We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    St. Monica's Lodge

    New Mkunazini Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveler (13)
          Room & Suite (7)
          Dining (1)
          Al Minar
          245 reviews
          #11 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Warere Town House
          394 reviews
          #15 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Zanzibar Coffee House
          499 reviews
          #3 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Dhow Palace Hotel
          624 reviews
          #13 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Overview
          • Excellent24%
          • Very good40%
          • Average12%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible18%
          Mar 1, 2016
          “A Jewel in the heart of Stone Town, Zanzibar”
          Jan 8, 2016
          “wonderful”
          Breakfast included
          Restaurant
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Room Service
          Suites
          Fitness center
          All hotel details
          Al Minar
          245 reviews
          #11 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Warere Town House
          394 reviews
          #15 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Zanzibar Coffee House
          499 reviews
          #3 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Dhow Palace Hotel
          624 reviews
          #13 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (33)
          Traveler rating
          Traveler type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 28 reviews

          Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

          I had a wonderful week at St. Monica's Lodge/Hostel. Everyone there is friendly and helpful. I felt very much at home the whole time. Breakfast is included in the rates. The hostel is in a building where the nuns resided. The rooms are well ventilated...More

          Thank fidelisblue
          Reviewed January 8, 2016

          I stayed in this lodge a few years ago and really enjoyed the experience. the room was fantastic with a mosquito net fully covering the bed and with working air conditioning. the staff were lovely and friendly. we had a great stay and will definitely...More

          Thank Juliette A
          Reviewed November 21, 2015

          The rooms of St Monica are okay and good value for the inexpensive price. What really stood out was the insightful tour to the adjacent slave market with lot of background info about the slave trade history of Zanzibar. Highly recommended!

          Thank lisa187337
          Reviewed July 13, 2015

          I stayed here in 2011 so when we decided to return this year, I thought it would be nice to return. The building and surrounding area is incredibly picturesque and I had a very enjoyable stay on my previous trip. However, this time, I was...More

          Thank Natasha P
          Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

          St Monica's is attached to the anglican cathedral & old slave market. Basic clean safe accommodation in heart of stone town. Check the room you are getting as they vary. Some have en suite & air con. V handy for nearby market which is an...More

          2  Thank Alanlhargrave
          Al Minar
          245 reviews
          #11 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Warere Town House
          394 reviews
          #15 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Zanzibar Coffee House
          499 reviews
          #3 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          Dhow Palace Hotel
          624 reviews
          #13 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Restaurant
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • $22 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 16
          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Zanzibar City >
          • Stone Town
          • Also Known As
          • St. Monica Hotel Stone Town ,
          • St. Monica's Lodge Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveler (13)
          Room & Suite (7)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (8)
          Nearby
          Sponsored by:
          Zanzibar Palace Hotel
          554 reviews
          .25 miles away
           
          Zanzibar Coffee House
          499 reviews
          .14 miles away
           
          Maru Maru Hotel
          526 reviews
          .23 miles away
           
          Mizingani Seafront Hotel
          270 reviews
          .32 miles away
           
          Jafferji House & Spa
          341 reviews
          .26 miles away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Tea House Restaurant
          309 reviews
          .22 miles away
          Emerson Spice
          544 reviews
          .17 miles away
          Zanzibar Coffee House Cafe
          611 reviews
          .13 miles away
          Lukmaan Restaurant
          370 reviews
          .06 miles away
          Nearby Attractions
          Forodhani Park
          1,068 reviews
          .32 miles away
          Darajani Bazaar
          154 reviews
          .12 miles away
          Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel)
          336 reviews
          .29 miles away
          Christ Church Cathedral
          52 reviews
          .05 miles away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from St. Monica's Lodge staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "The rooms in the back over the slave quarters are very quiet. You do need to have the tours come through all..."
          Read review
          "Room 5 was very big, air conditioning worked well, all in all fine. The call to prayer at 5am slightly..."
          Read review
          "Upstairsthe WIFI is better"
          Read review
          "Why not make this a base from which to explore the island and Hire a motorcycle or Car from Ali Keys. We..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing