All Hostels in Zanzibar City

Welcome to your detailed guide for Zanzibar City hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Zanzibar City, Tanzanie. Compare prices for Zanzibar City hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and Booking.com, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Get to know Zanzibar City (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Zanzibar City here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

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Your Packing List for Zanzibar City

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Zanzibar City and Tanzanie.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Zanzibar City