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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
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    Rooftop Bar
    Concierge
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 458 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed in a beautiful, spacious room - Desdemona - with a lovely little balcony to watch the world go by. Wandering through the alleyways of Stone Town before sundowners and dinner on the rooftop restaurant at dusk were magical, and the staff could not...More

    1  Thank IndigoDevon
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel is one of the best I've stayed in. The rooms are unique, full of beautiful things but comfortable. The staff are friendly, courteous and nothing is too much trouble. Special thanks to Russell, Eric (our breakfast supremo), Rajab, Rashid and Khamis and everyone...More

    Thank duchessjp
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I am having real trouble trying to choose superlatives to describe this magical place. We stayed for four nights in this historic and beautiful hotel in the middle of Zanzibar's Stone Town and I can honestly say it is one of the most amazing hotels...More

    Thank BimKentUK
    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    Unbelievable beauty in Stonetown and staying at the Emerson Spice. Lovely room and well taken care of by the great staff! We had so much fun with staff at dinner in the beautiful upstairs restaurant . Delicious food❤️

    Thank Kathy S
    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    We stayed at the Emerson Spice for 3 nights - a beautifully restored sultan's palace with nice details and antiques. Before arrival they warned us by e-mail that we had ordered the smallest suite Siti - but this was not at all too small! With...More

    1  Thank Emma R
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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 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #1 Romantic 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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    Nearby Restaurants
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    .01 km away
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    .06 km away
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    .25 km away
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    stushy2016
    3 August 2017|
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    Response from Spice_management_1 | Property representative |
    Our Guest' Valuables are kept in a locked wallet in our main Reception Safe. Hair Driers are available on request. We hope to welcome you!
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    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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