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Overview of Zanzibar Beach Resort

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Seasonal outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM, pool umbrellas
Seasonal outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio

Zanzibar Beach Resort

3.5 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    AirportZanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.)4 min drive
    Popular LocationChrist Church Cathedral6 min drive
    Popular LocationLivingstone's House6 min drive
    Popular LocationHamamni Persian Baths17 min drive

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Deluxe Room, Garden View

No guest room rating
  • 20 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Room, Garden View

No guest room rating
  • 23 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Executive Double or Twin Room, Sea View

No guest room rating
  • 25 sq m
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

Zanzibar Town

Located in Zanzibar Town, Zanzibar Beach Resort is in the historical district and on the beach. Christ Church Cathedral and Old Fort are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Forodhani Gardens and Prison Island.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Christ Church Cathedral - 6 min drive
  • Livingstone's House - 6 min drive
  • Old Fort - 7 min drive
  • Hamamni Persian Baths - 17 min drive
  • Shangani Beach - 26 min drive

Getting around

  • Zanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) - 4 min drive

Restaurants

  • Spice — 1 min walk
  • Seafood Specialty — 1 min walk
  • Abyssinian Maritim - 6 min drive
  • La Taverna - 6 min drive
  • Le Spices Rendez-Vous - 6 min drive

About this property

Zanzibar Beach Resort

Beachfront hotel with relaxing spa services
Guests of this beach hotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a fitness centre and massage/treatment rooms. All 84 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as fridges and electric kettles. Complimentary wireless Internet access and balconies or patios are standard, as are LED TVs with cable channels.
Zanzibar Beach Resort offers 84 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Rooms open to balconies or patios. 32-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.

This Zanzibar Town hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and a ceiling fan. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms available. Services include sports massages and massages.

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 or hotter

Social distancing

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 sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free local area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–9:30 AM: TZS 60000 for adults and TZS 60000 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Shopping
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • High chair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 5 meeting rooms
  • Business centre
  • Conference centre (6000 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Massage - sports
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Treatment room

More

  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for TZS 105000 per night.

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: TZS 2320 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: TZS 60000 for adults and TZS 60000 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: TZS 25000 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: TZS 105000 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from January to December
Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Zanzibar Beach
Zanzibar Beach Resort
Zanzibar Beach Resort Hotel
Zanzibar Beach Resort Zanzibar Town
Zanzibar Beach Resort Hotel Zanzibar Town

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Zanzibar Beach Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Zanzibar Beach Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Zanzibar Beach Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Zanzibar Beach Resort?
As of 11 Apr. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Zanzibar Beach Resort on 12 Apr. 2021 start from AU$134, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Zanzibar Beach Resort have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Pool access is from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM.
Is Zanzibar Beach Resort pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Zanzibar Beach Resort?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Zanzibar Beach Resort?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Zanzibar Beach Resort?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Does Zanzibar Beach Resort provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs (available on request). A fee of TZS 25000 per vehicle applies.
Where is Zanzibar Beach Resort located?
Located in Zanzibar Town, this beachfront hotel is in the historical district and within 6 mi (10 km) of Christ Church Cathedral, Old Fort and Forodhani Gardens. Zanzibar Ferry Terminal and Prison Island are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Overall score and ratings

3.2
Rating 5 - Excellent. 14 out of 72 reviews
5 - Excellent 19%
Rating 4 - Good. 23 out of 72 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 72 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 72 reviews
2 - Poor 17%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 72 reviews
1 - Terrible 17%

3.6/5

Cleanliness

3.7/5

Staff & service

3.0/5

Amenities

3.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2020

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
My whole stay in Zanzibar was appalling. Airport staff have no respect for tourists or customer relations. Hotel stuff, the same. A few of them were kind and professional. I wouldn't advise anyone to visit.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

2/5 Poor

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

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