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1 room, 2 adults

The Zanzibari, Nungwi, Tanzania

4-star4 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
Nungwi Road, Nungwi, Tanzania

Upscale beachfront hotel with outdoor pool, near Nungwi Beach
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Free WiFi
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
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  • My fiancee and I got engaged in this hidden gem. Spotless little resort with quiet and…Apr 4, 2020
  • We stayed here for 4 nights and had a great experience, staying in a beach front villa.…Mar 9, 2020

The Zanzibari, Nungwi, Tanzania

from P6,572
  • Suite (Double 4)
  • Family Suite (2)
  • Double or Twin Room, Garden View
  • Double or Twin Room, Sea View

What’s around The Zanzibari, Nungwi, Tanzania


  • On a private beach
  • Nungwi Beach - 17 min walk
  • Kendwa Beach - 43 min walk
  • Mnarani Natural Aquarium - 9 min walk
  • Nungwi Natural Aquarium - 25 min walk
  • Mnemba Island - 14.4 mi / 23.2 km
  • Muyuni Beach - 18.2 mi / 29.3 km
  • Kiwengwa Beach - 22.4 mi / 36 km

Getting around

  • Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 65 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 10 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in/out
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking on site

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • On private beach
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Spa tub
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Swahili

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Dhow Restaurant & Bar - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

The Zanzibari, Nungwi, Tanzania’s small print

Also known as

  • Zanzibari
  • The Zanzibari Nungwi
  • The Zanzibari Hotel Nungwi
  • Zanzibari Hotel
  • Zanzibari Hotel Nungwi
  • Zanzibari Nungwi
  • The Zanzibari Hotel Nungwi
  • The Zanzibari Zanzibar/Nungwi
  • The Zanzibari Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
  • The Zanzibari Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
  • The Zanzibari Hotel


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.00 per person, per night

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 5 percent

Cribs/Infant beds are available for USD 20 per night

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 50 per vehicle (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Zanzibari, Nungwi, Tanzania

  • Does The Zanzibari offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Zanzibari does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Zanzibari?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at The Zanzibari?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at The Zanzibari?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at The Zanzibari?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Zanzibari?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Zanzibari?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Zanzibari?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 50 per vehicle one-way.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 59 reviews

Very good 8.0
Hotel is well maintained and the location is good. One of the Managers went above and beyond to make our stay extra special, organising a boat trip to a private island and snorkeling on the way. They also always made sure we were set up with transport back to the hotel late at night after nights out. One of the Managers also accompanied us to Stone Town on our way to the airport to personally show us around. What a treat! Food and drinks were good, but service was slow. Pole Pole (slowly slowly) seems to be the way in Tanzania :-) The one negative was the spa. It is not a full spa, but a little open bungalow on the beach. The spa staff are not trained and services are advertised which they cannot provide. If you just want a simple massage, then it's fine, but I would not recommend any other service.
ie3 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Great stay, beautiful views and very friendly staff
James, gb3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Wonderful place! Service was great, good breakfast. Very quiet and clean, the staff are very friendly and we enjoyed every second
Ettel, il3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice stuff
Excellent location
aiman, ie1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great Facility, Staff for relaxation
Beautiful facilities, beach, and great service. The area the resort is in doesn’t have a direct view of the sunset over the water, you need to go to neighboring beaches which aren’t far (10 min taxi/walk). Extremely relaxation and great for honey moons. If you’re there for nightlife, I might suggest hotel in Nugwi.
Daniel, us4 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Amazing stay in the suite. Thank you so much to the team for making our visit so special!
us4 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
I had a great time at the Zanzibari. Food is excellent and the people are great! The hotel overlooks a breathtaking view of the ocean! Definitely stay here! Especially if you want a chill, relaxing time!
Emily, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Heaven on Earth
This place was incredible. The perfect quite secluded spot, away from the busy areas of Nungwi, with the same gorgeous views. Would 10/10 recommend for any families or couples looking for a beautiful getaway.
us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Zanzibari is perfect for someone looking for a secluded hideaway that has a beautiful beach and is walking distance from the crowded beach fronts that have higher tide during the day. The staff is amazingly friendly and nice.
ie3 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Séjour familial au bord de l’océan indien
Accueil chaleureux , chambre confortable avec vue mer. Nous avons connu un problème de climatisation mais avons pu bénéficier d’une autre chambre. Piscine et aménagement très agréable. Rapport qualité prix intéressant, à recommander
fr2 night family trip

The Zanzibari, Nungwi, Tanzania

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