Cristal Resort is located right in the heart of Paje beach and has the best stretch of beautiful white sandy beach in all of Zanzibar.
Our Atmosphere is cozy and friendly, tropical and comfortable. If you are looking to get away from the big 5 star resorts and looking for a small and private hotel, this is the Place!
Accommodation starts from US$50 p/p/p/n
Cristal Resort is located right in the heart of Paje beach and has the best stretch of beautiful white sandy beach in all of Zanzibar.
Dar House is all yoursâ€™ for as long as you want.
Whether you are 2 or 8 in number, you get to sleep around, choosing beds that are poolside, rooftop or en-suite as the day goes by.Â A serpentine pool weaves through a tropical garden of bold colours and verdant palms, a deck for dining and lounging looks out to sand and lagoons, plus an inner courtyard for privacy and three large ensuite bedrooms of pared-down, tropical chic, and louvered light: This is a private retreat for a privileged few.
The house comes with a very talented chef/manager, housekeeping, gardener and watchmen, who take care of your needs whilst you’re relaxing on the axis of the wheel of life.Â The outside world is there if you want it, of course, with wireless high-speed internet access and a media room at your disposal, but its your call.
This is Africa, after all, your isolation still an excuse for going back to the beach. The Beach House makes boutique look last resort, distils suites-only hotels into its purest form and brings travel to its perfect conclusion: The home away from home.
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Essque Zalu Zanzibar
At Essque Zalu Zanzibar, create your own personal paradise, your own kind of luxury, an experience of a lifetime.
Our suites and villas all have picturesque views over the lush tropical garden or the ocean turquoise blue. Ensconce yourself in luxurious-styled spaces crafted from local materials, adorned with native artwork and housed under a traditional pitched Makuti roof. If you need extra space to spread out, select one of our nine expansive villas. Stretch out in the spacious living room, unwind in the privacy of your own massage area, rustle up a snack in your own kitchen, laze on the terrace overlooking the garden or just chill in the privacy of your very own swimming pool.
Once you are comfortable, make the most of your amenities, pick your favorite drink from your personalized mini bar, freshen up under a solar heated shower, or lie back on the king sized poster colonial style beds.
Accommodation starts from US$308 p/p/p/n
Fumba Beach Lodge
On one of Zanzibarâ€™s most secluded beaches is a luxurious, imaginative, peaceful hideaway.Â Set on forty acres of the Menai beach conservation area, Fumba beach peninsula is both a large marine haven, and an eco-project.
The essence of Fumba is privacy, relaxation, serenity, excellence and attention to detail. Fumba Beach Lodge offers well-designed elegance, with friendly first class service. Just 30 minutes from the capital, Stone Town, the lodge is away from busy tourist areas, a perfect venue for enjoying tranquility, and the space to dream, swim, dive, walk amongst tropical gardens, or have that special romantic occasion in one of the many secluded spots.
There are ample opportunities to dine- in a range of environments, with legendary food prepared by trained chefs.
Accommodation starts from US$150 p/p/p/n
Fundu Lagoon on Pemba Island
“Here you can be Crusoe and Cousteau on the same day” – Hip Hotels.
Fundu Lagoon is the epitome of shabby chic, one of the few places in the world where you …
Fundu Lagoon is a small privately owned boutique hotel in Pemba offering natural barefoot luxury in a unique Tanzanian setting and reached by plane or boat from Zanzibar. There are eighteen tented safari style bungalows, some on the beach and some on the hill side, but all with breath taking views of the Indian Ocean.
Accommodation starts from US$375 p/p/p/n
Imani Beach Villa
In a beautiful tropical garden with a private beach our boutique hotel with seven distinctive rooms offers exotic comforts, from sleeping on four-poster antique beds to eating at traditional Moorish low tables in the restaurant. Guests sample fresh seafood caught by the local fisherman, organic produce from the garden, and spices from nearby plantations. Imani is a place to enjoy natureâ€™s beauty and simplicity. There are no TVs and no swimming pool but the Indian Ocean is a warm 27 degrees and just a few steps from your bedroom door.
