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    Maru Maru Hotel

    397 - 400 Gizenga Street | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
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    1 - 5 of 455 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    My sister and I stayed at Maru Maru for only one night but overall it was a great experience. Due to our schedule we arrived in Zanzibar before the check-in time and they graciously accommodated us. The staff was friendly and helpful, the room and...More

    Thank shan_abrahams
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    Situated in the heart of the hustle and bustle of Gizenga Street, this is a tranquil haven From being greeted at the door, throughout to the Roof Terrace, the staff have a high level of professionalism and friendliness. Nothing is too much trouble to ensure...More

    Thank catherinebinky2016
    Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 20 May 2017

    Dear Catherine , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Maru Maru. Your feedback is valuable to us and we ensure that we offer best of our services and hospitality to all our guests. At Hotel Maru Maru we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hotel was charming, perfect location in center of Stone Town and 5 min walking distance to nite market . Service was superb. Beautiful roof top restaurant and lounge and swimming pool overlook harbor and the city. Lovely breakfast buffet on roof. Delicious inidian food...More

    Thank BostonBostonGirl
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Quiet rooms surrounding a beautiful 4 story open atrium. Breakfast included with room and served on the rooftop, which had a better-than-average view. Rooms were well equipped and the mattress was comfy. Mini fridge wasn't working/wasn't plugged in, but we didn't really need it. Just...More

    Thank Kelsey G
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The photo (attached) taken today - 1 month after our stay says it all - I'm still itching The Hotel is a really really lovely hotel However Management attitude and thus staff is blasé at best. Management had little or no measures put in place...More

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    Additional Information about Maru Maru Hotel

    Address: 397 - 400 Gizenga Street | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
    Location: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
    Price Range:US$102 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 4 star
    Number of rooms: 44
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    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #2 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Maru Maru Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Adam S
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from hekpoortheksie | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms are beautiful and all equipped with mini fridges
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    Marlene D
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    Dear Marlene, Thank you for your question. The beach is just 2 minutes walk from the Hotel. But we are located in Stone town.
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    frannyLongBeach
    19 December 2016|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    We do have an elevator to the 3rd floor and a new one coming up that will reach the 4th floor where the Terrace is at.
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    "all rooms seemed the same, the pool and rooftop restaurant were a hit for sure.."
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    "All rooms are accessible by elevator"
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    "Easy access, Best roof top view, at the centre of historical stone town, near night barbecue market..."
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    "Ask for room on 3rd floor"
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