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Mrembo Spa

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Authentic and down to earth

I love this place, returning every time I come to Stone Town. This is not fancy day spa - the type... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Osotwa
via mobile
Nice and Relaxed

My hubby and I got massages here. He really enjoyed his - neck shoulder and feet It's not really a... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
joanne m
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Mrembo (Kiswahili for beautiful, sophisticated woman) is a small, unique spa specializing in traditional beauty treatments from the Zanzibar Archipelago.Only locally grown flowers, herbs and spices are used in Mrembo's 100% natural remedies.
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| Soko Muhogo, Stone Town, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place, returning every time I come to Stone Town. This is not fancy day spa - the type you'll find in a hotel - but rather an upmarket, but local experience (treatment prices begin around $30). It's a little like stepping into...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Osotwa
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

My hubby and I got massages here. He really enjoyed his - neck shoulder and feet It's not really a deep tissue kinds.. more long strokes to help you relax

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank joanne m
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I found this place through our hotel, and were not disappointed! We were picked up and escorted to the spa, warmly welcomed and invited to the massage chamber. The hour long massage was delightful. Great value for the price and the massage...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Owned by the lovely Stefanie who provides a personal touch. My wife had the traditional Singo (see picture) and also participated in a workshop. We both had a traditional massage. Only reason for the 4 stars is that the treatment room itself could have been...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Right from the booking down to the escort from my hotel to the spa promised a great spa experience! This spa is unlike any other in that it has this very rustic feel, the décor is charming and the scents emulating from the space is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Rashida M
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Very good full body massage ! Was only missing a shower at the end. The boutique is amazing, and very relaxing.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rollal19
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I had a massage by a blind lady, which was unique. the oils/scrubs used smelt pretty strong and the room was loud since it's right on the street, I felt like people could actually just peep in and see me if they wanted, they were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lina J
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I used to visit Mrembo spa quite often to get a massage treatment. It's a lovely traditional place with kind staff. Last time I came there with a friend to get manicure & pedicure. But both of us had a gelish cover on a toes....More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Julia Y
gekketruus, Owner at Mrembo Spa, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Dear Julia Y Thank you for your feedback and time you took to review us. I vividly remember you and i am sorry to have disappointed you with our services and my “attitude” Our version is a bit different than yours though and i would...More

Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Staff: excellent Service: Amazing. I called in the morning and booked an afternoon treatment. Arrived a few minutes before the apponted time. Had a spice oil massage and a clove scrub. The massage was amazing and the clove scrub leaves your skin soft and with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Mbithe M
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

I visited Mrembo spa for the second time, this time together with my younger sister. We booked the “Zanzibar beauty experience” which consisted of one hour workshop and one hour treatment. The workshop was so interesting! We got to learn more about the beauty traditions...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank emma f
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worktotravel14
August 28, 2018|
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Response from Claudia0001000 | Reviewed this property |
Believe a booking it’s preferable but we walked in
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Farazdaq R
January 27, 2016|
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Response from Lynn F | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what treatment / oil you have with the massage and whether you are paying in shilling or dollar. I see the website has a telephone number and an email address. It may be best to ask them directly.
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