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    Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

    Forodhani Street | P.O. Box 3974 Zanzibar, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3974, Tanzania
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$118
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          Overview
          • Excellent33%
          • Very good40%
          • Average16%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “bar next door” (13 reviews)
          “no alcohol” (43 reviews)
          “swimming pool” (28 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Concierge
          Dry Cleaning
          Rooftop Terrace
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 22 February 2017

          We arrived in Stonetown for our final night in Zanzibar. We spent several nights in different hotels around the island and this hotel was by far the worst one we stayed in (in Zanzibar and in Tanzania as a whole). The Room: We stayed in...More

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          Response from Tembo_House_Hotel, Manager at Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

          Thank you so much for taking your precious time to share your feedback with us at Tembo house hotel & Apartments. It’s a great pleasure to receiving wonderful feedback from you that helps us to improve our standards. On the other hand, we apologize due...More

          Reviewed 20 February 2017

          The outside is in the heart of Stonetown, walk through past the swimming pool in the courtyard to the beach just beyond the restaurant, the Hotel Tembo has a lot going for it. Traditional style refurbished with modern facilities (NB no lift) I had a...More

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          Thank you for taking your precious time to write your wonderful review about tembo house hotel and apartments It’s a great pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us; it is by receiving wonderful feedback from our valued customers like yourself that helps...More

          Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

          We stayed in the apartments and not the actual hotel. The apartment, which is the same building that Freddy Mercury grew up in, was pretty nice. It's a bit old, but has a charm all to itself. The deck over looks the street but unfortunately...More

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          Thank you for taking your precious time to write your wonderful review about tembo house hotel and apartments It’s a great pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us; it is by receiving wonderful feedback from our valued customers like yourself that helps...More

          Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

          We were quite happy with the Tembo Hotel. We got a fantastic corner room with a great view of the beach. The a/c worked well, the rooms were clean, we enjoyed breakfast and the pool was refreshing. It is not over the top, solid. The...More

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          Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

          This hotel was our base for our two days (one night) visit to Stone Town. The facilities are clean and well kept. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They accepted an early check in/late check out and organised our transfer to the airport professionally....More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$116 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
          • #7 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
          • #8 Family Hotel in Stone Town
          • #12 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 50
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • Tembo Hotel Stone Town ,
          • Tembo Stone Town ,
          • Tembo House Hotel & Apartments Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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          Traveller (773)
          Room & Suite (173)
          Pool & Beach (99)
          Dining (38)
          Hotel & Grounds (516)
          Bathroom (43)
          Family and Play Areas (3)
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          Nearby Restaurants
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          shimmyshimmy23
          What time is breakfast served?
          5 May 2017|
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          Response from ROGER C | Reviewed this property |
          7 to 10. Buffet. Great omelettes.
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          LeagleAlien
          If we were staying with an 11-year old son, would we have sofa-bed or roll-out bed for him in our room, and would there be extra charge above the room charge?
          26 October 2015|
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          Response from Tembo_House_Hotel | Property representative |
          dear tony we will put extra bed with no extra charges
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          sam0man
          Does hotel provide complimentary (free-of-charge) airport transfers? I read one review from a guest who stayed in December 2013 who said he didn't pay "not one coin" for the transfers - is that true?
          26 August 2015|
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          Response from Lin_M30 | Reviewed this property |
          That was not out existence, we had to pay for our transfers.
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          Room Tips
          "Many rooms have twin beds that take up too much space. If you don't need that reception will listen"
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          "there´s no alcohol in this property."
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          "Do not choose the rooms located next to the pool, unless being right next to the pool is very important..."
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          "dont stay in room 4. (too close to the dining area)"
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