This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Lost & Found Zanzibar features free WiFi and rooms with air conditioning in Zanzibar City. Popular points of interest nearby include Peace Memorial Museum, The Zanzibar Curio shop and St Joseph's Roman Catholic Cathedral. House of Wonders is less than 0.6 mi away.

All rooms at the hostel are fitted with a seating area.

Speaking English, French and Hindi, staff at the 24-hour front desk can help you plan your stay.

Old Fort of Zanzibar is 0.6 mi from Lost & Found Zanzibar.

This is our guests' favorite part of Zanzibar City, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Lost & Found Zanzibar has been welcoming guests since Jan 30, 2017

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Zanzibar City, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.


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4 reasons to choose Lost & Found Zanzibar

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beach
  • Stone Town Beach

    7.1 Good beach
    450 feet from property
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • St Joseph's Roman Catholic Cathedral
    0.1 miles
  • Old Fort of Zanzibar
    0.1 miles
  • House of Wonders
    0.2 miles
  • The Zanzibar Curio shop
    0.2 miles
  • Hamamni Persian Baths
    0.2 miles
  • Sultan's Palace, Zanzibar
    0.3 miles
  • Peace Memorial Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Old Dispensary
    0.5 miles
  • Cinema Afrique
    0.6 miles
  • Maruhubi Historical Sites
    1.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar cafe miwa
    0 miles
  • Restaurant silk route
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar forodhani park
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Prison Island - Changuu Private Island
    3.2 miles
  • Cheetah's Rock
    7.1 miles
  • Chumbe Island Coral Park CHICOP
    8 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea forodhani
    0.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Stone Town Beach
    450 feet
Closest Airports
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
    4.2 miles
  • Julius Nyerere International Airport
    49.9 miles
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Amenities of Lost & Found Zanzibar
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 2 per day.
  • Street parking
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Car rental
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Swahili
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From 2:30 PM


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

0+ years
Extra bed by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Lost & Found Zanzibar accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Lost & Found Zanzibar of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Lost & Found Zanzibar

  • Check-in at Lost & Found Zanzibar is from 2:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Lost & Found Zanzibar is 1.4 miles from the center of Zanzibar City.

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from Lost & Found Zanzibar.

  • The prices at Lost & Found Zanzibar may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Lost & Found Zanzibar by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 15min

  • Guests staying at Lost & Found Zanzibar can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • À la carte

  • Lost & Found Zanzibar offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Walking tours