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Affordable Hotels in Zanzibar

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#8 of 8 hotels in Jambiani
One traveler mentioned "cheap hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is a quite cheap hotel, and like everywhere else, you get what you pay for. But for this budget, Visitors Inn is a very good deal! Some of the rooms are brand new, some older..."
  • "Friendly hotel with very helpful and understanding staff. Neat and nice place to stay. Rooms are clean and spacefull. Not talking about the site, just one footstep from wonderful beach and sea front o..."
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Warere Town House (Stone Town) Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain
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#6 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
4 travelers mentioned "affordable place" and "affordable accommodation" when describing this hotel.
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Coral Rock Hotel (Jambiani) 3.0 of 5
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#5 of 8 hotels in Jambiani
One traveler mentioned "discount" when describing this hotel.
  • "although we would like to point out that Coral Rock Hotel is not a part of our discount selection, so this review is not based on anything else than our honest opinion. We paid..."
  • "What a Holiday! Neil and his team went out of their way to make sure that my stay was a good one! And it was! The Location is fantastic with an amazing view of the ocean. When the tide is out, you g..."
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Blue Oyster Hotel (Jambiani) 2.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain
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#2 of 8 hotels in Jambiani
One traveler mentioned "cheapest place" when describing this hotel.
  • "Blue Oyster was the first and the cheapest place we stayed in Zanzibar an therefore our expectations were measured. They needn't have been!!!! The blue oyster exceeded all..."
  • "We visited the Blue Oyster at the end of our first trip to Africa. We spent 4 nights and had a great time. The place is small and in a beautiful setting. Lots of flowers, palm trees and tropical bi..."
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#3 of 5 hotels in Uroa
2 travelers mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "probably is not much worse. Despite the good quality of the resort and very affordable prices, the occupancy was quite low, and I would encourage to asking for any packages or..."
  • "or dinner. A la Carte menu has variety and very affordable. Staff? very friendly and attentive. would highly recommend this place...."
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#3 of 5 hotels in Matemwe
One traveler mentioned "discount" when describing this hotel.
  • "Perhaps more spraying is needed outside and when they make the room. All in all, I still thought we had a good value stay given the discount. But if we had paid the full price, I..."
  • "If you want a quiet, peaceful, luxurious, high quality hotel to stay in Zanzibar, then this is it. My husband and I stayed here for 9 nights during our honeymoon and loved every minute of it. It is (a..."
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#6 of 8 hotels in Jambiani
3 travelers mentioned "low budget accomodation" and "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "Mbuyuni Lodge is a great low budget accomodation in Zanzibar. The rooms are very simple but clean. The food is very tasty and satisfying (but slow) and the beach is very scenic (but..."
  • "had a generator on at night time for all time during our stay. Overall is a nice laid back place suitable for middle budget travellers...."
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#110 of 142 hotels in Zanzibar
2 travelers mentioned "cheapest place" and "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "This was the cheapest place I could find to book on this beach, which at $60 per night I sill consider to be quite expensive, but we were quite impressed. The room was lovely..."
  • "The accommodation is pretty good, fairly cheap and clean, with aircon and a small fridge. Go for one of the bungalows on the beach if you can get them, although if you are on the..."
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Dhow Palace Hotel (Stone Town) 3.0 of 5
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#13 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
2 travelers mentioned "budget" and "budget hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "We have stayed in great places in Stone Town that were classified as budget so this was a bit of a splurge and we were expecting more. The rooms were very musty and not that clean..."
  • "One of the few mid range budget hotels with a pool. Fair quality food. Accommodating staff. No lifts but this is a common feature in most hotels in Stone town...."
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Zenji Hotel (Stone Town) Special Deal Free WIFI
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#3 of 28 Stone Town B&B and Inns
7 travelers mentioned "budget hostels" and "budget hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "I've done a lot of staying at hostels while travelling, and the budget hostels/hotels on Zanzibar were worse than most so that made this hotel exceptional!..."
