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Mizingani Seafront Hotel
Mizingani Seafront Hotel
8.6 Excellent
Mizingani Road, Malindi District, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.6 mi from city centre, Zanzibar, Tanzania 

Mizingani Seafront Hotel provides comfortable 4-star accommodation in Zanzibar Town. It also offers an outdoor pool, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.

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Jambiani Villas
Jambiani Villas
10.0 Excellent
Jambiani, Tanzania
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0.1 mi from city centre, Jambiani, Tanzania 

Set within the scenic countryside of Jambiani, Jambiani Villas provides comfortable accommodation and a wide range of facilities, such as an outdoor pool, a private beach and free Wi-Fi. It offers 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned villas.

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Spice Palace Hotel
Spice Palace Hotel
8.3 Excellent
Soko Muhogo Street, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.6 mi from city centre, Zanzibar, Tanzania 

Boasting a swimming pool, Spice Palace Hotel is situated in Zanzibar Town and offers comfortable accommodation. It also provides luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.

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Golden Tulip Zanzibar Boutique Hotel
Golden Tulip Zanzibar Boutique Hotel
7.5 Good
Malindi Road P. O. Box 271, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.5 mi from city centre, Zanzibar, Tanzania 

Boasting a rooftop terrace and an outdoor pool, Golden Tulip Stone Town Boutique is located in Zanzibar Town and provides luxury accommodation. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

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Samaki Lodge & Spa
Samaki Lodge & Spa
8.7 Excellent
Uroa Beach, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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16.4 mi from city centre, Zanzibar, Tanzania 

Samaki Lodge & Spa is set on Zanzibar, and provides 4-star facilities, including a private beach. Popular facilities, such as a sauna, an outdoor pool and outdoor tennis courts, make for an enjoyable stay in Uroa.

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Upendo Zanzibar
Upendo Zanzibar
9.2 Excellent
Michamvi Kae Road, 1000 Michamvi, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Michamvi, Tanzania, Michamvi, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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22.0 mi from city centre, Zanzibar, Tanzania 

Upendo Zanzibar is situated on Zanzibar, and provides 5-star accommodation as well as a private beach. The various facilities this contemporary resort offers include free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and a sun deck.

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Park Hyatt Zanzibar
Park Hyatt Zanzibar
8.9 Excellent
Shangani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.8 mi from city centre, Zanzibar, Tanzania 

Located amongst a range of tourist attractions, boutiques and eateries, Park Hyatt Zanzibar is ideal for guests wishing to discover Zanzibar Town and its surroundings. It provides superior fitness facilities, which include an outdoor pool and a swimming pool.

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Maru Maru Hotel
Maru Maru Hotel
8.2 Excellent
Plot No: 397 Gizenga Street Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.6 mi from city centre, Zanzibar, Tanzania 

Maru Maru Hotel is located in Zanzibar Town and features a rooftop terrace. The multiple facilities this modern hotel offers include an express check-in and check-out feature, valet parking and an outdoor pool.

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Lost & Found Zanzibar
Lost & Found Zanzibar
8.9 Excellent
Kenyatta Road, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.7 mi from city centre,  

Lost & Found Zanzibar is situated in Zanzibar Town and is close to the area's popular attractions.

$16
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Greens Nungwi
Greens Nungwi
9.2 Excellent
Nungwi-Zanzibar, Nungwi, Tanzania
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0.3 mi from city centre,  

Situated in Nungwi, Green's Nungwi is an easy drive from Kendwa and offers free wireless internet, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour reception. It also provides a tour desk, a ticket service and room service.

$19
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Amira's Roomz Zanzibar
Amira's Roomz Zanzibar
7.6 Good
Behind Bank Buildings. Barabara 1 Kiembe Samaki, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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2.1 mi from city centre,  

Amira's Roomz Zanzibar is situated in Zanzibar Town and features free wireless internet. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature.

