Luxury Accommodation – East Coast of Zanzibar

The East Coast of Zanzibar is famous for it’s powder white, palm-fringed beaches that stretch for miles on end.

Most of the beaches are enclosed by a reef that lies about a kilometer offshore, and the ocean is a sparkling turquoise that mesmerizes most visitors. Swimming is only possible around high tide, so a swimming pool can be useful along the East Coast!

Come here for the paradise beaches, excellent diving – and SPACE!

East coast, Zanzibar

Matemwe Lodge

12 Suites

Lying just north of Matemwe Village, Matemwe Lodge occupies a fantastic location on a low coral cliff beside a sweeping sandy beach. The Mnemba Atoll lies just offshore, making this a popular destination for divers wishing to explore some of Zanzibar’s best dive sites.

Popular with well-travelled, unpretentious couples, Matemwe Lodge is a peaceful oasis with 12 thatched cottage suites all overlooking the ocean.

  • Low Season from US$280 pp/pn (Full Board)
  • High Season from US$330 pp/pn (Full Board)

6 Villas


The Palms

The Palms is a luxurious beach lodge that is small enough for maximum privacy and very personal service. The 6 villas boast beautiful Arabian Moroccan design and all the creature comforts you could wish for…

A small and luxurious lodge with excellent personal service!

  • Low Season from US$ 355 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • High Season from US$ 465 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • Peak Season from US$ 560 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)


30 Villas


Baraza Zanzibar

Located on the award winning Bwejuu Beach, Baraza offers luxuriously appointed private villas, a spa with jacuzzi and lap pool, tennis court, fitness centre and PADI diving centre.

If you are looking for a stylish and luxurious resort with all the amenities, look no further!

  • Low Season from US$ 355 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • High Season from US$ 470 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • Peak Season from US$ 565 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)


9 Villas


Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar

With a relaxed atmosphere and elegant beach décor, Zawadi Hotel is a tranquil, exclusive hideaway that offers guests an all-inclusive stay with the very best cuisine and personalized service.

Located in one of the most coveted areas on Zanzibar, Zawadi Hotel is the newest addition to the prestigious Zanzibar Collection.

  • Low Season from US$ 280 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • High Season from US$ 390 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • Peak Season from US$ 475 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)


5 Villas


Anna of Zanzibar

Best described as ‘elaborate colonial simplicity’, this stylish boutique hotel offers 5 unique villa suites that offer guests 5 star amenities in a personalized setting. Furthermore, Anna of Zanzibar is perfectly located on the famous Bwejuu Beach!

Immerse yourself in the romance and luxury of days gone by…

  • Low Season from US$ 305 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • High Season from US$ 350 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • Peak Season from US$ 410 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)


70 Rooms


Breezes Beach Club and Spa

The sister hotel of Baraza, The Palms, Breezes Beach Club shares the same stretch of wonderful beach – and is a fantastic resort hotel offering a wide range of activities to suit all interests.

An affordable family-owned resort hotel with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere!

  • Low Season from US$ 85 pp/pn (Half Board)
  • High Season from US$ 155 pp/pn (Half Board)
  • Peak Season from US$ 210 pp/pn (Half Board)


6 Villa Suites


Qambani Villa

One of Zanzibar’s most modern and stylish properties, Qambani comprises of 6 unique seafront villas with expansive ocean views, and a large luxurious living space.

State-of-the-art luxury in a stunningly beautiful setting.


  • Low Season from US$175 pp/pn (Full Board)
  • High Season from US$220 pp/pn (Full Board)
  • Peak Season from US$308 pp/pn (Full Board)

6 Villa Suites


Xanadu Villa

Xanadu is one of the newest and most stylish villas to grace Zanzibar’s east coast. It’s elegant, yet laid-back… and offers all the modern conveniences that anyone could wish for. And to top it all… it’s situated on a fabulous, endless, palm-fringed beach!

Perfect for couples or large groups (up to 18 people) wishing to rent it as an exclusive private villa.


  • Low Season from US$275 – pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • High Season from US$320 – pp/pn (Fully Incl.)

6 / 12 Rooms


Sharazad Villa

Sharazad Villa is a tastefully furnished six bedroom beach villa with a private plunge pool and beach garden, situated in the charming village of Jambiani on Zanzibar’s South East Coast.

Sharazad also offers 3 separate beach bungalows, each with 2 large en-suite bedrooms… so no matter how big or small your group, Sharazad can easily accommodate you!


