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    Zanzibar Serena Hotel

    Kelele Square, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Pool & Beach (79)
    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good31%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “big joe” (20 reviews)
    “indian ocean” (51 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
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    Business Centre
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    Rooftop Terrace
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

    Excellent hotel! While some parts of Stonetown are less desirable, that is no fault on the part if the hotel. The staff were courteous and very helpful with tips on seeing the sights with as little hassle and expense as possible. Highly recommended.

    1  Thank Trevor1223
    Reviewed 27 April 2014

    Only stayed here 1 night before moving to a beach resort. Loved the warm wash cloth and drink upon arrival - nice touch! Room was beautiful with lovely dark wood furniture and carvings. View of the water was serene and peacefully quiet. Location was ideal...More

    2  Thank Monica L
    Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

    We stayed at this hotel after a few days on safari. The rooms were comfortable but small. Most staff were very friendly but a couple were officious. The location is not great and Stonetown was a disappointment. The beach at hotel was used as a...More

    Thank rafe99
    Reviewed 16 April 2014

    If youre willing to pay for it, its an amazing experience. The whole complex is completely relaxing and has an amazing view along the beach. The rooms are picture perfect and the historic buildings beautiful. Breakfast buffet also amazing.

    1  Thank jason k
    Reviewed 24 March 2014

    Really liked the buildings, the architecutre, history and the ambiance. Stayed 3 nights, end of a 5-week, 6 country trip to Africa. Food was good to very good and the staff was helpful and accommodating. The travel company had not booked any tours and I...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 340 - USD 442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #4 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • #5 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Zanzibar Serena Hotel Stone Town ,
    • Zanzibar Serena Stone Town ,
    • Zanzibar Serena Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Room & Suite (132)
    Pool & Beach (79)
    Dining (61)
    Hotel & Grounds (285)
    Bathroom (12)
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    Christopher O
    20 May 2016|
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    Response from KannanAT | Reviewed this property |
    We made use of private taxi, but you can email them. They are very helpful.
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    yankeegirlSumter_SC
    25 April 2016|
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    Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
    Besides being a safe hotel, the rooms are also equipped with a safe.
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    15 December 2014|
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    Response from SerenaHotels | Property representative |
    Hello there, The pool is only open to the in-house guests. Hope that addresses your question
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    "Ocean view is the best but away from the bar area if you are go to bed early. There was live music the night..."
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