Beach Retreat

9 Villas

Massage Services

Kids from 16 years

Offsite Dive Facilities

 

Special Offers

Free Nights

Stay 5 nights, pay for 4

Minimum 2 adults
Not valid during July, August and Festive Season
Limited rooms; Subject to availability

Honeymoon Extras

Bottle of wine upon arrival
Flowers upon arrival
Sundowners served in your room
10% discount on PADI diving courses

Valid all year

Honeymoon Special Offer Superior

Stay for 7 nights, and pay for 5
Bottle of wine upon arrival
Flowers upon arrival
Sundowners served in your room
10% discount on PADI diving courses
Gift
One free scuba dive per person with equipment (OR 20% discount on any diving course)

Not valid during July, August and Festive Season

Above offers cannot be combined with each other

Featuring one of the most stunning views on the Island, Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar is a private, small getaway beach retreat with just 9 spacious villas and is the newest addition to the prestigious Zanzibar Collection.

Located in one of the most coveted areas on Zanzibar, Zawadi Hotel sits atop a cliff, with spectacular views of the Indian Ocean. It is a private, intimate beach getaway retreat with just 9 spacious villas. Designed in a laid-back, yet elegant beach style, Zawadi epitomises relaxed luxury.

Zawadi Hotel offers breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean that stretch as far as the eye can see. At the centre of the property, the cliff recedes into a pristine white sandy beach cove. Guests can swim in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean throughout the day, and can enjoy snorkeling straight from the beach.

Located on the south east coast of Zanzibar, just 60 minutes from the airport, Zawadi is the newest addition to the prestigious Zanzibar Collection (which also includes Baraza Zanzibar, The Palms and Breezes Beach Club).

Accommodation

Zawadi Hotel offers guests accommodation in nine 100 sqm villas with en-suite bathrooms and a spacious terrace directly overlooking the Indian Ocean.

Ocean Front Villas

Zawadi Hotel’s villas are surrounded by flowering bougainvillea and magnificent views of the Indian Ocean from every angle, and guests have access to a pristine beach and lagoon for snorkelling and swimming in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.

Villa Features:

  • Mini Bar
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Separate bath tub with vista
  • Private ocean view terrace

Wining and Dining

With a fully-inclusive dining menu that showcases sea food, spices and fresh produce for which Zanzibar is famous, there is a relaxed approach to dining at Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar.

The Mswakini beach bar serves snacks, lunch and drinks throughout the day in a relaxed and casual atmosphere. Once a month, a very special full moon party is organized here as well.

The Drift Wood dining room serves breakfast and dinner. Only the freshest island produce is used by Zawadi’s chef to create an authentic Zanzibar experience.

The Mali Mali lounge and Bar opens at sunset for cocktails and drinks. Lay back and soak in the sea breeze, while enjoying true Zanzibari hospitality!

Included:

  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Afternoon tea
  • Mineral water, soft drinks & juices
  • Coffee & Tea
  • Selection of House Wines & Beer
  • A selection of in-house spirits and cocktails

Activities

diving
The Rising Sun Dive Centre is the only PADI 5* Gold Palm and National Geographic Dive Centre in Zanzibar. Located on the untouched South East coast of the island, the dive centre was the first to discover this unexplored region. With over 12 years experience, they offer guests the highest levels of customer care and attention, whilst encouraging them to conserve and explore the marine environment. Divers are taken from complete beginners up to professional level and their is a huge variety of diving that guarantees something for everyone. With small groups of a maximum of 6 divers per guide, guests get the chance to escape large crowds and get the most from their dives.

snorkelling
Because of its unique location there is always water in front of Zawadi and guests can go snorkelling directly from the beach and admire the beautiful marine life of the Indian Ocean.
The dive centre organizes daily snorkeling trips to the Oba-Oba lagoon, which offers shelter to an incredible variety of small marine life and beautiful corals.

mangrove forest
Just 10 minutes walking distance across the Michamvi peninsula is the mangrove forest. Explore this pristine coastal environment on foot or on a small local ngalawa boat, where herons nest and crabs are abundant.

Spa Facilities

massage
Zawadi Hotel’s professional Thai and Balinese therapists will come to your villa and set up your private massage bed on the terrace.
Unwind and relax at the sound of the waves!

nature gym
Don’t run on a treadmill! At Zawadi Zanzibar there is a 900m long jogging trail winding gently through the back garden!. Immerse yourself in tropical vegetation while inhaling the fresh sea breeze. At regular intervals there are chin up bars, benches, monkey bars and a special set of weights available for a complete exercise program.

A staircase leads from the jogging trail down to the beach for a refreshing swim.

Special Occasions

weddings

What could be more romantic than celebrating your love on a pristine beach on the magical spice Island of Zanzibar? With magnificent sunsets and a palm-fringed paradise beach, Zawadi Hotel is the perfect romantic getaway in Zanzibar to celebrate your special occasion!

honeymoons

Zawadi Hotel is also the perfect retreat for honeymooners, with special surprises during your stay. This charming little hotel has a romantic charm and offers a number of memorable nooks and crannies just perfect for two!

Ready for an unforgettable holiday?

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Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar

Special Offers at Zawadi Hotel

Free Nights

Stay 5 nights, pay for 4

Minimum 2 adults
Not valid during July, August and Festive Season
Limited rooms; Subject to availability

Honeymoon Extras

Bottle of wine upon arrival
Flowers upon arrival
Sundowners served in your room
10% discount on PADI diving courses

Valid all year

Honeymoon Special Offer Superior

Stay for 7 nights, and pay for 5
Bottle of wine upon arrival
Flowers upon arrival
Sundowners served in your room
10% discount on PADI diving courses
Gift
One free scuba dive per person with equipment (OR 20% discount on any diving course)

Not valid during July, August and Festive Season

Special offers cannot be combined with each other

Further Notes

Similar to The Palms, Zawadi Hotel is small, elegant and upmarket. It is a stylish seaside retreat, with very special views over the ocean as it is perched on a rock cliff.

Guests have plenty of privacy, but the lovely staff are always at hand to assist.

The Villas are airy, modern and spacious, and the gardens abundant and colourful.

Ready for an unforgettable holiday?

Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar

East Coast Zanzibar

Rates from $280 pp/pn

  • Beach Retreat
  • 9 Villas
  • Kids from 16 Years
  • Massage Services
  • Offsite Dive Facilities

Rates

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(per person per night)

Low season from US$324
High season from US$476
Peak season from US$557

Rate Includes
Accommodation; Breakfast, lunch & dinner; Afternoon tea; In-house alcoholic drinks; Mineral water, soft drinks & juices, coffee & tea; Selection of house wines, beers and cocktails; Use of tennis court, fitness centre and swimming pools

Seasons

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Low
16 March – 15 June
1 November – 22 December

High
8 January – 15 March
16 June – 31 October

Peak
23 December – 7 January

Special Offers

Free Nights

Stay 5 nights, pay for 4

Minimum 2 adults
Not valid during July, August and Festive Season
Limited rooms; Subject to availability

Honeymoon Extras

Bottle of wine upon arrival
Flowers upon arrival
Sundowners served in your room
10% discount on PADI diving courses

Valid all year

Honeymoon Special Offer Superior

Stay for 7 nights, and pay for 5
Bottle of wine upon arrival
Flowers upon arrival
Sundowners served in your room
10% discount on PADI diving courses
Gift
One free scuba dive per person with equipment (OR 20% discount on any diving course)

Not valid during July, August and Festive Season

Above offers cannot be combined with each other

Featuring one of the most stunning views on the Island, Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar is a private, small getaway beach retreat with just 9 spacious villas and is the newest addition to the prestigious Zanzibar Collection.

Located in one of the most coveted areas on Zanzibar, Zawadi Hotel sits atop a cliff, with spectacular views of the Indian Ocean. It is a private, intimate beach getaway retreat with just 9 spacious villas. Designed in a laid-back, yet elegant beach style, Zawadi epitomises relaxed luxury.

Zawadi Hotel offers breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean that stretch as far as the eye can see. At the centre of the property, the cliff recedes into a pristine white sandy beach cove. Guests can swim in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean throughout the day, and can enjoy snorkeling straight from the beach.

Located on the south east coast of Zanzibar, just 60 minutes from the airport, Zawadi is the newest addition to the prestigious Zanzibar Collection (which also includes Baraza ZanzibarThe Palms and Breezes Beach Club).

Accommodation

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Zawadi Hotel offers guests accommodation in nine 100 sqm villas with en-suite bathrooms and a spacious terrace directly overlooking the Indian Ocean.

Ocean Front Villas

Zawadi Hotel’s villas are surrounded by flowering bougainvillea and magnificent views of the Indian Ocean from every angle, and guests have access to a pristine beach and lagoon for snorkelling and swimming in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.

Villa Features:

  • Mini Bar
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Separate bath tub with vista
  • Private ocean view terrace

Features

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Garden Beach Villa Zanzibar is staffed by:

    • manager staying on the property, who is there to assist you with daily planning, island excursions, emergencies, etc
    • Private chef & waiter– the chef & the manager will discuss your meal plans with you on arrival
    • Housekeeping to clean, make beds and to do laundry
    • Security 24/7

Private pool – 6 x 12 meters

24 hour electricity supply, with back-up generator

Free Wi-Fi

Free bicycles available

Drinking water, fresh coconuts, tea and coffee included

Wining and Dining

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With a fully-inclusive dining menu that showcases sea food, spices and fresh produce for which Zanzibar is famous, there is a relaxed approach to dining at Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar.

The Mswakini beach bar serves snacks, lunch and drinks throughout the day in a relaxed and casual atmosphere. Once a month, a very special full moon party is organized here as well.

The Drift Wood dining room serves breakfast and dinner. Only the freshest island produce is used by Zawadi’s chef to create an authentic Zanzibar experience.

The Mali Mali lounge and Bar opens at sunset for cocktails and drinks. Lay back and soak in the sea breeze, while enjoying true Zanzibari hospitality!

Included:

  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Afternoon tea
  • Mineral water, soft drinks & juices
  • Coffee & Tea
  • Selection of House Wines & Beer
  • A selection of in-house spirits and cocktails

Activities

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There is so much to see and do in Zanzibar, and Garden Beach Villa has an extensive folder with excursions for all ages and types!

A taste of what they offer:

  • Daily snorkeling and diving trips to Mnemba Atoll with a professional dive centre. Mnemba’s atoll is world famous for its great dives and snorkeling. (Actually you can see Mnemba from the villa – it is very close!)
  • Spice tour –  you can’t leave the island without visiting one of the island’s many Spice Farms!
  • Kite Surfing – Kite boarding is one of the most exciting water sports around, and Zanzibar offers perfect conditions: shallow water, long beaches, good equipment and friendly experienced instructors.
  • Sailing – join one of the local fishermen in his Ngalawa (dug out boat with an outrigger and sail) when the wind and tide are right. Enjoy a unique sailing experience on the warm Indian Ocean!
  • Stone Town – a visit to the legendary city is a must. Get a tour, get lost in the maze, enjoy some great local food, do some gift shopping, sit down to enjoy a local coffee watching the busy life in the street. The Matemwe villa’s staff have plenty of advice about what to see and do in the city.
  • Visit Kilimajuu with one of our friends from the village – let him show you around where he comes from. Make new friends and learn more about life in Zanzibar.
  • Visit DADA – a women’s cooperative based in Matemwe. These women produce the most amazing organic products: soaps, scrubs, essential oils, jams, vinegar and pasta. Join them in the production for a couple of hours! A unique experience.
  • Taxi service – available at any time of the day, with local drivers from Matemwe.

Spa Facilities

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massage
Zawadi Hotel’s professional Thai and Balinese therapists will come to your villa and set up your private massage bed on the terrace.
Unwind and relax at the sound of the waves!

nature gym
Don’t run on a treadmill! At Zawadi Zanzibar there is a 900m long jogging trail winding gently through the back garden!. Immerse yourself in tropical vegetation while inhaling the fresh sea breeze. At regular intervals there are chin up bars, benches, monkey bars and a special set of weights available for a complete exercise program.

A staircase leads from the jogging trail down to the beach for a refreshing swim.

Special Occasions

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weddings

What could be more romantic than celebrating your love on a pristine beach on the magical spice Island of Zanzibar? With magnificent sunsets and a palm-fringed paradise beach, Zawadi Hotel is the perfect romantic getaway in Zanzibar to celebrate your special occasion!

honeymoons

Zawadi Hotel is also the perfect retreat for honeymooners, with special surprises during your stay. This charming little hotel has a romantic charm and offers a number of memorable nooks and crannies just perfect for two!

Ready for an unforgettable holiday?

Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar