WHERE TO STAY IN STONE TOWN
Guests looking to experience the old world charm of living in a traditional Zanzibari merchant mansion on their cultural vacation in Stone Town will love the charm of the Emerson on Hurumzi. This deluxe accommodation comes as a pleasant surprise at the end of a small alley. Offering 16 rooms in all, it features intricately painted murals on the walls, hand-crafted carved furniture and four-poster Zanzibari beds with diaphanous mosquito netting. The doors are embellished with beautiful metal studs while the latticed windows set at a higher level allows ventilation but also accords privacy. As one of the highest building in Zanzibar, you could climb to its terrace and enjoy expansive views of the yesteryear metropolis spread out below you. Their Tower Top Restaurant is located here and as you have your meals, you could revel in the sight of blue and white roofs, old church steeples, mosque minarets and hindu temple, all somehow blending effortlessly with each other to create a distinct pastoral skyline, a faithful testament for inclusiveness of varied cultures (read more on tour activities in Zanzibar). For an AfricanMecca Tier 3 Stone Town hotel, we recommend Dhow Palace, a former merchant house that was built in 1559. Today, it is a highly dependable value accommodation offering only 30 rooms. But, if you would rather prefer an economy beachfront lodging close to Stone Town on the western part of Zanzibar, then the Fumba Lodge located in the Menai Beach Conservation area is ideal for you. They have 26 rooms in all of which 20 are Deluxe Bandas sited in cottages. Some of these rooms face the ocean while others offer garden views. If you prefer more spacious living areas for your ocean trip in Zanzibar, you could opt for their 6 Suites set on the beach. Choose from their 4 Luxury Suites or 2 Baobab Suites. Other western sector seaside hotels close to Stone Town are Mtoni Marine and Mbweni Ruins Hotel. Other options are Zanzi Resort and Sea Cliff Resort & Spa which are around 20 minutes from Stone Town.
STONE TOWN & NEARBY SEAFRONT HOTELS
Zanzibar Serena InnZanzibar - Stone Town
Jafferji House & SpaZanzibar - Stone Town
Park Hyatt ZanzibarZanzibar - Stone Town
Kisiwa HouseZanzibar - Stone Town
Emerson SpiceZanzibar - Stone Town
Zanzibar Palace HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Kholle HouseZanzibar - Stone Town
Zanzibar Coffee HouseZanzibar - Stone Town
Warere Town HouseZanzibar - Stone Town
Swahili HouseZanzibar - Stone Town
Mizingani Seafront HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Mashariki Palace HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Maru Maru HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Hilton Hotel Stone TownZanzibar - Stone Town
Forodhani Park HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Seyyida Hotel & SpaZanzibar - Stone Town
Beyt Al SalaamZanzibar - Stone Town
Asmini Palace HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Al Minar HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Al JohariZanzibar - Stone Town
Zanzibar Grand Palace HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Tembo House HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Emerson On HurumziZanzibar - Stone Town
Dhow Palace HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Chavda HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Africa House HotelZanzibar - Stone Town
Fumba Beach LodgeZanzibar - Menai Bay & Fumba
Mbweni Ruins HotelZanzibar - Stone Town Beaches
Mtoni MarineZanzibar - Stone Town Beaches
Zanzibar Beach ResortZanzibar - Stone Town Beaches
Sea Cliff Resort & SpaZanzibar - Bububu & Mangapwani
Zanzi ResortZanzibar - Bububu & Mangapwani
Zanzibar has several seaside and Stone Town accommodations located in distinct areas of the island. Select your preferred region below to view details on where to stay.
Read More On Places To Stay In Zanzibar
1. Stone Town - Where To Stay
2. Northern Zanzibar - Where To Stay
3. Eastern Zanzibar - Where To Stay
4. Southern Zanzibar - Where To Stay
5. Private Island Experience - Where To Stay
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When beach vacationing in Zanzibar, we recommend experiencing some of the surrounding Zanzibar Island attractions and tour activities after your Northern Tanzania safari to Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti.
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Zanzibar is a tranquil, beach paradise for an idyllic Indian Ocean vacation in Africa, amidst soft, white sands and the shimmering turquoise waters dotted with picturesque traditional fishing dhows.
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An exquisite Indian Ocean jewel, off the east coast of Tanzania, Zanzibar or the Spice Island is a laid-back little settlement where history whispers and pristine beaches sooth your mind, body and soul.
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Zanzibar Island has something to offer every kind of traveler, from the history enthusiast to the underwater realm explorer, coastal wanderer, the spice cuisine aficionado or active-water buff and many more.
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Thanks to its southern equator location, Zanzibar has a tropical climate allowing you to plan your seaside vacation in Eastern Africa at any time of the year without any extreme variability in temperatures.
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