Fairmont Zanzibar

PO Box 4770, Unguja City, Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, Tanzania | Hotel
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This hotel, located on PO Box 4770, Unguja City, is near Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel), Jozani Forest, Mangapwani Coral Cave, and Zanzibar Land Animal Park (ZALA).
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Fairmont Zanzibar Unguja City

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Unguja City

    Locals, transport and the school

    A travel blog entry by camomile on Oct 11, 2013

    5 photos

    As I mentioned before white people here are called MZNGUS. That's a real fun name they do even sell a black T-shirts with this name on it. But no, we didn't get those yet and I doubt we will :) Anyway we do really feel like MZNGUS here. Whenever we go we get so many eyes on us. Especially when we are in dala-dala (local transport) oh, than it's really fun. An awkward. Few days ago with girls we were going home from beach and we had to catch the dala-dala. We stopped one but it ...

    Day One!

    A travel blog entry by ablo on Aug 18, 2013

    ... plane. A’s leg swollen but hopefully will improve. Zanzibar colourful. Checked in to hotel and then wandered around the market in Stone Town then sat in gardens on shorefront to watch sunset, before dinner at Livingstone bar on the beach. Both excited by 'Great Adventure’ but feels like we’re just on hols at ...

    Kendwa cocks

    A travel blog entry by alexobt on Jul 19, 2013

    ... squeezes the water coming out of my shirts is a slightly paler brown, so I guess that's a victory.
    I head down to Kendwa beach today, staying at the apparently "rave capital" Kendwa Rocks hostel. Unfortunately it turns out to be one of those places that tries to pass itself off as a backpacker-orientated place, but actually tries to screw you over as much as possible - you have to get one of their cards to pay at the bar, ...

    "Is this the real life or is this just fantasy..."

    A travel blog entry by 20africa13 on Jun 27, 2013

    4 comments, 6 photos

    So paradise we have found...This has to be one of the most fascinating and interesting places on this earth...
    Started the day at a spice farm---everything in my spice cabinet was found there...except for the pouring rain...we have actually had enough "blessings"...We stood in the rain and enjoyed learning about spices and fruit...honestly it was so interesting.
    We then found paradise...but only for 1/2 hour because we needed to move on...yes we had time for pictures, a walk on ...

    Leaving on a jet plane...well sort of...

    A travel blog entry by 20africa13 on Jun 26, 2013

    5 comments, 8 photos

    Well...as I write this I am sitting in the lobby of our hotel in Zanzibar...this is an island in the Indian Ocean...but first our last days in Mombassa. I have said before that there are no words to describe what we have seen...The traffic, the people and the poverty have been overwhelming. Yet the people are kind, resourceful, and many are hard working. Today we spent time at a ...