Beyt Al Salaam
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Beyt Al Salaam Stone Town
Travel Blogs from Stone Town
... involved in the slave trade after Arabs took over the city from the Portuguese and used it as the main area for trafficking slaves from the mainland. The town is small and has not been touched since the Portuguese days, so remains European in its feel. Now it is mostly a tourist town with lots of nik nak sellers and excursions. Another honeymoon upgrade, which was well needed as the hotel was a bit smelly ...
... whether it be for the exposure to squat toilets or non-AC buses or meeting new friends, "You're welcome." lol
Ashley said he would take us to the airport and we said "sure, okay" not really thinking he'd show up or even remember where our hotel was---it's not exactly easy to describe in these windy alleys. But, sure enough, the hotel received a call from him this morning and we had our ride. Joy and I were cracking up at what ...
... sung beautifully. Not so the trivia competition which was between the Old ***** (over 60's) vs the Young Bucks and degenerated into name calling cheating and generally fierce competition.
After 2 movements and 1 round of trivia we adjourned to The Silk Road – and Indian restaurant for an absolutely delicious ...
Took a tour of Stone Town with Charles, a local young guide who knew his stuff about the history of the town and the buildings. With Zanzibar's background of Sultanates from Oman & Persia, being a protectorate of the British, merchants trading from India, East Africa & the Middle East and Portuguese occupation, the architecture has had many influences and the narrow, winding ...
Andy: I might buy a giraffe necklace, or 'chain' as proper blokes who don't want to look like a wuss would call them. I already feel like I've bought a lot tho, and I'm not sure giraffes even like necklaces or would want one. Altho maybe they have long necks because they're always stretching out for someone to put one on them? If i do that tho perhaps they'll stop doing it and become really stubby ...