Accommodation starts from US$45 p/p/p/n or US$600 exclusive use for up to 17 people
Kasha Boutique Hotel
Located North East of Zanzibar in Matemwe village, famous for the Mnemba atoll coral reef, Kasha Boutique hotel enjoys a quiet, exclusive and serene location suspended on a coral rock overlooking the breathtaking turquoise lagoon at the end of a 2 km off track drive.
Often location is everything but we believe that personalized service, attention to detail, comfort, and options are what make a great holiday incredible. At Kasha our aim is to provide the environment, fine dining, unique excursions and private moments that bring your dreams to reality.
Accommodation starts from US$ 210 p/p/p/n
Located on the north-west coast of Zanzibar, and lying adjacent to the clear turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, sits the extraordinary and mesmerising Kilindi Zanzibar.
Dotted across over 50 acres of lush tropical garden and blessed with a secluded powder-white sand beachfront extending over half a kilometre, Kilindi Zanzibar with its arched pavilion style villas overlooks an ocean that has witnessed the spice trade route for over 500 years.
Kilindi comprises of 15 eastern-styled domed Pavilions nestling amongst a 50-acre tropical garden are the perfect and intimate retreats for each and every guest. The Pavilions have their very own private plunge pools, and possess extraordinary wet rooms with radiance showers that truly give the feeling of being at one with nature. The interiors of Kilindi remain faithful to past whilst contemporary features proving the perfect partner.
The Main Pavilion – A falling water bar overlooks a large 25-metre infinity pool which itself affords views out across the sparkling warm waters of the Indian Ocean. Dining takes place either on the alfresco terrace or even along the pristine white beach, which runs the length of the property. A Pure Retreat for Couples – Kilindi Zanzibar is certainly a rarity and one that will reward all those who venture to experience all that it has to offer.
Accommodation starts from $US650 p/p/p/n
Konokono Beach Resort
Konokono Beach Resort is located on the Michamvi Peninsula, on the South East Coast of Zanzibar – one of the most authentic and secluded places on the island – and overlooks the wonderful Chwaka Bay.
With its 10,000 square meters of white pristine beach, the resort is a quiet paradise offering privacy and tranquility in the heart of nature. In this quiet surrounding you will find all the modern luxuries such as a beach bar, restaurant, pool and spa which were designed with your comfort in mind.
Accommodation starts from US$ p/p/p/n
Named after the aromatic flower, LangiLangi Beach Bungalows is situated on the Fines island of Zanzibar. A resort in nungwi village on North Coast , the most central accomodation and tourist destination. The resort is situated on North end of Zanzibar, famous for deep sea fishing, fantastic swimming beach and dhow making.
PADI diving courses, snorkeling and sailing are among the pastimes you’ll enjoy here at LangiLangi.
LangiLangi beach bungalows is situated on the most beatifull land in Nungwi with its bungalows facing the ocean, pool or the garden.
Accommodation starts from US$80 p/p/p/n
Matemwe Beach Village
Matemwe Beach Village is a Zanzibari guesthouse… Not a hotel and not a resort and we regard this as a matter of pride!
At Matemwe Beach we have guests and not clients, they relax; make themselves at home amongst our books, games and huge cushions. They make great friends with the staff and the other guests. Our aim is a simple one: to provide authentic, stylish and comfortable accommodation, in an atmosphere of relaxed hospitality and friendliness, while services are provided effectively and efficiently. We live in peaceful co-existence with the villagers who conduct their lives amongst us.
Located on the north east coast of Zanzibar, close to the Mnemba Atoll, the Matemwe area is a very special part of Zanzibar. Those photos you see of long white beaches, aqua waters and swaying palm trees… At Matemwe Beach that is our reality! But despite being outstandingly beautiful Matemwe has not been taken over by resorts or haphazard and ugly developments. We are 45 minutes away from Stone Town and an hour from the airport on a good tarmac road.
