Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star 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

This hotel features a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and 24-hour room service. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a business center, concierge services, and dry cleaning.

Room Amenities

All 22 rooms boast fireplaces and offer free WiFi and sofa beds. Dining areas and sitting areas are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. A business center is on site at this 3.5-star property. This Zanzibar Town hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Al-Minar Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 22 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Fireplace 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

Terrace Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Spa Services

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 10 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

24-hour check-in


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Internet access
  • In-room bottled water
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping
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 15 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 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. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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