Episodes Buena Vista ABC September 17, 2005 and September 16, 2006
|Episodes in USA||Episodes ABC||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date
|101||101||"Hotel Hangout"||Rich Correll||Jeny Quine||September 17, 2005 ABC Series Premiere|
|Identical twin brothers, Zack (Dylan Sprouse) and Cody Martin (Cole Sprouse), are new at their school and are struggling to make friends. The twins make friends with Max and Tapeworm, who are both unpopular. Zack and Cody soon meet Drew, a popular student at the school, who befriends the twins after learning that they live in the Tipton Hotel. After their new found popularity, they begin to ignore their real friends. Meanwhile, Mr. Marion Moseby (Phill Lewis), the hotel's uptight manager, hires Maddie Fitzpatrick (Ashley Tisdale), the candy-counter girl, to be London Tipton's (Brenda Song) tutor.
Guest stars: Adrian R'Mante as Esteban, Alyson Stoner as Max, Dennis Bendersky as Tapeworm, Jascha Washington as Drew, Aaron Musicant as Lance
|102||102||"The Fairest of Them All"||Rich Correll||Valerie Ahern & Christian McLaughlin||September 24, 2005 ABC|
|A beauty pageant is held at the Tipton Hotel and Zack and Cody find interest in the contestants. Cody meets one of the contestants, Rebecca, and has a liking to her. Cody then enters the competition, hoping to get close to Rebecca. He then disguises as a girl named Tyreesha, who previously quit the competition. However, Cody then drops out of the competition because he wants Rebecca to win the pageant. So, Zack stuffs him in a closet backstage & takes his place. Cody is soon set free, then runs on stage to fight Zack, disqualifying them. Rebecca wins the competition.
Guest stars: Stephanie Hodge as Brianna's mother, Victoria Justice as Rebecca, Lisa Long as Bev, Skyler Samuels as Brianna, Matt Winston as Tim
|103||103||"Hotel Inspector"||Henry Chan||Marc Flanagan||October 1, 2005 ABC|
|Mr. Moseby, worried that their antics will get him in trouble with the hotel inspector, bribes Zack and Cody with tickets to a baseball game and money for dinner so they will not be at the hotel during the visit. However, they return just as the meeting with the inspector, Ilsa (Caroline Rhea), is going on. The two rats that they were using for a science project, then run loose in the hotel (Zack had brought them to the game without Cody's knowledge), getting Mr. Moseby fired and replaced by Ilsa. Zack and Cody try to devise a plan that will help get Mr. Moseby his job back at the Tipton.
Guest stars: Caroline Rhea as Ilsa, Estelle Harris as Muriel, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban
|104||104||"The Prince & The Plunger"||Andrew Tsao||Adam Lapidus||October 8, 2005 ABC|
|Arwin, the hotel engineer, sends Carey flowers and a poem. However, she thinks they were sent by Serge the concierge, who when asked, lied to Carey about the flowers and poem. When Zack and Cody find out, they help Arwin tell Carey that it was him who sent the gifts. Meanwhile, London's father the owner of the Tipton is attending her father-daughter dance, but he fails to show due to usual circumstances.
Guest stars: Estelle Harris as Muriel, Brian Stepanek as Arwin Hawkhauser, Brian McNamara as Serge
|106||106||"Footloser"||Rich Correll||Bill Freiberger||November 5, 2005 ABC|
|Zack and Max enter GoDanceUSA, a dance contest. When Zack hurts his ankle jumping on the bed after Max specifically told him not to do anything stupid, Cody fills in for Zack despite being a terrible dancer. London loans Maddie money for her parents trip to Paris so in return Maddie works for London Until she can repay her. In the end the entire staff chip in some money so Maddie can pay London back.
Guest star: Adrian R'Mante as Esteban, Alyson Stoner as Max
|109||109||"A Prom Story"||Jim Drake||Jeny Quine||February 11, 2006 ABC|
|Maddie's high school prom is coming up, and Zack finds out she is throwing it at the Tipton. When he overhears her saying that she likes a guy who has an age difference from her by three years, he thought it was him, not Jeff, the guy she liked. Meanwhile, a circus comes to the Tipton, prompting Cody to act like a mime. When Zack gets his heart broken by Maddie, she gets her heart broken by Jeff, who has a college girlfriend. Maddie then agrees to dance with Zack.
