The Best Hotels in Paje

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in Paje. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa is located on the east coast, this Relais & Chateaux member has views of the… See more

Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa is located on the east coast, this Relais & Chateaux member has views of the pristine beach of Paje. It features a spa, 2 restaurants, 3 bars and a kite surfing centre.

The air-conditioned villas feature a private plunge pool, lounge and dining area. They are also equipped with an outdoor bathtub and shower. Certain rooms have a sitting and living room area.
Free WiFi is available in all areas.

There are 3 bars consisting of a beach bar, Sunset bar and lounge. Guests have the option to have breakfast, lunch and dinner in their private villa or at the restaurant.

Local spices, fresh seafood and organically grown vegetables feature on the international menu. The spa is set in a tropical garden and offers massage rooms and complimentary hot tub access. There is also a large resort swimming pool.

The property offers free bicycle hire and excursions can be arranged at the tour desk.

Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa is located 40 km from Stone Town. Jambiani village is 1.5 km away and Paje village is 1 km away. Zanzibar International Airport is 50 km from the resort.

Rooms from $527

Set in Paje, a few steps from Paje Beach, Amani Boutique Hotel - Small Luxury Hotels of the World offers accommodation… See more

Set in Paje, a few steps from Paje Beach, Amani Boutique Hotel - Small Luxury Hotels of the World offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. Featuring a restaurant, the 5-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The accommodation features room service and a 24-hour front desk for guests.

At the hotel, rooms are fitted with a wardrobe. Amani Boutique Hotel - Small Luxury Hotels of the World provides certain units with sea views, and all rooms are fitted with a balcony. The units will provide guests with a fridge.

Jozani Forest is 21 km from the accommodation.

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Kisiwa on the Beach

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Rated 9.1 in 414 reviews

Set on the beach in Paje and surrounded by palm trees, Kisiwa on the Beach boasts spa and wellness facilities, a fitness… See more

Set on the beach in Paje and surrounded by palm trees, Kisiwa on the Beach boasts spa and wellness facilities, a fitness centre and a restaurant. Free WiFi is available in this resort.

Elegantly decorated with Zanzibar furnishings and modern interior, the villas feature a patio, a seating area and a private bathroom with bath and shower. The beds are draped with mosquito nets.

Guests can dine at the thatched restaurant, overlooking the sea and the pool. Private diners on the beach can be arranged. Cocktails and drinks are available at the bar. On selected days, evening entertainment is offered.

For relaxation, the resort's spa has 2 treatment rooms and a lush courtyard garden. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool or relax on sun loungers. Activities on the beach include snorkelling, diving and windsurfing.

Other facilities include a 24-hour front desk, a gift shop and a tour desk. Concierge services are available and babysitting services can also be arranged. Zanzibar International Airport is 50 km away.

Rooms from $219

Aluna Paje

Rated 8.8 in 463 reviews

Located in Paje, 200 metres from Paje Beach, Aluna Paje provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free… See more

Located in Paje, 200 metres from Paje Beach, Aluna Paje provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a fitness centre and a garden. Among the facilities at this property are room service and luggage storage space, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can enjoy African and Italian dishes at the restaurant or have a cocktail at the bar.

Each room has a private bathroom, while selected rooms are fitted with a balcony and others also offer a pool view.

The hotel offers a buffet or continental breakfast.

Aluna Paje offers 4-star accommodation with a hot tub and terrace. Bike hire and car hire are available at this hotel and the area is popular for cycling.

Jozani Forest is 19 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $100

Paje Blu Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.5 in 628 reviews

Set in Paje, 60 metres from Paje Beach, Paje Blu Boutique Hotel offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free… See more

Set in Paje, 60 metres from Paje Beach, Paje Blu Boutique Hotel offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Offering a bar, the property is located within 1.4 km of Bwejuu Beach. The property features a hot tub, evening entertainment and room service.

At the hotel, all rooms come with a desk, bed linen and a terrace with pool view. With a private bathroom equipped with a shower and free toiletries, rooms at Paje Blu Boutique Hotel also have free WiFi, while selected rooms will provide you with a sea view. The units at the accommodation feature air conditioning and a safety deposit box.

A continental, Full English/Irish or American breakfast can be enjoyed at the property. At Paje Blu Boutique Hotel you will find a restaurant serving African, Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. Vegetarian and gluten-free options can also be requested.

The hotel offers a children's playground.

Jozani Forest is 18 km from Paje Blu Boutique Hotel.

