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The Africa House Hotel

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  • Terrible19%
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“chef joe”(6 reviews)
“terrace bar”(7 reviews)
“watch the sunset”(11 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there only for a drink inthe Sunset Bar. Extraordinary view to the sea, including the sand beach where the they do a lot of events like weddings and sunset parties. Nice bar with local and international drinks and cocktails.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The terrace is perfectly located for watching the sunset and many people do. So very nice sitting here and having a drink or beer for an hour or two. The music can be a bit loud. The hotel building in itself is long past its...More

Thank Swedtravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A trip to Zanzibar is not complete without a visit to Africa House Hotel to enjoy the sunset with a sundowner in hand. A truly memorable experience unique to Africa and Zanzibar. Friendly and welcoming staff in a truly unique setting with a view that’s...More

Thank Kerry d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a great building with lots of history but that’s where the compliments end. This hotel should be avoided at all costs. It’s trading on its long gone history. Problems. No back up generator for air con so our room was like a sweat box...More

Thank Pete G
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We spent a number of evenings during sunset at Africa House in September 2017. We had a special birthday menu organised by Chef Joe and his team. They went out of their way to ensure we had a beautifully prepared table on the terrace. The...More

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#15 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
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"Ask for a room with a sea view if you can get it"
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"we were downstairs, rooms I do not know about, but ours faced the road and did not have any problem"
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"sea-view rooms are wonderful, but can be a bit noisy closer to the street on ground level"
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"Sea view rooms: try for toward the middle e.g. rm 23 to minimize noise."
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