Guest star: Mitchel Evans as Mime, Adam Grimes as Jeff, Monique Coleman as Mary Margaret
|113||113||"Cody Goes to Camp"||Rich Correll||Jim Geoghan||April 29, 2006 ABC|
|Cody and Tapeworm go to math camp for a week, leaving Zack on his own for a few days. Meanwhile, London gets her learner's permit and while Mr. Moseby teaches her how to drive, her car ends up in the Tipton hotel wall. When Zack starts to miss Cody, he persuades London, Maddie, and Muriel to drive up to camp to check on Cody with him.
Guest stars: Adrian R'Mante as Esteban Ramirez, Estelle Harris as Muriel, Dennis Bendersky as Tapeworm, Gus Hoffman as Warren, Maurice Smith as Patrolman
|105||105||"To Catch a Thief"||Jeff McCracken||Ross Brown||October 15, 2005 ABC|
|Esteban is accused of a jewelry theft after someone's jewelry was stolen. Zack and Cody try to prove it wasn't him, but they end up crashing a Bar Mitzvah, for which they get punished. Meanwhile, London can't bring her dog onto her father's ship, so Maddie takes care of Ivana while she is gone. When Zack and Cody overhear the real thieves talking about heading up to London's suite, the twins, Esteban, and Maddie all set a trap to catch the real thieves.
Note: This is the first time we see the SS Tipton when London is on the phone with Maddie. The life preserver says "S.S. Tipton". Guest stars: Estelle Harris as Muriel, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban Ramirez, Elimu Nelson as Eddie, J.D. Walsh as Nick
|108||108||"Poor Little Rich Girl"||Dana deVally Piazza||Lloyd Garver||February 4, 2006 ABC|
|Zack and Cody watch a video of them being born, but in the video, their mother might have mistaken them for each other, so they become the complete opposite of themselves. Meanwhile, London becomes poor after finding out her father went bankrupt from a failed investment of diamonds, so she stays with Maddie until her father can find a place for her to stay. At the end of the episode, Carey gets her sons' birth certificates from the hospital and tells which of her sons are which. Also London becomes rich again when Mr. Moseby tells her that her father struck oil in his diamond mine.
Guest stars: Estelle Harris as Muriel, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban
|110||110||"Cookin' with Romeo and Juliet"||Jim Drake||Jeny Quine & Adam Lapidus||February 18, 2006 ABC|
|Ilsa, the hotel inspector who attempted to replace Mr. Moseby as manager of the Tipton, returns and informs Mr. Moseby that she is the manager of the hotel across the street. The son of the rival hotel owner likes London but the owners of the hotel hate each other. Maddie helps them meet behind everyone's back. Zack tries to make money from Cody's cookies which are the best some people have ever tasted.
Guest stars: Caroline Rhea as Ilsa, Estelle Harris as Muriel, Ben Ziff as Todd
|111||111||"Rumors"||Rich Correll||Bernadette Luckett||February 25, 2006 ABC|
|London starts a rumor about Maddie and Lance that angers Maddie, eventually leading her into accidentally beginning a rumor about London that she has real fox fur in her closet. It turns out that she pronounced faux as fox, which caused Maddie to think she had real animal furs. Cody tries to make himself look less like Zack by dyeing his hair, but it turns red and he asks Zack to take his place in an interview.
Guest stars: Estelle Harris as Muriel, Aaron Musicant as Lance, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban
|115||115||"Big Hair & Baseball"||Rich Correll||Pamela Eells O'Connell||September 9, 2006 ABC|
|Mr. Moseby takes Zack and Cody to a baseball game, but when he accidentally catches a baseball that makes the Boston Red Sox lose the game, everyone in Boston hates him. Maddie attempts to stop her hair from frizzing before going to a blind date London set up for her with a boy who sweats when he is nervous.