Accommodation starts from US$ 90 p/p/p/n
MeliÃ¡ Zanzibar is a luxury beach all inclusive resort situated on the north-east coast of the exotic island of Zanzibar.
Zanzibar is built on a 40 acre estate with a beautiful beach of pearlescent white sand lapped by warm ocean waters, 300 meters long, situated at the very end of the property to procure the perfect combination with nature. The hotel is around 45 minutes from the international airport of Zanzibar, and the capital city Stone Town, a Unesco World Heritage site.
About a kilometre away from the main lobby with golf cart shuttle service you find the powder white sand of the MeliÃ¡ Zanzibar beach provides a dramatic natural entrance to the resortâ€™s beautiful Gabi Beach Club, nestled quietly in the palm trees. Situated at the top of the property, this beautiful beach offers sun beds, umbrellas, beach towels, showers and Balinese beds, plus a restaurant and bar. The resort is ringed by a natural coral reef, making bathing a relaxing and safe experience.
From morning to night, at the pool or on the beach, guests can enjoy a snack, meal or dinner, or just a refreshing drink or cocktail.
Accommodation starts at US$205 p/p/p/n
Mtoni Marine is located on the west coast of Zanzibar, 10 minutes north of Stone Town and neighboring the legendary Mtoni Palace. This laid back and family friendly hotel is the ideal location from which to explore Stone Town and the rest of the island, while providing a peaceful retreat from it all. The hotel offers great facilities including a newly built infinity pool, a variety of restaurants and entertainment, the traditional Mrembo spa, the neighboring Mtoni Palace where Princess Salme was born and the perfect setting for Zanzibar weddings!
Accommodation starts from US$60 p/p/p/n
Mvuvi resort: opened in September 2007, is situated in Kiwengwa (east coast), one of the most beautiful and best serviced beaches of the island of Zanzibar, easily reachable from the airport in 40 minutes thanks to the wide asphalt road.
From the resort an excellent view over the Indian Ocean and itâ€™s coral reef, private beach, equipped with local sun bathing beds, small tables and chairs, itâ€™s the place to be to relax and tan under the warm African sun while enjoying one of the many fresh drinks prepared by our bar man.
During their stay the clients can have long walks on the beach and socialize with the friendly local population discovering their culture and style of life. The sea between the coral reef and the beach allows nice safe swims. Another pleasant way of enjoying the sea is to get on one of the local fishermenâ€™s boats, in swahili â€œngalawaâ€, and to sail along the reef. During the excursion it is also possible to swimm, snorkel and walk along the reef.
For the early risers, or for those who enjoy staying up late, not to miss is the typical African sun rise!
Accommodation starts at US$85 p/p/p/n
Situated in Pongwe on the east coast of Zanzibar, just under one hourâ€™s drive from the airport and from Stonetown
Everything has been made by hand on site using our own team; we have employed, and trained, local workmen and craftsmen, thus investing in the local community and the local economy.
As much as possible, we also source our food locally, and we grow a range of food on site â€“ as well as rearing chickens, goats, ducks and turkeys.
At Seasons we want to provide a place for you to stay that has a low carbon footprint, while at the same time ensuring quality of service and excellent accommodation â€“ responsible tourism.
Accommodation starts from US$ p/p/p/n
Sunset Kendwa, your place to stay in the tropical paradise of Zanzibarâ€™s north coast. Fringed by powdery-white sand beaches, azure waters, and thriving coral reefs, the exotic spice island of Zanzibar is the most idyllic of tropical destinations.
We offer a wide range of brightly decorated traditional rooms and bungalows, as well as all the facilities you will need to help you ease into Zanzibarâ€™s relaxed pace of life.
Right on the perfect sands of Kendwa beach on Zanzibar’s north coast, this is the perfect place to unwind, spend your days swimming or sun-bathing, snorkelling, scuba diving or exploring Zanzibar’s rich history.
