Tembo House Hotel


The Tembo House Hotel is situated in the heart of Stone Town at the picturesque seafront, 15 minutes drive from the Zanzibar Airport and 3 minutes drive from Zanzibar Harbour.

Descriptions & Features

This magnificent hotel building has functioned in many ways over the past years. Originated from American Consulate in 1834.
In 1884 it became the premises of Cowasajee Dinshaw and Partners, one of the most famous trading companies in the Western Indian Ocean which has now been transformed into a 37 room hotel.

The Tembo House Hotel has many interesting neighbours. Just next-door is the famous British Consulate, where Dr. David Livingstone's body was brought in 1874 during the epic journey from the deepest Africa to England.

Each room is ensuite, fully equipped with air-conditioning, telephone, satellite TV and a fridge. Most of the rooms have balconies overlooking the swimming pool courtyard and view of the beauty sunset.


Facilities include swimming pool, sea front restaurant, lounge and a gift shop.

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