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Warere Town House

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Sofia
Reviewed 17 January 2015

Wonderful place that takes great care of travellers - have thought about all needs travellers might have. Rood top terrace is wonderful, rooms are cozy, beds are king size - my single room had a triple bed. staff was very friendly, breakfast was hearty. It so happened that i got sick while there and the staff took such good care...

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Warere, General Manager at Warere Town House, responded to this review

Dear Nocturne27p, Thank you for your lovely review! Our staff pride themselves in being helpful and friendly, and I am glad they helped you recover from your bout of illness. Just a note, our single rooms have only one bed, you must have been in one of our balcony rooms, which we can arrange for single/double/triple/quad. Thank you for staying...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 13 January 2015 via mobile

Warere continues to justify it's warm reviews and did not disappoint and certainly 'did what it says on the tin'. It is a charming little hotel and although some small iniquities such as an extra bed in the room or an awkwardly added bathroom do make it cramped and hot, it is well located and well kept, not to mention...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2015

This is a super little guest house, ideally located on the edge of Stone Town and very close to the ferry port. Great value for money, if you are on a budget. Rooms are fairly basic, but comfortable and clean. Breakfast on the roof top terrace good. No AC but fairly efficient roof fans. Staff are very helpful. They arranged...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 23 December 2014

While I was traveling in Northern Tanzania in October-November 2014, quite some people recommended me this place to stay in Zanzibar. I trusted their recommendations and decided to book the place. Oh my, I was really impressed! When I got off a ferry from Dar, the ferry port in Zanzibar looked to me like a total chaos and I didn't...

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Warere, General Manager at Warere Town House, responded to this review

Dear KhunWasut Thank you for your lovely review! We are really glad you enjoyed your stay with us! I am especially happy you appreciated the free ferry pickup as you are right the arrival in Stone Town is quite chaotic and many people get lost. We hope to see you again soon!

Kampala
Reviewed 11 December 2014

My partner and I spent a night at Warere. We were picked up from the ferry site and walked to the hotel. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. We were given some juice and some wet towels to freshen up. The rooms were clean and the service was good as well. I would go back there once I am...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

Stayed here on our first 2 nights on the island before heading North. Then booked another night to come back before we fly. The reception was great with a cold towel and refreshing juice. We had a room without a balcony as we were out most of the time. The beds are big and high! Showers good. Breakfast is nice...

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RSM
Reviewed 12 November 2014

We spent there a few nights in October 2014. It is such an inviting place. It feels very comfortable and you can arrange many different trips through very friendly people who work there. Breakfasts on the terrace with a nice view are special. The passion fruit and other juices were delicious.Thank you Warere

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Reviewed 11 November 2014

Great location - walking distance to everything, but set back from the street in a lovely garden. They met us at the ferry, and we hired their driver to take us on spice tour and to the beach. We loved it from when we first arrived and were met with cold towels and a refreshing ginger drink. Bedrooms had AC,...

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Warere Town House is a charming hotel across the pier at the edge of the tourist district. It is within walking distance to the museums. The draw backs are that there is not a paved path to it from the street, nor is there a lift . The staff welcomes you with a cool home mad gingerlade. My room was...

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Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

Great value! Cute place. We were greeted with cold towels and juice upon arrival and the front desk staff were very helpful with maps, taxis and restaurant recommendations. Rooms had AC, were clean and comfortable and cheap! Great location, 5 minute walk from ferry. We booked via email; they responded promptly and everything was as they said it would be...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Warere Town House is one of the oldest hotels in Stone Town providing authentic, affordable accommodation for over 30 years. We are a small, family run hotel that prides itself on making your stay on our spice island memorable. ... more   less 

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Address: Mizingani Rd, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 00100, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: $81 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Warere Town House Hotel Stone Town
Warere Town House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Stone Town
#6 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#8 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
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“Double room with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Francine_CF, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the floor above the reception area have in-room wifi”
 of 5 bubbles Deesseeafricaine, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for AC and ensuite bath, according to your preference”
 of 5 bubbles Janet_in_Nashville, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our twin beds were actually a double and a king, that filled the room. I think there are a lot better rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles LizzzieR, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Deluxe double room with AC and balcony”
 of 5 bubbles ASummerSun, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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