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Essque Zalu Zanzibar
Top Luxury Hotel

Nungwi Village, Nungwi 3151, Tanzania
+255 778 683 960

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Overall guest ratings

8.9/10 Excellent
Based on 63 reviews

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  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Great view
  • Spacious rooms

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    About

    THE RESORT

    Take a deep breath of fresh Indian ocean air, relax and unwind.

    Essque Zalu Zanzibar is an intimate boutique destination nestled in a natural cove in the north east coast of Unguja (alias Zanzibar). Essque Zalu Zanzibar combines contemporary luxury with a real sense of place. This boutique hotel has

    the turquoise waters of the Indian ocean to one side and lush green forest to the other, and there is just a hint of spice in the warm and fragrant tropical air.

    At Essque Zalu Zanzibar, create your own personal paradise, your own kind of luxury, an experience of a lifetime.

    ACCOMMODATION

    Choose from 40 individual suites and 8 villas all with picturesque views over the lush tropical garden or the ocean turquoise blue. Our suites offer a luxurious-styled space crafted from local materials, adorned with native artwork and housed under a traditional pitched makuti roof.

    WINE & DINE

    From farm to table, we take great pride in our sumptuous cooking. Satisfy your taste buds with a choice of two unique restaurants, three well stocked bars and a variety of destination dining experiences.

    SPA

    Unashamedly indulgent, the Spa comprises of two couples treatment rooms, four single rooms, vichy shower, a sauna and steam room - a haven of restorative and rejuvenating perfection.

    Using only 100% truly organic and natural ingredients, our focus is on capturing the intelligence of nature in the restorative process. We know that the essence of nature can synergistically interact with the energy system, and this knowledge forms the basis of our Africology creations, all orchestrated to help you lead a more holistic lifestyle.

    ACTIVITIES AND ADVENTURES:

    Essque Zalu is your outpost into the first steps of the wildness and tranquility of Zanzibar. Reconnect with nature and experience a land rich in life and uninhabited space. We offer guests the opportunity to partake in activities to experience some of the islands most Spectacular and scenic excursions.

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    Essque Zalu Zanzibar

    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Child-friendly
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle hire
    • Spa
    • Child pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Free parking
    • Playground
    • Train station shuttle
    • Steam room
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
    • Beachfront
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Internet
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    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 63 reviews
    • 10.0 "Very comfortable."
      10.0 "100% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 10.0 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
    • 9.3 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.2 "Awesome vibe."
    • 8.8 "Rooms are great."
      7.9 "79% thought the view was good."
      10.0 "100% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.9 "Average cleanliness."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.9 "Location is acceptable."
    • 5.5 "Beach is so-so."
    • 3.6 "Value below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 55 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
    • 8.9 "Rooms are great."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.9 "Good amenities."
      9.3 "93% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 7.6 "Tasty food."
    • 6.1 "Location is acceptable."
    • 5.8 "Beach is so-so."
    • 3.8 "Value below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 7 reviews
    • 8.6 "Great service."
    Hotel type
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    Good to know
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
    "Great view"
    "Spacious rooms"
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