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  • Average12%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
Concierge
Spa
Business Centre
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star Hotel
Al Johari means the Jewel in certain translations of Kiswahili and Arabic, and we invite you to experience the Jewel of Stone Town, Zanzibar. Al Johari is a small 15 room Boutique Hotel in the Stone Town area of Zanzibar, and was the result of a careful refurbishment combining two...
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116 Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
7.4 km to Kisauni Airport
51 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Few weeks ago we stayed at this cute hotel and I can say we were very satisfied about everything here. The room was very clean and the bed was really comfortable. The owners were really helpful and made our stay even more enjoyable! Recommend!

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Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

Amazing hotel in an amazing building. The position is perfect, The room was nice and very clean, the rooftop terrace, with its beautiful view, is really charming, perfect to rest yourself reading a book, or having a tea. Mr. Alberto , the hotel manager ,...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2015

fantastic experience, outstanding service across the board, rooms extremely cosy. I would suggest to anyone interested in travelling in the area, in particular the quality of the food was unexpectedly awesome.

Thank Francesco L
Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

I went to Al johari in november with my girlfriend and i loved this hotel. It's located right in the center of Stone Town in a quiet and safe location. The rooms are nice and well ventilated. The ac is working properly and the toilet...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2015

Clean hotel, quiet place. Great rooms, Courteous staff. Good breakfast. All was good. Added benefit was good location- walk able to Africa House and 6 degrees. Like 1 minute walk. Barely 5-10 min to Fomodhani Gardens. Staff was good and arranged my prison Island tour....More

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Al Johari means the Jewel in certain translations of Kiswahili and Arabic, and we invite you to experience the Jewel of Stone Town, Zanzibar. Al Johari is a small 15 room Boutique Hotel in the Stone Town area of ...More Zanzibar, and was the result of a careful refurbishment combining two ancient buildings in Stone Town to produce an exceptional hotel property while keeping within the Architecture and dimensions of Stone Town history with an emphasis on modern state of the art amenities as well as the opulent luxuries of the Omani, Persian, Indian and Swahili influences. Less
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Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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"I guess all rooms are small, please clarify and speak to the staff to get a bigger room. The staff was good."
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"3rd Floor rooms have better view and you can move to the roof top to enjoy the beautiful sunset"
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"Have your breakfast and meals on the rooftop at the lounge - the view and breeze is amazing"
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