$20
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Funguni Palace Hotel
Funguni Palace Hotel
7.2 Good
Funguni Rd, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.5 mi from city centre,  

Providing a shuttle to Zanzibar International Airport, plus free wireless internet, Funguni Palace Hotel is a convenient base in Zanzibar Town. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

$33
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Al-Minar Hotel
Al-Minar Hotel
8.4 Excellent
Plot 96 Shangani, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.7 mi from city centre,  

Located amongst a variety of popular tourist hot spots, boutiques and dining options, Al-Minar Hotel is ideal for those wanting to discover Zanzibar Town and its surroundings. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access.

$45
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Spice Palace Hotel
Spice Palace Hotel
8.3 Excellent
Soko Muhogo Street, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.6 mi from city centre,  

Boasting a swimming pool, Spice Palace Hotel is situated in Zanzibar Town and offers comfortable accommodation. It also provides luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.

$48
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Shangani Hotel
Shangani Hotel
6.8 Good
Kenyatta Road, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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0.7 mi from city centre,  

Shangani Hotel is situated in Zanzibar Town and offers complimentary Wi-Fi. It is conveniently located for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$49
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27 Cafe Zanzibar Airport Hotel
27 Cafe Zanzibar Airport Hotel
8.3 Excellent
Nyerere Road, Zanzibar, Tanzania
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3.5 mi from city centre,  

Offering a shuttle to Zanzibar International Airport, plus free wireless internet, 27 Cafe Zanzibar Airport Hotel is a comfortable place to stay in Zanzibar Town. It also offers meeting rooms, a swimming pool and an express check-in and check-out feature.

$53
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Hotel prices in Zanzibar

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Park Hyatt Zanzibar
#1 Most popular

Park Hyatt Zanzibar

Shangani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Tanzania

8.9 Excellent
$396

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Melia Zanzibar
#2 Most popular

Melia Zanzibar

P.o.box 3140, Pwani Mchangani, Tanzania

8.7 Excellent
$361

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Sea Cliff Resort & Spa
Best value

Sea Cliff Resort & Spa

West Coast, Mangapwani, Tanzania

8.0 Excellent
$184

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Where to stay in Zanzibar

About Zanzibar

Situated off the coast of Tanzania, the exotic island of Zanzibar boasts a rich Swahili culture combined with influences brought by Omani Sultans and Portuguese colonisers. It’s home to the captivating trade centre of Stone Town and blanketed with spice plantations, beautiful beaches and colourful coral reefs.

Things to do

Wander through the atmospheric streets of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Stone Town, which boasts architecture from Asia, Africa and Arabia. Explore the lavish Sultan’s Palace Museum and delve into Swahili and Zanzibari culture at the House of Wonders, then feast on freshly-caught seafood in the lively night market at Forodhani.

Discover Zanzibar’s exotic spice trade legacy on a guided tour of a spice plantation. See how all your favourite spices are cultivated and learn about their economic significance throughout Zanzibar’s history, then purchase freshly-ground spices to take home.

Relax on one of the idyllic beaches that ring Zanzibar, with blindingly white sands nestled against the surreal blue of the Indian Ocean. Soak up the Zanzibari village atmosphere on the shores of beautiful Matemwe or test your skills with a day of kitesurfing in the waters off Paje Beach.

Teeming with marine life, the coral reefs that surround Zanzibar are among Africa’s most impressive, particularly within the marine conservation area of Mnemba Atoll. Go scuba diving with whale sharks, green turtles and large pelagic species or enjoy a traditional dhow cruise to the Pange Sandbank to snorkel with tropical fish.

Getting around

Kisauni International Airport is around 15 minutes’ drive from Stone Town, one hour from Paje and 1.5 hour’s from Nungwi. Dala dala mini buses are the main means of getting around the island or you can hire a private taxi or rental car.

Zanzibar travel FAQs

  • Where is the best place to stay in Zanzibar?

    Our travelers prefer to stay in places like Zanzibar, Nungwi, and Kendwa while in Zanzibar.

  • What are the best hotels in Zanzibar?

    Zanzibar is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is DoubleTree by Hilton Zanzibar - Stone Town, which has a current rating of 8.2. For other potential stays, consider Park Hyatt Zanzibar and Melia Zanzibar, which can also be great places to stay in Zanzibar.