Zanzibar vacation rentals

Zanzibar vacation rentals

Zanzibar, Tanzania
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Average price (Weeknight)

C$ 200

Average price (Weekend night)

C$ 95
Cheapest month to stay with an average 83% drop in price.
Most expensive time to stay with an average 136% rise in price.
Average Sunday to Thursday price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Friday and Saturday price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a vacation rental in Zanzibar

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Top tips for finding the perfect Zanzibar vacation rental

  • Vacation rentals in Zanzibar are around 63% cheaper than hotels on average. Search here to compare prices for all accommodation types in Zanzibar.
  • The best vacation rental properties in Zanzibar are Chumbe Island Coral Park (9.6, 135 reviews), Freddie Mercury Apartments (8.8, 54), and Mangrove Lodge (8.6, 392), based on ratings and reviews from real travelers.
  • Want to stay in a Zanzibar holiday rental near the nightlife? Find accommodation close to Kenyatta Road, steps from bars, restaurants, clubs and the beach. Consider a stay at Al-Minar Hotel, Tembo Palace Hotel, or the Freddie Mercury Apartments.
  • Want a room with a view? Find Zanzibar house rentals on the water for seaside views. Consider a stay close to town at Dreamer’s Island, Africa House Hotel, or Mama Natalia Upstairs. All of these are steps from the beach and a short distance from the town.
  • Are you looking for a holiday getaway with friends? Find Zanzibar holiday rentals with large outdoor areas to hang out in, within walking distance of the beach. Consider a stay at The Seyyida Hotel and Spa. It offers rooftop dining with sea views, an outdoor pool, a restaurant and bar, a hot tub and spa, a poolside bar and a garden.
  • Are you interested in local history? The Stone Town of Zanzibar is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and you can find Zanzibar holiday rentals in the streets of the Old Town. Consider a stay at Spice Palace Hotel, Flamingo Guest House, or Antonio Garden Hotel.
  • Do you love giant turtles? They live out on what used to be a prison island. Now, it’s a turtle reserve. Find Zanzibar house rentals close to tour groups to access the wildlife easily. Consider a stay at Jafferji House and Spa or Upendo House.

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