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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Using booking.com we secured a twin room arrived at hotel to find a "large double bed" a mattress (if that is what one terms a mattress) was inserted in the room with continued utterances of "this is not my problem" from the staff The night was a disaster to say the least so if you have expectations of a hotel...

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Reading all the reviews about this place I had a very mixed feeling about it. On one hand the location is great and the oriental vibe this place dispays seems cozy in a moldy way. On the other hand, the staff, especially at the reception, seemed very eager to book your daily activities and wont let loose.

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Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

If you prefer to travel cheap and simple, you will be fine with this. Its not directly central so you need a taxi or have to do a walk to town. The Hotel is close to the fishmarket so the smell of fish is always around, otherwise I have to say the offer good and fresh fish menues. The Hotel...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I was here for a night on my day trip from Nungwi. Love the Guest House and decoration .Took lots of pictures from this place .The staff was friendly and verfy helpful .Enjoyed my breakfast on the roof top terrace. I will stop here again when in Stonetown

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Reviewed 17 March 2016

If you visit there in low-season, maybe there is not so much problem. It's just cheap hostel. But if you travel Zanzibar in mid or high searon, PLEASE, DON'T GO THERE. They always have over-booking. I mean, they make a reservation more than 1 group(not knowing each other) in 1 private room! And make a reservation more than 6 people...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Established in 1976, Malindi Guest House Stone Town Zanzibar Tanzania is among the oldest Guest Houses in Zanzibar. It is located so close to Zanzibar Port (off Malindi Street) that you can walk comfortable to the famous,Guest House ratedby most authentic travel guide books as 'the best Guest House in Zanzibar'. As it is within Stone Town, staying at the Malindi Guest House get you a real feel of the Zanzibar life. Very ideal for the Budget Traveller .Rooms are quite spacious and very well furnished, self contained with ceiling fan and AC. There is a lot of tradition Zanzibar furniture and artifacts to enhance the guest feeling of their historic presence in Zanzibar.Malindi guest house is the best , clean and cheap in Stone Town and so near to shopping and forodhani park .Our rate is for bed and breakfast we serve breakfast at the top roof restaurant with good view while enjoy your breakfast. ... more   less 

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Address: Funguni Road | Near to Ferry Docks, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 609, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: £18 - £45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Malindi Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Malindi Guest House Hotel Stone Town
Malindi Guest House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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“Ask for upper floor room”
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“room 18 was nice”
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“Rooms on the 1st floor are nicer”
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“good price/quality ratio”
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