Monthly Archives: January 2012

Dhows

The dhow – the lateen – rigged sailing vessel unique to the Indian Ocean – is one of the symbols characteristic of Zanzibar. The white sail of these vessels, seen floating above turquoise waters, may be the first image to strike the visitor to the island.  But the dhow is more than just a utilitarian... Read more...

Wedding Cake

A traditional fruit wedding cake is not for everybody, which is why we have found the perfect combination from one of our bakers John from Goa. John makes the most amazing delicious variety of cakes which includes chocolate cake, vanilla cake, fruit cake, carrot cake and a marble vanilla and chocolate cake. When it comes... Read more...

Henna Painting

Maju works at Mrembo Spa at Mtoni Marine. People come from all over to have their hands and feet decorated by her. It is recommended that you have the henna done the day before your wedding. This is because it can take about an hour for the henna to dry before you get to rinse... Read more...

Dance Floor

Dancing on the beach is perfect way to celebrate a new marriage. In certain venues, we can create a dance floor for you out of the sand, on the sand. We dig about a foot deep and smooth away the soft sand until we reach the harder more stable sand, which becomes the base of... Read more...

Exclusive Use / Venue Hire

All our affiliated hotels are happy to offer exclusive use subject to availability. Should you however be a smaller party, we endeavour to ensure your privacy and intimacy as much as the venue can accommodate. If you would like to have exclusivity, we can arrange for the Coconut Band, Kipepeo Band or our resident DJ... Read more...