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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 (109 reviews)
Enjoyed it. If I return to this island, I would choose this hotel again. - 

$110

$110
Kisiwa House

Kisiwa House

572 Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town
5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (145 reviews)
The place to stay in Stone Town Almost perfect. Great location, outstanding facility maintenance And lovely staff. Very nice roof, … - 

$81

$81
Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa

Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa

Nungwi Road, Nungwi
5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (118 reviews)
Very good all in all Good service. Needs more variety on food between the days and different meals. Birds are on the eat … - 

$398

$398
Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

Forodhani Street, Zanzibar Town
4.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (129 reviews)
Lovely place to stay. Great location. Good hotel. Beach, shops, restaurants and activities all on the doorstep. - 

$145

$145
Dhow Palace Hotel

Dhow Palace Hotel

Kenyatta Road / Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town
4.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (120 reviews)
Great hotel in a lovely old building. Excellent central location. Friendly staff and great breakfas … - 

$92

$92
Jafferji House and Spa

Jafferji House and Spa

170 Gizenga Street, Zanzibar Town
4.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (96 reviews)
Charming authentic town house Beautifully decorated great style, antique furniture, wonderful photographs and books throughout. S … - 

$107

$107
Fruit & Spice Wellness Resort Zanzibar

Fruit & Spice Wellness Resort Zanzibar

Mchangamble beach, Kizimkazi
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (63 reviews)
Very good experience. Clean, comfortable, and quite. - 

$196

$196
Beyt al Salaam

Beyt al Salaam

Kelele Square, Zanzibar Town
4.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (48 reviews)
Good location, just ok hotel. Some charm, like arched doorways and decorative details. Bathroom horrible--all aspects of it. Terr … - 

$69

$69
Pongwe Beach Hotel

Pongwe Beach Hotel

Pongwe Beach, Pongwe
3.5 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (42 reviews)
A little bit of heaven Pongwe Beach is a wonderful little boutique hotel, on a private beach that is possibly the most bea … - 

$169

$169
Ocean Paradise Resort & Spa Zanzibar

Ocean Paradise Resort & Spa Zanzibar

Kiwengwa Beach, North East Coast, Kiwengwa
4.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (72 reviews)
Great hotel. Would definitely recommend. Never felt like it was overcrowded. The staff were friendl … - 

$188

$188
Kisiwa on the Beach

Kisiwa on the Beach

Paje Beach, Paje
4.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (41 reviews)
Beautiful hotel near white sand beach Excellent hotel I love it. I recomend pepole to visit it - 

$136

$136
Jambo Guest House

Jambo Guest House

Mkunanini Street, Zanzibar Town
3.0 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (3 reviews)

$38

$38
Zanzibar Hotel

Zanzibar Hotel

Off Bhangani Street, Zanzibar Town
3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (80 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 … - 

$60

$60
Ndame Beach Lodge

Ndame Beach Lodge

Paje beach, Paje
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (39 reviews)
Paradise! Lovely hotel nestled in well-cared for tropical gardens only steps from the beach. Rooms are spacio … - 

$66

$66
Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Nungwi Village, Nungwi
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (39 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
Kono Kono Beach Resort

Kono Kono Beach Resort

Michamvi Peninsula, Michamvi
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (48 reviews)
Luxurious Villas on an Uncrowded white sand beach Kono Kono had 22 villas with an infiniti pool overlooking an uncrowded white sand beach. The manicu … - 
The Z Hotel

The Z Hotel

Nungwi Beach, Nungwi
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (241 reviews)
Amazing stay at the Z Hotel We had the most wonderful time at the Z Hotel. After trekking Kilimanjaro and then doing a camping … - 
Maru Maru Hotel

Maru Maru Hotel

Gizenga Street, Shangani, Zanzibar Town
4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (299 reviews)
Great location! Loved that you can walk everywhere ... right in the middle of the shops , Forodhani nite market , O … - 

$114

$114
Villa Kiva

Villa Kiva

Matemwe, Matemwe
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (106 reviews)
Beautiful hotel right on the beach Everything about the hotel was great, with the exception of the food.The breakfast was great, eggs … - 

$103

$103
Zanzibar Queen Hotel

Zanzibar Queen Hotel

Matemwe Beach, Matemwe
4.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (8 reviews)
Best hotel I've been to it was my best hotel experience and I've traveled quite a lot. The standard is a relaxed 5*+ hotels … - 

$163

$163
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Independent Zanzibar Hotel Guide

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