Top 10 Hotels in Zanzibar

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Jafferji House and Spa
Jafferji House and Spa

170 Gizenga Street, Zanzibar Town

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (25 reviews)

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

$96
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 (47 reviews)

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

$200
Hiliki House
Hiliki House

Victoria Street, Zanzibar Town 0152

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Located in Stone Town, this guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Anglican Cathedral, Hamamni Persian Baths, and Marahubi …

$72
House of Spices
House of Spices

Kiponda Street, Zanzibar Town 1912

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

Located in Stone Town, this inn is steps from Darajani Market, Shakti Temple, and Anglican Cathedral. Peace Memorial Museum …

$66
Forodhani Park Hotel
Forodhani Park Hotel

Forodhani Street, Zanzibar Town

3.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (3 reviews)

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

$85
Dongwe Ocean View
Dongwe Ocean View

Dongwe Road, Dongwe 00000

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (34 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Dongwe hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Paje Beach, Airborne Kite Centre, and Kite Centre Zanzibar …

$188
Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa
Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa

Nungwi Road, Nungwi

5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (26 reviews)

Located in Nungwi, this beachfront resort is in the historical district and within 2 mi (3 km) of Nungwi Beach, Kendwa Beach …

$324
Al Johari Zanzibar
Al Johari Zanzibar

116 Shangani (Stone Town), Zanzibar Town

3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (23 reviews)

Located in Stone Town, this hotel is steps from Mbweni Ruins, Hamamni Persian Baths, and Marahubi Palace. Palace Museum and …

$67
Twisted Palms Lodge & Restaurant
Twisted Palms Lodge & Restaurant

Bwejuu, Bwejuu 0000

2.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (23 reviews)

Situated on the beach, this lodge is within 6 mi (10 km) of Paje Beach, Airborne Kite Centre, and Kite Centre Zanzibar …

$47
Melia Zanzibar
Melia Zanzibar

Kiwengwa, Kiwengwa

5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (40 reviews)

This Kiwengwa hotel is on the beach, 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Mapenzi Beach, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Kiwengwa Beach and …

$346

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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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