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Off Mizingani Road, Stone Town
4.4 Miles from the centre

Malindi Guest House is located in Zanzibar City, 210 metres from the harbour and 450 metres from the ferry terminal. It has a 24-hour front desk, restaurant and guest lounge.#CheckinPolicy 08:00:00,CheckoutPolicy 12:30:00,

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per night from £18
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Mkunazini Street
4.1 Miles from the centre

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Jacob's Inn offers pet-friendly accommodation in the heart of Stone Town, adjacent to the Lukmaan Restaurant and within 100 metres from the Slave Market. You will find a shared kitchen at the property. Peace Memorial Museum is 500 metres from Jacob's Inn, while the Old Fort and House of Wonders is 400 metres away. The Abeid Amani Karume International Airport is 7.5 km from Jacob's Inn.

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per night from £24
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Stone Town,
4.1 Miles from the centre

Set in Zanzibar City, 300 metres from The Zanzibar Curio shop, Keki House features a restaurant and free WiFi. The bed and breakfast has a fitness centre and water sports facilities, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant.

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per night from £27
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MIZINGANI ROAD, P.O Box 2310
4.4 Miles from the centre

In Zanzibar Town (Stone Town)

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Funguni Rd, Funguni Street
4.4 Miles from the centre

In Zanzibar Town (Stone Town)

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Mkunazini P.O.Box 1805
4 Miles from the centre

Riverman Hotel is set in Zanzibar City, within less than 1 km of Cinema Afrique and a 14-minute walk of Old Dispensary. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi. The accommodation offers a shared lounge, an ATM and currency exchange for guests. The property has a hairdresser's and business centre. Popular points of interest near the hotel include Peace Memorial Museum, The Zanzibar Curio shop and Hamamni Persian Baths.

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per night from £29
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Malawi Road
4.3 Miles from the centre

Zenji Rooms is located in Zanzibar City. Free WiFi access is available. Each room is air-conditioned and most rooms feature a balcony. The room is equipped with a safe, work desk and includes bed linen. At Zenji Rooms you can check-in 24-hour. An array of activities can be in the surroundings, including cycling and snorkelling. The property offers free parking. Zanzibar International Airport is 9 km away.

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per night from £36
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Victoria Street, Vuga Road
4 Miles from the centre

In Zanzibar Town (Stone Town)

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per night from £49
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758 Nyumba Ya Moto Street
4.3 Miles from the centre

In Zanzibar Town (Stone Town)

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Mazizini
1.2 Miles from the centre

On the beach

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per night from £52
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Mazizini road
1.3 Miles from the centre

Set in Zanzibar City, 5 km from Peace Memorial Museum, Sea View Beach Hotel offers accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking and a shared lounge. This 3-star hotel offers a concierge service and a tour desk. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property. At the hotel all rooms have air conditioning, a desk, a patio with a sea view, a private bathroom, a flat-screen TV, bed linen and towels. All guest rooms at Sea View Beach Hotel come with a seating area. Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental breakfast. The Zanzibar Curio shop is 6 km from Sea View Beach Hotel, while Hamamni Persian Baths is 5 km from the property.

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per night from £57
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465 Shangani Street
4.3 Miles from the centre

In Zanzibar Town (Stone Town)

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Hotels in Zanzibar

A mesmerising tropical breathing space and one of the leading holiday destinations in Africa, Zanzibar is very popular with couples, friends and families seeking nothing more or less than pure exotic tranquillity. It is likely that this island has been inhabited since the Stone Age, and this area of Tanzania was already a busy maritime trading region by the late medieval period.

Although tourism is a key sector of Zanzibar's economy, the island is also renowned for its spice trade, and produces vast quantities of popular cooking spices such as cinnamon, cloves and black pepper. A major event in the local calendar is the Zanzibar International Film Festival, which has been held annually since 1997 and is is considered to be the largest festival in East Africa.

Stone Town

The main attraction of the island, besides the spectacular natural scenery, Stone Town is a fascinating historic district with intriguing 19th-century architecture, and has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

See the Palace Museum, where you can learn about the story of the Zanzibari royal family in this formidable former sultan's home. The House of Wonders, meanwhile, is another former Sultan's palace that dates back to the 1880s and has a museum showcasing the history of local culture.

The 19th-century Old Dispensary also contains a museum exhibiting the history of Zanzibar, and is noted for its beautiful stained glass decorations and unique blend of European Neoclassical and Indian architectural styles. Another striking historic landmark is the Old Fort of Zanzibar, which is the oldest building in the Stone Town district and dates back to the 17th century.

Pemba Island

Featuring some of the finest sandy beaches in Africa, if not the world, Pemba Island is surrounded by breathtaking coral reefs and is devoid of crowds, which will certainly appeal to holidaymakers seeking a secluded, rejuvenating environment. This lush, highly undeveloped island, which is called 'The Green Island' in Arabic, is approximately 100km from Zanzibar and overlooks incredibly clear lagoons.

Where to eat out in Zanzibar – suggestions

For some delicious, freshly prepared Mediterranean, try the House of Spices restaurant in Stone Town, or enjoy some fantastic Ethiopian-themed cuisine at the Abyssinian Maritime Ethiopian Traditional Restaurant. You can also have tantalising seafood and fusion dishes at 6 Degrees South Grill and Wine Bar, or head to The Silk Route if you're looking for some divine Indian cuisine.

Accommodation – ideas

One of the most deluxe Zanzibar hotels is the Zanzi Resort, which is particularly popular with honeymooners. Other sought-after hotels include the value-for-money Sunset Bungalows, the affordable and elegant Sea Cliff Resort & Spa, the exquisite Breezes Beach Club & Spa in Bwejuu, and the photogenic Melia Zanzibar in Kiwengwa.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Zanzibar

What are the best hotels to stay in Zanzibar?

Zenji Hotel, Malindi Guest House and Mizingani Seafront Hotel are some of the popular hotels in Zanzibar.

What is the lowest price for a double room in Zanzibar?

The lowest price for a double room in Zanzibar is £17.

What hotels are in the central Zanzibar neighborhood?

Zanzibar Beach Resort, Sea View Beach Hotel and Zanzibar Ocean View Hotel are located in the central neighborhood of Zanzibar.

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