  • "were there 24-hours and lock the main door after 10pm and open it on your request. A very good, budget hotel with alot of character...."
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Mangrove Lodge (Chuini) Special Offer Package Deal
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#1 of 1 hotels in Chuini
One traveler mentioned "cheaper" when describing this hotel.
  • "And it is much cheaper and nicer than the big hotels!!! Haji, the owner, is so friendly and he will help you to organise nice and cheap excursions around the island. The..."
  • "The whole place is beautiful, right by a beach, situated in a garden with great view of the sea and the ruin of some old palace. The cottages are really nice and decorated in the style of the place. T..."
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#100 of 142 hotels in Zanzibar
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is charming and prices are cheap, it is in a traditionnal house, beautiful and kept clean although interior is a bit aged. Location is very convenient. The manager Ibrahim..."
  • "In Stone town you have to careful when you chose your hotel since it is difficult to find most of them. (you'll need a pick-up or someone to show you. the city is mostly like a medina with small stree..."
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Emerson Spice (Stone Town) Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Romance
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#2 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "A friend and I were in Zanzibar for a few nights and were looking for an affordable and centrally located hotel with local charm and character. We found it! This place is..."
  • "We have stayed here several times and this little gem hits the mark every time. No place captures the magic of Zanzibar as well as Emerson - unlike any other hotel in the world. Looking forward to ou..."
#25 of 28 Stone Town B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "cheap place" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are booking late and need a cheap place to sleep this would be on my list as with the Annex II, but it is about 2 minutes away from the boat and harder to find...."
  • "I stayed at this hotel after missing the ferry back to Dar es Salaam. I needed somewhere inexpensive and close to the port for the 7:00am boat departure. I checked to see if there was space and ther..."
Mazsons Hotel (Stone Town)
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#23 of 28 Stone Town B&B and Inns
3 travelers mentioned "budget hotel" and "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you're in town on business for a couple of days this budget hotel should do very well. Good service and excellent shower with very good pressure. I would stay here again...."
  • "And when we ran out of cream, there wasn't anybody around to refill it. Verdict: This is a hotel meant for non-fussy budget travelers, looking only for a place to sleep..."
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#2 of 8 Paje B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "cheapest" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Hotel is the cheapest in Paje and located only 100 yards from the beach. Unfortunately you don't have a view of the Indian Ocean. This however is also very nice sometimes and..."
  • "I rarely rate a place excellent and, although S&O wasn't flawless, the professionalism, hospitality and attentiveness of the staff earned it an "excellent." ---- that and the rooms have air con! W..."
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#9 of 12 hotels in Bwejuu
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms were clean and basic (better than you'd expect for such an affordable price). The restaurant was nice, food was good, beer was better. Had great service from everyone..."
  • "I stayed at Sun and Seaview Bunglaows for a week after climbing Kilimanjaro. It was exactly what I needed. The rooms were clean and basic (better than you'd expect for such an affordable price). Th..."
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Princess Salme Inn (Stone Town)
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#21 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "There is a reason this place is named as one of the best budget options in Stone Town. It is convenient and has a lot of great features that make it a bargain. The rooms are cute..."
  • "We stay at Salme Inn for 4 nights. The rooms was clean, stuff and management very friendly. We book over internet and ask for transfer from harbor to the hotel. The hotel taxi wait us and drove us to ..."
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Zanzi Resort 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels | Luxury | Romance | Service Special Offer Honeymoon Package
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#2 of 142 hotels in Zanzibar
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "We travel a lot for business and stay in many good hotels and resorts, but the Zanzi is really affordable luxury. You get this five star feeling straight away when you get there..."
  • "This place is unique. You have your own private pool and your private "piece" of beach, I have never heard about any place like that. And if it was not enough to call this resort as unique and excelle..."
