Best Places for Backpackers in Tanzania.

Enjoy backpacking around Tanzania without a fixed itinerary by using our handy listings of the best hostels in every destination. Specially curated for backpackers and economy travellers, we help you find an amazing place to stay no matter where you're headed!

The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Tanzania.

Top 50 hostels in Tanzania.

These are the 50 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Tanzania.

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LA Madrugada Beach Hotel & Resort

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LA Madrugada Beach Hotel & Resort

La Madrugada Beach Hotel & Resort with its 37 rooms is located at the South-East coast of Zanzibar in Makunduchi, which is an amazing coral village with white sand beaches that go down in gentle slope on a turquoise background. Great location to relax from the business life, not recommended for peop...
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Summer Dream Lodge

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Summer Dream Lodge

We offer different type of rooms for our guests. All rooms include a 7ft bed with mosquito net, fan, place to store luggage and free breakfast. Enjoy the sun and relax on the couch at your own private terrace or come relax in one of our lounge areas in the garden where you can enjoy the sunset with...
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Mustapha

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Mustapha' s Place

If you want to wake up in a coral-walled bungalow, surrounded by vibrant bougainvillea and fragrant frangipani, and walk down to the breathtaking turquoise ocean and soft white sands of Bwejuu beach, then come to Mustapha's. Our rooms, restaurant and bar are funky, comfortable and original, and t...
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Alemap House

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Alemap House

'Alemap house is built on secure and private property, located in a quiet residential area. We offer clean, comfortable en suite guest bedrooms, equipped with ceiling fans, hot water, air conditioning and mosquito nets. The rooms have access to a large sitting room which has a flat TV screen...
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Tamani Villas - Annex

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Tamani Villas - Annex

Rooms at Tamani Villas - Annex are part of Tamani Foundation. The rooms are situated within the compound of Tamani Villas with a shared swimming pool, built in Zanzibari style with a beautiful Makuti (palm leaf) roof. On site you have WiFi-access with a view over the Indian Ocean! All your money goe...
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Mbuyuni Beach Village

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Mbuyuni Beach Village

Mbuyuni Beach Village provides good quality beach accommodation on the east coast of Zanzibar Island at the beginning of Jambiani Village. Is a beautiful, intimate place. Mbuyuni Beach Village has a friendly,peaceful,quiet and very relaxing atmosphere. Accommodation based on the lovely whitewa...
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Mazzola Safari House & Backpacking

97 /100

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Mazzola Safari House & Backpacking

Mazzola Backpackers is located in the Mianzini neighborhood, a 15-minute walking distance to downtown Arusha. It is located on the slopes of the magnificent Mt. Meru with large beautiful gardens and outdoor sitting areas. Stay in our of our 4-bed dorms or in our double room for more privacy. All roo...
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Kanaani-Resthouse

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Kanaani-Resthouse

You want a home away from home? As a German-Tanzanian family-run guest house, we offer you simple, clean and authentic accommodation in a family atmosphere with an insight of Tanzanian culture and lifestyle. With us, you can do both, having a good relaxing time after a safari tour, or taking vario...
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Tanzanite Executive Suites

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Tanzanite Executive Suites

Tanzanite Executive Suites is city lifestyle destination beyond compare.Set in the heart of Dar es salaam and just a short drive away from pristine beaches. This established landmark encompasses a fully integrated business hotel,with spacious executive and family suites,offering the very highest...
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We Travel Hostel

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We Travel Hostel

Our We Travel Hostel is located in the middle of Moshi Town, right next to the City-Market. We combine vintage African Style with our personal taste, to create a place just for you. Chill with us in our Rooftop Bar/Restaurant, have a Coffee or a cold Beer. Or just enjoy our small Lounge with a relax...
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Hakuna Shida Guesthouse

Hakuna Shida Guesthouse is located in the South East Coast of Zanzibar. Situated less than 100mts from the most beautiful white sandy beach of Paje, a small traditional fishing village. We are in the middle of the best kite spot in the island. Close to restaurants and bars, dive centre & kite centre...
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New Teddy

96 /100

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New Teddy's Place

NEW Teddy's Place is situated in the south of Paje, a small peaceful village on the east coast of Zanzibar. In Paje you will find the perfect mixture of privacy for relaxing and nice parties, bars and restaurants. Beside that you can enjoy a lot of activities like kite surfing and snorkeling. Of...
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Umoja Eco Hostel

