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Amira's Roomz

Bed and Breakfast
4.7km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 37
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Amira's Roomz guesthouse has a great location for those looking to experience the true local way of life while still being close to everything!... More...

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Your Zanzibar Place

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38.7km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Great beaches and relax at Your Zanzibar Place, near Paje in Zanzibar.... More...

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New Teddy's on the Beach

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42.5km from city centre - Show on Map
9.2
Superb 74
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

The beauty in New Teddy’s on the Beach takes your breath away. Same service, same staff, same concept, just direct on the beach and with a swimming pool to cool down during low tide.... More...

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Ten to Ten Stone Town

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1.7km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Stone Town of Zanzibar is a 4-minute walk from Ten to Ten Stone Town Zanzibar, while Hamamni Baths is a 4-minute walk from the property.... More...

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Drifters Backpackers

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1.1km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

Drifters is the ideal place for travellers passing through Africa to unwind in a chilled and secure environment with good vibes and a sea-view swimming pool !!... More...

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Lost & Found

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1.7km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Lost & Found hostel is looking forward to welcoming you in Stone Town.... More...

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Kae Funk Sunset View Beach Resort

Hotel
32.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Kae Funk Sunset View Beach Resort offers you private rooms in Zanzibar, Tanzania.... More...

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Kipepeo Backpackers Nungwi Zanzibar

Bed and Breakfast
50.1km from city centre - Show on Map
7.4
Very good 40
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Kipepeo Backpackers Nungwi Zanzibar offers affordable accommodation in bandas close to the beach and the village.... More...

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Waikiki Resort Zanzibar

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31.5km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Whether you're sporty or just want relax there is something for everyone at Waikiki Resort Zanzibar.... More...

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Ebony & Ivory Beach Bungalows

Bed and Breakfast
49.8km from city centre - Show on Map
8.0
Fabulous 26
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Ebony & Ivory Beach Bungalows offers affordable accommodation in wide bungalows. Each features a veranda, fan as well as beautiful sea view. We are located at Nungwi Beach.... More...

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Nungwi House

Bed and Breakfast
49.8km from city centre - Show on Map
9.6
Superb 4
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Nungwi Guest House has been recently renovated and offers double and twin accommodation as well as a cafe.... More...

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Kiponda B&B

Bed and Breakfast
1.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 9
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Kiponda B&B is looking forward to welcome you in this beautiful part of the world.... More...

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Miramont Retreat Zanzibar

Bed and Breakfast
33.9km from city centre - Show on Map
Free Breakfast

Miramont Retreat Zanzibar offers accommodation in private bungalows.... More...

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Bwejuu Beach Palm Villa

Bed and Breakfast
37.5km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi

Bwejuu Beach Palm Villa offers private accommodation as well as a restaurant and bar onsite.... More...

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Mount Zion Lodge

Bed and Breakfast
32.3km from city centre - Show on Map
10.0
Superb 1
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Welcome to the newly opened Mount Zion Lodge. Stay with us close to the beach and relax in our beautiful garden.... More...

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Baby Bush Lodge

Hotel
28.8km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
Free Breakfast

Sleep in one of the newly built bungalows or 5 bedroom beach lodge with 15m x 15m balcony.... More...

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Marketbackpackers

Hostel
1.1km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 2
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Marketbackpackers offers accommodation in Zanzibar.... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Tamani Villas - Annex

Bed and Breakfast
36.2km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 8
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Rooms at Tamani Villas - Annex are a part of Tamani Foundation in Maternwe. The rooms are cosy and equipped with AC, WiFi, bed linen and towels. All profits from your stay are directly chanelled to... More...

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Sagando Bungalows

Bed and Breakfast
32.1km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Sagando Hostel is located 150 meters from the beach in the small village Michamvi Kae on the east coast of Zanzibar.... More...

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Promised Land Lodge

Hotel
45.1km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Promised land is located in the south coast of zanzibar, in a dolphin village. still authentic with a peaceful beach...... More...

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ZenjiHotel

Hotel
1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 124
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free Breakfast

In the middle of bustling Stone Town, Zenji Hotel welcomes guests to feel home in a relaxing atmosphere with free use of internet!................ More...

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Dreamer's Island

Bed and Breakfast
1.7km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 2
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Dreamer's Island... More...

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Mpole Bungalows

Bed and Breakfast
31.9km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 18
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Mpole Bungalows is located at the east coast of Zanizbar in one of the picturesque villages. We offer affordable private accommodation.... More...

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Mohommed's Bungalows and Restuarant

Hotel
38.2km from city centre - Show on Map
9.7
Superb 2
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Mohommed's Bungalows and Restaurant offers comfortably furnished bungalows just steps away from the beach.... More...

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Stone Town View Inn

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1.3km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0

Stone Town View Inn offers you private rooms in Zanzibar, Tanzania.... More...

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Lala Hostel

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1.6km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi

Lala Hostel has one of the best location in Stone Town and offers you private rooms with the best rates!... More...

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Zanzibar Dream Lodge

Bed and Breakfast
37.8km from city centre - Show on Map
9.7
Superb 4
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Zanzibar Dream Lodge is a guesthouse located 30m to the beach offering you bed & breakfast. Recommended for kite surfers, honeymooners, volunteer groups and individuals.... More...

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Evergreen Bungalows

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37km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

The Evergreen Bungalows on the East Coast of Zanzibar is a small and relaxed, family run beach hotel ..... More...

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Kimte Beach Lodge

Hostel
43.6km from city centre - Show on Map
8.0
Fabulous 2
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

A relaxed and easy-going environment, comfortable rooms, a great restaurant and bar on the white sandy beach and the pristine Indian Ocean just a few steps away. Welcome to Kimte Beach Lodge!... More...

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Mellow Moods Guesthouse

Bed and Breakfast
37km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Mellow Moods Guesthouse has been newly renovated and is located on the south east coast of Zanzibar, north of Bwejuu.... More...

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The Zanzibar archipelago off the coast of Tanzania was once the world's single largest cloves producer, earning it the nickname "Spice Islands". Today, its main island, Zanzibar (also known as Unguja), is where white-sand beaches meet the balmy waters of the Indian Ocean. It's a heady combination of Arabian fortress architecture, African handicrafts and pristine natural landscapes. The ideal spot to rejuvenate following a safari on the mainland, it's also a destination in itself for travellers looking for a beach break with a dash of history.

Hostels in Zanzibar range from thatched-roof, African-style bungalows to large dormitory rooms with sand floors. Day beds, hammocks and swings are scattered around expansive common grounds. Some Zanzibar hostels have open-air pools - ideal for cooling off - and bars serving tropical cocktails. Watch the sunset from a Zanzibar hostel with a rooftop terrace that offers sweeping views over Stone Town – the oldest part of the capital, Zanzibar City. For a truly memorable experience, book a stay at Zanzibar’s first floating house, which is moored just offshore from Stone Town.

Stone Town is a UNESCO-listed labyrinth of winding alleyways and crumbling 19th-century buildings, which feature ornately carved and brass-studded doors. Many of these buildings have been converted into seafront bars, ideal for watching pink-hued sunsets. Jambiani on the eastern coast comprises several fishing villages, while Michamvi Kae is home to lush mangroves. Matemwe in the far north of the island is quieter, with peaceful beaches fringed by palm trees.

As the heart of Zanzibar, Stone Town is the natural starting point for exploring the island. Follow the spicy aromas through the narrow archways to sights like the 17th-century Old Fort and the Hamamni Persian Baths. Once the sun goes down, the night market at Forodhani Gardens comes alive with numerous street food stalls serving up grilled seafood on skewers. Tour an organic farm to see why the Zanzibar archipelago is known as the Spice Islands, or visit Prison Island (Changuu Island) for an insight into the area’s slave trading past.

Dala-dalas (small converted lorries) are the easiest and cheapest way to navigate the island. To get around Zanzibar City, bikes and scooters are available for hire from a number of tour companies. Flights connect Arusha and Dar es Salaam on mainland Tanzania to Zanzibar Airport, which is about a 15-minute taxi ride from Stone Town. Boats from Zanzibar Ferry Terminal will get you to Dar es Salaam in as little as 90 minutes. 

We have 40 hostels in Zanzibar with an average rating of 8.8 based on 1,344 reviews 40 of 40 properties available in Zanzibar

About Zanzibar

The Zanzibar archipelago off the coast of Tanzania was once the world's single largest cloves producer, earning it the nickname "Spice Islands". Today, its main island, Zanzibar (also known as Unguja), is where white-sand beaches meet the balmy waters of the Indian Ocean. It's a heady combination of Arabian fortress architecture, African handicrafts and pristine natural landscapes. The ideal spot to rejuvenate following a safari on the mainland, it's also a destination in itself for travellers looking for a beach break with a dash of history.

Hostels in Zanzibar range from thatched-roof, African-style bungalows to large dormitory rooms with sand floors. Day beds, hammocks and swings are scattered around expansive common grounds. Some Zanzibar hostels have open-air pools - ideal for cooling off - and bars serving tropical cocktails. Watch the sunset from a Zanzibar hostel with a rooftop terrace that offers sweeping views over Stone Town – the oldest part of the capital, Zanzibar City. For a truly memorable experience, book a stay at Zanzibar’s first floating house, which is moored just offshore from Stone Town.

Stone Town is a UNESCO-listed labyrinth of winding alleyways and crumbling 19th-century buildings, which feature ornately carved and brass-studded doors. Many of these buildings have been converted into seafront bars, ideal for watching pink-hued sunsets. Jambiani on the eastern coast comprises several fishing villages, while Michamvi Kae is home to lush mangroves. Matemwe in the far north of the island is quieter, with peaceful beaches fringed by palm trees.

As the heart of Zanzibar, Stone Town is the natural starting point for exploring the island. Follow the spicy aromas through the narrow archways to sights like the 17th-century Old Fort and the Hamamni Persian Baths. Once the sun goes down, the night market at Forodhani Gardens comes alive with numerous street food stalls serving up grilled seafood on skewers. Tour an organic farm to see why the Zanzibar archipelago is known as the Spice Islands, or visit Prison Island (Changuu Island) for an insight into the area’s slave trading past.

Dala-dalas (small converted lorries) are the easiest and cheapest way to navigate the island. To get around Zanzibar City, bikes and scooters are available for hire from a number of tour companies. Flights connect Arusha and Dar es Salaam on mainland Tanzania to Zanzibar Airport, which is about a 15-minute taxi ride from Stone Town. Boats from Zanzibar Ferry Terminal will get you to Dar es Salaam in as little as 90 minutes.