The Swahili House

Zanzibar Urban/West, P.O. Box 3705 Mchambawima Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania
+255 777 510 209

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rate per night

8.7

Excellent
based on 78 reviews
The Swahili House - Zanzibar, Tanzania
Tue 11/5
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Wed 12/5
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Snaptravel RM 333
Booking.com RM 370
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Value for money

8.2

Distance to city centre

0.7 km

Location rating

9.2

Nearest airport

Zanzibar Kisauni

Distance to airport

7.5 km

Rooms available at The Swahili House

Tue 11/5
Wed 12/5

Deluxe rooms

RM 370+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly + local taxes & fees
Unknown
RM 370 per night

Standard rooms

RM 333+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly + local taxes & fees
Unknown
RM 333 per night

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friendly staff in 42 reviews
location is great in 33 reviews
roof terrace in 33 reviews
rooftop restaurant in 28 reviews
nice hotel in 27 reviews
food was good in 25 reviews
breakfast was poor in 13 reviews
poor service in 12 reviews
everything was just perfect in 11 reviews
bed great in 9 reviews
beautifully restored in 8 reviews
stone town in 8 reviews
swahili in 8 reviews
central location in 7 reviews
good value in 4 reviews
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About The Swahili House

Overview

The Swahili House is in the heart of Zanzibar Town, within a 10-minute walk of Christ Church Cathedral and Shangani Beach. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.7 Excellent

based on 78 reviews

9.0

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.2

Location

8.6

Services

Check in

12:00

Check out

09:30

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities at The Swahili House

Free Wi-Fi
Babysitting or child care
Ticket service
Car hire
Non-smoking rooms available
Internet
Terrace/Patio
Daily housekeeping
Disabled access
Fax/photocopying
Family rooms
Beach towels
Concierge service
Fan
Safety deposit box
Currency exchange on-site
Fire extinguisher
Laundry facilities
Lift
Ironing service
Laundry service
Packed lunches
Free toiletries
Room service
Shower
Breakfast included
Special diet menus (on request)
Hot spring bath
Tour desk
Board games/puzzles
Hot tub
Outdoor pool
Scuba diving
Diving
Snorkelling
CCTV in common areas
Kids meals
Cooking classes
Restaurant
Spa bath
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast in the room
Bridal suite
Mosquito net
24-hour security
Air-conditioned
Toilet
Open-air bath
Safe
Airport shuttle (surcharge)
Complimentary breakfast
Private bathroom
Private check-in/check-out
Wardrobe or closet
24-hour front desk
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Shuttle service (additional charge)

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Stone Town17 m
  • Christ Church74 m
  • Slave Chambers119 m
  • House of Wonders338 m
  • Old Fort370 m
  • Forodhani Gardens0.4 km

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