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Zanzibar Town Accommodation

It can sometimes be hard trying to decide which is the right place to stay when you're faced with so much choice. There are 27 accommodations in Zanzibar Town. Time to get looking.

How does sipping a glass of Champagne in a nice hot bath and a huge, fancy bed sound to you? Like a dream come true? Then you definitely must reserve a room at the Park Hyatt Zanzibar (Shangani Street) or the Zanzibar Serena Hotel (Kelele Square). We've got some really comfy accommodation options for you to pick from if you'd prefer not to blow your entire holiday budget on a place to rest. Take a look at the House of Spices (Kiponda Street) and The Market Lodge (Plot # 2572).

Car Hire in Zanzibar Town

You'll have to consider other options if you were contemplating hiring a set of wheels from Zanzibar International Airport. At this point in time, there are no car rental companies in the vicinity.

Holidays to Zanzibar Town

Unroll your world map and poke around the back of your sofa for a pen. It's time to mark Zanzibar Town off your bucket list. But before you get scribbling, make sure you learn the essentials.

Want to visualise where you'll be staying? Zanzibar Town is located 75 kilometres north of the well-known city of Dar es Salaam.

Things to do in Zanzibar Town

While lounging around and taking in those stress-free vibes is amazing, your break wouldn't be truly complete without some memorable new experiences.

Is your Zanzibar Town itinerary looking a bit empty? Don't stress. Here are some of our fave experiences:

Remember that Zanzibar Town also has heaps of free adventures that you won't be able to pass up!

  • Get set for a captivating and educational lesson about the past at the Slave Market. And what's more, it won't cost you a thing!

  • Gonna be around Darajani Market? Get in there and have a wander!

  • Appreciate the striking design of places of prayer like Christ Church Cathedral and the Malindi Mosque. You don't have to be spiritual to find comfort in their peaceful atmosphere.

  • Spend your morning chilling out at Shangani Beach. Be sure to bring along a volleyball and a bunch of picnic snacks.

  • Put on your joggers and let's get moving. A long stroll around Forodhani Gardens will leave you feeling refreshed in no time.

Must-see Zanzibar Town

Don't forget to go to Slave Market. Check for any tours on or simply enjoy the surrounds of this historic landmark. But don't let that be your one and only stop. History aficionados will enjoy looking around Old Fort. Eager for more? Tourists can wonder at the architecture of House of Wonders and gain a deeper understanding of the historical background of the region.

Places to Visit Near Zanzibar Town

There's plenty more to explore in the area if you're in the mood for a road trip. Bwejuu is 35 kilometres away and offers Paje Beach. Not convinced yet? Airborne Kite Centre and Kite Centre Zanzibar are a couple more attractions which might persuade you. For more top sights, head in the direction of Kendwa, 45 kilometres away. Featuring Nungwi Beach, Kendwa Beach and Mnarani Natural Aquarium, you won't run out of things to do here either.

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Family Hotels in Zanzibar Town

Mizingani Seafront Hotel

Mizingani Seafront Hotel

Mizingani Road, Malindi district, Zanzibar Town
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.3 out of 5 (3 reviews)

    This family-friendly Zanzibar Town hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 10-minute walk of Zanzibar Ferry Terminal and Shangani Beach. Nakupenda Beach ...

    from AU$137

    Tausi Palace Hotel

    Tausi Palace Hotel

    Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      Located in Stone Town, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Old Fort and Shangani Beach. Nakupenda Beach is 2 mi (3.3 km) away.

      from AU$106

      Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

      Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

      Mbweni, Zanzibar Town
        4.0 out of 5.0
         
         

        Located in Zanzibar Town, this beachfront hotel is in the historical district and within 6 mi (10 km) of Christ Church Cathedral, Shangani Beach and Zanzibar ...

        from AU$208

        Zanzibar Serena Hotel

        Zanzibar Serena Hotel

        Kelele Square, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
          5.0 out of 5.0
           
           

          Located in Stone Town, this beachfront hotel is in the city centre and within 1 mi (2 km) of Old Fort and Shangani Beach. Nakupenda Beach is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) ...

          from AU$557

          Romantic Hotels in Zanzibar Town

          Zanzibar Serena Hotel

          Zanzibar Serena Hotel

          Kelele Square, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
            5.0 out of 5.0
             
             

            Located in Stone Town, this beachfront hotel is in the city centre and within 1 mi (2 km) of Old Fort and Shangani Beach. Nakupenda Beach is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) ...

            from AU$557

            Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

            Tembo House Hotel & Apartments

            Forodhani Street, Zanzibar Town
              4.0 out of 5.0
               
               
              4.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

              Located in Stone Town, this beachfront hotel is in the city centre and within a 5-minute walk of Old Fort and Forodhani Gardens. House of Wonders and Christ ...

              from AU$112

              Al-Minar Hotel

              Al-Minar Hotel

              Plot 96 Shangani, Zanzibar Town
                3.5 out of 5.0
                 
                 
                4.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)

                This family-friendly Zanzibar Town hotel is located by the ocean, within 1 mi (2 km) of Old Fort and Shangani Beach. Nakupenda Beach is 2 mi (3.3 km) away.

                from AU$110

                DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town

                DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town

                90 / 90A Shanghani, Zanzibar Town
                  4.0 out of 5.0
                   
                   
                  5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

                  Located in Stone Town, this beach hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Old Fort and Forodhani Gardens. Christ Church Cathedral and Prison Island are also within ...

                  from AU$180

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