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Kisiwa House

572, Baghani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania
+255 242 235 654

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rate per night

8.8

Excellent
based on 452 reviews
Kisiwa House - Zanzibar, Tanzania
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Provider Nightly total
Booking.com $118
Orbitz $127
KAYAK $135
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 1.1 km
Location rating 8.5

Rooms

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Deluxe rooms

$118+

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$118 per night
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$127 per night
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$135 per night
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$145 per night
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$192 per night
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$205 per night
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Twin bed
$214 per night

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  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    8.8

    A nice heritage hotel in the center of stone town and just minutes away from the waterfront area. Rooms are spacious, air conditioned and have a large bathroom. Staff is great, especially the ones working at the restaurant are very accomodating.

    Only downside is that the building smells sometimes of mold and the toilet in the restaurant area had a strong sewage odor.

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    9.6

    Great, beautiful building and friendly service. Good location.

  • Good
    Aug 2019
    6.3

    They declare the hotel has a private parking, but there is no parking. I had booked this hotel just for this reason, since I had to go to the airport at 3.30 am. They make you park in a narrow dusty street near the hotel (if you find a place), where the cars are parked one behind the other, with the risk that you cannot exit if you need.

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    8.3

    Everything

    Nothing

  • Good
    Aug 2019
    6.3

    Welcoming and friendly staff. Very attractive room in a very nice house. Easy walking distance to all places of interest.

    On-site parking chaotic. Not actually a hotel car park, only a couple of spaces. Had to move the car a few hours later. Worried it would be blocked in. No alcohol policy. This was not mentioned in the description but has been in place eight months. Were told we could bring own then this was contradicted. Told no wine glasses despite picture clearly showing this in details. Would not have booked if we knew about these issues. Description needs updating.

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Overview

With a stay at Kisiwa House, you'll be centrally located in Zanzibar Town, within a 5-minute walk of Shangani Beach and Old Fort. Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and a 24-hour front desk. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a ferry terminal shuttle.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.8 Excellent

based on 452 reviews

10.0

Beach

9.6

Service

3.4

Value

0.5

Bar

Things to know

  • Stylish hotel
  • Comfortable beds
  • Nice building
  • Awesome terrace

Check in

13:00

Check out

10:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Complimentary breakfast
Disabled access
Internet
Wi-Fi
Laundry service
Room service
No smoking
Restaurant
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Free parking
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Concierge service
Laundry facilities
Express check out
Hairdryer
Pets not allowed
Designated smoking area
Grill
Rooftop
Bar/Lounge
Coffee shop

Photos

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Stone Town Beach 302 m
  • Old Fort 332 m
  • Forodhani Gardens 388 m
  • House of Wonders 400 m
  • Slave Chambers 0.5 km
  • Stone Town 0.5 km

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Dar Es Salaam 79.2 km

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