We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jambo Guest House

Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Save
Best prices for your stay
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room
  • 1 room
    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
      • 0 children
        Traveller (40)
        Room & Suite (20)
        Dining (1)
        Princess Salme Inn
        167 reviews
        #18 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
         
        Warere Town House
        394 reviews
        #14 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
         
        Hiliki House
        241 reviews
        #1 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Stone Town
         
        Kiponda B&B
        160 reviews
        #3 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Stone Town
         
        Overview
        • Excellent31%
        • Very good48%
        • Average9%
        • Poor5%
        • Terrible5%
        Travellers talk about
        “air con” (6 reviews)
        Free Internet
        Breakfast included
        All hotel details
        {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
        Princess Salme Inn
        167 reviews
        #18 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
         
        Warere Town House
        394 reviews
        #14 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
         
        Hiliki House
        241 reviews
        #1 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Stone Town
         
        Kiponda B&B
        160 reviews
        #3 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Stone Town
         
        Write a Review
        Turn Your Opinions into Points!
        Turn your opinions into JPMiles
        Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
        *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
        JPMiles / Payback Arrow
        JPMiles / PAYBACK
        50
        Reviews
        Traveller rating
        Traveller type
        Time of year
        Language
        Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

        Stayed there 5 days to explore Stone Town and Surroundings. The staff is really nice and helpful to plan trips in and outta town. The rooms are very clean and allthough there's shared bathrooms and the Guesthouse have very nice price performance ratio I choose...More

        Helpful?
        Reviewed 30 December 2016

        The guesthouse is located right in the center of stown town, in walking distance to any of the sights and restaurants that the city has to offer. It is also not too far from the ferry embankment. The room and toilet were very clean. The...More

        Helpful?
        Reviewed 20 December 2016

        Jambo guest house is converted into a hostel from an old house and still carries the feel of a typical Zanzibari home. But, it does have modern amenities like AC, mosquito nets, wifi, clean bathrooms etc. Location is also pretty convenient, in the middle of...More

        Helpful?
        Reviewed 21 October 2016

        We really liked our stay here. The room was clean and comfortable (although the bed can be too short if you have above 1.9 m of height), the location great, the staff very helpful, breakfast tasty and big. The only drawbacks were that there was...More

        Helpful?1  
        Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

        The rooms are very clean and the beds are huge and comfortable. The bathroom is outside the rooms but is also very clean and has very hot water! The location is great, at the center of Stone Town. The wifi works, the staff is nice...More

        Helpful?1  
        Princess Salme Inn
        167 reviews
        #18 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
         
        Warere Town House
        394 reviews
        #14 of 33 hotels in Stone Town
         
        Hiliki House
        241 reviews
        #1 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Stone Town
         
        Kiponda B&B
        160 reviews
        #3 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Stone Town
         
        About
        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Free Internet
        • Breakfast included
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Breakfast included
        Details
        • Price range
        • US$ 20 - US$ 25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Number of rooms
        • 3
        • Location
        • Tanzania >
        • Zanzibar Archipelago >
        • Zanzibar Island >
        • Zanzibar City >
        • Stone Town
        • Also Known As
        • Jambo Guest House Hotel Stone Town ,
        • Jambo Guest House Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
        Add Photo Photos
        Traveller (40)
        Room & Suite (20)
        Dining (1)
        Hotel & Grounds (17)
        Bathroom (2)
        Questions & Answers
        Get quick answers from Jambo Guest House staff and past guests.
        Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
        Posting guidelines
        Submit
        Room Tips
        "My room on the first floor had wifi."
        Read review
        "Corner rooms on the left side are larger on 1st floor"
        Read review
        "First floor rooms are better, ground floor rooms are way too hot! 9/10 they put you on the first floor."
        Read review
        "We had a room on the first floor, left side, last one on the floor (on the opposite side of the bathroom..."
        Read review
        Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
        Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing