Top 10 Hotels in Zanzibar

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Maru Maru Hotel
Maru Maru Hotel

Gizenga Street, Shangani, Zanzibar Town 394-400

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (264 reviews)

Located in Stone Town, this hotel is steps from House of Wonders, Forodhani Gardens, and Old Fort. Shangani Beach and …

$114
Mashariki Palace Hotel
Mashariki Palace Hotel

Nyumba ya Moto St. 293 Forodhani, Zanzibar Town 3904

4.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (100 reviews)

This family-friendly Zanzibar Town hotel is located near the airport, within a 5-minute walk of House of Wonders, Shangani …

$175
Sea Cliff Resort & Spa
Sea Cliff Resort & Spa

West Coast, Mangapwani

5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (129 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Mangapwani hotel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Chapwani Island, Shangani Beach, and Prison Island …

$240
Dhow Inn
Dhow Inn

Paje Beach, Paje

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (41 reviews)

Situated by the ocean, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Paje Beach and within 12 mi (20 km) of Jambiani Beach and Jozani …

$186
Jafferji House and Spa
Jafferji House and Spa

170 Gizenga Street, Zanzibar Town

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (56 reviews)

Located in Stone Town, this guesthouse is steps from Old Fort, House of Wonders, and Forodhani Gardens. Shangani Beach and …

$127
The Seyyida Hotel And Spa
The Seyyida Hotel And Spa

Kijangwani, Zanzibar Town

2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (49 reviews)

Located in Stone Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of House of Wonders, Forodhani Gardens, and Old Fort. Anglican …

$131
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Zanzibar - Nungwi
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Zanzibar - Nungwi

Nungwi Village, Nungwi

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (188 reviews)

This Zanzibar hotel is located near Nungwi Beach. Another nearby point of interest is Kendwa Beach.

$118
Zanzi Resort
Zanzi Resort

Kama, Kama

5.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (30 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Kama lodge is within 12 mi (20 km) of Chapwani Island, Shangani Beach, and Prison Island …

$554
Asmini Palace Hotel
Asmini Palace Hotel

Kiponda Street, Zanzibar Town 3292

4.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (17 reviews)

Located in Stone Town, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Anglican Cathedral, House of Wonders, and Forodhani Gardens …

$84
Hiliki House
Hiliki House

Victoria Street, Zanzibar Town 0152

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (6 reviews)

Located in Stone Town, this guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Anglican Cathedral, Shangani Beach, and Old Fort. House …

$72

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Zanzibar, Tanzania offers a cool travel destination for those interested in staying in one of the top destination for beach getaways in the world. People opt for Zanzibar vacations so they can do everything from swimming in the warm ocean waters to hiking through the lovely Mtoni Palace Ruins. Some people might worry that Zanzibar hotels are out of their reach, but luckily many budget rates for things like 5 star hotels, luxury hotels, and even beach hotels by Uroa Bay can be found on Expedia.com.

Some of the best hotels in Zanzibar can be located near the area's most famous things to do like the delightful Zanzibar Butterfly Centre. Travelers love visiting this centre because of its vast collection of exotic and colorful butterflies and many unique plants.

Another option for great rates is hotels in Stone Town. Stone Town is home to Forodhani Park, a scenic and lush site that is perfect for a romantic stroll for couples visiting the town. Another great option, especially if you are traveling with children, is one of the Nungwi hotels. These hotels are close to world renowned Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, a stellar place to view these well loved animals. Another option for families is one of the Zanzibar resorts near Nungwi Natural Aquarium or the Zanzibar Land Animal Park. These all inclusive hotels are a wonderful way to save money on things like dining and recreation while in Zanzibar.

Many 4 star hotels and boutique hotels can be found near other Zanzibar sites you'll not want to miss on your trip. The Old Fort is a great place to visit for couples who love hiking. The Old Fort is near many a Zanzibar hotel. Those interested in history will want to be sure to stay at Zanzibar Tanzania hotels by the Palace Museum or House of Wonders. Two places where people can go and experience some of Zanzibar's many fantastic natural wonders are Kiwengwa Caves and Mangapwani Coral Cave.

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