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Mizingani Seafront Hotel

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Mizingani Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3974 Tanzania
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Mizingani Seafront Hotel is located on the Forodhani water front next to the Sultan Palace Museum and Ferry Terminal. Being in the heart of Stone Town, we are a stone throw away from the main tourist attractions, the Palace Museum, House of Wonders, Old Fort and the famous Forodhani food market. The Mizingani building is a very unique historical building which was constructed for newly married Royal couples for their honeymoon in 1865. Later in 1928 the house was then turned into the Custom House but, due to poor maintenance it deteriorated and finally had to be evacuated. This former Palace is now restored to its former glory with unique pieces of antique furniture, four poster beds, clocks, cupboards and so on, marvelously decorated and designed to make you feel like a Sultan. Mizingani Seafront Hotel provides the best facilities to offer with access of a lift, free wi-fi, air conditioning, 24 hour help desk, safe deposits and a perfect place to relax and tan near the swimming pool in the courtyard. Mizingani now boasts of large individually styled rooms, with ocean front or swimming pool balconies equipped with all modern facilities such as flat screen TV, cable channels, tea/coffee making facilities, hamam bathrooms tiled with Mosaic, hair dryers, high water pressure and hot water. Enjoy the evening cup of tea at our Ocean Front Restaurant while watching the sun set over the Indian Ocean and dine under the sky at night. With environment being in our thoughts and conscious, we are proud to announce that we are the only hotel in Stone Town using solar panels for "Hot Water" usage in the hotel including all of our rooms. Create your own memory for a lifetime at Mizingani Seafront Hotel by experiencing the true Zanzibari Hospitality
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Ocean view
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Khalid B wrote a review Apr. 3
Durban, South Africa227 contributions110 helpful votes
This hotel is just wow. Location is ideal for anything in Stone Town with the beach and ferry terminal across the road . The building itself is quote old but restored well. The rooms and common areas had alot of antique furniture. Rooms are a bit dark and light are required in the day time.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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Debi B wrote a review Mar. 2021
Katy, Texas21 contributions1 helpful vote
Mizingani Seafront Hotel is a wonderful place to start your vacation in Zanzibar. It is within walking distance of Stone Town and the Forodhani food stalls. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. Staff is friendly and accepts US dollars. Laundry service is inexpensive. Breakfast was great. Lots of choices. Fresh omelette made just for you. Would definitely go back.
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Response from Arat Issack, Other at Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Responded Mar. 17, 2021
Dear esteemed guest we thank you for choosing to stay at Mizingani Hotel and surely credits will be give to all the staff + your review will help us improve in many ways so that next time you visit us web shall make you fill more comfortable thank you again and we hope to see you soon.
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FarAway613462 wrote a review Mar. 2021
Zanzibar Island, Tanzania8 contributions1 helpful vote
Lovely hotel in a perfect location on Stone Town, just a minute or two walk from the main sites and streets. The hotel overlooks the beach so you get a nice breeze also. The room was spacious and clean. Breakfast was plentiful and varied. And oh that pool...perfect to relax in after a full day site seeing in Stone Town.
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Response from Arat Issack, Other at Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Responded Mar. 17, 2021
Dear esteemed guest we thank you for choosing MIZINGANI SEA FRONT HOTEL out of all Hotels in STONE TOWN and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We shall make you fill more comfortable next time you visit us hope to see you soon. BEST REGARDS, MIZINGANI SEA FRONT TEAM.
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Kbr93 wrote a review Feb. 2021
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We lover our stay at Mizingani Seafront! The hotel is near to all main places in Stone Town. At arrival we got an upgrade to a Sultan Room with the best view and we loved it! There are santiziser everywhere. The staff was very kind, especially the receptionists. You can enjoy the pool and the whole hotel is like in 1001 Arabic Nights. Our room was so clean every day! Thank your for all! Kübra & Erkan
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Arat Issack, Other at Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Responded Mar. 17, 2021
Dear esteemed guest, On behalf of MIZINGANI SEA FRONT HOTEL staff we would like to thank you for choosing to stay here with us MIZINGANI team are happy to hear from you and surely credit goes to the staff we hope to see you soon and wish you a safe journey. BEST REGARDS, MIZINGANI SEA FRONT TEAM.
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Pablo Eduardo Velo wrote a review Jan. 2021
Rome, Italy155 contributions45 helpful votes
We spend only one night in the hotel The employees are very nice people and help us a lot The restaurant and the breakfast was ok The room was really wonderful and clean The restaurant was ok with a very taste salad
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Arat Issack, Other at Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Responded Mar. 17, 2021
Dear esteemed guest, On behalf of MIZINGANI SEA FRONT HOTEL TEAM I would like to thank you for choosing to stay with us most important YOU enjoyed staying here plus the hotel amenities, Surely credits will be given to our staff and we shall improve more when you visit us again. Hope to see you soon
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PRICE RANGE
US$76 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
TanzaniaZanzibar ArchipelagoZanzibar IslandZanzibar CityStone Town
NUMBER OF ROOMS
31
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Frequently Asked Questions about Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Aromas of Zanzibar (0.4 km), Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral (0.5 km), and The Coins Shop (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Tea House Restaurant, Ma Shaa Allah Cafe', and Emerson Spice Tea House Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Mizingani Seafront Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Mizingani Seafront Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Mizingani Seafront Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Christ Church Cathedral (0.5 km) and House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib) (0.3 km).
Does Mizingani Seafront Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the harbour view available here.