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The Seyyida Hotel & Spa

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The Seyyida Hotel & Spa is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Stone Town, offering a charming environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. Rooms at The Seyyida Hotel & Spa include a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a safe, allowing you to rest and refresh with ease. In addition, as a valued The Seyyida Hotel & Spa guest, you can enjoy a pool and free breakfast that are provided on-site. Getting online is possible, as The Seyyida Hotel & Spa offers free wifi. While you’re here, be sure to check out some of the cafes, including Zanzibar Coffee House Cafe, Puzzle Coffee Shop, and Ma Shaa Allah Cafe', all of which are a short distance from The Seyyida Hotel & Spa. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral (0.4 km), Darajani Bazaar (0.4 km), and The Coins Shop (0.3 km), which are all within walking distance of the hotel. Enjoy your stay in Stone Town!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Pros: very nice amenities, well-maintained and thoughtful decor, good breakfast, amazing views from rooftop restaurant, friendly staff, convenient location Improvements: painfully slow-nonexistent WiFi on the 4th floor; no lift/elevator; limited lunch and dinner menu, though
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The route to the hotel from the airport to the hotel winds through noisy, busy streets which is Zanzibar. Hotel manager was very helpful as were the restaurant staff. Pool a welcome feature at the end of each day. Rooms are old & original. Views from our windows were of the
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The hotel is in a great location, however our room was not. We had a wall 3feet from our window so little to no view. The staff need more training and guidance. Enthusiastic is not a word I can use for them. The pool looked like it needed a clean so we did not use it. The
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We only stayed one night, and wish it had been longer, mainly because of the hotel's location with such easy access to Stone Town's, markets, bars and restaurants. The Seyyida is a very comfortable hotel, but I did find the staff a little inexperienced, they could do with a bit
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such Beautiful Hotel, so charming I have stay in this Hotel , i love the decoration of the rooms, The staff Catia so helpfull, the roof top for the breakfast and dinner , I will remember the charme of Zanzibar Island like in the old time but with the confort of 21st century
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They have a good spa and reasonable prices ranging from $ 30 to $200. But good to remember that Spa closes at 5 pm.
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"ask for one without a wall infront of the window!"
"Try and avoid a room overlooking an alleyway, they seem to get quite noisy at night."
"Get a sea view room - it's worth it"
"There are a variety of different rooms, check when making a booking, I didn't see that online..."
"Essayez les chambres de luxe , il y en a peu qui donnent sur la mer hèlas !,"
US$128 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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TanzaniaZanzibar ArchipelagoZanzibar IslandZanzibar CityStone Town
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