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Zanzibar Coffee House

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The Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel offers a touch of magic and romance in an authentic Arabic house deep in the heart of Stone Town. Transformed into a stylish hotel with harmonious interiors, antiques and rich fabrics, it is one of the oldest buildings in Zanzibar constructed by the Wazir to Sultan Said Bargash in 1885.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Words fall short of how amazing our experience was at ZCH. It truly feels like the epicentre of Stone Town. The place is constantly buzzing with tourists coming in to have a cup of the best coffee in Tanzania! We stayed on ZCH for 4 night in the cappuccino suite which was a
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Hotel's Favourite
My wife and I stayed here during part of our anniversary trip, and we won't stay anywhere else when we go back. The location is perfect, about a 10 minute walk from most places in Stone Town. The staff was very friendly can super helpful.
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Response from ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, General Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House
Responded 22 Oct 2018
Thank you for this wonderful review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you joining us on your anniversary trip to Zanzibar and I will ensure our Team will receive your delightful feedback.
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Coffee House have really friendly and service minded staff, clean and great good and coffee. The roof top has a great view over the city and is a perfect location to relax after a walk in the city. The room is all different and all have a name linked to coffee
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Great selection of coffee right in the heart of Stone Town. And we are not just talking expresso and latte. There are two different seating areas. You can enjoy the cool of the hotel foyer or the great views over Stone Town from the rooftop terrace.
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Response from ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, General Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House
Responded 6 days ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this nice review! Asante sana and all the best. We hope to be able to welcome you back! Best regards, Rebecca
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The old city center of Zanzibar is a car free zone so if you stay at the Coffee house you will get probably a drop off at the market area and you will be walked to the coffee house. The coffee house - as it is mentioning in the name is famous for it’s coffee - they roast every
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Response from ZanzibarCoffeeHouse, General Manager at Zanzibar Coffee House
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. I am delighted to hear that you loved our coffee and will certainly pass your kind words on to the whole staff and specifically to Asmah. I am sure your description of the house and our location will help readers to get a good idea of Zanzibar Coffee House. Thank you again and we hope for the opportunity to host you again. Warm regards, Rebecca
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Arabica Suite
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"Make sure you enjoy the breakfast on the rooftop"
"Rooms at the back are quieter"
"Nicht alle Zimmer haben ein Bad direkt im Zimmer"
"Room on the south east are quieter!"
"Not sure as did not stay there."
US$97 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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