96 /100

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Umoja Eco Hostel

Closer to Ngorongoro and Serengeti National Parks you wont get it! We are located just out of Karatu, with perfect views of the surroundings, proper rooms and a relaxed atmosphere - all at a very affordable rate. For a safari, volunteering opportunity or just to relax; we make it happen! We off...
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White House of Tanzania

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White House of Tanzania

Are you looking for a cheap and safe place to live with a homey atmosphere? Then The White House is the place for you! Whether you’re travelling alone, in a group or with your special someone, we can provide you with rooms that will fit your situation. If you stay with us you will be provided with t...
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Zeru Zeru

94 /100

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Zeru Zeru

Zeru Zeru Eco Local Wild Lodge is a small accommodation located on the south coast of Zanzibar. It’s strategic position between 2 beautiful beaches, Kae Beach (well known for its sunset) and Pingwe Beach (well known for The Rock Restaurant), and not far from the villages of Dongwe, Bwejuu, Paje and...
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Princess Salme Inn

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Princess Salme Inn

With Free use of Internet, simple but confortable rooms, Princess Salme Inn is a bed and breakfast hotel perfect for travelers looking to see Zanzibar for less. When you're out and about all day, a comfy bed and hearty breakfast are all you need! So book Princess Salme Inn a bed and breakfast in S...
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Ebony & Ivory Beach Bungalows

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Ebony & Ivory Beach Bungalows

Ebony & Ivory Beach Bungalows offers accommodation in wide bungalows. It is managed by Italian people and furnished in Zanzibarian style. You have access to the private beach, free WiFi and internet point. We also have an agreement with restaurants/bars for special prices for our guests. We have 24h...
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Rainbow Hotel

94 /100

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Rainbow Hotel

Offering authentic Tanzanian hospitality, Rainbow Hotel commenced its operations on the 7th November 2010, and stands as one of the city's premier hotels for both business and leisure travelers. Located just 500m from the Zanzibar ferry terminal, Rainbow Hotel is centrally located in Dar es Salaam....
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Kiponda B&B

93 /100

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Kiponda B&B

Kiponda B&B is one of those places where you want to come back to again and again. Kiponda Bed & Breakfast (B&B) is a 18th-century palace, simple and traditional, yet friendly and relaxing, right in the heart of the old Stone Town. Kiponda B&B is situated close to the former Sultans Palace only...
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The Slow Leopard Hostel

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The Slow Leopard Hostel

In 2014, the Slow Leopard was opened as a little sports bar dishing up a couple of different burgers. By 2017 it has become one of Dar es Salaam premiere bars and definitely the number one spot for burgers! Late in 2016 we opened the upstairs guesthouse with a double room as well as a 6 bed dormitor...
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Demani Lodge Zanzibar

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Demani Lodge Zanzibar

With swimming pool!!!!! Backpackers, kitesurfers and barefoot lovers will adore the easy retreat oasis of Demani Lodge. Demani's lush garden and easy access to the island's most beautiful beaches is topped by flexible accommodation with singles, doubles, triples, and dormitories. We have also sev...
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KiteActive Guesthouse Paje

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KiteActive Guesthouse Paje

KiteActive Guesthouse Paje - In Zanzibar 100 meters away from the beach! Cheap quality rooms with the best service of our crew. The guesthouse is perfect for kite(surfers), backpackers, sun & holiday lovers. Our crew can’t wait to welcome you! The manager Boaz will pick you up from the airport (for...
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Warere Town House

91 /100

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Warere Town House

The Warere is housed in a restored Arab mansion, where each room has been uniquely furnished using traditional Zanzibari furniture and vitenge cloth. Our deluxe rooms offer a balcony where you can watch island life pass below you and are fully airconditioned. All our rooms have private bathrooms,...
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Wakawaka Hostel

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Wakawaka Hostel

Wakawaka hostel is easy yet cool, proudly showing a Tanzanian design and a friendly, relaxing vibe. Our trendy lounge provides the ideal surroundings to chill or socialize and meet other guests. Our kitchen includes breakfast and offers lunch & dinner for an unbeatable price and tempting traditional...
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Nyumbani Hostel

