Villa de Coco
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking
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... being smashed down by elephants!! not a threat here though!!)). It's another world here..it feels like a different holiday!
The hotel we are staying at, the Emerson spice Hotel, is an amazing old house that has been renovated, right in the middle of Stone Town..can't really describe it, better to have a look at the pictures!! The restaurant is on top of the roof and from there you see the old city and the ocean and several other restaurants!! It ...
... thatched roofed reception, and the battlements square arches, to the front gate. This was a very flash resort indeed, but the impression only lasted as far as the front gates, which opened out onto a crooked sandy rough track toward the main road.
We took photos from outside, then walked towards where we thought the village might be, but only found a few buildings, third rate resorts and discos, and a shop for a cool drink, as we had forgotten all ...
We then walked around to the Anglican Cathedral and the site of the slave market, we went down into the chambers where the slaves were housed, pausing ...
... suprisingly short to SafariLodge. I assumed we were on African time. The online reviews deemed this place a bit dodgy so we were nervous to arrive. However, any hotel seemed amazing after camping for 11 nights so everyone was very satisfied with a hot shower and space to open their bag. Some people chose to take a city tour through the narrow, winding streets of Stone Town. Since it was an extra cost, I opted for the beach and lunch with Elena and Haris. We went ...
... an uncluttered, wood like feel throughout much of the resort. Each room is built (as it turns out the rooms at the Kalindi are also) with Omani architecture in mind...still for mine looking remarkably though they belong in Greece. Catering to families and the MICE market (modern conference facilities for up to 140), and food connoisseurs (a number of restaurants offering everything from Tepanyaki, seafood, Asian cuisine and indeed African cuisine...finally) I honestly cannot ...