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Park Hyatt Zanzibar
5 out of 5
Shangani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £230 per night from 13 Dec to 14 Dec
4.7/5Exceptional! (144 reviews)

"Amazing property in a truly stunning place. Staff were soo friendly and helpful. Rooms were beautiful, clean, amazing views of the ocean/beach. Can’t recommend this property more"…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb 2020

Park Hyatt Zanzibar
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town
4 out of 5
90 / 90A Shanghani, Zanzibar Town
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £98 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (353 reviews)

"The hotel is nice! The AC worked well, the WIFI was OK, but not great, the dinner was delicious! The workers were very nice and they went above and beyond! The only I didn’t like was that I paid for a breakfast buffet, but during the two mornings, it was served a la Carte and it was kinda slow. Other ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town
Zanzibar Serena Hotel
5 out of 5
Kelele Square, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
The price is £227 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
4.6/5Wonderful! (158 reviews)

"Beautiful architecture, location and the most wonderful staff! The food was also top notch."…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2020

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Best Western Plus Zanzibar
3.5 out of 5
Kinu Cha Taa, Malindi, Zanzibar Town, Mjini Magharibi Region
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £76 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
4/5Very Good! (141 reviews)
Good stay

"Good stay. Great transfer service especially because I arrived at a ridiculous time. Good location in city, easy walking to the sights."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Best Western Plus Zanzibar
Jafferji House and Spa
4 out of 5
170 Gizenga Street, Zanzibar Town
The price is £94 per night from 20 Dec to 21 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (147 reviews)

"A very unique hotel! There are lots of antiques and interesting items throughout the hotel. The rooftop view at breakfast was very nice. We stayed in the Mercury Suite which was nice except that there was no phone and reception was a bit of a walk (no elevator). Also the only mirrors were in the ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Oct 2020

Jafferji House and Spa
Upendo House
3.5 out of 5
213/214 Hurumzi street, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
The price is £117 per night from 19 Dec to 20 Dec
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Gorgeous boutique hotel in Stonetown

"We spent one night at Upendo House and we couldn't have been happier! The hotel opened in February and is basically brand new. The design is colorful, warm, modern and classy. Our room was gorgeous, with a unique wallpaper which gave the room a special atmosphere. Nice balcony overlooking the street ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2020

Upendo House
Beyt al Salaam
4 out of 5
Kelele Square, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
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3.9/5Very Good! (110 reviews)
Great place!

"We stayed at this lovely boutique hotel where the staff were fantastic, especially Bianca and Rukia, who went out of their way to help us. The room was lovely, but it had a major problem with the electrics and a leak in the bathroom. They didn’t have any other rooms available at the hotel, so they ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan 2020

Beyt al Salaam
Dhow Palace Hotel
4 out of 5
Kenyatta Road / Baghani Street, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
The price is £49 per night from 9 Dec to 10 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (223 reviews)

"Dhow Palace Hotel have been very understanding during the Covid-19 pandemic."…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2020

Dhow Palace Hotel
Zanzibar Coffee House
3.5 out of 5
Mkunazini, Zanzibar Town
The price is £87 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Recommended

"Very good place to stay in the centre of Stone Town. Breakfast, the coffee and the terrace were the highlight along with great rooms. We did stay in a room with a private separate bathroom in the hallway which was fine for a night but next time I would pay for an ensuite room. Would definitely stay ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

Zanzibar Coffee House
Zanzibar Palace Hotel
4 out of 5
Kiponda area house number 831, Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
The price is £120 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (52 reviews)

"What a wonderful stay in Stonetown. Daniela has reached out to me when I booked to offer a car service from the airport and I knew from there that we would be well taken care of. We stayed in the Dunia (top suite) with a balcony that offered a panoramic view of the city. The room was lovely with ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Zanzibar Palace Hotel
The Swahili House
2.5 out of 5
Stone Town, Zanzibar Town
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4/5Very Good! (44 reviews)

"The Swahili House is a beautiful hotel nestled in the centre of Stone Town so it’s very easy to get around on foot. The staff were very nice and friendly, and the rooftop restaurant has a wonderful view over the town and the port. The wifi wasn’t so great; so be sure to let your loved ones know that ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2019

The Swahili House
Kisiwa House
5 out of 5
572 Baghani Street, Zanzibar Town
The price is £59 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
4.4/5Excellent! (238 reviews)

"Didnt The noise made by guests checking out eRly morning when they take down their luggage dragging them down the wooden stairs. The step in the room should be clearly marked in red to avoid guests falling as no one expect a step just after one gets into a room. Liked the staff who are extremely ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Dec 2019

Kisiwa House
Pyramid Hotel Zanzibar
3.5 out of 5
Kokoni St, Zanzibar Town, Zanzibar Town
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £51 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (7 reviews)

"Very professional very nice freindly and helpful member of staff.The hotel i very clean and tidy, excellent breakfast. I will definitely go back to that property."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2019

