Zuri Zanzibar | Designer Travel

Zuri Hotel Zanzibar, Kendwa, Tanzania

Approximately 60 minutes from Zanzibar Airport

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About Zuri Zanzibar

The Zuri Zanzibar is a new (2018) resort occupying a wonderful location on a pretty white beach in Northern Zanzibar. Guests will appreciate the resorts top-class accommodation, superb cuisine and a relaxed, laid-back vibe – a great combination for a holiday to remember.

More About Zuri Zanzibar

This five-star property lies on the north west coast by Zanzibar’s only non tidal beach, making it an ideal location for enjoying the clear waters of the Indian Ocean. There’s 300m of sand where guests can relax in privacy, a towel service is available and villas and suites have the benefit of their own private area and bar.

If you’re feeling a little more active, head to the Water Sports Centre where you can hire out equipment for snorkelling and non-motorised watersports. Diving lessons can also be arranged plus sunset cruises, boat excursions and fishing trips.

Zuri Zanzibar has a 32m infinity pool, a book and DVD library and the wonderful Spice Garden which is a perfect place for a quiet, meditative stroll.

MAUA Wellness has three massage rooms and a salon offering a range of pampering and relaxing treatments, manicures, pedicures and facials. After your treatment, chill out on the Jacuzzi deck or perhaps take a private yoga lesson.

The hotel has a main restaurant, pool restaurant and beach restaurant where guests can savour perfectly prepared, fresh local dishes or international fare. Private beach dinners and romantic candlelit dinners can be arranged on request.

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Rooms & Suites


The bungalows, suites and villas showcase environmentally friendly architecture and feature modern amenities including king or single beds, evening breeze air conditioning, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, tea/coffee making facilities, organic bathroom amenities, tropical outdoor shower and fully furnished terrace. Selected interconnected bungalows are available.

Garden & Zuri Bungalows

Garden Bungalows have tranquil views of the tropical gardens while Zuri Bungalows have partial ocean views.
66 sq m - 41 sq m interior & 25 sq m private terrace
Max Occupancy: 2

Ocean Bungalows

Ocean Bungalows have wonderful uninterrupted views over the Indian Ocean and are available with or without a private Jacuzzi.
66 sq m - 41 sq m interior & 25 sq m private terrace
Max Occupancy: 2


Spacious suites with a separate bedroom, extended living room area, private Jacuzzi and generously sized private terrace area. Available with partial or full ocean views.
132 sq m - 82 sq m interior & 50 sq m private terrace
Max Occupancy: 3


The resort's luxury two and three bedroom villas enjoy an exclusive oceanfront location with your own stretch of semi-private beach and a Jacuzzi. Three bedroom villas benefit from a private outdoor infinity pool. Full details available on request.


Upendo: The hotel’s main restaurant featuring live cooking shows and serving delicious international cuisine with an African/Indian Ocean twist.

Maischa: A casual pool restaurant and bar where you can chill out and enjoy the ocean views. Serves Southern European and Indian dishes by day and Middle Eastern and Omani cuisine by night.

Beach Restaurant & Bar: Light bites, finger food and a wide range of smoothies, cocktails, aperitifs and other refreshing beverages.

There’s also the Dhow Bar which is a private beach bar for guests staying in deluxe suites and villas.