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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I had arrived after having a bad experience in Dar Es Salaam and I was upset when I arrived. They had picked me up from the airport which was a great start because in Africa sometimes they pick you up, sometimes they don't even if they confirm they will. The male staff got their female manager. She sat down with...

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Surbiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Spacious and Basic Accom just oustide Stone Town. $5 cab ride into town, so great location! The Hotel staff we're great at reccomending things to do and helping us get around the island. Great place to stay if you are on a budget - only downside is that there are no beaches close by but there is still plenty to...

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Thank swarham
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Found it on last minute, a good place to stay for a couple of days, comparatively cheaper and breakfast is a bonus though served in limited quantities. However staff is not so well trained, language is a barrier here. Expect average service But Morning and sunset views are awesome, Pool is clean and refreshing. Overall Good value for money. :)

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I had a very pleasant stay in Maruhubi Beach Villas. I stayed here because I was tired of the noise of Stone Town. The hotel is very basic and local run. The bungalows are very spacious with a big veranda. Best part of Maruhubi is the swimmingpool and the sunset view in the evening. The pool is always open and...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed there for one week in early August 2016 and really enjoyed our time, although we could have had a couple of things that we disliked. The hotel is situated in Maruhubi a - I guess - suburb in the northern part of Stone Town. Getting to the center took about an one hour walk, so we mostly took...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Nice quiet spot just outside of Stone Town. We stayed there 2 nights after staying in the centre of Stone Town just to get away from the noise and swim as we thought it was situated on a swimming beach, but it is definitely NOT a swimming beach. GOOD POINTS: pretty, pleasant setting, lovely pool and lapa. We did a...

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Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Very nice place to stay if you want to be close to Stone town, but not in the city. They have big tropical garden and great pool. Rooms are spacious and very well maintained. Staff both on reception and restaurant is nice and helpful. We were there in Feb and we were almost the only guests there but we felt...

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We stayed here our last to days on zanzibar. only a short taxi ride from stone town, great pool, great room.helpful staff. great place to stay if you are goig to the airport too. beach is not the best, but except from that no complaints.

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Reviewed 9 January 2016

One of the rare occasions of seeing a sunset at a Zanzibar beach. Very nice 'villas' offering even air conditioning. Breakfast was great, and the best of all was the very reasonable pricing. Ahsante sana!

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Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We planned our Zanzibar trip at the last minute for the new year and by this time most hotels were fully booked and those available were very expensive. We stumbled upon Maruhubi. We were a bit worried about it considering it was cheap. We went saying at least we would have a good view as it was right on the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maruhubi Beach Villas is situated on the seafront, five minutes north of Stone Town, between the Maruhubi Palace Grounds and the tropical gardens of Mtoni Marine Centre. Maruhubi is ideally located for exploring Stone Town, whilst having the peace and beauty of a beach location.The six stone-built villas have large verandas, which overlook Mtoni beach, all with excellent sea views. Each villa has two air-conditioned double bedrooms with en suite shower, toilet and basin. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maruhubi Beach Villas

Address: P.O. Box 3088, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: £41 - £79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“try for room number 1-4 near the sea”
 of 5 bubbles alim74, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms close to the sea and pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Malkia, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best views from rooms 1 through 5 overlooking the bay”
 of 5 bubbles Tanzaniain, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Try and get villas number 1-5 as the are very close to the beach with amazing views....”
 of 5 bubbles anitamballack, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
“beach front rooms are the best”
 of 5 bubbles 386anitan, 5 Jan 2015 | Read review
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