We Love —
- Spice Island Hotel & Resort on the south-east coast of Zanzibar is an enchanting property offering first class service, a sparkling pool and a spa.
- You will be situated next to the main beach, yet also have the choice of the hotel's 100-metre private beach.
- Enjoy your stay in a Deluxe Room with half board dining and a host of discounts on water sports, spa treatments, and more!
Your Destination —
The cuisine, culture, and accepting, friendly attitude is a reflection of the multicultural past and present of the island. Yet Zanzibar's standout feature is its undeniably fine, white-sanded beaches which fringe the clear Indian Ocean - a paradise jewel island amid the endless blue seas.
Spice Island Hotel & Resort 4* —
On this coast, you will find the most beautiful white sand beaches in the archipelago of the Zanzibar islands. This hotel next to the main beach also features 100 metres of private beach.
First class quality and close local ties are important components of the Spice Island Hotel & Resort's philosophy. Whether you are planning a family holiday or a romantic getaway for two, this the perfect place for you!
Some services may incur additional charges, payable locally.
This offer is based on a Deluxe Room (55m²).
Just for you:
- Luxury Beauty Kit in the room
- Fruit platter on arrival
Your Deluxe Room is surrounded by the garden and situated in the first or second row, near the public areas of the hotel with pool and ocean views with close proximity to all service facilities and public areas. These comfortable and brightly decorated rooms are equipped with unique blends of Zanzibarian furniture and accessories. Your room features air conditioning, bathroom with open shower, and an attractive private terrace.
Sleeps up to
Please note: the bed for the 3rd/4th guest sharing is likely to be a sofa bed or camp style bed.
Your Board Basis
This offer is based on a Half Board stay (Breakfast and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks).
Be spoiled by the kitchen team and experience the taste of Zanzibar combined with international cuisine. Great emphasis has been placed on freshness and regional and seasonal products. The cocktail and wine offers leave nothing to be desired.
The restaurant serves the following for each evening:
- Monday: 3-course dinner menu to choose between two starters, vegetarian, fish or meat main course and dessert.
- Tuesday: Pizza night! Create your own Pizza with several toppings from our buffet (includes starter and dessert).
- Wednesday: International BBQ around the illuminated pool with live entertainment.
- Thursday: Same as Monday
- Friday: Same as Monday and Thursday
- Saturday: Swahili buffet with a great variety of traditional east-African food.
- Sunday: Same as Monday, Thursday and Friday.
The newly designed sports bar is in the main restaurant, equipped with two 50 inch TVs where all the major sporting events around the globe can be watched around the clock.
Ocean Lounge & Cinema
A place to dream! The lounge offers breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. A bed of pillows is waiting for you - the perfect place for reading, relaxing or dreaming. An after-dinner Movie Night is organised two to three times a week.
Jetty Bar and Kitchen
Over the pier, you can reach the platform where the hotel's Jetty bar lies. Take a dip into the cool water or start sailing from here. Sip a cocktail and listen to the sound of the sea and let the beauty of this island work its magic on you.
Just for you:
- 15% Discount on Spa Treatments
- 15% Discount on Water Sports Activities
- Free Reef Shoe & Snorkeling Equipment
- Free Bicycle Rent subject to availability
Your Excursions —
You may choose to add the following excursions at the next stage of the booking process.
- Combo of Stone Town and Spice Tour with Lunch
- Combo of Jozani Forest Tour and Dolphin Trip with Lunch
- Safari Blue Tour
For many centuries Zanzibar has been infamous for its spices earning it the name “Spice Island”. Visit the countryside where you will have a chance to learn about and experience the exotic spices Zanzibar is famous for including cloves, nutmeg, cardamom, cinnamon, vanilla, turmeric and more. Enjoy touring through tropical greenery where you will taste a variety of delicious tropical island fruits like mango, pineapple, banana, jackfruit, lychee and durian.
Jozani Forest Reserve is one of the largest mature forests in Zanzibar where you are guaranteed to see troops of Red Colobus. Unique to only Zanzibar and one of the rarest monkeys in the world, the endangered Red Colobus Monkey is a joy and privilege to witness. This lush, tropical forest is surrounded by mangroves and salt marshes filled with diverse trees & fauna. You may even spot other species like the Syke’s monkey and duiker.
Step back in time as you wander through the atmospheric narrow, labyrinth alleyways of ancient Stone Town. This fascinating UNESCO heritage site is atmospheric and filled with historic wonders and magnificent Arab/Indian architecture which has hardly changed for hundreds of years. Browse through the famous shopping district where you find handcrafts to take home for you treasure as you remember your experience in Zanzibar for a lifetime.
Set out to sea to experience dolphin watching at their favourite hangout along the shallow coast of Kizimkazi. Although dolphin-spotting isn’t 100% guaranteed, it is incredibly common to witness leaping pods of Bottlenose and Humpback Dolphins.
A full day excursion on a traditional sailing dhow, Safari Blue starts from Fumba, the perfect starting point to explore Menai Bay, an official Conservation Area. Home to beautiful uninhabited islands, the area is stunning, frequented by humpback and bottlenose dolphins.
Dolphins are sighted on approximately 90% of trips. The anchor is dropped at the Kwale sandbank, where sunshades are set up and guests have the chance to go snorkelling in the coral reefs, helped by the guides.
After snorkelling, you’ll be offered refreshments to whet your appetite before heading to Kwale Island, for lunch under the tamarind trees. Drinks are served throughout the day and lunch is a buffet of grilled fish, lobster, calamari, chicken and rice, with a tasting of tropical fruits.
After lunch, you can sunbathe, snooze or visit the beautiful mangrove lagoon. Depending on the tide, you may be able to take a swim in the lagoon. For the adventurous, join the crew to sail in a “ngalawa”, a local outrigger canoe.
Your Journey to Spice Island Hotel & Resort 4* —
Flights: You may choose from Economy, Premium or Business class flights on sectors that they operate, at the next stage of the booking process.
The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
Transfers: Return transfers with Meet and Greet services are included.