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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a family of 5 and rented 2 rooms at the top. They are tastefully decorated, quiet and come well equipped. The breakfast is served in the beautiful small garden in the morning near the pool which is very relaxing and enjoyable. The dinner...More

Thank Celine_Zaza
Response from Mwasaju, Owner at Kholle HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guests, Many thanks for your kind and encouraging comments which we will definitely share with our team. We are trying our best to make Kholle House an authentic hideaway for travelers who wish to escape from beaten tracks... If you are entirely satisfied, why...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Housed in a stately residence, this hotel certainly represents an excellent accommodation if you like the traditional solutions, maybe not as comfortable as a modern hotel but that can transfer the flavor of the past, that is something I appreciate a lot. Room equipped with...More

Thank marcopretelli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay at Kholle. The receptionist was exceptionally helpful with billing, airport transfers and advising on sites to see, places to go. Breakfast on the terrace was amazing. The historic nature of the House and all the preservation made to it was...More

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Response from Mwasaju, Owner at Kholle HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, We are very pleased with your warmful comments. We shall definitely share them with our team. I am humbled that you acknowledge our efforts to restore and give life again to an authentic Swahili urban mansion. Sincerely.

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Kholle House is just behind the Old Dispensary in Stone Town (across the street from the ferry terminal/harbor and yet very quiet); rich in history and so conveniently located that I was able to walk to anywhere. The house was renovated with such care, that...More

Thank Chiho S
Response from KholleHouse_607, General Manager at Kholle HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chiho, Was a pleasure to receive you at home. Indeed, we are humbled and very pleased by your encouraging and warm comments... Thank you very much for your appreciation which I willl definitely share with all the staff ! See you again in Princess...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This place is gorgeous and quite quiet considering its location near the middle of Stone Town near the port. Our room was lovely, and the building (especially the little courtyard where you can have meals and drinks) is very picturesque. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

Thank TravelingCrankypants
Response from KholleHouse_607, General Manager at Kholle HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guests, Many thanks for these beautiful comments. Our team will be delighted of this very encouraging feedback. See you again in Princess Kholle's hideaway. Best regards and Kwaheri !

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Pool
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Room Service
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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USD 87 - USD 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
#7 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
USD 87 - USD 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
#7 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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"It is close to three mosques, avoid Ramadan/Eid time if you can"
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"Get room facing sea (Ferry Port) on highest level possible & will have cooling breeze most of day. Can be..."
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"The rooms definitely vary in size, classic quite small, but all are very nice."
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"In the all the hustle and bustle of Zanzibar, Kholle House is like an oasis. Truly exquiste and wonderful."
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