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    Emerson Spice

    Tharia Street, Kiponda, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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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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    Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

    I stayed here for 2 nights on my own. The building is stunning and takes you back in time in a way that's almost impossible in this day and age of mind numbing uniformity in hotels. I wanted to give it 5 stars, but don't...More

    2  Thank zim_travelin_guy
    Reviewed 20 January 2015

    This hotel was fantastic! Definitely a highlight of our stay in Zanzibar. We were welcomed at the reception by the manager and receptionist, nice touch! The rooms were gorgeous, each with its own theme. We really liked Violetta with it's purple touches, long balcony and...More

    1  Thank Sessa79
    Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

    Excellent place to stay while in Stonetown! Really friendly staff, these guys know what they're doing! Tasted the best tuna I ever tried on the rooftop restaurant, and the local coffee was also fantastic.

    1  Thank Dan R
    Reviewed 11 January 2015

    I was there with my wife in December 2014 and January 2015. The building has been restaured and decorated with great care and taste, The Hotel has a magic atmosphere, each room has a different feeling and atmospehere to it, and each one seems better...More

    Thank alesbin
    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    The Emerson Spice hotel - set in the middle of the old Stone Town in Zanzibar - is a magical experience, like stepping into the 1001 nights fairytale. Beatifully decorated rooms to the tiniest detail and staff that really make you feel at home. I...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • 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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    Questions & Answers
    Gunjan G
    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
    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
    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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    Room Tips
    "Take a walking tour of Stone town. The history was wonderful to learn about and should not be missed."
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    "We had the Kate room which was great for a couple"
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    "I sat in the restaurant, but I think rooms on the second floor are quieter and especially the ones opposite..."
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    "The Kate. Even if you have to pay more, its worth every penny."
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