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With a stay at Africa House Hotel in Zanzibar Town (Stone Town), you'll be steps from Shangani Beach and 5 minutes by foot from Old Fort. This 4-star hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Nakupenda Beach and 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Forodhani Gardens.Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 15 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and separate sitting areas.Amenities
Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). This hotel also features tour/ticket assistance and barbecue grills. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).Dining
Enjoy American cuisine at Tradewinds, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is included.Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Zanzibar Town? This hotel has 861 square feet (80 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.Attractions
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Shangani Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Old Fort - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Forodhani Gardens - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
House of Wonders - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Hamamni Persian Baths - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Christ Church Cathedral - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Zanzibar Ferry Terminal - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Prison Island - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Livingstone's House - 2 km / 1.3 mi
Nakupenda Beach - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Chapwani Island - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
The preferred airport for Africa House Hotel is Zanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) - 7.8 km / 4.8 mi
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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.
Know Before You Go
- This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
- One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
- Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
- No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Airport shuttle fee: USD 15 per vehicle (one-way)
- Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 0
- Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 20.0 per night
- Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
Mandatory Fees and Taxes
You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
- A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1 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.A city tax of USD 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
- -Free self parking
- -Snack bar/deli
- -Roll-in shower
- -Free WiFi
- -Dry cleaning/laundry service
- -24-hour front desk
- -Safe-deposit box at front desk
- -Laundry facilities
- -Conference space
- -Business center
- -Free breakfast
- -Free reception
- -Free newspapers in lobby
- -Barbecue grill(s)
- -One meeting room
- -Coffee shop or café
- -Airport transportation (surcharge)
- -Designated smoking areas
- -Tours/ticket assistance
- -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- -Area shuttle (surcharge)
- -Number of buildings/towers - 1
- -Number of floors - 3
- -Total number of rooms - 15
- -Number of restaurants - 2
- -Conference space size (feet) - 861
- -Conference space size (meters) - 80
- -Year Built - 1900
- -Luggage storage