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Zanzibar Coffee House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I really enjoyed my stay at the charming Zanzibar Coffee House. Place is beautifully decorated, rooms are lovely and clean,, staff is super freindly and welcoming and food is excellent. The roof top breakfast restaurant with excellent coffeee is a brilliant way of startin your day inlovely Stone town. Will definately come back soon.

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved everything about the Zanzibar Coffee House, especially breakfast on the rooftop. My room was charmingly cosy, but the rooftop provided the extra lounging space I was after. The location is great - centre of stone town, but is only accessible on foot, so could be difficult if you arrive with suitcases in a taxi. The staff were very...

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

What a brilliant review and we are all simply delighted that you had a memorable holiday with us. We are all looking forward to your next visit. Asante Sana!

Harare Province, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The decor was very tasteful and a pleasure to be in such surroundings.A taste of the Arab world , and the staff were extremely pleasant, helpful and professional. One of the best things was the breakfast room at the top of the building. A louvered room with a verandahs all the way around which provided a panoramic view of the...

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this wonderful review on our staff, food and beverage, and services you encountered throughout your stay. It was fantastic to have you with us and the team really appreciates your kind words. It goes a long way! We look forward to welcoming you back at the Zanzibar Coffee House. Warmest wishes, Saphira

Arusha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Zanzibar Coffee House was a nice place to stay. Staff were very friendly, rooms were individual and interesting, though single was small. The separate bathroom was modern and very clean. Rooftop breakfast was very good. The location was in one of the many side streets in the town and was not accessible for taxis. There was a bit of a...

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

We were very pleased to welcome you to Zanzibar. Thank you very much for this review and we hope you will visit us again in the future. The best wishes from all of us at the Zanzibar Coffee House!

Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed only for two days but we enjoyed it so much! Everybody were friendly, the room was clean and very nice also breakfast was unbelievably delicious. The perfect hotel to discover stown town and to drink coffee afterwards.

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Making sure that our rooms are clean and organized is of top priority to our team, so we're happy to hear that you were content. We can't wait to have the chance to welcome you back soon! Best wishes, Saphira

Bolzano
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I was here at the beginning of November and had the Caturra single room. I really loved it: the place has great charm, but is not too stuck up or expensive, as other boutique hotels in Stone Town often are. The staff took great care of me, especially the very nice Philipina. The location is very good, and it is...

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Wonderful to hear you received great service and thank you for noticing the details in our beautifully designed boutique hotel. Your lovely comments will definitely be shared with Philipina and the rest of our team as it is a great source of encouragement to continuously provide a memorable experience to our guests. We look forward...

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Outstanding breakfast on the rooftop overlooking the city. Best coffee in Zanzibar and very friendly staff. Very secure place and close to good restaurants such as House of Spice and Emerson Spice. Would highly recommend the place.

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

What a wonderful review! Thank you very much for everything and we are already looking forward to your next visit. Our very best wishes, Saphira

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My stay at Coffee House was a pleasant one. All the staff are very friendly and competent. I enjoyed having breakfast on the roof. Thanks for having cold and hot water available for all guests.. I was coughing a lot and they brought me honey. lemon and ginger! this is way more than expected, but that is what you call...

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to welcome you to the Zanzibar Coffee House and Stone Town. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you will visit us again in the future. The best wishes from the whole team!

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We booked this hotel on recommendation from a friend and stayed for one night. Pros: We stayed in the Arabica Suite, which is absolutely beautiful. The location of the hotel is excellent, and it has a nice little rooftop area for breakfast. Their coffee and breakfast was delicious. Booking via email was easy, professional and very pleasant. The women working...

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and for staying with us at the Zanzibar Coffee House! We are happy to know our staff provided you with great service and you enjoyed our great location. I could not be more sorry hearing about the problems with the pick-up you experienced and we all apologize profusely for any inconveniences that resulted...

Rapid City, South Dakota
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We had two very comfortable rooms, each with a clean, well-appointed bathroom with showers. The hotel seems to be run by competent (and strong) women. We felt well-cared-for and found the place to be comfortable. The breakfast room on the rooftop was charming and beautiful. The view was fabulous. We highly recommend Zanzibar Coffee House to anyone who visits Stonetown....

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ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and for staying with us at the Zanzibar Coffee House! We are thrilled to hear about the lovely time you had. I will be passing these kind words throughout the staff as I know they will be just as delighted to hear how much you enjoyed yourselves! We hope for the opportunity to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel offers a touch of magic and romance in an authentic Arabic house deep in the heart of Stone Town. Transformed into a stylish hotel with harmonious interiors, antiques and rich fabrics, it is one of the oldest buildings in Zanzibar constructed by the Wazir to Sultan Said Bargash in 1885. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Zanzibar Coffee House

Address: Mkunazini 1563/64, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: RM402 - RM791 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel Stone Town
Zanzibar Coffee Hotel
Hotel Zanzibar Coffee
Zanzibar Coffee House Stone Town, Zanzibar Island
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#5 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
#6 Business Hotel in Stone Town
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you are on your own, Caturra is a nice little room with a private bath on the landing.”
Sapetta, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to avoid the rooms at the front of the hotel as it can get a little noisy. Some of the rooms do not have en-suite bathrooms.”
butterfills, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our luxury room was really worth the money”
sallypilates, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Spring for a suite.”
chadh588, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“its in the middle of stone town, so all rooms will have some noise”
Little_Beret, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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