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    Emerson Spice

    Tharia Street, Kiponda, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (406)
          Room & Suite (131)
          Dining (46)
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          Overview
          • Excellent84%
          • Very good11%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Rooftop Bar
          Concierge
          Dry Cleaning
          Rooftop Terrace
          Private Balcony
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          Offers from Emerson Spice
          Special Rate: SPRING SPECIAL
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          11 - 15 of 510 reviews

          Reviewed 20 March 2017

          Boutique Hotel of excellence. Very generous people, everything perfect. We felt like in a fairytale of 1001 night. Therooms are all different and all very special. Food is probably the best you get in Stonetown. Service is friendly and natural and individual. We travel a...More

          Thank Gü W
          Reviewed 17 March 2017

          My parents and I shared the Aida room (can sleep 4-5 people comfortably) for two nights and very much enjoyed our stay. The room was clean, air-conditioned, and uniquely decorated with delightful windows, places to sit, and upstairs sleeping area for other guests, and a...More

          Thank Erin P
          Reviewed 15 March 2017

          The set menu on the rooftop of the Emerson Spice came highly recommended from my coworkers. It did not disappoint. The service and food were excellent. The hotel is beautifully decorated. I felt like I was stepping back into the early 20th century and didn't...More

          1  Thank christine f
          Reviewed 8 March 2017

          To be in the middle of Stone Town, an ancient city, able to watch the modern day to day activities in the streets below while living in luxury was an amazing experience. Have never stayed in such an exotic room setting! We were in Belle...More

          1  Thank Granitestater87
          Response from Spice_management_1, Manager at Emerson SpiceResponded 16 March 2017

          Such a pleasure to meet you both! It was a shame that you only stayed for one night. We always recommend that to really immerse oneself into the true unique culture that is Stonetown, as well as to enjoy both the Emerson Zanzibar's Tea House...More

          Reviewed 6 March 2017

          It is decorated with the desire to respect the tradions of Zanzibar. This was achieved, but of course the moders gadgets are not part of the Zanzibar traditions. You are received at your arrival in the lobby as though you were the most important person...More

          Thank 8,340
          Response from Spice_management_1, Manager at Emerson SpiceResponded 16 March 2017

          Emerson Spice, being an old Merchant's House in a Unesco Heritage Site, has been lovingly restored, but still offers the modern conveniences such as Air Conditioning and Wi-Fi throughout, as well as a complimentary Turn Down and Laundry Service. With only eleven individually designed guest...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 175 - USD 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Family Hotel in Stone Town
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
          • #5 Business Hotel in Stone Town
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • Emerson Spice Hotel Stone Town ,
          • Emerson Spice Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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          Traveller (406)
          Room & Suite (131)
          Dining (46)
          Hotel & Grounds (252)
          Bathroom (16)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Gunjan G
          Hi Do you have an in house pool ? Also closest accessible beach ?
          26 May 2017|
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          Response from 8,340 | Reviewed this property |
          I think there are no public beaches in Stone Town
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          Gunjan G
          Hi Do you have an in house pool ? Also closest accessible beach ?
          26 May 2017|
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          Response from ejgCalifornia | Reviewed this property |
          Emerson spice is in stone town so I would not consider it a beach hotel. There is no pool. You can go later to the beach--but you should definitely spend a day or two in Stonetown
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          Duncan T
          Hi, I would like to get feedbacks concerning the speed of the internet. Is it good at this hotel. Good enough for skype calls? Is there any business center inside the hotel? Thanks.
          13 September 2016|
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          Response from Spice_management_1 | Property representative |
          Dear Duncan, Thanks for your interest in Emerson Spice. Although we have good Wi-fi throughout the Hotel & Garden, Emerson Spice is a Boutique Hotel in an 18th Century Merchants House in the heart of the old town, and... More
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