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    Emerson Spice

    Tharia Street, Kiponda, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
    011 255 775 046 395
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    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good11%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Concierge
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 474 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    To stay in an original building overlooking the fascinating lane ways of Zanzibar is a wonderful way to experience this exotic city. Even though the building was old, it has been renovated and we had a spacious room (named Camille) with modern bathroom facilities with...More

    Thank jayne4d
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    This is a real gem. preserving original stone town architecture and providing great service and ambiance. Lose sense of time and enter the real exotic heart if stone town here. Highly recommended. Solo or romantic. Thanks Len, Russel and Katia for the experience and warm...More

    Thank JambianiNeil
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We arrived at Emerson Spice and were greeted by Russell, who had upgraded us to the Kate room to celebrate our honeymoon. This room is gorgeous. Outdoor tub, indoor giant tub/shower, two outdoor terraces, and views over the city rooftops. Gorgeous. What really set this...More

    Thank mattressgirl2011
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at Emerson Spice for 2 nights in stonetown for part of our honeymoon. It was the great place to stay in the city. The staff were amazing. We had the Kate room which was unbelievable - outdoor bathtub and indoor and 2 private...More

    1  Thank Cheryl575
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This place was just gorgeous from top to bottom. Loved our room (Camille) and the balconies off of it. The staff here were fantastic and the rooftop restaurant was amazing (for the food and views). I don't think I have anything negative to say!

    2  Thank msjennoit
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$175 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #5 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Emerson Spice Hotel Stone Town ,
    • Emerson Spice Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    stushy2016
    3 August 2017|
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    Response from Spice_management_1 | Property representative |
    Our Guest' Valuables are kept in a locked wallet in our main Reception Safe. Hair Driers are available on request. We hope to welcome you!
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    Gunjan G
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from 8,340 | Reviewed this property |
    I think there are no public beaches in Stone Town
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    Gunjan G
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from ejgCalifornia | Reviewed this property |
    Emerson spice is in stone town so I would not consider it a beach hotel. There is no pool. You can go later to the beach--but you should definitely spend a day or two in Stonetown
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    "Kate room; you won't be disappointed!"
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    "I forget the name of my room but it had a purple motif...ask for it."
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    "Violetta Room"
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    "Every room is individual - we loved being on a high floor for the views."
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