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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

    Plot number 143/93, Mbweni Street | Kiembe Samakie, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    My husband and I stayed at Protea Hotel by Marriott (Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins) for 6 nights in July. Even though a part of the resort was being renovated, it didn’t have any impact on our stay. We enjoyed walks by the beach, meals with a...More

    Thank Anjali-Neeraj
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Very beautiful boutique beach hotel, close to Stone Town and ZNZ airport, but secluded in a corner of tranquility. Rooms are spacious and preciously furnished as well as equipped with nice own terraces fronting ocean. The hotel garden is simply amazing, better than every spice...More

    Thank Marco R
    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    This was my first stay at this excellent Marriott property. In Zanzibar for business and a bit of R&R with my wife it was convenient to Stone Town and my business meetings. We pulled into the resort and knew immediately this was the right pick....More

    Thank dknott63
    Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

    Great Hotel to visit...Been to many hotels all around the world and this one is unique with its very friendly staff which became family too. Shekhar, Nico, and Issa and all the staff were great with their warming hospitality and being helpful with everything I...More

    Thank StiX777
    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    Special location as it is next to ruins. Some part is under renovation, so there was some noise. The Hotel told me before, so I was aware of it. The view is also very nice, the beach is quiet. There were some guests from outside...More

    Thank Andreas B
    Response from DinishAntony, Group General Manager - Protea Hotels by Marriott ( Dsm/Znz) at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni RuinsResponded 25 July 2017

    Dear Andreas B Good day, kindly note that while checking out on 12th June you did not mention this issue to the manager and said that you were overall happy with the stay. This was also not mentioned in the feedback form you filled at...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$139 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Stone Town
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
    • #4 Family Hotel in Stone Town
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Zanzibar City >
    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Mbweni Ruins ,
    • Protea Hotel By Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    julie-vgaff
    12 April 2016|
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    Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
    We used the shuttle - I think it runs in and out 3 times a day, at 9:00, 12:00 and 3:00 (ish). The hotel is only 15 minutes from Stonetown, so you can easily grab a taxi in town to go back to the hotel whenever you want.
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    27 May 2015|
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    Response from Hanlie W | Reviewed this property |
    The Hotel is extremely accessable, in fact they have complimentary taxis twice a day to Stone Town.
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    "We had room 5 which has a large balcony off it and was very comfortable."
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    "Beautiful room with a very nice balcony, so close to the beach that you could hear the sound of the wave!"
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    "As close as possible to private beach !"
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