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Cheap Hotels in Zanzibar Town

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Maru Maru Hotel

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What is Zanzibar Town Like for Cheap Hotels?

There are countless ways to enjoy the culturally rich city of Zanzibar Town without breaking the bank. For example, you might want to put on your walking shoes, grab a free map, and go for a stroll to a side of this destination where money isn't the only thing that matters. People who travel to Zanzibar Town really like the historical sites, restaurants, and shopping, which could be great ways to enjoy the nearby area. Take a picture at Slave Market and Old Fort for some great memories without a hefty price tag. Our choice of cheap hotels makes Zanzibar Town popular among budget-conscious travelers looking for a vacation to remember. has 16 cheap Zanzibar Town hotels to choose from, the right one is just a click away!

What Are Some of the Best Cheap Hotels in Zanzibar Town? travelers' top Zanzibar Town budget hotel picks:

    Mizingani Seafront Hotel

    Upscale beach hotel in Stone Town with outdoor pool
    • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar • Central location

    Jambo Guest House

    2.5-star guesthouse
    • Free WiFi • Free kid's activities • Restaurant • Garden • 24-hour front desk

    Kiponda B&B

    Stone Town B&B in historical district
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Rooftop terrace • Central location

    Zanzibar Hotel

    Suburban hotel with 2 bars
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • 2 restaurants • Central location

    Ten to Ten Stone Town - Hostel

    City-center hostel
    • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • 24-hour front desk • Walkable location

What Are the Best Things to See and Do in Zanzibar Town?

You'll be able to find lots of things to see and do in Zanzibar Town on a modest budget. Take a look at these sights and landmarks in the area, some of which you can appreciate without spending a penny.

  • Forodhani Gardens
  • Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park
  • Chapwani Island

  • Beaches
  • Shangani Beach
  • Nakupenda Beach
  • Kiwengwa Beach

  • Sights & Landmarks
  • Slave Market
  • Old Fort
  • Mapenzi Beach

Frequently asked questions

What accommodations do other tourists recommend for an inexpensive vacation in Zanzibar Town?
Guests recommend The Swahili House as a good budget-friendly hotel when visiting Zanzibar Town.
Can I reserve vacation rentals for my trip to Zanzibar Town?
You can browse 21 vacation home choices on our site. Also, you can book one of 27 apartments or 8 villas.
Can I book a hostel for my stay in Zanzibar Town?
You may want to consider zLife Hostel, Bottoms Up - Hotel and Market Backpackers - Hostel, which are among the best-rated hostels by fellow travelers. You can also see all 9 hostels on our site.
What area in Zanzibar Town should I consider for a budget trip?
Consider Stone Town if you’re looking to stay in a less expensive area of Zanzibar Town.

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