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Nyumbani Hostel

You are looking for a cosy and affordable acommodation in Arusha? You don't like big hostels and rather prefer to stay in a home-like-atmopshere? You want to experience local life? Then you are right at Nyumbani Hostel! We can also organize safaris, mountain climbs or day trips in and around Arusha...
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Lionsgate Hostel

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Lionsgate Hostel

Lionsgate Hostel is the first of its kind in Arusha,making a new addition to the best quality accommodations in Arusha and rating among the best , beautiful and affordable Hostel in Northern Tanzania for volunteers, Backpackers and travelers who are looking for a short or long term stay in Arusha. T...
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Villa Poa!

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Villa Poa!

Villa Poa does not only offer high-quality accommodation in a beautiful and nicely located area (Njiro), we also go that extra mile to make your stay at Villa Poa and experience of Arusha carefree and unforgettable. We pride ourselves on offering the complete package so that our guests can focus on...
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Mpole Bungalows

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Mpole Bungalows

Mpole Bungalows is situated in small the peaceful village of Michamvi Kae on the east coast of Zanzibar Island. Mpole bungalows are simple bungalows that found about 40 metres from the whitesands beach. We offer the best breakfast. In Michamvie Kae you will find perfect privacy for relaxing and...
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Amira

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Amira's Roomz

Amira's Roomz is a family run guesthouse near Zanzibar International Airport. We specialise in short-term transit stays. Perfect for preparing for a long journey or arriving from one. We provide free airport pick-up/drop-off at anytime. Many local shops and cafes walking distance as well as a su...
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Lost & Found

89 /100

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Lost & Found

Lost & Found is at the heart of Stone Town Zanzibar. Come and join us at Zanzibar's first premium hostel where you will meet and be able to socialize with people from all over the world. Very close to the historic Shangani Post Office as well as Freddy Mercury's house. Lost & Found Zanzibar is s...
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Sagando Bungalows

88 /100

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Sagando Bungalows

SAGANDO BUNGALOWS Located on the east coast, in a quiet village of Michamvi Kae (15mins drive from Paje,) Sagando Bungalows is a place for families and budget travelers. Sagando Bungalows can be easily reached with public transportation and is approximately 3mins away from a beautiful, quiet, tou...
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Baby Bush Lodge

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Baby Bush Lodge

Situated on one of the most beautiful coastlines of the world, Baby Bush Lodge - locally known as 'Mtoto wa Shamba' - is a laid-back, small lodge on the east coast of Zanzibar, Tanzania. Set up by fisherman and local entrepreneur Msuli Haji from Pemba, you will find yourself in an intimate, tropical...
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Runako Lodge

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Runako Lodge

The Runako Lodge is a western style house, ideal located in a safe neighbourhood close to Arusha centre. Runako Lodge is perfect for budget and long stay travellers. We welcome all travelers such as researchers, volunteers, back packers, single and group travellers. We are located near Morovian...
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Miramont Retreat Zanzibar

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Miramont Retreat Zanzibar

Our resort Miramont Retreat Zanzibar has two parts: a villa overlooking the sea and a part of bungalows in the back garden build around a swimming pool. These bungalows are made of traditional materials such as wood, concrete and the roofs of coconut leaves. The room has queen bed, private toilet...
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Ten to Ten Stone Town

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Ten to Ten Stone Town

This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Ten to Ten Stone Town Zanzibar is located at the Center of Zanzibar City. All rooms are equipped with a shared bathroom. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. This price does not include tax. Tax is $9 per person per night. Please...
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Rafiki Backpackers & Guesthouse

86 /100

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Rafiki Backpackers & Guesthouse

Cosy and safe – awarded “Best Hostel in Tanzania 2015 & 2016” (Hostelworld) – that’s Rafiki Backpackers & Guesthouse. The name rafiki means friend in Ki-Swahili and as such you shall feel from arrival to departure and beyond (if you wish!). Since February 2012, we welcome globetrotters, adventurers,...
Rafiki Backpackers & Guesthouse is a hostel in Moshi. Check Hostelworld for prices.

