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

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool
Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Overview

The 2-star The Swahili House Hotel enjoys ideal setting overlooking the Indian Ocean. The modern hotel is a good example of original architecture in Zanzibar.

Malindi Mosque is located just 600 meters from the venue. The city center is 2 km away from the hotel.

The hotel is situated near a cathedral, a museum and a mosque.

Kisauni airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from The Swahili House Hotel.

Rooms

The Swahili House Hotel has beautiful rooms fitted with free Wi-Fi, a closet, a work desk, a CD player and a separate toilet. The rooms afford a fantastic view of the ocean. For more comfort a bathtub, a shower and complimentary toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

Residents can sample fresh meals of Indian cuisine at the onsite restaurant. The large bar serves a selection of wines, spirits and cocktails. Dockside Food Markets and Monsoon Restaurant are located within 150 meters away.

Services

The hotel offers currency exchange, a storage room and a safety deposit box and such services as free shuttle bus service, 24-hour security and laundry.

Relax

Guests will benefit from a rooftop terrace and a swimming pool.

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

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

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Telephone

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
Crib 50 % of the room stay
One child
Extra bed 50 % of the room stay
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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

Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania

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City Center
  • Zanzibar
    4300 ft
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    4.8 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe at Emerson Spice (cuisine: Eclectic)
    400 ft
  • Dockside Food Markets
    400 ft
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    2000 ft
Beaches
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Rooms and availability

The Swahili House photos Room
Deluxe Double or Twin Room
  • Room size:

    230 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Mosquito net
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
Room Description:

This air-conditioned room includes a fan and the bed is draped in mosquito nets. The private bathroom includes a shower and free toiletries are provided for guests to make use of during their stay. An extra single bed can be placed in some of the rooms on request. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 2 adults + 1 child under 12 years (see Hotel Policies). The extra person rates vary according to the season and may be lower than indicated in the policies.

The Swahili House Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center4000 ft

Shopping areas

  • The Zanzibar Curio shop700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Hamamni Persian Baths1000 ft

Museums

  • House of Wonders700 ft
  • Old Fort of Zanzibar1000 ft
  • Peace Memorial Museum2300 ft

Near the hotel

  • House of Wonders 1300 ft
    Mizingani Rd, Stone Town
  • Palace Museum 2000 ft
  • Shakti Temple2000 ft
  • Forodhani Park2000 ft
    On the Waterfront, Stone Town
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches2000 ft
    al largo delle coste di Zanzibar, Stone Town
  • Zanzibar Land Animal Park 2000 ft
    Muungoni Village

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe at Emerson Spice400 ft

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

    85% likes this, based on 182 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 35

  • House of Spices600 ft

    Address: Kiponda street
    Phone: +255242231264

    83% likes this, based on 177 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 15

  • Tower Top Restaurant700 ft

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

    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 27

  • Dockside Food Markets400 ft

  • Monsoon Restaurant700 ft

    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:

Service
8.7
Value
7.0
Location
9.5
Rooms
9.0

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
      4300 ft
    Airports
    • Kisauni (ZNZ)
      4.8 mi
    Restaurants
    • Cafe at Emerson Spice (cuisine: Eclectic)
      400 ft
    • Dockside Food Markets
      400 ft
    Parks
    • Forodhani Park
      2000 ft
    Beaches
    • isola Nakupenda Beaches
      2000 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of floors:
      5
    • Number of rooms:
      22