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    Emerson Spice

    Tharia Street, Kiponda, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good11%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Concierge
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
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    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town
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    1 - 5 of 449 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    This is the most unique, most beautiful hotel I have ever spent time in. And I've been to a lot of nice hotels the world over. The rooms have a feel that is unique to Zanzibar. Each has a different charm. Wonderful views of the...More

    Thank whaw
    Reviewed yesterday

    We spent two nights in Stonetown before our beach holiday and stayed at the Emerson Spice. The room was so authentic to the history of Stonetown. The bed was very comfortable and we sat outside and enjoyed the comings and goings of Stonetown below. We...More

    Thank Nut46
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We arrived at night. It is a good thing that our driver Suilemen knew where he was going because we could never have found it by ourselves. In the old part of town, we taken down twisting-turning narrow roads. When we came to the Spice...More

    Thank Anmleyez
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    What an experience staying in this hotel! It feels like you are going back in time. The rooms are extraordinary.We had both an indoor bathroom with bathtub and shower and an outdoor bathtub with a nice view of the city. The staff is friendly and...More

    Thank Nina G
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I cannot possibly say enough great things about Emerson spice. It is a stunning hotel. They have thought of every detail from the design, to the decor, the staff, the rooms. Prior to our stay I had several logistic questions. Russell (the Manager) is fantastic....More

    Thank jaymelh
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$175 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #1 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #5 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Emerson Spice Hotel Stone Town ,
    • Emerson Spice Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Questions & Answers
    Gunjan G
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from 8,340 | Reviewed this property |
    I think there are no public beaches in Stone Town
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    Gunjan G
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from ejgCalifornia | Reviewed this property |
    Emerson spice is in stone town so I would not consider it a beach hotel. There is no pool. You can go later to the beach--but you should definitely spend a day or two in Stonetown
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    Duncan T
    13 September 2016|
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    Response from Spice_management_1 | Property representative |
    Dear Duncan, Thanks for your interest in Emerson Spice. Although we have good Wi-fi throughout the Hotel & Garden, Emerson Spice is a Boutique Hotel in an 18th Century Merchants House in the heart of the old town, and... More
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    Room Tips
    "Loved the Camille! Views of the street below. Great place to sit and watch. Spacious. Great tub."
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    "Lamour is the best, in my opinion."
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    "Take a walking tour of Stone town. The history was wonderful to learn about and should not be missed."
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    "We had the Kate room which was great for a couple"
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