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The Greenhouse

86 /100

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The Greenhouse

The Greenhouse Hostel can accommodate up to 22 people. There are three dorm rooms; one eight bed dorm and two four bed dorms, each with en-suite facilities. There is also a private room for two people with shared bathroom facilities including hot showers and western toilets. Room prices include two...
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The Secret Garden

86 /100

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The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden is a fully serviced property to meet all your needs. More than just a place to rest your head. A haven of tranquility, fresh food, hot showers, perfectly mixed cocktails and relaxing gardens. A home away from home with staff who care. 24 hour security and a range of safari trips a...
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Drifters Backpackers

83 /100

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Drifters Backpackers

Trying to find 'clean & safe' accommodation near the beach in Zanzibar to bundled up nicely and comfortable tend to cost just that, a bundle of cash. And if on top of that you want it budget, well good luck. In Zanzibar that is as rare as unicorn poo. Unless you fancy sleeping in exactly the type of...
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Mgulani Hostel operated by The Salvation Army

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Mgulani Hostel operated by The Salvation Army

Mgulani Hostel operated by The Salvation Army now has 25 new built bungalows available for individual guests or up to 3 persons per bungalow. A restaurant is available for all meals, and a kiosk is always open for snacks, refreshments and cold drinks. The hostel also hosts events as conference cente...
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Jambo Beach Bungalows

81 /100

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Jambo Beach Bungalows

Jambo Beach Bungalows offers accommodation in Bandas (Bungalows made of Palm tree leafs). Choose between a shared dorm and a private Banda. All of them are featured with comfortable beds, fans and mosquito nets. On site we have shared bathroom and toilets. Our restaurant offers a great menu rang...
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Ikala Zanzibar Boutique Hotel

80 /100

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Ikala Zanzibar Boutique Hotel

Ikala Zanzibar Boutique Hotel is a newly build/renovated building in the Historic City of Stonetown on the Spice Island of Zanzibar. Our Reception is open 24 hrs daily. On the top floor, from where you have a superb view over the city and the ocean, are we establishing our very own Health Cafe and B...
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Nungwi House

80 /100

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Nungwi House

Nungwi House offers accommodation in Nungwi. The Nungwi House offers a coffee shop/café. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. You will find a shared lounge at the property. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This Nungwi House also offers tour/t...
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Stay Inn Hotel

79 /100

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Stay Inn Hotel

Situated in Dar es Salaam central business district, just 20 minutes walk to the city center, Stay Inn Hotel is the best choice for both tourist and business travelers. There is a Restaurant which offers both local and international cuisine. A Buffet breakfast with 8 different varieties is included...
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Kipepeo Backpackers Nungwi Zanzibar

77 /100

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Kipepeo Backpackers Nungwi Zanzibar

Simplicity comes with a tranquil, tropical garden! At Kipepeo Backpackers accommodation is offered in comfortable, palm frond bandas (huts), all with mosquito nets and fans, surrounded by green nature. We have huts with double bed and huts with Twin beds available. Prizing ourselves on friendly s...
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Dar Downtown Suites - Near Airport

77 /100

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Dar Downtown Suites - Near Airport

Dar Downtown Suites opened its doors to the first residents in 2004. Dar Downtown Suites has welcomed guests from across the world - from United States, Canada, Portugal, United Kingdom, France, Germany, China, and Australia etc. to name a few. Outdoor patio with tables and chairs as well as a commo...
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Surf House Beach Bungalows

76 /100

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Surf House Beach Bungalows

We live just on the beach - with ocean, sand and waves! Every morning you just need to go to swim, ride on the kite, jogging or practise yoga with a sunrise. Surf House Beach Bungalows is the really local, Zanzibarian style house. Now it is really uncommon to find buildings like this, much more fri...
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Arusha Crown Hotel

74 /100

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Arusha Crown Hotel

Strategically located in the centre of Arusha city, Arusha Crown Hotel is a 6 Storey modern hotel equipped with state of the art elevator and fitted with the latest amenities of international standard offering accommodation and conference facilities. Most rooms as well as public common areas such a...
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Mara Courtyard Lodge

73 /100

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Mara Courtyard Lodge

Mara Courtyard is built in a cottage style with seven cottages in one compound making 12 bedrooms. Each cottage has two bedroom and one cottage serves as the lounge and breakfast area. You can sit outside on the veranda or relax in the lovely garden which surrounds our lodge. Our staff will help you...
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Silver Paradise Hotel

69 /100

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Silver Paradise Hotel

Silver Paradise Hotel is a grand classic new hotel located at Manzese-Tip Top in Dar es Salaam, 1 kilometer from Morogoro main road. Silver Paradise Hotel ltd, is home to many embassies and international companies. We are the cheapest hotel in Dar es Salaam hotels. For tastefully furnished accommoda...
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Things to see and do while backpacking in Tanzania.

