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Kenyatta Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nothing special in terms of building or architecture. But... This a really a place where HE was born, so definitely worth visiting

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Екатерина К
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My walking guide took me past here as we made our way through Stonetown. The signage is in English and offers quite a bit of interesting information about Mercury’s early life here in Zanzibar where he was born. Obviously it is free to read!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank authored
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its now a small hotel so you cannot go inside . there are pictures of Freddie Mercury outside and you can have your picture taken. Pretty average really

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank saradxb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The attraction is simply a door with a sign outside and a few pictures. You cannot enter the building as its only accessible to guests of the hotel. It's worth a glance if passing by but nothing else to see.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 19HH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice spot to take some pictures of your lover in front of the door of the Mercury House, but disturbed by local people selling spices, textile,...and other prullaria...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank philippemW3537RY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Emotional place , am a huge fan of Freddy . Shame it's not a museum or more respectfully displayed set up for Freddy's birthplace 😪 Our guide shared my opinion on the matter .. However if you are Freddy's fan , go and feel the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank enekenk2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Freddie didn't really live here. His parents did and he just came visiting for a few days at a time. Nevertheless, this place has a huge attraction possibility but all they do is rent out the rooms as a hotel.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kenyantraveller
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Just a door and few photos. And you can make a photo of this door. May be two photos.That's it. Can't say that I was disappointed. Just don't expect more)

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank alexandersacks
Reviewed 1 December 2018

you cant go inside cos private small hotel no museum we just took couple photos and go but it Mercury house so everyone wants to see it

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dondiegocz
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

I'am not sure if Freddie lived here. Nevertheless a must place for Queen fans. There is a small ex restaurant called Camlurs, which is a place, where Freddie lived.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank W7521EPmikew
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
As I recall - the guide we had indicated Farouk (Freddie) went away to school - first in India, then in England - before his family finally fled Zanzibar.. ask your guide in Stone Town - they will know all the details.. have... More