Hotels & places to stay in Stone Town
The Serena Inn in Stone Town is part of the internationally renowned Serena chain, which has hotels all over East Africa. The ...More about Serena Inn
We were expecting 5 star luxury at Serena but we did feel it fell slightly short of our expectations. For example, the bath had chipped enamel and the shower head leaked ... reviews...
Zanzibar Coffee House
The small Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel sits above a coffee shop down one of Stone Town's narrow streets. All their coffee comes ...More about Zanzibar Coffee House
The Coffee House is a beautiful old building in the midst of busy and bustling Stone Town. We were made extremely welcome by the manager, Salome, and her staff made ... reviews...
Beyt al Salaam
Beyt al Salaam, previously Beyt al Chai, has recently reopened it's doors (Jan 2014) having changed owners and been completely ...More about Beyt al Salaam
Rooms fine, good setting, food in restaurant good, service appaliing. reviews...
Zanzibar Palace Hotel
Opened in July 2006, the Zanzibar Palace has quickly gained a reputation as one of the best boutique hotels in Stone Town. Zanzibar ...More about Zanzibar Palace Hotel
The Zanzibar Palace Hotel is a very pleasant, atmospheric hotel. We enjoyed our stay there & found the personnel very obliging & friendly. reviews...
Dhow Palace Hotel
The Dhow Palace Hotel in Stone Town is a beautiful old building full of Swahili character. Originally, the building belonged ...More about Dhow Palace Hotel
Beautiful hotel with friendly staff. Dinner was a slight disappointment as the grilled fish was overcooked but the salad accompanying it was fresh and tasty. One of the ... reviews...
After three years of restoration work, Kholle House opened its doors in February 2011 as one of Stone Town’s newer boutique hotels...More about Kholle House
Charming small hotel, very characterful and furnished beautifully. Helpful and accommodating staff. The small swimming pool was very welcome after exploring Stone Town ... reviews...
Opened at the start of 2012, Jafferji House is a new luxury boutique hotel located in the heart of Stone Town. It was formally ...More about Jafferji House
Well this in one quirky place ! ideally located right in the middle of Stone town We had the Mercury suite (I think due to Expert Africa's influence) This is one bustling ... reviews...
The Swahili House first opened its doors in June 2009 and we have since stayed on a number of occasions. Aiming to be a high ...More about Swahili House
Good location, nicely refurbished building with great rooftop restaurant and bar. However, our spposedly superior room didn't have any furniture apart from a bed and ... reviews...
The Arabian-themed Tembo Hotel is situated right on the town beach in the centre of the Shangani area of Stone Town. Originally ...More about Tembo Hotel
The hotel was acceptable as stop over in Stone town, clean, comfortable and convenient. reviews...
Colourful, stylish and with a strong sense of place, Emerson Spice is a boutique hotel in the heart of Stone Town. It is one ...More about Emerson Spice
We loved Stone Town and the Emerson Spice! Our only wish was that we had booked three nights there, as it would have been great to explore Stone Town more for another day ... reviews...
Mbweni Ruins Hotel
Mbweni Ruins is a small hotel just outside Stone Town. It is perfect for those who want to be close to the museums, shops and ...More about Mbweni Ruins Hotel
Our final destination on this holiday, after a week on safari, was Chumbe Island and the boat to Chumbe goes from the jetty at Mbweni Ruins Hotel. Since the hotel is also ... reviews...
The Asmini Palace opened in October 2007 and is a small hotel in the heart of Stone Town. It is only a short walk from the waterfr...More about Asmini Palace
Great hotel 4 the price good location reviews...
Emerson on Hurumzi
236 Hurumzi (once known as the Emerson & Green) is a small boutique hotel right in the heart of Stone Town. Mr Green, of the ...More about Emerson on Hurumzi
Our 2 night stay at 236 Hurumzi was disappointing after our first leg. We were first shown to a room resembling a prison cell with no windows, generally grubby, and in the ... reviews...
Maru Maru Hotel
After 6 years of renovation and refurbishment, the Maru Maru Hotel opened in January 2012. It is set in the heart of bustling ...More about Maru Maru Hotel
The hotel was very central and comfortable. It has a fantastic roof top bar which is great for watching the sunset. The only downside is that the restaurant only serves Indian ... reviews...
Africa House Hotel
The Africa House Hotel is a lively hotel in the heart of Stone Town, with a fantastic spot right by the sea. Though the Africa House is probably better known for its popular bar and restaurant than its hotel rooms, it is a good value place to stay with a lovely location. The Africa House Hotel ...More about Africa House Hotel
Part of the Park Hyatt chain of international hotels, Park Hyatt Zanzibar is one of the largest, and probably the most luxurious, properties in Stone Town. Situated on the seafront and just a stone’s throw from the town centre it provides a relaxed retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ...More about Park Hyatt