Accommodation starts from US$85 p/p/p/n
We would like to invite you to a magic place where you will experience the charm of a tropical island. We hope the information and the photos on this website will give you the feeling of our hotel. The Sunshine Hotel is a 15 room, beach hotel, located in Matemwe on the north-east coast of Zanzibar. Eco friendly, stylish and cozy, carefully designed by professional designers, creates a unique chill-out ambience to make you feel happy and relaxed. Set right on the unspoiled white sandy beach, lined with palm trees and washed by warm, turquoise waters of Indian Ocean, it’s a perfect gateway from every-day life. You can relax on the balconies or verandas of our rooms, cool down with a refreshing drink in the swimming pool facing the Ocean and chill out on nicely cold and comfortable traditional benches in the lounge area of our restaurant.
Accommodation starts from US$170 p/p/p/n
Sunshine Marine Lodge
We would like to present you a unique place for relaxing holidays: Sunshine Marine Lodge, a new hotel located on the north-east coast of Zanzibar, in the northern part of Matemwe, close to Muyuni Beach, just opposite Mnemba Island.
Situated on a beautiful cliff, with direct access to the Ocean, away from other hotels, Sunshine Marine Lodge offers peace and spectacular views of the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean and Mnemba Atoll, one of the most bio diverse coral reefs on Zanzibar. The Lodge has three swimming pools, a wooden jetty and nicely arranged areas with sun beds or hammocks, ideal for sunbathing or reading a book in a shade of an umbrella.
Our guests can enjoy swimming in the Ocean any time of the day, despite the tides. Either in front of the hotel from the jetty or from the beach. About 15 minutes of marine walk from the hotel there is a beautiful Muyuni Beach, probably the last unspoiled and undeveloped beach on Zanzibar. White, fine sand, no beach boys, no hassle and nice swimming at any time of the day makes it one of the most peaceful and scenic beaches on Zanzibar.
Accommodation starts from US$110 p/p/p/n
Unguja lodge is peaceful and secluded. It is well away Zanzibar’s busy tourist beaches, and the whole concept of the lodge has been developed to ensure it works in harmony with the natural environment and the people who live around it. This philosophy gives the place a distinctive air of tranquility that makes your stay a genuinely relaxing and enriching experience. The buildingâ€™s organic forms and stylish finish are complemented perfectly by the lush tropical setting and the rough coral boulders that surround it.
The astonishing marine life just a short swim or boat ride from the beach. If you like exploring on land you will find a thriving local culture. And if you just prefer to relax by the pool, you will be amazed at the birds, insects, plants and animals you see all around.
Accommodation starts from US$ 200 p/p/p/n
Upendo – Chic on the Beach
A stylish way to experience Zanzibar: a natural, relaxed glamour right on the beach â€¦ This is the vision behind Upendo; a property set on 2 hectors of lush tropical environment, kissed by the warm turquois waters of the Indian Ocean. Upendo consists of a private villa, lounge, restaurant and main pool, with a delicious blend of clean contemporary architectural lines and traditional local materials.
â€˜I want to give my guests a framework for a hip, intimate but honest experience of Zanzibarâ€™, says Trish Dhanak the designer of Upendo. â€˜I created the villa with a traveller like myself in mindâ€¦ someone whoâ€™s looking for the comforts of a home as beautiful inside as the environment around it and furnished with the modern comforts of our metropolitan lives: a Manhattan loft on the beach!
What makes Upendo unique is the use of the local materials which harmonize its modern style within its environment.â€™
Accommodation starts from US$160 p/p/p/n for a room or $125 p/p/p/n should you wish to book the Villas exclusively for 8 people
Uzuri in Swahili means â€œwonderâ€ .. because when you arrive, as it happened to us, you will be amazed by the landscape, by the villa, by the beach .. and your dream will begin.. a dream which can last from one day to infinityâ€¦.
You will be pampered, you just need to relax and enjoy this paradise on an island of great beauty, such as Zanzibar.
We propose a simple luxury, for those who likes things done with passion, from the preparation of the food to the taste and the accuracy we had when we selected the furniture of the interiors of the villa.