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Al-Minar (Stone Town) 3.0 of 5 Special Price 10%Discount on Room rate
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#5 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "the hotel has a very good tour coordination section & offer amazing packages at very cheap prices. The location is right in the heart of stonetown yet away from the traffic hence..."
  • "I had a awe-inspiring stay in at the Al –Minar hotel which is with a Wonderful interiors, very good service and delicious dining too, must recommend the hotel's Cave Club Restaurant for the Arican..."
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Garden Lodge (Stone Town)
#26 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "low-budget" when describing this hotel.
Rumaisa Hotel (Stone Town)
#5 of 28 Stone Town B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "and all employees. I greatly recommend this hotel to all travellers looking for something a little special at an affordable price :)..."
  • "A very nice and new place with 7 rooms. Nice room and bathroom, air con as well as net. VERY nice staff, owner, reception and everyone we met and the top floor outside restaurant. Me, my husband and o..."
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#14 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "safe to walk home after sunset. I think the place would greatly benefit by having a few decent budget or mid-range Tanzanian owned hotels...."
  • "We were made incredibly welcome by all the staff and Pippa (the manager) played an excellent host. Sazani overlooks a super beautiful beach tucked a little around the corner from the main action and i..."
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#5 of 8 Paje B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "I will reccommend this place highly, clean rooms and the affordable prices. Under new management and from looking at previous reviews the place seems to have undergone a big..."
  • "Kitete Beach is a wonderfully simple and beautiful place to stay. It is not modern and does not have internet, access to a bank, or any air conditioning in the rooms. However, it is the most natural..."
Kikadini Villas (Jambiani)
#13 of 21 Jambiani B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is the only place I know of in Jambiani and Paje that is able to meet the standards of clientele for whom facilities, budget and other more common considerations are somewhat..."
  • "I get a bit confused when I read the review written below. I cant see how me and my wife could have had such a wonderful honeymoon and that guy such a bad vacation. Let me tell you about me and my wif..."
Funguni Palace Hotel (Stone Town)
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#17 of 28 Stone Town B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "Funguni Palace Hotel was an affordable and convenient location from which to explore Stone Town. It's an easy and well-lit walk to Fordhani Gardens for supper in the evenings..."
  • "Very friendly hotel as are the owners. The ammenities are basic, but the hotel is very clean. Upon arrival we negociated the rates with the owner who gave us a big discount. He was very helpful, givin..."
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#3 of 7 Bwejuu B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great service and accommodation for the budget traveller! Clean, simple and autherntic was a bit difficult to find, however we got there in the end and what a beautiful location..."
  • "Really quiet place, the rooms are nice, the owners are very friendly and can help all the time!..."
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Echo Beach Hotel (Bwejuu) Special Offer Summer Celebration
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#6 of 12 hotels in Bwejuu
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "My husband and I needed a peaceful sunny place to spend the last week of 2008, away from everything yet in a great place on a reasonable budget. Echo beach Hotel answered it all..."
  • "I would echoe (!) Everything that has been said: wonderful food, perfect setting and fabulous hosts. The sea is a private turquoise bath..the island was a welcome relief from Kenya loved Stone Town t..."
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#2 of 2 Uroa B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great place for a budget holiday. PS: I would recommend taking your own insect spray and/or mosquito coils for the room. The mosquitos can be vicious...."
  • "This was our first trip to beautiful Zanzibar but hopefully not the last! The location of Tamarind is excellent - on the east coast of the island, away from the hustle and bustle of Zanzibar Town and..."
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Kisiwa House (Stone Town) 5.0 of 5
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#7 of 30 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "We enjoyed this hotel very much, and it was an excellent start for our honeymoon at Zazibar! It's not a backpacker's budget but it's worth it!..."
  • "Hotel was nice, but pity about Stone Town, maze of buildings and streets, hot, lots of annoying touts and only a few things to see that are poorly presented. I would spend only a day at the most and t..."
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