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#4 of 16 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..."
  • "Savanna & ocean is a family friendly and very cozy place. It feels like home to be here and the pattio of the hotel make a lovely and chilled atmosphere. The food is great and the staff are very sweet..."
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#6 of 13 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..."
  • "The recommendation from a local friend confirmed what i had hoped. My arrival late at night was wonderful - being met by a Masaai guest relations officer, taken to my awesome room built over the emer..."
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Warere Town House (Stone Town)
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#14 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
8 travelers mentioned "budget hotel" and "budget hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "rooftop there is an honour bar, which is very nice for the lazy evenings. Would totally recommend this nice small budget hotel for everyone...."
  • "It is much finer than the neighboring budget hotels. Yes it is convenient to the ferry however it is in a grubby part of town and if you like to partake in any activities in the..."
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#146 of 173 hotels in Zanzibar Island
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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#5 of 6 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..."
  • "That was a great vacation thanks to the warm crew! My I phone was stolen on my way to this place and thanks to the welcome team who did everything, include involving the police, I got it back the next..."
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Zenji Hotel (Stone Town)
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#3 of 31 Stone Town B&B and Inns
10 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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Maru Maru Hotel (Stone Town) 4.0 of 5 Special Price 10% off room rate
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#9 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
2 travelers mentioned "affordable" and "affordable hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Funguni Palace Hotel (Stone Town)
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#18 of 31 Stone Town B&B and Inns
3 travelers mentioned "cheap place" and "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you need a cheap place to sleep and don't plan on spending a lot of time in your room this is the place to stay. Our room had A.C. which was a bonus compared to some of the..."
  • "Really helpful with directions and getting cheap prices for transfers to places (airport, etc.) Also there was great wifi all over the hotel...."
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Zan View Hotel (Kiwengwa) 3.0 of 5
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#1 of 12 Kiwengwa B&B and Inns
2 travelers mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed with 4 friends at the hotel, which had a lovely view and some very neat and comfortable rooms for a very affordable price, even for a student budget. The dining area/bar..."
  • "I chose this hotel because of the location near a beach and its affordable prices. I discovered that to get to the beach you have to walk down a set of rough stone steps and then..."
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#1 of 1 hotels in Chwaka
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "The resort is very cheap, but we ended up paying a lot for transport. There is not much within walking distance except a cozy fishing village where you can meet welcoming locals..."
  • "Nice and peaceful place and amazing. The dinner of 4 course set menu was very delicious. Also we saw plenty of red colobus monkey visting the resort. The pool was little small however rest of the thin..."
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Mbuyuni Beach Village (Jambiani) 2.0 of 5
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#9 of 13 hotels in Jambiani
7 travelers mentioned "budget hotel" and "low budget accomodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a budget hotel, a little tired at the sides and to some maybe basic in part but certainly worth staying. The hotel setting was just perfect with the accommodation near the..."
  • "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..."
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Kiponda B&B (Stone Town)
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#4 of 31 Stone Town B&B and Inns
2 travelers mentioned "cheap" and "cheapest" when describing this hotel.
  • "It wasn't as fancy or expensive as other places we walked into on our strolls around town, but it was cheap, clean, and friendly. We returned back there after our stay at the beach..."
  • "and good, prices are fair. and i like the room 14. I even stayed in room 2 which was the lowest range and the cheapest and it was ok !!..."
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Garden Lodge (Stone Town)
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#31 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
2 travelers mentioned "low-budget" and "budget places" when describing this hotel.
Harbour Marine (Stone Town)
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#28 of 31 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...."
  • "Excellent welcome at reception from Christina, if only the rest of the staff made as much effort. The room was clean and basic with a fan and Ac unit. Shower was adequate. This is an old hotel with ..."
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#4 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms are quirkily designed as well being comfortable and affordable and you feel like you're in Stone Town staying at a hotel like this as a traveller. The rooftop is where..."
  • "The room was clean and spacious with air-condition. The view of the roof-top terrace and the breakfast just amazing! I can recommend Zanzibar Coffee House to everybody who wants an authentic Zanzibar ..."
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Pongwe Beach Hotel (Pongwe) 3.0 of 5 Special Price 20% off room rate
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#1 of 6 hotels in Pongwe
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "Free use of kayaks and mountain bikes and cheap snorkelling and fishing excursions (although to their own admission the snorkelling here isn't great.) nice quiet location but easy..."
