The Swahili House Hotel - Zanzibar

Stone Town ;, Zanzibar, Tanzania  show map
 3 stars
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The Swahili House Hotel - Zanzibar

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

Situated in the center of Zanzibar, the 3-star The Swahili House Hotel offers the refurbished restaurant serving Indian cuisine. The Swahili House Hotel has been welcoming guests to its beautiful rooms since 2008.

Set in old Zanzibar, minutes away from Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park, The Zanzibar Curio shop and House of Wonders . Zanzibar city center is 2 km away.

The hotel offers ideal location close to a harbour.

Guests can reach The Swahili House Hotel by car from Kisauni airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

The Swahili House Hotel provides 22 guestrooms appointed with individual climate control, a closet and a private toilet for a pleasant stay in Zanzibar. Many rooms come with a fantastic view over the ocean. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The elegant restaurant offers fresh meals. The large bar serves a selection of wines, spirits and cocktails. Dockside Food Markets and Monsoon Restaurant are situated in a market area, about 150 meters from the venue.

Services

There are cars for rent on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace

Room facilities

  • Bottled water
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Daybed
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Telephone

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child may stay at the price of 50 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Stone Town ;, Zanzibar, Tanzania

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City Center
  • Zanzibar
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    7.7 km
Restaurants
  • Cafe at Emerson Spice (cuisine: Eclectic)
    110 m
  • Dockside Food Markets
    100 m
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    580 m
Beaches
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches
    580 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Rooms and availability

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Size: 21 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Swahili House Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
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    Hotel Address:

    Stone Town ;, Zanzibar, Tanzania

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Zanzibar
      1.3 km
    Airports
    • Kisauni (ZNZ)
      7.7 km
    Restaurants
    • Cafe at Emerson Spice (cuisine: Eclectic)
      110 m
    • Dockside Food Markets
      100 m
    Parks
    • Forodhani Park
      580 m
    Beaches
    • isola Nakupenda Beaches
      580 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      22

    The Swahili House Location

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 1.2 km

    Places of interest

    • Hamamni Persian Baths - 300 m

    Shopping areas

    • House of Wonders - 200 m
    • Old Fort of Zanzibar - 300 m
    • Peace Memorial Museum - 700 m

    Business areas

    • The Zanzibar Curio shop - 200 m

    Near the hotel

    • House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib) - 380 m
      Mizingani Rd, Stone Town
    • Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel) - 580 m
    • Shakti Temple - 580 m
    • Forodhani Park - 580 m
      On the Waterfront, Stone Town
    • isola Nakupenda Beaches - 580 m
      al largo delle coste di Zanzibar, Stone Town
    • Zanzibar Land Animal Park (ZALA) - 600 m
      Muungoni Village

    Restaurants nearby

    • Cafe at Emerson Spice - 110 m

      Address: Tharia Street, Kiponda
      Phone: 255 24 22 32 776

      85% likes this, based on 182 reviews
      Cuisine: Eclectic
      Price Range: CAD 7 - CAD 46

    • House of Spices - 160 m

      Address: Kiponda street
      Phone: +255242231264

      83% likes this, based on 177 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean
      Price Range: CAD 10 - CAD 19

    • Tower Top Restaurant - 190 m

      Address: 236 Hurumzi Street
      Phone: 255 24 22 32 784

      Price Range: CAD 9 - CAD 35

    • Dockside Food Markets - 100 m

    • Monsoon Restaurant - 190 m

      Address: Hurumzi St.

      63% likes this, based on 239 reviews
      Cuisine: African

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      22
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    The Swahili House Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Swahili House

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 6 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Rooms
    9.0
    Service
    8.7
    Value
    7.0
    Location
    9.5

    Guest reviews

      How to reach hotel

      hotel The Swahili House Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Stone Town ;, Zanzibar, Tanzania

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Zanzibar
        1.3 km
      Airports
      • Kisauni (ZNZ)
        7.7 km
      Restaurants
      • Cafe at Emerson Spice (cuisine: Eclectic)
        110 m
      • Dockside Food Markets
        100 m
      Parks
      • Forodhani Park
        580 m
      Beaches
      • isola Nakupenda Beaches
        580 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        22