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Hotel Description

Guest house near Shangani Beach in Zanzibar Town

In historical district

Within a 10-minute walk of this Stone Town guesthouse, you'll find Shangani Beach and Nakupenda Beach. Christ Church Cathedral and Old Fort are also within half a mile (1 km).

Renovated in 2020

This guesthouse doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free breakfast and free WiFi. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.

Free WiFi

The 12 guestrooms offer free WiFi, free bottled water, and fans. Other amenities include showers and desks. Change of towels is available on request.

Economy Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$28* Per night/room Apr 15 - Apr 16

Family Room

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Basic Double Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Basic Double Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Single Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Economy Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. A complete renovation of Flamingo Guesthouse was completed in April 2020. This Zanzibar Town guesthouse is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Local cuisine breakfast (free)
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Transport

  • Airport: Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) (7.4 km / 4.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Flamingo Guesthouse offers 12 accommodations with complimentary bottled water and fans. This Zanzibar Town guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)

Food & Drink

Guests are served free local cuisine breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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 may be 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

This property accepts credit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • One child stays free
  • No hot water onsite
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: TZS 33000 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 6)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: TZS 20000 (one-way), (from 6 to 12 years old)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • FLAMINGO GUEST HOUSE
  • Flamingo Guesthouse Guesthouse
  • Flamingo Guesthouse Zanzibar Town
  • Flamingo Guesthouse Guesthouse Zanzibar Town

You should know

  • There is no hot water on site.
  • Flamingo Guesthouse offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • One child 5 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't served at Flamingo Guesthouse.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.