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Where to stay

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Where to stay

Hi all,

I'm still having trouble picking where to stay in Zanzibar in January.

We're looking for a good beach...relatively safe from jellyfish and tides so we can swim.

Need air conditioning.

Don't need too much partying - this is mostly to relax.


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I would propose Matemwe quiet and cool not party area but the low tides is 1 km away can swim only at high tides.

Kendwa is all through tide available to swim with nice white long beach but you dont want party area to which this side is..but still you can keep away and relax on your sun bed.

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We stayed at The Residence in Kizimkazi and it was fantastic. The best hotel we've ever stayed at. It was nice and relaxing - we'd highly recommend it.

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We are also traveling to Zanzibar after our safari in January. After months of research we settled on The Sultan Palace. I have no idea if we will be happy but it looks very nice, it is air conditioned, and they quickly responded to e-mails. Cost is $150 - $170 per person per day all inclusive except for drinks. Round trip transport, provided by them, from the airport is $120 for the 2 of us.

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The above suggestion is good but what is your budget ?

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