Pyramid Hotel Zanzibar
Tembo House Hotel & Apartments
4 out of 5
Forodhani Street, Zanzibar Town
The price is £48 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec
4.1/5Very Good! (367 reviews)

"The ambience of nature and peace , it was worth the stay. Staff were always smiling and the manager was friendly and professional ."…"

Reviewed on 24 Oct 2020

Tembo House Hotel & Apartments
James House
2.5 out of 5
Victoria Street, Zanzibar Town, Zanzibar
The price is £27 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)

"James made a very good breakfast with the best cafe I had in Zanzibar!"…"

Reviewed on 9 Dec 2019

James House
Tembo B&B Apartments
4 out of 5
Shangani St., Stone Town, Zanzibar Town, Mjini Magharibi
The price is £40 per night from 13 Dec to 14 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (22 reviews)

"I strongly recommend this hotel. I booked a night on expedia but the wrong date. The manager Suleiman sorted it out. This is an excellent hotel for the price."…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov 2020

Tembo B&B Apartments
Africa House Hotel
4 out of 5
Shangani, Zanzibar Town
The price is £61 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
3.8/5Good! (155 reviews)
Great old hotel

"Great old hotel, not over restored. Air con rooms. Very nice atmosphere."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan 2020

Africa House Hotel
The Seyyida Hotel And Spa
4 out of 5
Kijangwani, Stonetown, Zanzibar Town
The price is £69 per night from 12 Dec to 13 Dec
4/5Very Good! (90 reviews)

"Everything was just so perfect about Seyyida. The Location=perfect The decor=perfect The price=perfect The bedspreads=perfect The staff=perfect"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

The Seyyida Hotel And Spa
Spice Palace Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Soko Muhogo Street, Zanzibar Town, Mjini Magharibi Region
The price is £39 per night from 13 Dec to 14 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (77 reviews)
Clean, decent place

"It was a decent place. Great value for money... rooftop bar was great."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2020

Spice Palace Hotel
Tembo Palace Hotel
4 out of 5
Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Zanzibar Town, Zanzibar
The price is £50 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (54 reviews)

"We brought our kids, and they enjoyed the wonderful pool and beach access. We highly recommend Tembo!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

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Visiting Stone Town

Stone Town is an historic neighbourhood known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Here you'll find plenty to visit, including Christ Church Cathedral and Hamamni Persian Baths. Stone Town's hotels make a great base for venturing out into the greater Zanzibar Town area.

Staying in Stone Town

You’ll find several accommodation choices in this walkable neighbourhood, and you may want to consider one of these top places to stay:

  • Park Hyatt Zanzibar: 5-star hotel featuring free breakfast, a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable beds and beach locale.
  • Zanzibar Serena Hotel: 5-star hotel featuring 2 restaurants, free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Expedia travellers like this hotel's comfortable beds and beach locale.
  • Zanzibar Palace Hotel: 4-star hotel featuring a restaurant, a bar/lounge and free WiFi. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its helpful staff.

Stone Town may not have the type of accommodation you're looking for, so consider staying in a nearby Zanzibar Town neighbourhood instead. Guests like the nearby Bwejuu Beach neighbourhood for its beaches. This neighbourhood is home to 8 hotels and other accommodation options, including these top choices:

  • Sahari Zanzibar: 4-star hotel featuring 2 restaurants, free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Our guests enjoy the hotel's beach locale and helpful staff.
  • Indigo Beach Zanzibar: 3-star hotel featuring free breakfast, a restaurant and an outdoor pool.

Exploring Zanzibar Town

Christ Church Cathedral, Hamamni Persian Baths and House of Wonders are some of the notable landmarks to see while you're in Stone Town. Old Fort and Forodhani Gardens are some other places worth a visit when you're in the the neighbourhood.

Plan a stop at Paje Beach or Unguja in Bwejuu Beach, a neighbourhood nearby.

Frequently asked questions

What is Stone Town like?
Stone Town is an historic neighbourhood known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Stone Town? Consider a visit to Shangani Beach while you’re in the neighbourhood.
What's the best accommodation in Stone Town?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Park Hyatt Zanzibar is the highest ranked property in Stone Town. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It’s located steps from Shangani Beach. Other favourite options in the area include Zanzibar Palace Hotel and Tembo B&B Apartments.
How many hotels will I find in the Stone Town area?
If you’re searching for places to stay in Zanzibar Town, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 95 Stone Town hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Stone Town, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals in Stone Town.
What are the top things to see and do in Stone Town?
Landmarks in Stone Town that you won’t want to miss include Old Fort and House of Wonders. You could also plan a visit to Shangani Beach or Forodhani Gardens while you’re in the neighbourhood. Nakupenda Beach, Christ Church Cathedral and Zanzibar Ferry Terminal are just a few of the places to visit in and around Stone Town. While you’re out sightseeing, Livingstone’s House and Chapwani Island are a couple of additional sights to visit in Zanzibar Town.

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