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double room with ACdouble room with AC
Private room in bed & breakfast
Kiponda User Profile
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

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


Wireless Internet
Air Conditioning

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 12PM (noon)
Check out by 10AM


91 Reviews

Aria User Profile
February 2018
Kiponda is a great solution for travellers of stone town. It has an amazing terrace where you have breakfast and can chill out. The rooms are clean and spacious, some have ac. We unfortunately had a misunderstanding with our booking, but the staff was kind enough to reimburse us…
Simon User Profile
March 2017
Highly recommended. We were met at the ferry port and escorted the short distance to the hotel. Our room was spacious and full of character. Quiet A/C and nice facilities. The whole place was very clean with a lovely large rooftop balcony for breakfast or just relaxing. Very fri…
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Response from Kiponda:
Thank you so much!
March 2017
Emily User Profile
December 2016
Great central location and fantastic veranda for relaxing and also having breakfast. There was a yoga session on the evening we were there which was a nice surprise. Really great breakfast and the air con was very much appreciated. I emailed in advance and they were able to accom…
Maya User Profile
December 2016
Kiponda B&B is a lovely place to stay, close to the centre of Stone Town and very close to forodhani gardens where locals and tourists gather in the evenings for local food and the best chai in Zanzibar (visit the stall Babu Chai). The room was very clean and well maintained and …
Selena User Profile
November 2016
Great location right in the middle of stonetown so very easy to walk everywhere. A bit tricky to find so get directions before. They were easily able to arrange taxis for us and were very helpful. Good wifi up on the roof terrace but couldn't pick it up in the rooms. Nicely decor…
Ayden User Profile
September 2016
I enjoyed staying here. This property is in a great, central location in Stone Town. It's on a street which is very dark at night (and doesn't feel the safest) but I had no problems during my stay. I found the staff to be very accommodating and helpful in booking local activities…
Zaahida User Profile
September 2015
I loved Kiponda so much I extended my stay there. The staff are lovely and friendly, also incredibly helpful. The breakfasts were delicious, the selection of fruit was fantastic and the juice was great!!! The mandaazi were the BEST I had on the island! The rooms were comfortable …
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Response from Kiponda:
Thanks you so much for the reviews about kiponda b&b You were so wonderfully! Welcome back! All the best Salma.
September 2015

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Zanzibar Urban/West Region, TanzaniaJoined in January 2014
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98 Reviews
KIPONDA B&B 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…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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