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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent one night at this hotel in Stone Town and we were very happy about our choice, as the rest of the experience in Stone Town was quite different ... we had the misfortune to arrive the day the Ramadan finished and were caught...More

Thank LisaSays
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked through cheaptickets.com. I prepaid for a deluxe room for 2 nights. The hotel contacted me directly after booking saying they only had one night at a deluxe rate and the other night they only had a more expensive prestige rate. I called cheaptickets.com...More

Thank Tahra M
Response from Mwasaju, Manager at Kholle HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guests, We are very sorry to read these words. Obviously, something went really wrong with the booking site, Cheaptickets.com. Frankly speaking, our reception desk is not familiar with Cheaptickets.com. Furthermore, it should be mentioned that we exchanged nothing less than more than 5 mails...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018

We echo previous comments that Kholle House is truly a gem .... it is well situated, an easy walk to anywhere in Stonetown ..... has a lovely garden where one can enjoy breakfast ( and other meals) .... a pool ... and a most welcoming...More

Thank blueskiesOttawa
Response from Mwasaju, Owner at Kholle HouseResponded 29 April 2018

Dear Guest, We are humbled and delighted by your thorough appreciation and lovely comments. We will definitely share then with our team. All the very best on your way back to Ottawa. Yours truly.

Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Kholle house is a beautiful historic building. It was built in 1860 on behalf of Princess Kholle, it was renovated a few years ago into a beautiful, discreetly elegant Hotel, an peaceful Oasis amidst the busy life of Stone Town. We were warmly welcomed...More

Thank Andrea G
Response from Mwasaju, Manager at Kholle HouseResponded 5 March 2018

A little gem! Wow we are humbled! Many thanks dear guests for your warmful comments and your encouragements. We shall definitely share them with our team. All the very best and "kwaheri" ! Sincerely,

Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Nice hotel with few rooms ... we rented rooms 15/16 . Number 15 is definitely the best one , with a small terrace on the top of the garden . The hotel is nice decorated. staff warmly welcomed us ... breakfast served in garden in...More

Thank Jean-Pascal D
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Room Service
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Price range
US$106 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
#7 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$106 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
#7 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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"It is close to three mosques, avoid Ramadan/Eid time if you can"
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"Get room facing sea (Ferry Port) on highest level possible & will have cooling breeze most of day. Can be..."
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"The rooms definitely vary in size, classic quite small, but all are very nice."
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"In the all the hustle and bustle of Zanzibar, Kholle House is like an oasis. Truly exquiste and wonderful."
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