Probably the best-value budget accommodation in town and extremely popular with backpackers, Jambo runs like clockwork. Nine spick-and-span rooms with Zanzibari beds share four bathrooms, there's complimentary tea and coffee, and it's within easy reach of several good-value eateries. Local tours and transfers to the east-coast beaches can be arranged.
If you book in advance, you get free transfer from airport or ferry port.
A few steps from Tourist Office, Jambo Guest House is set in Zanzibar City and has on-site dining and free WiFi. Located around 100 metres from The Haven, the guest house is also 100 metres away from Anglican Cathedral. The property is located a 2-minute walk from Hamamni Baths. The rooms have a shared bathroom. A continental breakfast is available daily at the property. Old Slave Market (Stone Town) is 200 metres from the guest house, while Stone Town of Zanzibar is a 2-minute walk from the property.