Al-Johari Hotel is Centrally located in Shangani area of Stone Town, a world Heritage site under UNESCO within walking distance from the exquisite waters of Indian Ocean.
Al Johari means the Jewel in certain translations of Kiswahili and Arabic. This small Boutique Hotel is located at Shangani, 15 minutes drive from Zanzibar International airport and 5 minutes drive from the Zanzibar port.
The hotel was the result of a careful refurbishment combining two ancient buildings in the UNESCO named World Heritage site of Stone Town.
Al-Johari offers 15 rooms which are divided in four categories:
Two Deluxe Suites, Six Junior Suites, Four Standard Suites and 3 Superior rooms.
Each room is superbly appointed with marble flooring and Persian rugs.
The rooms are fully furnished,spacious, and beautifully decorated with Oriental and traditional Zanzibari ornaments and furniture
The Restaurant emphasizes it name FUSION in its Décor and atmosphere, and more so in the menu which is their Chef’s composition of Dishes utilizing only the freshest local Seafood , Poultry and vegetables & meat from Pemba or Arusha prepared using most of the spices Zanzibar is famous for . The menu offers a variety of delicate Fusion and traditional recipes all prepared for a variety of palettes.
The Fusion Lounge is probably the most fashionable bar of its kind in Stone town where Later in the evening there is a laid back ambiance with a medley of lounge music, Shisha’s, Havana Cigars and Tapa’s to indulge you.