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Featured Zanzibar Independent Hotels

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Mizingani Seafront Hotel

Mizingani Seafront Hotel

Mizingani Road, Malindi district, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (41 reviews)
Not given the room I paid for My room (11) overlooked a backyard which was busy during the day. Engine noise and banging started … - 

$93

$93
Jafferji House and Spa

Jafferji House and Spa

170 Gizenga Street, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (39 reviews)
Unique. Gorgeous. Spacious. Convenient. My stay at Jafferji was incredible from the very beginning to the very end. The front desk staff we … - 

$107

$107
Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa

Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa

Nungwi Road, Nungwi
5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (44 reviews)
Amazing hote and staff. Good food very peaceful setting. Poolside service faultless easy access to … - 

$302

$302
Kisiwa House

Kisiwa House

572 Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (47 reviews)
Great Base for Exploring Stone Town One of the Cleanest and best maintained hotels in Stone Town, It is a short walk away from the more … - 

$85

$85
Pongwe Beach Hotel

Pongwe Beach Hotel

Pongwe Beach, Pongwe
3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (17 reviews)
Beautiful hotel, definitely worth a visit. This place was fab, staff were really friendly and the food was excellent quality. They had a range … - 

$169

$169
Azao Resort & Spa

Azao Resort & Spa

Uroa to Pongwe Road, Pongwe
4.0 out of 5.0

$65

$65
Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

Forodhani Street, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (44 reviews)
A nostalgic step back in time Who says hotels from a distant era cannot compete with the flashy new ones? Tembo Hotel harks back … - 

$118

$118
Africa House Hotel

Africa House Hotel

Shangani, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (29 reviews)
Hotel was nice with good location. Room was big with nice seating area and huge bath. - 

$81

$81
Best Western Plus Zanzibar

Best Western Plus Zanzibar

Kinu Cha Taa, Malindi, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (6 reviews)
Excellent location for tours The front desk and staff in the restaurant had excellent customer service - 

$67

$67
Maru Maru Hotel

Maru Maru Hotel

Gizenga Street, Shangani, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (99 reviews)
Highly recommend Lovely hotel in downtown Stonetown. Close to shopping and historic areas - 

$111

$111
Villa Kiva

Villa Kiva

Matemwe, Matemwe
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (28 reviews)
Paradise Fantastic hotel perfect for peace and quiet right on the beach can't ask for more - 

$99

$99
Asmini Palace Hotel

Asmini Palace Hotel

Kiponda Street, Zanzibar Town
4.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (11 reviews)
Central location, very friendly and helpful staff Nice place, very good value for money, nice breakfast on roof terrace, staff was top! - 

$67

$67
Zanzibar Hotel

Zanzibar Hotel

Off Bhangani Street, Zanzibar Town
3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (19 reviews)
Nice hotel with staff eager to please Hotel accommodated our request for two twin beds. For the first night, they gave us two separate ro … - 

$59

$59
Al-Minar Hotel

Al-Minar Hotel

Plot 96 Shangani, Zanzibar Town
3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (55 reviews)
Good discount hotel near waterfront The Al-Minar was easily found off the main roads around the waterfront. An easy walking distance fr … - 

$59

$59
Zanzibar Queen Hotel

Zanzibar Queen Hotel

Matemwe Beach, Matemwe
4.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (4 reviews)
Small, friendly hotel with beautiful beach We had a lovely 10 day stay at the Zanzibar Queen hotel in August 2017. The staff were very friendl … - 

$132

$132
Smiles Beach Hotel

Smiles Beach Hotel

North Coast of Zanzibar, Nungwi
2.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (30 reviews)
More affordable option at Zanzibar Great hotel with some nice comforts but more affordable in a very expensive stretch on Nungwi beach … - 

$136

$136
Sunset Kendwa

Sunset Kendwa

Kendwa Beach, Kendwa
3.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (10 reviews)
Very nice hotel,with private beach A beautiful place to stay to enjoy the wonderful Zanzibar white beaches. They have a private beach … - 

$85

$85
Mnarani Beach Cottages

Mnarani Beach Cottages

North Coast, Nungwi
3.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (6 reviews)
Matemwe Lodge

Matemwe Lodge

Matemwe Beach, Northeast Coast, Matemwe
4.5 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (21 reviews)
Magical Villa Experience I enjoyed every single part of my stay. The villa is spacious, clean, and very peaceful. The view o … - 

$347

$347
Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Nungwi Village, Nungwi
5.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (11 reviews)
Beautiful well appointed Great food Beautiful gracious 2 pools but can not swim in ocean. Water cloudy and bottom completely covered wi … - 

$454

$454
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Independent Zanzibar Hotel Guide

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