Maru Maru Hotel

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Beach shuttle
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Overview of Maru Maru Hotel

Maru Maru Hotel

4.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking included
  • Laundry
  • Spa
  • Pool

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Gizenga Street, Shangani, Zanzibar Town, Zanzibar, 394-400

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationShangani Beach3 min walk
  • Popular LocationForodhani Gardens3 min walk
  • Popular LocationSlave Market7 min walk
  • AirportZanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.)9 min drive

About this area

Zanzibar Town

Located by the ocean, Maru Maru Hotel is in Stone Town neighborhood and is connected to a shopping center. Old Fort and Christ Church Cathedral are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Forodhani Gardens and Shangani Beach.

What's nearby

  • Old Fort - 2 min walk
  • Shangani Beach - 3 min walk
  • Forodhani Gardens - 3 min walk
  • House of Wonders - 4 min walk
  • Slave Market - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 9 min drive


  • Terrace Lounge – Ocean-view rooftop bar offering Asian cuisine. Open for happy hour.
  • Terrace Restaurant – Ocean-view fine-dining restaurant with a bar offering Asian cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Coffee Lounge – Garden-view lobby lounge. Serves light fare.

About this property

Maru Maru Hotel

Guests of this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as a fitness center and spa services. All 51 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and DVD players. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LCD TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include minibars and room service.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
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Temporary closures

Some amenities are temporarily unavailable.

Due to COVID-19, some amenities and services are unavailable Jul 1, 2021 - Mar 1, 2022 (dates are subject to change):
Shuttle services
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