaff
          How often does the shuttle run to and from Stone Town, and earliest and latest times? Also, do I understand correctly that the shuttle to and from the airport is $100 US dollars each way? How much would a taxi cost for a trip to or from the airport?
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          julie-vgaff
          I would like to know the earliest and latest shuttle times into Stone Town, and how often it runs. Same as shuttle to and from the airport.
          12 April 2016|
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          Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
          We used the shuttle - I think it runs in and out 3 times a day, at 9:00, 12:00 and 3:00 (ish). The hotel is only 15 minutes from Stonetown, so you can easily grab a taxi in town to go back to the hotel whenever you want.
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          Lynnda74
          Hi, My friend and I are considering staying here but she is worried about accessibility to Stone Town. Can you tell us if the hotel is quite isolated, and how easy it is either to walk or to get transport in to Stone Town? Many thanks
          27 May 2015|
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          Response from Hanlie W | Reviewed this property |
          The Hotel is extremely accessable, in fact they have complimentary taxis twice a day to Stone Town.
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          Room Tips
          "rooms 10 /11/ 12 & 14"
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          "Some rooms have small showers, others have baths."
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          "The rooms closest to the sea have the best views."
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          "Book a room by the jetty"
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