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    Kisiwa House

    572 Baghani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    • Excellent56%
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    Reviewed 21 May 2015

    Loved staying in someone's house that has been made into hotel! Lots of history in this old house! Beautifully maintained and appointed. Comfortable spacious air conditioned rooms. Free wifi in rooms. Delightful staff. Food is average.

    Thank ozzieoz
    Reviewed 26 April 2015

    I umm-ed and ahh-ed over the Tripadvisor reviews of a number of excellently-run independent hotels in Stone Town before choosing Kisiwa House for its balance of character and amenities at its price point. If this is your first time in Stone Town, it would be...More

    2  Thank DubaiCheuk
    Reviewed 13 April 2015

    We were booked by our tour operator stay at Kisiwa House in Stonetown on our last night in Zanzibar. We were reluctant to leave our beachside resort, but so glad we did. Kisiwa House is an historic mansion converted into an elegant boutique hotel in...More

    Thank Sarah T
    Reviewed 12 April 2015

    We spent two nights here after returning from a few nights on the North coast, having concluded a safari with Intrepid. As nice as the beach stay was, this was by far the stay that stands out the most and our only regret is that...More

    1  Thank cubba
    Reviewed 29 March 2015

    We enjoyed our 2 nights at Kisiwa, mostly due to the kind people working there. They were warm and friendly, and happy to help us in anyway they could. The hotel is interesting architecturally and beautifully decorated. The room was comfortable. Breakfast was nice too!

    Thank Rachel Z
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    Amenities
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    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
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    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Kisiwa House Hotel Stone Town ,
    • Kisiwa House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Jennifer R
    26 June 2017|
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    Response from Travis B | Reviewed this property |
    I had them meet us at the ferry terminal in Stone Town to drive us to their location. Just e-mail them directly, they are usually very responsive. The beauty (and frustration) of Stone Town is the winding narrow... More
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    Mike R
    5 August 2016|
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    Response from Kisiwa o | Property representative |
    Dear Mike, Greetings from Kisiwa House, Thank you for choosing us. We do have availability in our all rooms categories on the requested dates. We can accommodate them in the same room in Sulaima Senior Suite, our rooms... More
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    jontymanu
    12 September 2014|
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    Response from Lindy M | Reviewed this property |
    No, I wouldn't recommend it. The stairs are steep and there is no lift.
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    "all the rooms are the same"
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    "accessible to all places of interest in Zanzibar. Secure, quiet and best breakfast terrace"
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    "We had 2 rooms, in 2 different areas of the hotel and both were great. My guess is that all rooms are great."
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    "Don't book the suite. Go for the ordinary rooms."
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