  • Low Season from US$60 – pp/pn (B&B)
  • High Season from US$80 – pp/pn (B&B)
  • Peak Season from US$100 – pp/pn (B&B)

6 Rooms


Boutique Hotel Matlai

Boutique Hotel Matlai consists of 2 fabulous villas – Asili House (4 rooms) and Villa Kidosho (2 rooms). Matlai is meticulously managed by it’s German owners, and boasts 2 infinity pools directly on the beach.

Be a ‘hotel guest’ in one of the en-suite rooms, or rent a whole villa exclusively with your friends or family… you’ll love Matlai!

  • Low Season from US$176 pp/pn (Full Board)
  • High Season from US$220 pp/pn (Full Board)
  • Peak Season from US$246 pp/pn (Full Board)


6 Rooms


Uzuri Villa

Uzuri Villa is a stylish new beach house situated near the quaint little fishing village of Jambiani… directly on the beach.

Uzuri means “wonder” in Swahili… and when you experience the warm hospitality of this fabulous villa, you’ll know why!


  • Mid Season from US$660– whole villa (B&B) – for up to 10 adults
  • High Season from US$1665 – whole villa (B&B) – for up to 10 adults
  • Festive Season from US$1800 – whole villa (B&B) – for up to 10 adults

3 Rooms


Upendo Villa

Upendo’s stylishly decorated Villa Shiva is well situated on a stunning beach on the Michamvi Peninsula of Zanzibar’ east coast. Upendo Villa is located next to one of Zanzibar’s most hip beach bar / restaurants, so it’s perfect for the young-at-heart.

Soak up the island vibe on Upendo’s magnificent deck!


  • Low Season from US$630 – exclusive use (B&B) – for 6 adults
  • High Season from US$1260exclusive use (B&B) – for 6 adults
  • Festive Season from US$1530exclusive use (B&B) – for 6 adults

4 Rooms


Dar Beach House

Situated on a picture-perfect white sand beach on the Michamvi Peninsula, Dar Beach House is a stylish private beach villa with a very discreet and professional staff.

A truly authentic beach house that sleeps up to 10 guests, and will feel like your home away from home!

  • Low Season from US$730 – exclusive use (B&B) – for 8 adults
  • High Season from US$1440exclusive use (B&B) – for 8 adults
  • Peak Season from US$1710exclusive use (B&B) – for 8 adults


15 Villas


Sultan Palace Hotel

This elegant beach hotel, seemlessly run by it’s Italian owner/manager Paola, enjoys one of the best positions on the island. Straddling a cliff (with magnificent ocean views) and the end of a 20km long pristine tropical beach, Sultan Palace is one of the gems of the East Coast.

Huge, stylish private villas and an amazing infinity pool overlooking the ocean make this a haven for the discerning traveller.

  • Low Season from US$185 pp/pn (Half Board)
  • High Season from US$255 pp/pn (Half Board)


11 Villas


White Sand Luxury Villas

Situated directly on a beautiful long white beach between Paje and Jambiani, White Sand Luxury Villas and Spa opened it’s doors in February 2014.

Designed by Neil Rocher, these luxury villas offer a stylish and comfortable retreat for both couples and larger groups alike.

  • Low Season from US$290 pp/pn – 1 bed villa (B&B) – for 2 adults
  • Peak Season from US$530 pp/pn – 1 bed villa (B&B) – for 2 adults
  • Low Season from US$225 pp/pn – 2 bed villa (B&B) – for 4 adults
  • Peak Season from US$465 pp/pn – 2 bed villa (B&B) – for 4 adults


16 Suites


Tulia Resort Zanzibar

A new luxury boutique resort with incredible facilities, on a paradise beach.

With an expansive range of complimentary services and inclusions, you’ll enjoy an unforgettable holiday at this fabulous 5 star resort!

  • Low Season from US$ 300 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • High Season from US$ 450 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)
  • Peak Season from US$ 500 pp/pn (Fully Incl.)


22 Villas


Kisiwa on the Beach

Located on a long, powdery white paradise beach near the sleepy little fishing village of Paje, Kisiwa on the Beach is a new luxury beach resort with 22 comfortable villas that feature all the mod cons you could wish for.

  • Low Season from US$ 250 pp/pn (Half Board)
  • High Season from US$ 310pp/pn (Half Board)