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Kenyatta Road Shangani Area, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3367 Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

Situated in a great location in stone town near lots of attraction sites...the staff are very friendly and welcoming..has Delicious Swahili food ...clean area..Has good conference facilities ...walking distance to forodhani park..

Thank Rayu A
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I stayed at Mazsons for 2 nights and the location was spot on! However besides that it doesnt have much going for it... the bathrooms are far from avergae standard, infact very poor (toilet wobbled when sitting down, shower very worn down). The rooms looked...More

Thank steph6698
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Clean and spacious rooms, basic amenities are provided. The staff is very courteous. Breakfast spread had more variety than I expected. Good Wi Fi for people on business. A budget friendly stay in Stone Town which makes it perfect to walk around town, very close...More

Thank Fatema I
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

At the heart of stone town the rooms are spacious and very clean. The staff courteous and friendly. Breakfast is decent but the rest of the meals are a major let down... the buffets are a major letdown. Sadly there are balconies but no private......More

1  Thank TheEATraveller
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Though the building is bit historical and old , but it is very neat and clean . Excellent location in the heart of stone town where you can enjoy your time . The stuff are very friendly trying to keep up the costumers needs .

Thank Sulaf I
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Mazsons Hotel is a three star classified hotel situated in the most attractive and strategic area of Old Stonetown, Shangani area along Kenyatta Road. This Hotel was developed from renovation of an old historic More building built on lime, Stone and sand, without changes on architectural design& features. The Hotel is surrounded by the famous historical and monumental buildings i.e. Zanzibar Hotel Post Office, Africa house, St, Joseph's cathedral, Mambo Msige, Tippu Tip house and his grave, are among the famous site surrounding the hotel. The history of Mazsons Hotel goes back to year 1800 when the main building (Front House) of the hotel was constructed by unknown wealthy businessman and upon completion the house was administered by Msellem Bin Mohammed by virtue of inheritance. This house was later sold to Sheikh Abdullah Bin Salim Barwany in 1894. In the year 1914, a Greek businessman known as Sendis took over the building, renovated and operated as Hotel under the famous name of'' Africa Hotel. In 1980 Mr Ahmed Nassor Mazrui the founder of Mazsons Hotel bought this dilapidates building from the Ministry of Water Construction and Energy and carried out major rehabilitation that turned into tourist class Hotel as it looks today. Mazsons Hotel opened its doors to the first customers on March 1993, and commenced accommodation service ten bed rooms. As to date the hotel has total 36 rooms, made of three deluxe rooms, two premier rooms, three suites, one triple room, three single rooms, 23 double rooms., main restaurant and three conference rooms. At the roof there is Marashi roof terrace overlooking the Harbour. It is our duty and pride to serve you best, always to your satisfaction Welcome home away from home. " AT MAZSONS HOTEL WE WILL MAKE YOU FEEL AT HOME Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$78 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mazsons Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$78 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mazsons Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
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tunnytz
July 27, 2015|
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Mazsons Hotel is one among the best hotel in Stone Town.
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"Ask for one facing the main street with balcony. I think the rooms numbered 200's were the better ones."
groovychickMelbourne
Sep. 22, 2015
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"Third floor are the suites but can't remember the exact number!"
Exploration802818
Jul. 16, 2015
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"Choosing a room in another hotel is the best tip I can give."
futisaba
Jan. 11, 2014
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