Welcome to Kisiwa House

A luxurious hotel in Stone Town, Kisiwa House, Kisiwa meaning island in Swahili, is noted for its elegant blend of boutique sophistication and gracious Swahili hospitality.

In the hustle and bustle of the legendary Stone Town, amidst the calls of the muezzin you will find elements of history, drama and mystique all waiting to be discovered and enjoyed by you.

Kisiwa House is superbly located on a quiet street in the heart of historical Stone Town, a UNESCO "World Heritage Site". Within easy walking distance of famous landmarks, museums, antique shops and restaurants.

From our Courtyard Lounge with its fountain and ornate design to the panoramic views of our rooftop restaurant Darini. Our hotel provides every modern convenience to the business or leisure traveller. Promising an unforgettable experience of professional service, superb comfort and unmatched elegance within a decidedly romantic and enchanting Swahili feel throughout our 11 rooms and suites.

Rooms, suites & other accommodations

Indulge in the immaculate opulence and comfort Kisiwa House has to offer. Set in a crisp fresh and sumptuous Swahili style. Our luxurious and spacious rooms are like gems amidst a tranquil setting. The plush interiors with sleek clean lines speak of sophistication, while the lustrous colours and textiles whisper relaxation and romance.

Choose from our sumptuous Burdani deluxe rooms, Malkia Junior suites or Sulaima Senior suites.

Each of our luxury hotel rooms are named after aromatic flowers found on the island and come with such amenities as:

Flat-screen TVs

Satellite television

Wireless Internet access


Personal safe



Tea & coffee making facilities


En-suite bathrooms


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