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    Maru Maru Hotel

    397 - 400 Gizenga Street | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
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    • Average8%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
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    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    Very clean, quiet room on the second floor of the new part. Staff is very helpful and courteous. Food was very good, the rooftop is a great relaxing view. Enjoyed the spice tour which the hotel arranged. The guide was knowledgeable and willing to show...More

    Thank Margaret B
    Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

    Maru Maru is excellent with very large rooms and perfect interiors. The staff are as usual in East Africa very friendly and helpful. We tried the famous rooftop restaurant at Emerson Spice however their rooftop was like a tree house compared to Maru Maru's rooftop...More

    Thank Jon E
    Reviewed 4 June 2016

    We ended up here on the backend of a safari for a night before returning to the USA. Let me start with the property. It is great. The rooms are nice with air conditioning that will have you running for covers , the service like...More

    Thank cokerbud
    Reviewed 2 June 2016

    I have been to Zanzibar several times, and Maru maru is a very good place to stay. Good rooms, great food and excellent service. Its placed very central, within walking distance to shops and markeds. There is also a nearby place where you can get...More

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    Thank Robin P
    Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

    Stonetown itself - especially in the offseason - is a little dream of 1001 nights. This very charming hotel well located in the middle of the labyrinth of all those little streets of the old town is an oasis! Rooms are spacious and beautifully furnished...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Maru Maru Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Adam S
    15 June 2017|
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    Response from hekpoortheksie | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms are beautiful and all equipped with mini fridges
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    Marlene D
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    Dear Marlene, Thank you for your question. The beach is just 2 minutes walk from the Hotel. But we are located in Stone town.
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    frannyLongBeach
    19 December 2016|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    We do have an elevator to the 3rd floor and a new one coming up that will reach the 4th floor where the Terrace is at.
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    "all rooms seemed the same, the pool and rooftop restaurant were a hit for sure.."
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    "All rooms are accessible by elevator"
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    "Easy access, Best roof top view, at the centre of historical stone town, near night barbecue market..."
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    "Ask for room on 3rd floor"
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