Kisiwa House

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
572 Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town, 609, Tanzania
4.4 out of 5 rating 217 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Kisiwa House, you'll be centrally located in Zanzibar Town, within a 5-minute walk of Shangani Beach and Old Fort. This 5-star guesthouse is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Nakupenda Beach and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Christ Church Cathedral.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 10 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring minibars and plasma televisions. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This guesthouse also features concierge services and barbecue grills.

Dining

Enjoy a meal at Darini, or stay in and take advantage of the guesthouse's room service (during limited hours). A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a ferry terminal shuttle.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Old Fort - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Shangani Beach - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Forodhani Gardens - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Christ Church Cathedral - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
House of Wonders - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Zanzibar Ferry Terminal - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Livingstone's House - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Prison Island - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Nakupenda Beach - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Chapwani Island - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Kidichi Spice Farm - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Fumba Beach - 24 km / 14.9 mi

The preferred airport for Kisiwa House is Zanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) - 7.5 km / 4.6 mi

Check-in time starts at 1pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: TZS 2260 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: TZS 0.02 (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: TZS 40000 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: TZS 97000 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free self parking
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Garden