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    Emerson Spice

    Tharia Street, Kiponda, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
    011 255 775 046 395
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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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    Reviewed 11 January 2015

    I was there with my wife in December 2014 and January 2015. The building has been restaured and decorated with great care and taste, The Hotel has a magic atmosphere, each room has a different feeling and atmospehere to it, and each one seems better...More

    Thank alesbin
    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    The Emerson Spice hotel - set in the middle of the old Stone Town in Zanzibar - is a magical experience, like stepping into the 1001 nights fairytale. Beatifully decorated rooms to the tiniest detail and staff that really make you feel at home. I...More

    Thank Ann-Charlotte M
    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    What a special hotel! Full of character and charm with incredibly helpful and friendly staff. Stone Town is a very special place that 'gets under ones skin' and Emerson Spice is one of its treasures. The food was excellent ( also that of their sister...More

    1  Thank magyver_10
    Reviewed 10 December 2014

    A very atmospheric boutique lodge with fantastic attention to detail ( there was a hand written letter letting me know of my dinner reservation - for another hotel!). The room was lovingly decorated with amazing antique furnishings and the owner was on hand to see...More

    1  Thank SteveChumbley
    Reviewed 6 December 2014

    if you after history and exotic - look no further in Stone Town . Renovated old palace in the centre of Stone Town with excellent service and fantastic surroundings. It has sister property Emerson on Harumzi with even better rooftop restaurant that you must try...More

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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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    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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    "Kate room; you won't be disappointed!"
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    "I forget the name of my room but it had a purple motif...ask for it."
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    "Violetta Room"
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    "Every room is individual - we loved being on a high floor for the views."
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