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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Recommended by a friend and not disappointed. Clean with friendly staff in a quiet location. Felt like home and made our stay great. Very very helpful owner. Fabulous family run hotel. Highly recommended. A happy customer. Hopefully I will be back soon.

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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Abuso Inn is a Very Nice place to be. Once there, you feel like home. They help you on every need for reasonable prices. Plus the hotel is in a perfect position of the town. The rooms are clean and they serve the classic zanzibar breakfast (eggs, fruits, tea,etc). We already came back Twice and we will do it again.

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Angola
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This is an excellent place to stay while in Stone Town. It is nearby the sea, in a very central position. The quality is absolutely good. It is surrounded by many restaurants and pub, that you can choose every day a different one. I was alone, and with my family and always we were safe and good.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

If you don't mind that the hotel is a bit old and needs good refreshment, it could be an option for 1-2 nights if you are staying in Stone town. The location is great, just minutes away from the main shopping street, forotani with street food, and africa hotel for a nice sunset. The staff is nice. The breakfast is... More 

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New York
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Nestled among the higher-end Hyatt, DoubleTree, Tembo House and other hotels is Abuso Inn, an excellent value in an unbeatable location in Stone Town with all major attractions a short walk away. The rooms are large, airy and very nicely appointed, with air conditioning and fan, and some have a marvelous view of the Indian Ocean -- as does the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

We recently spent two nights at the Abuso Inn in Stone Town, Zanzibar. It was very affordable with clean, simple rooms. We had a sea view. Be careful in the bathroom since there is a step to accommodate the door. If is located next to the five star Hyatt and Serena hotels near the port beach but at a fraction... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Perfectly centered location in stone town. Rooftop terrace with view onto the sea for breakfast was awesome. Delicious breakfast as well. Clean rooms (except of the ants in the bath room) and unfortunately bad smell. Everything in the room smelled a little 'humid'. Mosquito nets could maybe need some cleaning. Staff was all very kind.

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Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

This hotel was recommended to us by friends who had lived in Zanzibar for 2 years. Water front view, very close to everything in Stone Town, very friendly and helpful owner - Mr. Abubakr. Pleasant traditional Zanzibarian hotel with airy inviting rooms with classic Swahili style beds. Rooftop dining area provided good simple breakfasts and there are many good restaurants... More 

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Lund, Sweden
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Me and 8 friends stayed two nights at Abuso Inn in Stown Town. It´s walking distance to restaurants and to the beach. The owner is very nice and I recommend you to stay there, its local and the rooms are good as well. Breakfast is included and served at the roof top bar. Enjoy your stay at Zanzibar!

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Nice good,descent hotel with minimal .staff hospitality is excellent! The services we get is equal to the money we pay. A TV in the room would be an added advantage. Location is very nice ,in the centre and walking distance to many facilities and shopping areas including the famous Forodhani Garden and Museums. Breakfast at the roof top was excellent... More 

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Additional Information about Abuso Inn

Address: Forodhani Street | PO Box 465, Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
Price Range: $102 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ask for a room with a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles cristina.lussiana, 16 May 2015 | Read review
“Note that they don't accept credit cards and the banks in Zanzibar have a maximum limit of 200000TSH so plan ahead and bring cash. They do accept other currencies like USD or EUR.”
 of 5 bubbles kimm425, 6 Jan 2015 | Read review
“A room in the front will have ocean and harbor views. The rooms are large and the air conditioning works well/ All rooms have windows that open and screens. The breakfast on the rooftop was scenic and tasty.”
 of 5 bubbles 57SteveR, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Probably find a different hotel. The Tembo across the street looked very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles KathyV595, 29 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Try to get a room with an ocean view!”
 of 5 bubbles kimackerman, 1 Dec 2013 | Read review
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