Guest stars: Patrick Bristow as Patrick, Chad Broskey as Gavin, Geoff Brown as Guest #2, Gerald Downey as Reporter, Estelle Harris as Muriel, Michael Kagan as Fan
|114||114||"Dad's Back"||Rich Correll||Jim Geoghan||May 20, 2006 ABC|
|The boys' father Kurt (played by Robert Torti) returns. Zack gets tired of living by his mother's boring rules, so Zack sneaks onto his father's bus the day he leaves. Carey decides to become the "fun" parent while Kurt becomes the responsible one. London trains Maddie because of her lack of strength for gym class.
Guest star: Robert Torti as Kurt
|107||107||"Christmas at the Tipton"||Rich Correll||Jim Geoghan||December 17, 2005 ABC|
|Everyone's plans for Christmas are cancelled when a snowstorm traps everyone in the Tipton. Carey and the boys are stuck with Kurt. After Cody sees Carey and Kurt hugging he thinks they are getting back together. Maddie tries to get an expensive present from London by writing her name on all the Secret Santa slips, and asking London to pick. In the end though, Maddie is disappointed when London gives her a sweater that she sewed herself, with no hole for the head because there is a third arm instead. Mr. Moseby has to have Arwin's help to keep everyone in the hotel warm by firing up a furnace with ripped-up furniture. While this is happening, a couple named Joseph and Mary (who is pregnant) come to stay at the Tipton on Christmas Eve, and she goes into labor, but can't make it to the hospital because the roads are closed. Finally, Mary must give birth to a beautiful baby girl in the elevator.
Guest star: Tom Ecobelli as Joe, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban, Brian Stepanek as Arwin, Robert Torti as Kurt Martin, Minerva Trutillo as Maria
|112||112||"Kisses & Basketball"||Lex Passaris||Danny Kallis & Jim Geoghan||April 1, 2006 ABC|
|Max kisses Zack after they win a basketball game, then Zack insults Max making her feel bad since she really likes him. The basketball team then makes him go on a date with her so that she'll feel better, but then the date goes horribly wrong, with Zack revealing it wasn't his own decision to come, and Max feels worse than ever. Maddie helps London with her shopping problems.
Guest stars: Dennis Bendersky as Tapeworm, Patrick Bristow as Patrick, Brian Stepanek as Arwin Hawkhauser, Alyson Stoner as Max
|116||116||"Boston Holiday"||Lex Passaris||Pamela Eells O'Connell||September 16, 2006 ABC Season Finale|
|Prince Sanjay, The Prince of Ishkabar, stays at the Tipton and becomes friends with Zack and Cody. He tells them he just wants to be a normal child and Zack takes him to the mall while Cody takes his place in a meeting with the mayor (Cody wears a Shabakababa which is a worn on occasions in Sanjay's culture – it covers the face so nobody could tell it was Cody). While trying to impress girls, Sanjay accidentally steals clothes while thinking that it was ok and that his people will pay for it. Zack and Sanjay end up in mall jail. Meanwhile, London thinks she has spotted a UFO and Maddie helps her because London keeps ordering delicious and expensive food. In the end, it turns out to be a mylar balloon from London's birthday party caught on a TV antenna.
Guest stars: Parvesh Cheena as Mr. Babalabaloo, Neil Joshi as Prince Sanjei, Mark Povinelli as Bleep, Angela V. Shelton as Delilah, Danny Woodburn as Blop, Art Kimbro as Mayor
Episodes Buena Vista ABC October 14, 2006 and May 26, 2007
|Episodes in USA||Episodes ABC||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date
|119||119||"Election"||Rich Correll||Howard Nemetz||November 18, 2006 ABC|
|Zack and Cody both run in a school election, and London and Maddie take sides: Maddie tries to help Cody and London tries to help Zack. At first, Zack was getting more attention (by making lies that the students will get ice cream, supermodels and a skate park if he is president). Later, Cody gets the attention after Zack drops out because he thought that Cody's ideas were better and he would want him to be president.
