Kiponda B&B is one of those special small boutique hotels you'll want to return to again and again. Located in the heart of Stone Town, five minute walk from the Ferry / Harbor and the famous Forodhani Garden and House of Wonders. Budget meets Style
Kiponda Bed & Breakfast (B&B) is a 18th-century palace, simple and traditional, yet friendly and relaxing, right in the heart of the old Stone Town.
Peaceful, welcoming, comfortable and furnished with grace and style, this once part of a Sultan’s harem has it all. Built in the mid of 18th century in Arabic style with one interior portico, thick walls and colonnade roof.
The charm of the past prevails at Kiponda B&B, a traditional house and a simple classic hotel, adapted to modern standards of comfort, making this hotel a unique and pleasant place to stay: Budget meets Style.
The breakfast area is located on the roof top features simple but detailed decorations. The breakfast is consisting of fresh seasonal fruits, bread, local pastries (chapati & mandazi) eggs, homemade jam, yoghurt and fresh squeezed juice. Enjoy the fresh Tanzanian coffee on our French pressed coffee jugs.
For other drinks (water & soft drinks), kindly ask the staff on the rooftop or at the reception.
If you need further assistance with anything, please do not hesitate to let us know.
Free WiFi internet connection available on the rooftop.
The safe is available in the office, please ask the receptionist.
Laundry service is available at request. Please ask at the reception.
Interaction with guests
Kiponda team has been with the place for more than a decade. This proves the commitment and love the team has for this place.
Our team is uniquely composed of Zanzibaris residents with charming and attentive manners that will ensure that you are truly well looked after during your stay.
The team is striving to offer the budget traveler high quality pure Zanzibar experience to make your stay as enjoyable as possible/memorable
Other things to note
Most historical sites in Stone Town can be reached on foot.
Do you like food? Experiment with new tastes? Interested in a unique cuisine influenced by India, Arabia, Europe and of course Africa?
Then you should visit the Stone Town Food Festival from Octob(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN). Many restaurants in town will feature special dishes from 5000 to 38000 Tsh (2.50 to 19US$). Also there will be special events at the open air market in Forodhani Garden. Eat your way through town! Check out the offers on (URL HIDDEN)
Smoking allowed in public areas like roof top. Not in the rooms though, sorry.
If you travel with small children. Let us know in advance so we can prepare, if necessary.
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Kiponda is a small budget B&B located in the heart of Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania. The building is a traditional Swahili house with friendly and authentic character. This Bed & Breakfast offers 15 guest rooms, a rooftop breakfast and seating area and free Wi-Fi.