The Swahili House

The Swahili House

Zanzibar Urban/West, P.O. Box 3705 Mchambawima Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania
+255 777 510 209

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based on 99 reviews

The Swahili House
Fri 10/12
Sat 11/12
ProviderNightly total£85

About The Swahili House

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Breakfast for free
Located in Stone Town, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Christ Church Cathedral and Shangani Beach. Nakupenda Beach is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) away.

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Rooms available at The Swahili House

Fri 10/12
Sat 11/12
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Amenities at The Swahili House

  • Snorkelling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Car hire
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room

Things to do

  • Hot spring bath
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Cooking classes


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Air-conditioned


  • Shower
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Open-air bath
  • Private bathroom

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Mosquito net
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Designated smoking area


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals
  • Complimentary breakfast

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels


  • Family rooms
  • Storage available


  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying

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Zanzibar Urban/West, P.O. Box 3705 Mchambawima Stone Town, Zanzibar

What's nearby

  • Stone Town19 yd
  • Christ Church81 yd
  • Slave Chambers130 yd
  • House of Wonders370 yd
  • Old Fort404 yd
  • Forodhani Gardens0.3 mi
  • Stone Town Beach0.3 mi
  • Livingstone's House0.7 mi
  • Nakupenda Beach3 mi
  • Changuu Island3.4 mi
  • Cheetah's Rock7 mi
  • Chumbe Island8.1 mi



Check in anytime after 12:00, check out anytime before 09:30


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Swahili House

  • The Swahili House is located at Zanzibar Urban/West , P.O. Box 3705 Mchambawima Stone Town, 0.4 miles from the centre of Zanzibar. Stone Town is the closest landmark to The Swahili House.

  • Check-in time is 12:00 and check-out time is 09:30 at The Swahili House.

  • Yes, The Swahili House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, The Swahili House does not offer free parking.

  • No, The Swahili House does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • The Swahili House is 4.7 miles from Zanzibar Kisauni. The Swahili House is 49.3 miles from Dar Es Salaam.

  • Yes, The Swahili House has a pool on-site.

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Value for money


Distance to city centre

0.4 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Zanzibar Kisauni

Distance to airport

4.7 mi