Zanzibar is the collective name for two islands in the Indian Ocean: Unguja (the main island) and Pemba Island. The capital of Zanzibar, located on the island of Unguja, is Zanzibar City. The city's old quarter, known as Stone Town, is a Unesco World Heritage Site.
From the Zanzibar Travel Guide
Excellent value, right on the beach on the southeast coast of Zanzibar. Good food. They do not take credit cards, so if you don't have a bundle of cash with you, the nearest ATM is an hour away in Stone Town, which is about a $45 taxi ride. However you can arrange an ATM stop on an excursion to Stone Town or a spice tour. ... more
Domokuchu is a very nice place to stay, nice new beach houses on a very pretty location. If there would be more shade in the morning at the beach side and less plastic on the beach its will be a taste of paradise. Lats and Leny ... more
Finding the place was a challenge....no road signs. Driving trough some local housing - very poor - we were worried for the time being.... but once you find the little Jewell it grows on you. I will certainly return with my family. Just make sure the room you settle in is for the payment you made. ... more
recommendations for Zanzibar
Planning a two week trip to Zanzibar arriving into Dar Es salaam and getting the ferry over. Don't want to spend the whole two weeks on the beach so would appreciate any tips on things to do either in and around Dar or on Zanzibar. Have read about Jozani Chwaka Park and will definitely include ...
accomodation in zanzibar
Hi Can anyone recommend good budget accom in Zanzibar and which places have the best beaches? Thanks ...
Tanzania and Zanzibar
Hi I aim to go on safari in Tanzania this year Juneish. I'm thinking N Tanzania Serengeti, Ngorongo etc. I want to extend my trip with a beach and stone town exstension in Zanzibar. I ...