Guest stars: Allie Grant as Agnes, Brian Stepanek as Arwin, Charlie Stewart as Bob, Alyson Stoner as Max
|125||125||"Not So Suite 16"||Rich Correll||Adam Lapidus||May 19, 2007 ABC|
|Maddie and London's 16th birthday parties are scheduled on the same day, even though London's birthday was 6 months ago. London refuses to change her date out of selfishness and bribes people with gifts if they come to her party. Cody gets Maddie the perfect gift. Zack wants it, but Cody won't give it to him; he instead helps find Zack a suitable gift. Aside from her family, only Zack shows up at Maddie's party while everyone else goes to London's, thus earning a hug. Maddie and London both have a miserable time and in the end, reconcile and merge parties.
Guest stars: Cody Arens as Liam, Donna Cherry as Snooty Woman, Monique Coleman as Mary Margaret, Vanessa Hudgens as Corrie, Kathryn Joosten as Grandma Marilyn, Bernie Kopell as Old Guy, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban
|120||120||"Neither a Borrower nor a Speller Bee"||Lex Passaris||Lloyd Garver||December 9, 2006 ABC|
|Zack wants Cody to drop out of the junior spelling bee because he owes the $30 to his competitor. London and Maddie do community service. London sees that her rival got in the newspaper for doing community service, so London brings the paparazzi with her to show off herself doing community service. Sister Dominick also always comes in at the wrong time when London is faking work and Maddie and her friends were pushed out of the way by London, all the credit to London while Maddie, Corrie, and Mary–Margaret are the ones doing ALL the work, and Maddie becomes infuriated as a result.
Guest stars: Monique Coleman as Mary Margaret, Vanessa Hudgens as Corrie, Aaron Mouser as Maynard, Marianne Muellerleile as Sister Dominick, Sophie Oda as Barbara, Jim O'Heir as Maynard's dad
|126||126||"Bowling"||Rich Correll||Danny Kallis||May 26, 2007 ABC Series Finale|
|When the Tipton staff keeps losing at sports against Ilsa and the St. Mark crew, Zack tells them he is a good bowler, so they decide to play bowling against them. Arwin, however, has a fear of bowling, and quits. Zack is the best bowler on the Tipton team, but gets grounded for a month for playing a mean trick on Cody and can't help his team in a bowling contest against the St. Mark hotel, so Arwin has to fill in for him, regardless of a bowling accident that he experienced years ago.
Guest stars: Dot-Marie Jones as Gretel, Caroline Rhea as Ilsa, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban, Brian Stepanek as Arwin
|117||117||"A Kept Man"||Jim Drake||Jeff Hodsden & Tim Pollock||October 14, 2006 ABC Season Premiere|
|Zack befriends a rich boy named Theo. He lavishes Zack with expensive gifts including tickets to a Boston Celtics game and a Black Eyed Peas concert. Zack also begins rejecting Cody, even refusing to attend his speech. After Theo tries to get Zack to tape the concert, Zack finally ends their friendship. He makes amends with Cody and agrees to attend his speech. Meanwhile, London and Maddie have to take care of a baby simulator for school, which keeps them up all night. Maddie mainly does all the work, while London does hardly any except buying him expensive clothing and giving Esteban the position of a nanny. The doll eventually falls out of a window and breaks. Maddie and London return it to Sister Dominic, expecting to fail, but she instead gives them an A+ for figuring out the purpose of the assignment. They are overjoyed, but Maddie gets in trouble when the recorder in the doll plays a message of her insulting Sister Dominic.
