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Escape to a luxurious beach resort in Zanzibar – there are many to choose from.  Some of these are noted below: 

Rates valid for East African Residents

Diamonds Mapenzi Beach – All-inclusive – Garden Double Room

Enjoy an all inclusive stay at the Diamonds Mapenzi Beach. A resort in the heart of enchanting gardens overlooking the Indian Ocean. Walk down Kiwenga Beach to experience an evocative atmosphere and unforgettable landscapes, enjoy a relaxing atmosphere and an all-inclusive high quality culinary experience.

From: USD 110* pp sharing per night
Valid: 10 April – 30 June 2017  

Hideaway of Nungwi Resort and Spa – All-inclusive – Luxury Junior Suite

Located on the North West coast of Zanzibar, Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa is a stretch of lush tropical gardens nurtured over 10 hectares of virgin shore. Frangipani, Ylang Ylang, palms and fruits line the paths and shade the villas.

From: USD 146* pp sharing per night
Valid: 01 April – 31 May 2017 

Essque Zalu – Full Board – Garden Suite 

This boutique Zanzibar hotel combines contemporary luxury with a real sense of place. It features the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean to one side, lush green forest to the other, and just a hint of spice in the warm and fragrant tropical air.

From: USD 175* pp sharing per night
Valid: 01 March - 30 April 2017

Diamonds La Gemma Dell'est – All-inclusive – Villa Club Room

Located on the north-western tip of the island and the site of Zanzibar's most precious beaches, the resort features 138 rooms, all with a sea view and surrounded in a luxurious tropical environment.

From: USD 180* pp sharing per night
Valid: April – June 2017

Dongwe Oceanview or Kichange Lodge – Half Board – Standard Room

From: USD 107* pp sharing per night
Valid: March - April 2017

Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa - Half Board - Garden Room

A luxury beachfront resort with traditional Swahili charm, Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa is situated on the finest white, sandy beach on the east coast of the island of Zanzibar. Set in 30-acres of tropical gardens with over 1,000 palm trees, the resort is one of Zanzibar’s most prestigious properties offering the ultimate in beach comfort: excellent accommodation, fine wining and dining, a host of sports and leisure facilities, the famous Oasis Spa.

From: USD 286* per person sharing for 4 nights
Valid: April - 31 May 2017

*minimum 4 nights stay required



  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Soft drinks, selection of alcoholic drinks, coffee and tea 
  • Snacks all day


  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Tea & Coffee


  • Breakfast and Dinner

*Different resorts may vary slightly in their offerings.

Return Airport Transfers for Essque Zalu, Diamond La Gemma Dell'est, Donge Oceanview or Kichanga Lodge.


  • International & domestic airfares
  • *Transfers to and from resort
  • Additional personal expenses
*terms and conditions apply