Check out tips from other travellers and bloggers and their experiences in Tanzania.

If you're already planning to visit Tanzania - scroll to the next section for a list of the best places to stay.

Getting to Zanzibar: Tourist Information.

Zanzibar is a semi-autonomous region of Tanzania and consists of a series of islands located in the Indian Ocean, with the largest ones being Unguja (the main island) and Pemba. As such, it is accessible by air and by water. I flew in from Nairobi, Kenya, and landed in Abeid Amani Karume International Airport, which is Unguja’s and Zanzibar’s main airport. Being that I am a Kenyan citizen, I did not require a visa to be granted entry. Before planning your trip, find out the visa requirements for your country and learn about the different weather seasons of Zanzibar so as to optimise your visit.

Yvonne Wabai

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Traffic-jams, sunshine and shopping!

Ask anyone about Dar es Salaam and even Tanzanians will tell you that it’s the capital of Tanzania. That’s because, although it’s not the capital, it’s the center of everything when it comes to culture and technology. Although Dodoma is the capital of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam is the commercial capital!

olivia-leach

Get Ready to Explore the Heart of Africa

A keen traveler, I  initially quenched my yearning appetite to explore by becoming a backpacker, exploring the motherland of Africa. I ventured into a nomadic motion on a path to Tanzania. Why Tanzania?

Ninapendwa

Tanzania: Tukuyu

Tukuyu, a small town in the middle of Tanzania close to Malawi. I spend two months in this beautiful town filled with wonderful nature, vegetations and people. I was in Tukuyu to do a project for RICOBED – Rungwe international college of business economic development. Together with the university we made a short documentary film about the town tourists places and the economic resources. I also worked as a teacher once in a week. I was sharing my skills in the area of communication. Students were great and it was a really fun experience to act as a teacher, of course I was very nervous at first, since I have never been acting in this role. But its was great, not only teaching, but sharing! Sharing knowledge and information. It is so important, to pass it forward. Knowledge and information for future generations.

Desirée Monsén

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Traffic-jams, sunshine and shopping!

Ask anyone about Dar es Salaam and even Tanzanians will tell you that it’s the capital of Tanzania. That’s because, although it’s not the capital, it’s the center of everything when it comes to culture and technology. Although Dodoma is the capital of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam is the commercial capital!

olivia-leach

Tanzania: Kilimanjaro - The highest freestanding mountain in the world

Short facts Capital – Dodoma Currency – Tanzanian shilling Beers – Serengeti, Kilimanjaro, Tusker Language – Swahili and English If you don’t have a goal, you don’t know where you going. My goal was to reach the summit on Tanzania: Kilimanjaro within seven days. This is not an easy task and it takes both mental and physical strength to get there.

Kristoffer Thun

Tanzania: Tukuyu

Tukuyu, a small town in the middle of Tanzania close to Malawi. I spend two months in this beautiful town filled with wonderful nature, vegetations and people. I was in Tukuyu to do a project for RICOBED – Rungwe international college of business economic development. Together with the university we made a short documentary film about the town tourists places and the economic resources. I also worked as a teacher once in a week. I was sharing my skills in the area of communication. Students were great and it was a really fun experience to act as a teacher, of course I was very nervous at first, since I have never been acting in this role. But its was great, not only teaching, but sharing! Sharing knowledge and information. It is so important, to pass it forward. Knowledge and information for future generations.

Desirée Monsén

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - Home of peace

Dar es Salaam is quite a huge city in Tanzania. Currently big and tall buildings are scattered all over the city. Yet, they are not precisely what I needed to see. As a visitor, I desired that would see authentic structures, eat local foods, and purchase a few  trinkets, and so on. Dar es Salaam is known as one of the best beach capitals of Africa. The place is surrounded by Indian ocean, after all, from North East to South East.

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