For us, real luxury is listening to the sound of the sea, no dress code but simply wearing bathing suits and walking around barefeet all day long until the day of your departure …
Accommodation starts from US$110 p/p/p/n or $780 for the Villa exclusively
The inspiration behind Villa Kiva was a desire to escape from the cold and chaos of the big city, and to create a retreat in one of the loveliest and most pristine corners of Zanzibar.
On the north-east coast, a real natural paradise with white beaches, warm seas, an atmosphere of wellbeing and all the pleasures of being beside the ocean.Â It is the ideal setting for those who love peace and solitude.
Villa Kiva is made up of a central hub containing the bar, lounge and day area; and 11 double bedrooms with bathrooms, located in bungalows alongside the main house.
Accommodation starts from US$180 p/p/p/n
The choice that Waikiki offers is a chance to spend your holiday in a small exclusive place where you can evade the masses and feel really at home.?Waikiki offers a place where harmony meets nature, where relax and fun go hand in hand and where nothing is ever too much trouble.
WAIKIKI is and ideal location for all couples. Whether you’re sporty or just want relax there is something for everyone. For Honeymooners, the Ocean front Suite with terrace (perfect for romantic candlelight dinner) will be reserved at no extra cost.?The name of the place is actually â€˜ Pwani Mchanganiâ€™ which, in Swahili ( the local language) , means beautiful beach. Weâ€™re on the east coast so we can see the sunrise and the sunset on our back and the Resort is a real paradise surrounded by palm trees.
Over 80 metros of the finest white sand on our very own private beach. spend your time relaxing under one?of our 15 makuti umbrellas watching as the tides change bringing the most extraordinary colours to life . situated in pwani mchangani on the east coast of zanzibar, youâ€™ll find one of the most beautiful beachesÂ on the island.
Accommodation starts from US$ p/p/p/n
White Sand Villas
Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa is a luxury beach resort located on the beachfront of Paje, on the east coast of Zanzibar – one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
The exclusive resort consists of 11 villas (one-bedroom, two-bedroom and a five-bedroom presidential villa) spread on 4 hectares of land for complete intimacy. Each villa includes a private swimming pool, outdoor bathtub, up to 750 sq. meters of private area and panoramic roof terrace.
A fine-dining restaurant with bar and rooftop lounge overlooking a majestic pool is also available to guests. Guests may treat themselves to a treatment or relax in the steam room or sauna in the spa, nested within a tropical garden with waterfall and pond. To complete the offer, the high-end kitesurfing center (Zanzibar Kite Paradise) provides watersport services such as kitesurfing, windsurfing or SUP equipment rental, lessons, and more.
Accommodation starts from US$304 p/p/p/n
This chic, boutique hotel situated in a secluded plot on the corner of an idyllic beach in Nungwi, is located on the northern tip of Zanzibar. It blends elegant, contemporary design with traditional Zanzibari features to create a unique cool and relaxing environment.
Set in a lush, tropical garden with direct access to the white powder beaches and warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the Z hotel has been finished to a high specification by an international team of architects and interior designers: each room has floor to ceiling glass doors leading onto a balcony which looks out across the Ocean. All rooms feature LCD TVs, DSTV cable television, Philippe Starck furniture and Wifi in all public areas, inc. pool, reception and restaurants.
Accommodation starts from US$115 p/p/p/n
Zanzi Resort is an elegant and charming private hotel situated on the shore of the Indian Ocean, 20 km from the historic town of Stone Town. Seven large and luxurious villas, offering an intimate environment, are perfectly equipped and finished with an artistic touch, as is the restaurant and SPA.
The outside of each villa features a large private pool with a counter current/ hydrotherapy element, patio, shower, gazebo draped in a mosquito net, a lush tropical garden and private path leading to a secluded beach on the Ocean. A personal butler takes care of our guests and fulfils their needs. The resort, spreading over six hectares of astonishing garden, along with its in-house restaurant and SPA, was designed in a romantic style, ensuring a sense of profound intimacy.
Accommodations starts from US$327 p/p/p/n