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Lesa Garden Hotel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Mwanza. It also offers laundry facilities and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Location
5.3 mi from city centre
Ibanda, Mwanza, Tanzania
Featuring a private beach, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool, The Lahe Hotels is situated in Mwanza and provides comfortable accommodation. It offers free wireless internet in public areas, an all-hours reception and massages.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.5
Good
124 reviews
Location
2.0 mi from city centre
Illemela, Mwanza, Tanzania
Malaika Beach Resort is located in Mwanza and offers a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi. It also provides an outdoor pool, a beauty centre and a sauna.
Free Wi-Fi
8.4
Excellent
280 reviews
Location
5.1 mi from city centre
Posta Street, Mwanza, Tanzania
Offering a shuttle to Mwanza Airport, plus free Wi-Fi, the hotel is a convenient place to stay in Mwanza. Guests have access to a sauna, an outdoor pool and a hair salon.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
5.2
Okay
12 reviews
Location
0.2 mi from city centre
Ppf Building, Kenyatta Road, Mwanza, Tanzania
This comfortable hotel in Mwanza offers free wireless internet, as well as an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi. It also provides massage services, an express check-in and check-out feature and a sun deck.
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.7
Good
56 reviews
Location
0.2 mi from city centre
Nyegezi Corner- Nganza, Mwanza, Tanzania
This comfortable hostel in Mwanza offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a laundry service and luggage storage.
Free Wi-Fi
Location
4.6 mi from city centre
Capri Point, Mwanza, Tanzania
Ryan's Bay Hotel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Mwanza. It has a gym, as well as free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and massage services.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.3
Excellent
58 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
1644 - Mwanza, Mwanza, Tanzania
Providing a shuttle to Mwanza Airport, plus free wireless internet, Adden Palace Hotel is a convenient base in Mwanza. Guests have access to a sauna and an outdoor pool.
Free Wi-Fi
7.7
Good
70 reviews
Location
0.4 mi from city centre

Tips for booking hotels in Mwanza, Tanzania

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Mwanza, Tanzania. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on May 23, 2024.
Cheapest month:July
Most expensive month:January
Average price in Mwanza:$61/night
Cheapest price found:$9/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$22 - $126
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$22 - $130
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Hotel prices in Mwanza, Tanzania

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Nyegezi Corner- Nganza, Mwanza, Tanzania
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Ibanda, Mwanza, Tanzania
Posta Street, Mwanza, Tanzania
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Ppf Building, Kenyatta Road, Mwanza, Tanzania

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Other accommodations in Mwanza, Tanzania

Find the perfect hostel, theme hotel, or vacation rental for your stay in Mwanza, Tanzania. There are 104 hotels in Mwanza, Tanzania and price data was last updated on May 23, 2024. The average price for a stay in Mwanza, Tanzania is $61/night.
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Nyegezi Corner- Nganza, Mwanza, Tanzania
4.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$34
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Where to stay in Mwanza, Tanzania

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About Mwanza, Tanzania

Located on the shores of Lake Victoria, Mwanza is the second-largest city in Tanzania and a popular start or endpoint for safaris through the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater. It has a strong Indian influence and a laid-back vibe, with its surrounding hills dominated by enormous boulders that seemingly cascade down to the lake waters.

Things to do in Mwanza

Get your bearings with a stroll through the centre of Mwanza, which is clustered with historic colonial buildings, Hindu temples and mosques topped by soaring minarets. Don’t miss the Old German Mansion perched atop Robert Koch Hill, with this now-abandoned landmark offering sweeping views across the city and Lake Victoria.

Want to experience the hustle and bustle of local life? Head to the Mwaloni Market, which sells fresh fruit and vegetables paddled in from the surrounding villages as well as fish sourced from Lake Victoria. After feasting on freshwater tilapia, take the time to browse stores selling vibrantly designed fabrics that are unique to the region.

From Mwanza, you can board a cruise to Ukerewe Island, a rural utopia that’s renowned for its peaceful lifestyle and successful farming techniques. The city is also a stop en route to Rubondo Island National Park, which boasts forested landscapes home to a variety of resident and migratory species, as well as chimpanzees, elephants and giraffes.

Getting there

Mwanza International Airport is around 20 minutes by taxi from the city centre and has regular flights to major hubs across East Africa. Daily buses and trains connect with Dar es Salaam while regular ferries travel to Bukoba near the border with Uganda. Local buses known as daladalas are an easy way to get around the city, as are pikipiki motorcycle taxis.

Facts about staying in Mwanza, Tanzania

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  • What are the best hotels in Mwanza?

    280 reviews rated Malaika Beach Resort with an average score of 8.4/10. It may also be worth looking into the Gold Crest Hotel, which received a rating of 7.7/10 from 56 reviews. Hotel Tilapia could also be a good option, with a score of 8.5/10 from 287 reviews.

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