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    Rumaisa Hotel

    Malindi, Funguni, Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3442, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good16%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    1 - 5 of 42 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Although I did not like very much the room, the staff is really kind. In the morning, we enjoyed the breakfast and the view at the terrace. The ate a very good home made bread and chapati, served by a very gentle man who made...More

    Thank papona
    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    Stayed here for two nights while in Stone Town. The room and bathroom are a very good size and clean. AC and fan make the heat bearable during the night, plus a net for any mosquitos Wifi doesn't always connect. The reception were helpful with...More

    Thank Fums
    Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

    What makes this hotel a perfect place to stay is its welcoming staff, awesome location and fantastic rooms. We stayed in the triple room just above reception. It is spacious and well designed. The owner, Mohamed, really made us feel at home at Rumaisa. The...More

    Thank Tom R
    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    Very comfortable room and bed. A few mosquitos about but there were mosquito nets to use and A/C. Some nice fruit at breakfast the eggs/bread wasn't nice. Not too far from the centre and easy to find from the port-walking distance (if you check google...More

    Thank Jtraveller87
    Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

    Cheap hotel amazing rooms but rather back end of stone town. Good wifi. Great for our 4 night stay exploring the town! Staff are friendly too, the lady serving breakfast seems to do it all on her own and she is great!

    Thank Bethan A
    Al Minar
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$45 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Rumaisa Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for the room on the top floor facing the sea."
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    "relax in Zanzibar it's a lovely friendly place, be careful when book a safari trip before start, Tanzania..."
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    "Noise....it didn't bother me, but there is a public hall next door to the hotel. The music from the..."
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    "you get to choose your room when you arrive. the rooms at the back have a view of the ocean."
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