  • "We have been to 3 resorts in Zanzibar and this one was by far the best. It is very distant with only one other restaurant nearby so apart from a beachwalk you will have to stay in the resort. The reso..."
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Mangrove Lodge (Chuini)
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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..."
  • "Great value for money, only 10 rooms so its quiet and their private beach is awesome. Just a short 15 minutes to Stone Town if you want to do the activities/shops there. The meal is of a high qualit..."
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#11 of 16 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..."
  • "Its a nice place very quiet, the food is mouth watering. I really enjoyed my stay with the white sandy clean beaches. The rooms are nice n its pool is so relaxing. I recommend other to visit. I love t..."
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Blue Oyster Hotel (Jambiani) 2.5 of 5
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#5 of 13 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 just went there for dinner... Ordered everything in chicken because we don't eat sea food.but the food was so delicious that we wished we had ordered more Every thing about this hotel is fantastic..."
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#13 of 13 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..."
  • "Wow, so where to start? We were in Jambiani and decided to stay there for a night and the owner Haji was very accommodating and hospitable. He immediately helped us and got us a very nice, clean and s..."
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Nungwi Inn (Nungwi)
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#17 of 17 hotels in Nungwi
2 travelers mentioned "low budget" and "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms are simple but excellent for low budget travelers. The manager was very nice and helped us with every thing we needed. Nice breakfast and wifi. The diving company that..."
  • "a bit chilly at some point at night. If you come for diving and are looking for a budget solution, this is your place. It's still not cheap but for Zanzibar it's ok...."
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Al Minar (Stone Town) 3.5 of 5
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#11 of 33 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..."
  • "Very good location just one street back from Stone town's most expensive hotels. Had a really good working shower. (A big thumbs up in Africa). I'd recommend Travellers cafe close by, that was a very ..."
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Mazsons Hotel (Stone Town) 3.5 of 5
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#27 of 31 Stone Town B&B and Inns
4 travelers mentioned "budget hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "who greeted you by name everyday and not be a nameless guest. Spacious room, bathroom needs to be updated. Overall a good budget 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...."
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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 here after a long work trip and really enjoyed the quiet ocean side location. A solid 20 minute walk from the action in Paje, Sun and Seaview was a lovely escape. My dinner experience wasn't ..."
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#3 of 4 hotels in Dongwe
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "Very nice and quiet place.We advise you to take the diving trip (just in front of the hotel), it is cheap and wonderfull!You will swim among a lot of fishes and see beautifull coral..."
  • "Beautiful place with very friendly and helpful staff! The food was delicious! Pool and sea side both offer a bit of shadow which was perfect to relax under the bright sun of Zanzibar! We enjoyed every..."
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Emerson Spice (Stone Town)
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#1 of 33 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..."
  • "Our last two nights in Zanzibar were in Stonetown. We are blessed to stay in the "Emerson Spice" and also had breakfast, Lunch and dinner. The hotel is remarkable and every room has a unique design. F..."
Moonshine Villa (Pwani Mchangani)
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#1 of 5 Pwani Mchangani B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "The very competitive prices offered by the hotel afford travellers the opportunity to budget for the activities that Zanzibar offers. Be sure to ask about the separate units that..."
  • "A very comfortable and well managed establishment. The dinners are a must, they are really delicious and are significantly cheaper than the alternatives in the area which are also few are far between...."
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Zanzibar Hotel (Stone Town) 3.0 of 5
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#24 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "budget place" when describing this hotel.
  • "have been included.mohammed helpful,sorted things for us,including trip to prison island and taxis. OK budget place,lower your expactations!..."
  • "Location is great; hotel very quaint; room huge; breakfast good; restaurant food not bad either; very nice, friendly, helpful staff who can organise tours/taxis/tell you where to find certain places. ..."
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#21 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "seems to marry Zanzibar's new with the old effortlessly, while remaining affordable. With both authentic accents and modern amenities, our stay here was the perfect end to..."
  • "Today 29th we had dinner with my team. With such a short notice Gihan (General Manager) arranged such a wonderful way. Food and Service was such impressive. Location, setup was very attractive. Thanks..."
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#4 of 5 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...."
  • "The personnel in the hotel is very friendly and quite helpful.. The food was average and the rooms were quite large but the hotel needs a bit of a renovation.. The most amazing part of the hotel was ..."
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