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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I don't like giving bad reviews but I feel the need to be honest. I research places a lot before booking and quickly wondered why I booked this over other, nicer hotels. Maybe because I knew we were only there for 2 nights and it was a lot cheaper? We were in Room 2. The room was okay. Bathroom was...

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Masoud S, Owner at Stone Town Cafe and Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi There, Thank you for your feedback. We have addressed your issues - so sorry for this experience but it would have been great if you mentioned it to us during your stay and all would have been rectified immediately. Our housekeeper is relatively uneducated and had no idea these issues are important, but giving jobs to women is a...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We arrived early on Friday morning, but were greeted at the airport by the driver that Judi had kindly arranged. On arrival our room was clean and spacious. The hotel is centrally located and only a few minutes walk to the beach and most of Stone Town. The breakfast was excellent and the staff were very friendly and helpful. I...

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

We spent one day in Stone Town as the last day of our trip, and chose the Stone Town Cafe B&B for its convenient location and good reviews. We were greeted with a welcome drink that was delicious and quickly settled our bill which was as expected. The room was really nice and large, and the staff was extremely friendly...

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Ballina, Australia
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight with mine hosts Judi and Massoud. Wonderful location in the middle of town. Ambience and culture. Clean and comfortable. And the food at the restaurant down stairs is heavenly. Ideal if you want to get a feel for the town. Only down side was the call to prayer outside the window at 5am! But even that was part...

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Modesto, California
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Located central to nearly everything of touristic interest in Zanzibar's Stone Town, this B&B has a few rooms for travelers located upstairs. The two rooms our party occupied were very specious and with reliable A/C, good mattresses, and mosquito nets with no holes. The cost was approximately U.S. $50/couple/night, which we thought was quite reasonable. As we were there off-season...

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Zanzibar best colorful beach . It's all very old buildings..ppl are still 30 years beyond the world . Good hearted ppl very friendly. It's 100% safe . Heritage hotels , heritage buildings.most Muslim. Few more islands around Zanzibar. Atleast you need 5 days stay . Compare to Dar Es Salam here everything quite expensive

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Melbourne
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Had avocado on toast (large serving), a passion juice and a soda water for about usd5. The place didn't look clean/new but the food was nice and staff friendly. They don't have many options to choose from but I would go here if you are after a quick bite to eat while walking around stone town.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Perfect location , close to the waterfront , Forodani , shops , post office .. We walked in around 12 noon without a booking hoping to get two rooms .. Ali was very nice and luckily had rooms available probably due to low season . Otherwise I would think they would be booked during the high season . Rooms are...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Small B&B in the center of Stone Town, we stayed for 1 night on the way back to the airport. The staff were very friendly and helpful, as we were leaving before breakfast started they made us a picnik of lovely coconut bread and juice.

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Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Today had a breakfast at this place, it was great and at a very affordable price, well cooked and the Masala tea in a brass tea pot was the tip of it all. I love breakfast so this was so good. you can choose to sit outside or inside, I sat outside, although it was a hot day but they...

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Stone Town Cafe and Bed and Breakfast is located in Shangani on Kenyatta Road, just 2 minutes walk from most restaurants and tourist shops, 5 minutes from the Old Fort, and about 10 minutes walk through the narrow streets to Darajani market. Breakfast is served in the cafe downstairs which is open from 8am to 10pm. To book with us directly search Stone Town Cafe and Bed & Breakfast on your browser ... more   less 

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Address: Kenyatta Road | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: £31 - £126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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