Guest stars: Monique Coleman as Mary Margaret, Vanessa Hudgens as Corrie, Marianne Muellerleile as Sister Dominick, Adrian R'Mante as Esteban, Mike Weinberg as Theo Cavenaugh Note: In the UK airings of this episode, the scene where the doll simulator (heavily resembling a baby) is thrown out the window is censored. The following scene is also censored (it does not show the simulator hit Esteban on the head). As well as this, the scene that shows the "baby" being thrown against the couch is censored also. However in "Mr. Tipton Comes to Visit," these scenes are left in.
|122||122||"The Suite Smell of Excess"||Kelly Sandefur||Billy Riback||March 17, 2007 ABC|
|Arwin builds a machine called the P.U. (Parallel Universalizer) that can take anybody to an alternate universe. Zack and Cody use the machine to travel to a universe where everything is how they like it, but completely opposite of the normal universe: Paris Hilton is President, George Clooney is on the quarter, the Tipton hotel is the Fitzpatrick hotel because Maddie is the one who is rich, and not London. Carey is a successful singer, with Arwin being her producer (Carey is the one who has a crush on Arwin in the parallel Universe, not the other way around). Mr. Moseby's nickname is 'M' and he loves playing in the lobby and disturbing the guests. Lastly, Esteban is a cleaning lady. After spending a few days there, they become tired of it and return to the real universe. Arwin is told about Carey's crush on him and tries to go into the parallel Universe. Esteban dresses up as a cleaning lady for a party. Carey notices the George Clooney quarter and keeps it.
Guest stars: Adrian R'Mante as Esteban, Brian Stepanek as Arwin
|123||123||"Boston Tea Party"||Rich Correll||Pamela Eells O'Connell||May 5, 2007 ABC|
|When Zack and Cody visit the park, they find out it is being cordoned off. Then a construction worker tells them they're going to knock down the tree of liberty and pave the park over into a parking lot. Cody writes an eighteen page letter to convince city hall not to pave the park, but they don't listen. Zack has a dream about the Boston Tea Party and finds out Liberty Park is where they planned it. This gives the construction workers reason to not pave it over. At the end, Mr. Moseby gets a restraining order not to tear down the park. Meanwhile, Esteban is taking a test to become a citizen of the United States.
Guest stars: Adrian R'Mante as Esteban Ramirez, Brian Stepanek as Arwin, Charlie Stewart as Bob
|121||121||"What the Hey?"||Lex Passaris||Danny Kallis||January 6, 2007 ABC|
|After they miss the bus, Zack convinces Cody to skip school and go to the mall where they (along with Bob) meet Cody's favorite band, "Everything Stinks," who are shooting a music video. Cody wins a contest to have a part in the video as "Wing Lee", but before the shoot, Carey comes to the mall for shopping and Zack, Cody and Bob try to keep her from seeing them until she leaves. Meanwhile, London and her new step-mother (T Lopez) are having trouble getting along. When Carey finds out that Zack and Cody are ditching school along with Bob, she grounds Zack from movies, desserts, television and music, and Cody from reading for fun for a month. London and Brandi become friends after London apologizes to Brandi for saying all the mean things to her because of her annoyance, thanks to Mr. Moseby's advice.
Guest stars: Donna Cherry as Snooty Woman, Monet Lerner as Matisse, T Lopez as Brandi Tipton, Charlie Stewart as Bob, Sean Whalen as Whacky Wally
|118||118||"Scary Movie"||Rich Correll||Pamela Eells O'Connell||October 28, 2006 ABC|
|When Zack and Cody take Jessica and Janice to the movies watching a horror movie, which their mother has told them not to see, Zack starts to sleepwalk and piles furniture against the hotel door in the lobby. Meanwhile, London pretends to be poor to impress a boy.
Guest stars: Tahj Mowry as Brandon, Camilla and Rebecca Rosso as Janice and Jessica
|124||124||"Health and Fitness"||Rich Correll||Howard Nemetz||May 12, 2007 ABC|
|Every employee at the Tipton is required to take a cholesterol test, and Mr. Moseby is afraid of the needle. Cody tries to get Chef Paolo to eat healthily after bacon bits were found in his blood after the cholesterol test. After looking in a slanted mirror that distorts images, London is worried about being overweight, and Maddie is worried about being too thin. London starts to obsessively exercise and eat nothing while Maddie tries to eat a lot. In an effort to keep Zack from eating too much candy, Carey gives him a strictly healthy diet.
Guest star: Jerry Kernion as Chef Paolo