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    Maru Maru Hotel

    397 - 400 Gizenga Street | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
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    • Average7%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
    Rooftop Terrace
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Maru Maru is a great alternative to dropping a couple hundred elsewhere. The rooms are very clean and the AC works! The hotel's location makes it easy to get to many of the main sites. Rooftop overlooks the bay and the city. One thing to...More

    Thank WellWanderedNomad
    Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Nomad , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Maru Maru. Your feedback is valuable to us and we ensure that we offer best of our services and hospitality to all our guests. At Hotel Maru Maru we...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    Situated in the heart of the hustle and bustle of Gizenga Street, this is a tranquil haven From being greeted at the door, throughout to the Roof Terrace, the staff have a high level of professionalism and friendliness. Nothing is too much trouble to ensure...More

    Thank catherinebinky2016
    Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 20 May 2017

    Dear Catherine , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Maru Maru. Your feedback is valuable to us and we ensure that we offer best of our services and hospitality to all our guests. At Hotel Maru Maru we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our guide recommended we go to Maru Maru for some drinks and he definitely chose a wonderful spot to view the sunset. Stunning rooftop location, great hospitality and good cocktails. We ordered mojitos which were okay but not very big or strong. Would still recommend...More

    Thank Shannon R
    Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Shannon , Greetings from Hotel Maru Maru! Thank you for visiting The Terrace Restaurant, at Hotel Maru Maru. Your feedback is valuable to us and we ensure that we offer best of our services and hospitality to all our guests. At Hotel Maru Maru...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Booked by the tour company, this is a Boutique hotel with attractive decor. Very clean, fresh, good breakfasts, Lovely, friendly staff. Efficient, polite service. Nice little roof top pool with changing area and showers. Very central yet pleasantly quiet. I felt safe and comfortable

    Thank robyn_wiles
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My sister and I stayed at Maru Maru for only one night but overall it was a great experience. Due to our schedule we arrived in Zanzibar before the check-in time and they graciously accommodated us. The staff was friendly and helpful, the room and...More

    Thank shan_abrahams
    Response from Maru Maru H, Manager at Maru Maru HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Stone Town
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Location
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    • Stone Town
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    • Maru Maru Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Adam S
    15 June 2017|
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    Response from hekpoortheksie | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms are beautiful and all equipped with mini fridges
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    Marlene D
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    Dear Marlene, Thank you for your question. The beach is just 2 minutes walk from the Hotel. But we are located in Stone town.
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    frannyLongBeach
    19 December 2016|
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    Response from Maru Maru H | Property representative |
    We do have an elevator to the 3rd floor and a new one coming up that will reach the 4th floor where the Terrace is at.
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    "all rooms seemed the same, the pool and rooftop restaurant were a hit for sure.."
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    "All rooms are accessible by elevator"
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    "Easy access, Best roof top view, at the centre of historical stone town, near night barbecue market..."
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    "Ask for room on 3rd floor"
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