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Princess Salme Inn

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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This simple three floors hostel is very cozy. It's build in an old house Zanzibar style. The rooms have air conditioner and their terrace upstairs is maybe the coziest you will find in this region . Walking distance to the old stone town (about ten...More

Thank Jørge R
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Nice place and helpful staff, fair price. It was clean and the room and the terrace were very nice, we recommend it and would come back. The breakfast is really good and it is well located, close to the main points.

Thank Pani A
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The backpackers lodge is within walking distance of the Harbor making it ideal for a one night stop over. Quirky rooms. I was disappointed to find lots of ants in our room. Breakfast was okay. Good value for money.

Thank Africanchill
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Great breakfast on the rooftop; clean; very nice and helpful staff; cold drinks available for small extra charge. I can fully recommend the accomomodation! It is about 10-15 to walk to the House of wonders, so not absolutely central.

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Thank sibo2017
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The hotel is centrally located close to the port. The staff was very friendly, helpful and willing to give information for everything we needed. On the other hand, the hotel is too old, rooms small and although we booked 2 rooms with view, none of...More

Thank Kalypso S
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$36 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Stone Town
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$36 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Muwanguzi I
30 January 2018|
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Hi there! The hotel it's just 5min walking from Forodhani Gardens in Stone Town and just 1min from the ferry station (very convenient). You can have some relaxing time in Hammami Baths or chilling out at any terrace or... More
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Fatma K
11 October 2017|
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Yes, very close only 5 minutes walk.
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"As everywhere in Tanzania, ask for a moskito net ;)"
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"First and second floor rooms have good views over the surrounding townscape."
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"We stayed in an on-suite room on the third floor."
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"Make sure it's really en-suite if that's what you book."
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