Al-Minar Hotel - Zanzibar

Off Shangani Street Door No -96, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania, 4858  show map
 3 stars
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Al-Minar Hotel - Zanzibar

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Laundry

Overview

The traditional Al-Minar Hotel offers a great view of Zanzibar from many soundproof guestrooms. Built in 2013, the hotel is a combination of European architecture and contemporary facilities.

Al-Minar Hotel is also 550 meters away from Peace Memorial Museum . The property is set a 20-minute stroll from Zanzibar center.

The hotel features an ideal location with proximity to gardens and a harbour.

Kisauni airport is located 15 minutes' drive away from Al-Minar Hotel.

Rooms

Al-Minar Hotel includes 22 guestrooms with climate control, cable TV with on-demand movies, a laptop safe, a refrigerator and a sofa. They offer bathrooms fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The hotel has a delightful restaurant serving local meals. The elegant bar serves a selection of coffee and tea. The Silk Route and Al Johari serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

Services

The hotel provides guests with car and bicycle rental services.

Relax

The on-site treatments feature full body massage, back massages and foot massage. Guests can choose from scuba diving, water skiing and sailing available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • No alcohol served on-site
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Desert safari
  • Wind surfing
  • Scuba diving
  • Sailing
  • Water skiing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • All inclusive
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Massage

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate bedroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in room
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Children above
0 years or adults
Extra bed 100% of the room stay
One child
Extra bed USD 30
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Al-Minar Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
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Hotel Address:

Off Shangani Street Door No -96, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania, 4858

Get directions
City Center
  • Zanzibar
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    4.8 mi
Restaurants
  • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
    100 ft
  • The Silk Route
    100 ft
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    1200 ft
Beaches
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Tanzania

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Rooms and availability

Standard Single Room
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This traditional, air-conditioned room offers a seating area, TV and mosquito net. The bathroom is en suite with shower.

Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    25 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This traditional, air-conditioned room offers a seating area, TV and a desk. The room has a mosquito net and the bathroom is en suite with shower.

Al-Minar Hotel photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    205 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This traditional, air-conditioned room offers a seating area, TV and a desk. The room has a mosquito net and the bathroom is en suite with shower.

Al-Minar Hotel photos Room
Executive Double Room
  • Room size:

    205 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This spacious, air-conditioned room offers a seating area with a sofa, telephone and TV. The room has a mosquito net and the bathroom is en suite with shower.

Holiday Home
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Fireplace
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Computer
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Additional bathroom
  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This holiday home has air conditioning, sofa and tile/marble floor.

Al-Minar Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.0 mi

Shopping areas

  • The Zanzibar Curio shop1000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Hamamni Persian Baths2700 ft

Museums

  • Old Fort of Zanzibar700 ft
  • House of Wonders1000 ft
  • Peace Memorial Museum2000 ft

Local attractions

  • Mbweni Ruins2.5 mi
    6 km from Stone Town
  • Solarafrica Moto2.5 mi
    Pete
  • Mangapwani Coral Cave2.5 mi
  • Mtoni Palace Ruins9.1 mi
    Mtoni

Near the hotel

  • isola Nakupenda Beaches100 ft
    al largo delle coste di Zanzibar, Stone Town
  • The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe)900 ft
    Nr. Beit el-Ajaib
  • House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib)1100 ft
    Mizingani Rd
  • Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel)1600 ft
  • Fahari Zanzibar200 ft
    Kenyatta Road Shangani
  • Forodhani Park1200 ft
    On the Waterfront
  • Obama Beach Zanzibar1400 ft
    Via

Restaurants nearby

  • Lazuli100 ft

    Address: Shangani district (off Kenyatta Rd)
    Phone: 7762666679

    83% likes this, based on 207 reviews
    Cuisine: African

  • LOULOU RESTAURANT100 ft

    Address: 567 Kenyatta Street, Shangani Area, Stonetown
    Phone: +255242240170

    80% likes this, based on 79 reviews
    Cuisine: Belgian
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 25

  • Livingstone Beach Restaurant100 ft

    Address: Shanghani
    Phone: 255 77 316 4939

    63% likes this, based on 133 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Thai, African
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 31

  • The Silk Route100 ft

    Phone: 255 78 687 9696

    80% likes this, based on 224 reviews

  • Zanzibar Coffee House Cafe100 ft

    Phone: +255 24 2239 319

    78% likes this, based on 144 reviews
    Cuisine: Continental

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Hotel Awards

TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZanzibarAl-Minar Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Tanzania

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Al-Minar Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Al-Minar Hotel

Average guest rating

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Based on 13 reviews

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Al-Minar Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Off Shangani Street Door No -96, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania, 4858

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Zanzibar
      1.1 mi
    Airports
    • Kisauni (ZNZ)
      4.8 mi
    Restaurants
    • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
      100 ft
    • The Silk Route
      100 ft
    Parks
    • Forodhani Park
      1200 ft
    Beaches
    • isola Nakupenda Beaches
      100 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      22

    Hotel Awards

    TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZanzibarAl-Minar Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in Tanzania

    Use Badge