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Kholle House

607/608 Malindi, Zanzibar 607, Tanzania
+255 772 161 033

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based on 976 reviews

Kholle House
Sat 13/4
Wed 17/4
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About Kholle House

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Breakfast for free
Built in 1860 for Princess Kholle, this central Stone Town hotel is a minutes’ walk from Zanzibar Ferry Terminal. It offers luxurious rooms, an outdoor pool and rooftop terrace with a Swahili-style tea house and Indian Ocean views. Air-conditioning, a ceiling fan and mosquito net are provided in all rooms at Kholle House. Each is individually decorated with exposed wooden beams, bright colours and antique furnishings. Guests can enjoy a daily breakfast, as well as meals and beverages throughout the day at Kholle House. It also has a reading room and a garden with a conservatory. Wi-Fi is free available throughout the property. The hotel organises an important range of indoor services such as massages in our spa room, live band swahili dinners happening in the tea house on the roof top and outdoor activities including visits to Stone town and Spice plantations.

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Sat 13/4
Wed 17/4
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Kholle House

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Parking


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner


  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view
  • Pool view
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Car hire
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Entertainment staff
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Trouser press
  • Drying rack for clothing


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Complimentary breakfast

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Evening entertainment

Reviews of Kholle House

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8.0 Very Good
Very strict check out time (10 am); room was a bit dark and damp. Hotel does not offer change for cash and a % to pay by credit card. We liked the breakfast service (exceptional)! Wait staff and the evening staff were super welcoming and friendly. Close to everything.


607/608 Malindi, Zanzibar 607

What's nearby

  • Stone Town0.5 km
  • House of Wonders0.5 km
  • Christ Church0.5 km
  • Forodhani Gardens0.6 km
  • Old Fort0.6 km
  • Slave Chambers0.6 km
  • Stone Town Beach0.7 km
  • Livingstone's House1 km
  • Nakupenda Beach5.1 km
  • Changuu Island5.2 km
  • Cheetah's Rock10.8 km
  • Chumbe Island13.5 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:30


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Top tips for your stay at Kholle House

  • How long should you stay at Kholle House? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 5 days.

FAQs when booking at Kholle House

  • Where is Kholle House located?

    Kholle House is located at 607/608 Malindi, 0.8 km from the centre of Zanzibar. Stone Town is the closest landmark to Kholle House.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Kholle House?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:30 at Kholle House.

  • Does Kholle House offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Kholle House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Kholle House from the airport?

    Kholle House is 7.4 km from Zanzibar Kisauni. Kholle House is 79.1 km from Dar Es Salaam.

  • Does Kholle House have a pool?

    Yes, Kholle House has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Kholle House hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Kholle House in Zanzibar and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Kholle House and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Kholle House.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

0.8 km

Nearest airport

Zanzibar Kisauni

Distance to airport

7.9 km