Coco De Mer Hotel

Gizenga Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, Tanzania | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Stone Town

Stone Town

A travel blog entry by schellenberg on Aug 02, 2014

2 comments, 67 photos

... amazing sight. You sit up there, enjoying one of the best cooking in Zanzibar (yes, Michael made sure we were eating at the top rated Tripadvisor restaurant, haha!!) and hear the muezzin calling for prayers, it's magic! We were worried about the prayer calls in the morning (5:15) but it is actually very nice, laying in bed, hearing that melancholic's only a few minutes long..
The first day we walk around on our own, of course get lost ...


A travel blog entry by jbknorris on Mar 22, 2014

17 photos

... make you hats, bracelets, rings and ties out of leaves and you come back with a goody back (or wrapped leaf) of spices. Also had a local lunch at the end. We also visited the site of the old slave markets. saw the terrible kind of rooms they were kept in where many would die from suffocation just because was so crammed. Explored Stone town more with its endless alleyways and informal layout to say the least. A particular highlight was one of my Swiss ...

Jambo, Jambo Bwana

A travel blog entry by bakkepackers on Mar 04, 2014

1 comment, 40 photos

... small lobster pizza and an octopus arm. The vendors recognized us and were happy to have us back and talk with us again--we promised a lot of Stone Town kebab grillers that we will tell Obama they say hello. We fed and pet many more cats, too, of course, and that was perhaps a more fitting final Zanzibar activity than the dhow cruise would have been, anyway. Cat Tally: 118 or so Nachos Tally: still only 2, but we did get guacamole TWICE in Stone Town, which has tided me over ...

Tanzania - Zanzibar

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Oct 28, 2013

1 comment, 205 photos

... for a while. After a few unsuccessful attempts at spotting something I was so tired that I just gave it up and rather enjoyed the view of jumping dolphins safely from the boat.
Then we drove to a coral reef and continued with snorkeling. Unluckily there was only average visibility so we didnīt see that much besides a few colorful fish.

Once we were done with water activities we went back to the coast and had a king breakfast directly on the beach.


Zanzibar - day 42 to 45

A travel blog entry by africaadventure on Aug 31, 2013

1 comment, 31 photos

... that we shared excitedly considering it an upgrade from our travel towels (mine being a lot like a car shammy). Once we'd unpacked the non-valuables of our overnight backpack, having left our big packs in a store room of the backpackers in Dar, we headed out to explore our new 'hood: Stone Town, Zanzibar. Within a few minutes, as we turned the second corner, we stumbled across Mercury House, our only previously spoken about must-see destination. My mom's husband, ...

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsCoco De Mer Hotel Stone Town

    Reviewed by pachi

    Basic but functional.

    Reviewed Feb 14, 2008
    by (24 reviews) Santiago , Chile Flag of Chile

    A basic hotel. An excellent location but not a great place to stay. Very budget friendly.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Coco De Mer Hotel Stone Town

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair