Zawadi Hotel

Zawadi Hotel

$ 736 Per adult per night

Zawadi sits atop a cliff, with a specatucular view of the Indian Ocean, framed by swaying coconut palms and bougainvillea. It is a private, intimate getaway beach retreat with only nine spacious villas. Designed in an elegant laid back beach style, Zawadi is relaxed luxury at its best, at on one of the most coveted locations on the island of Zanzibar.

At the center of the property the cliff recedes, creating a cove with a pristine white sandy beach which at low tide extends as far as the eye can see. Guests can enjoy swimming in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean throughout the day and snorkeling straight from the beach.

Located on the south east coast of Zanzibar just 60 minutes from the airport, Zawadi offers guests accommodation in 100 sqm villas with en-suite bathrooms and a spacious terrace directly overlooking the ocean. With a relaxed atmosphere and understated elegant beach décor, it offers guests an all-inclusive stay with the very best cuisine and personalized service.

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Zawadi Hotel, Zanzibar is part of The Zanzibar Collection and is located on the South East Coast of Zanzibar.

Located one hour drive from the airport and 20 minutes north of Paje the hotel is only two minutes drive north of the other Zanzibar Collection properties. Zawadi Hotel, sits atop a cliff with views of the Indian Ocean. In the middle the cliff descends and guests have access to the beach from a short staircase leading directly to the sand. It lies in front of a lagoon where there is always water for swimming and snorkeling, even at low tide.

Decorated in a driftwood beach style, Zawadi Hotel offers a range of facilities where guests can relax in barefoot luxury.
– Infinity swimming pool
– Access to the sea even during low tide
– Ocean view pool bar and dining area
– Evening restaurant
– Evening Bar & Lounge
– Business/Internet Room
– Boutique
– Guest laundry
– PADI Rising Sun Diving Center.
– Massage (available in the comfort of your own villa)

With a relaxed atmosphere and understated beach décor, Zawadi is tranquil and laid back, with the best personalized service and cuisine. This is a place with no dress code, where guests can enjoy stunning views of the ocean from their bed and all public areas.

Selected spa massages are available in the privacy of your terrace.

Rising Sun Dive Center (PADI 5 star). Diving in the shallow lagoon is accessible directly from the beach. A shuttle service to the sister hotels (2 km away) at specific scheduled times, allows Zawadi guests to use the tennis courts and the Water Club (kite surfing, sailing, snorkeling safari by boat) all available at a charge. Snorkeling equipment and reef shoe rental (to allow snorkeling from the beach) and kayaks are available free of charge at Zawadi.

Guests enjoy an all-inclusive stay (see below for details). A fusion of cultures in Zanzibar has created an exotic cuisine which blends local spices and flavors featuring the best of the Island’s produce, combining ‘just caught’ with ‘fresh picked.’

There are nine private 100sq meter spacious villas, with en-suite bathroom (with bath and shower) directly overlooking the ocean. The villas have a large spacious private terrace, surrounded by flowering bougainvillea and palm trees with views of the Indian Ocean. The villas have a seating area, huge double beds with luxurious memory foam mattresses, closet area, large bathroom with walk in shower, free-standing bathtub and double sink vanity.

– Seating Area
– Mini Bar
– Satellite TV
– DVD player
– Telephone
– Hairdryer
– Safe deposit box
– Air conditioning
– Separate bath tub with vista
– Shower
– Private ocean view terrace
– Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
– Coffee and Tea
– Our selection of house wine and beer
– Afternoon Tea
– Our selection of in-house spirits
– Mineral water, juices and soft drinks
– Certain scheduled shuttle services between Zawadi and other properties
– Use of gym and tennis court (at sister properties with specific scheduled shuttle times)
– Snorkeling equipment rental, kayaks, reef shoes rental
– Internet
– Airport transfers
– Tours and Excursions
– Laundry
– Room Service
– Telephone
– Spa massages
– Gift shop purchase
– Water sports activities (snorkeling safari by boat, sailing, kite surfing)
– Scuba Diving
– Cappuccino / Espresso
The absolute privacy, coupled with the breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean make Zawadi the perfect place for on island ceremony. Please contact us for more details about our different wed- ding packages and special arrangements.

Special Honeymooners Offer: Stay 7 nights pay for 5 nights

Honeymoon Amenities (valid all year)

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

If staying 7 nights or more all of the above plus:

– One free scuba dive per person with equipment
– 20% discount on any diving course.
– Gift

Children 16 years and above are welcome. Children of any age are welcome if the entire hotel is booked exclusively by one group/party.

We can organize pick up and return transfers from the airport/hotel at a charge, where a driver will be waiting for guests with a sign.

Additional information

Accommodation Type

Rate Shown

Fully Inclusive, High Season, Per Adult Sharing, Standard Room, Valid during 2024


Accommodation, Breakfast, lunch and dinner, House Drinks, Soft drinks, Tea and Coffee, Water


Champagne and cellar wines, Laundry, Optional activities, Transport to and from

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