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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

    Plot number 143/93, Mbweni Street | Kiembe Samakie, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

    We have used this place several times for Zanzibar getaways, and ownership has changed several times over the last years. It is perfectly located on a private beach just ouside Stonetown, a great place to combine a beach vacation in an exotic ruin garden with...More

    Thank Inge S
    Response from DinishAntony, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni RuinsResponded 13 June 2016

    Dear Inge S Good day, thank you for staying with us and taking time to write this honest review pointing out both the positives and negatives. While we value all positive reviews, it is constructive criticisms such as these that help us improve our products...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2016

    The location was quiet and we felt safe. We stayed here because this hotel is the place where you get on the Chumbe Island excursion shuttle. It was not overly priced and quiet for a family or a couple.

    Thank NDrakatos
    Reviewed 28 April 2016

    This place is great and special, because unlikely any other spot of the island this is more quiet and has more special views. At this part the ocean is not as clear but it makes it more magical. It also has amazing beach part for...More

    Thank LauraAuguste
    Reviewed 25 April 2016

    I have been taking my family to Ruins since Dec 2015 on a weekly basis, just to relax on the Jetty and enjoy the good food and great atmosphere. Staff is great and service is good. Best part is the GM (Oom Mari-biscuit as called...More

    Thank Stassen007
    Reviewed 16 April 2016

    While this hotel was a bit of challenge to get to in our rental car, when we eventually arrived, we were quite pleased. Pros: - Expansive property that's more like a resort than a hotel. - Beautiful landscaping throughout. - Lovely breakfast. Good to get...More

    Thank resIpsaLoq
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$149 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Hotel Mbweni Ruins ,
    • Protea Hotel By Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    julie-vgaff
    12 April 2016|
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    Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
    We used the shuttle - I think it runs in and out 3 times a day, at 9:00, 12:00 and 3:00 (ish). The hotel is only 15 minutes from Stonetown, so you can easily grab a taxi in town to go back to the hotel whenever you want.
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    27 May 2015|
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    Response from Hanlie W | Reviewed this property |
    The Hotel is extremely accessable, in fact they have complimentary taxis twice a day to Stone Town.
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    "Beautiful room with a very nice balcony, so close to the beach that you could hear the sound of the wave!"
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