Zanzibar hotels

Search hundreds of travel sites at once for hotels in Zanzibar

Zanzibar
18 May — 19 May2
Zanzibar
Wed 18/5
Thu 19/5

Good to know

Low season

May

High season

March

Average price (weeknight)

$154

Average price (weekend night)

$143
Cheapest month to stay with an average 34% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 283% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Zanzibar hotels

Most recommended Zanzibar hotels

Show all
Tembo House Hotel & Apartments - Zanzibar - Pool
$178+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Golden Tulip Zanzibar Resort - Zanzibar - Bedroom
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Zanzibar Serena Hotel - Zanzibar - Restaurant
Zanzibar Serena Hotel - Zanzibar - Restaurant
Zanzibar Serena Hotel
8.4 Excellent
$378+
$378+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar - Hallway
Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar - Hallway
Dhow Palace Hotel
8.4 Excellent
$116+
$116+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Park Hyatt Zanzibar - Zanzibar - Lounge
Park Hyatt Zanzibar - Zanzibar - Lounge
Park Hyatt Zanzibar
8.9 Excellent
$663+
$663+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Indigo Beach Zanzibar - Zanzibar - Bedroom
Indigo Beach Zanzibar - Zanzibar - Bedroom
Indigo Beach Zanzibar
8.4 Excellent
$153+
$153+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Zanzi Resort - Zanzibar - Living room
Zanzi Resort - Zanzibar - Living room
Zanzi Resort
9.4 Excellent
$561+
$561+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Baraza Resort & Spa Zanzibar - Zanzibar - Beach
Baraza Resort & Spa Zanzibar - Zanzibar - Beach
Baraza Resort & Spa Zanzibar
9.2 Excellent
$1,841+
$1,841+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Zenji Hotel - Zanzibar - Balcony
Zenji Hotel - Zanzibar - Balcony
Zenji Hotel
8.4 Excellent
$95+
$95+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Zanzibar hotels near House of Wonders

Show all
Mizingani Seafront Hotel - Zanzibar - Pool
Mizingani Seafront Hotel
8.6 Excellent
$135+
$135+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Golden Tulip Zanzibar Boutique Hotel - Zanzibar - Restaurant
Parking
Pool
Kisiwa House - Zanzibar - Bedroom
Kisiwa House - Zanzibar - Bedroom
Kisiwa House
8.6 Excellent
$348+
$348+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Beyt Al Salaam - Zanzibar - Restaurant
Beyt Al Salaam - Zanzibar - Restaurant
Beyt Al Salaam
8.1 Excellent
$145+
$145+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool

How much is a Zanzibar hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

2 stars and below

3 stars

4 stars and above

When to book a hotel in Zanzibar

Price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
Average nightly price

Top tips for finding perfect Zanzibar hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Zanzibar, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Zanzibar in May and December.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Zanzibar if you stay on a Friday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Zanzibar accommodation.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Zanzibar for 5 days.
  • Zanzibar City is served by Abeid Amani Karume International Airport which is conveniently located around 3.1 miles south of the city. However, if you don’t feel like making the drive into the city, one hotel option near the airport is the Protea Hotel by Marriott Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins. In addition to being close to the airport, the hotel also has a private beach area and dock.
  • In addition to the chain hotels in Zanzibar City, there are also a number of small boutique hotels. One good option in Stone Town is Dhow Palace Hotel. The hotel is styled after an old Arabian manor with arched windows and balconies outside many of the rooms. Additionally, there is an inner courtyard with a pool and lounge area.
  • Looking for beachside resorts and hotels in Zanzibar City? The neighborhood of Vuga is a great area to check out. Africa House Hotel is one of the beachside hotels in Vuga and along with the stunning ocean views, the hotel also offers a bar and lounge and bike rentals.
  • Zanzibar City is split into eastern and western sides by Creek Road. West Zanzibar is the more popular of the two among tourists but there are also hotels on the eastside. For example, Island Paradise Inn is one of the hotel options in East Zanzibar.
  • Zanzibar City has plenty of 5-star resorts that are sure to please even the most expecting of guests. For instance, Zanzibar Serena Hotel sits right on the beach and offers amenities like luxurious spa facilities and a terraced lounge area with a pool overlooking the coast.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Zanzibar

Where to stay in Zanzibar?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Zanzibar by showing you the exact location of each hotel.