Rooms from $148

Mahali Zanzibar

Rated 9.1 in 1070 reviews

Featuring a private beach area, a year-round outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi, Mahali Zanzibar is set in Paje, Zanzibar. The… See more

Featuring a private beach area, a year-round outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi, Mahali Zanzibar is set in Paje, Zanzibar. The hotel features a sun terrace and views of the sea.

Each air-conditioned room is fitted with a private bathroom.

Guests can enjoy à la carte meals at the on-site restaurant that features panoramic sea views or/and a drink at the beach bar.

You will find a shared lounge at the property.

The area is popular for snorkelling and kitesurfing. An array of Kite and Diving schools are within a 50 metres radius. The nearest airport is Abeid Amani Karume International Airport, 50.4 km from the property.

Rooms from $149

Zula Zanzibar

Rated 9.0 in 434 reviews

Set in Paje, a few steps from Paje Beach, Zula Zanzibar offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private… See more

Set in Paje, a few steps from Paje Beach, Zula Zanzibar offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Featuring room service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. Guests can enjoy African and Seafood dishes at the restaurant or have a cocktail at the bar.

At the hotel, all rooms come with a wardrobe. With a private bathroom equipped with a shower and a hairdryer, certain units at Zula Zanzibar also have a sea view. The units at the accommodation feature air conditioning and a desk.

You can play table tennis at Zula Zanzibar, and the area is popular for cycling.

Jozani Forest is 19 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $139

The Nest Boutique Resort

Rated 8.0 in 411 reviews

Facing the beachfront, The Nest Boutique Resort offers 5-star accommodation in Paje and features a fitness centre… See more

Facing the beachfront, The Nest Boutique Resort offers 5-star accommodation in Paje and features a fitness centre, garden and terrace. Offering a restaurant, the property also has a bar and a tennis court. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi.

The units come with air conditioning, a fridge, a minibar, a kettle, a shower, a hairdryer and a desk. The hotel provides certain units that feature sea views, and every room has a private bathroom and a wardrobe. At The Nest Boutique Resort all rooms are fitted with bed linen and towels.

The accommodation offers an à la carte or vegetarian breakfast.

The area is popular for cycling, and bike hire is available at The Nest Boutique Resort.

Paje Beach is a few steps from the hotel, while Jozani Forest is 20 km away.

Rooms from $551

Dhow Inn Boutique Hotel

Rated 8.2 in 223 reviews

Dhow Inn Boutique Hotel is situated on the Southeast coast of the fishing village of Paje, a 45-minute drive from Stone… See more

Dhow Inn Boutique Hotel is situated on the Southeast coast of the fishing village of Paje, a 45-minute drive from Stone Town. It features a swimming pool, kite surf centre and free WiFi.

Each stylish and air-conditioned room features a terrace and a pool view. It comes equipped with a minibar, seating area and a safety deposit box. The bed is draped in mosquito nets. The private bathroom includes a shower.

Dhow Inn Boutique Hotel offers a selection of restaurants, a lounge and a bar to enjoy a wide variety of fresh food and cocktails in relaxing and unpretentious settings. Three distinctive and chic eating and drinking environments, each with a unique menu and ambiance providing you with variety and choices depending on your mood.

Guest amenities include surf equipment washing facilities and storage, laundry facilities, shops and a massage service. Day trips around the island can be arranged.

Rooms from $258

Hakuna Majiwe Beach Lodge

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Rated 7.8 in 198 reviews

Situated in Paje, 24.2 miles from Zanzibar city , Hakuna Majiwe boasts a white sandy beach spanning 6 km with close… See more

Situated in Paje, 24.2 miles from Zanzibar city , Hakuna Majiwe boasts a white sandy beach spanning 6 km with close proximity to water sports activity centers which includes kite surfing for both beginners and advanced surfers.

This beachfront retreat has an outdoor expansive palm-lined pool and guests can enjoy a meal of Swahili-Zanzibari cuisine using locally sourced ingredients at the restaurant and bar.

The individually designed bungalows and sea facing rooms mix thatched roofs and wooden floors with intricate ornamental vidaka plasterwork of the Swahili coast, to create a space that is both shamba chic and authentic in style.

The rooms feature verandas with swings, walk in dressing areas, artisan four poster beds with mosquito nets, generous bathrooms and showers, air -conditioning and ceiling fans. Free WiFi is available .

This resort has a gift shop and bike hire is available. You can engage in various activities such as snorkeling, diving, and local excursions to the spice farm and the Jozani Forest.

Kiwengwa is 64 km from Hakuna Majiwe Beach lodge while Stone Town is 52 km from the property. The nearest airport is Kisauni Airport 52 km from Hakuna Beach Lodge .

Rooms from $117