Get an overview of this hotelBayside Zanzibar Town hotel in Stone Town with free breakfast


Located in Stone Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Shangani Beach, Old Fort, and Forodhani Gardens. House of Wonders and Anglican Cathedral are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, conference rooms, and concierge services.

Room Amenities

All 13 rooms offer thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, as well as comforts such as memory foam beds and premium bedding. Refrigerators and room service are standard, as are LCD TVs with cable channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 0 square feet (0 square meters) include conference space. This Colonial hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available on request) is offered to guests. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2015.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 13 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 2007 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Down comforter 
  • Hair dryer 
  • LCD TV 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower only 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Al Johari Zanzibar has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 15


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children under 6 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No pets or service animals allowed

24-hour check-in

No elevators


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
A city tax of US$ 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 20.00 per vehicle
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Up to 2 children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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