Karafuu Hotel

East Coast Zanzibar
  • Karafuu Hotel

    The Karafuu Hotel is a 5 star beautiful holiday resort built on 7 hectares of tropical garden on the East Coast of Zanzibar directly on an extensive unspoilt white sandy beach with a total of 90 Guest Rooms and is run by Italian management.

    Karafuu Hotel

    In our opinion

    In our opinion, if you are looking for an affordable holiday on a beautiful beach, then this is definitely an option to consider.

    The rooms are large, clean and of a good standard.

    The food served in the hotel is good and to a high quality.

    The hotel is situated on a beautiful beach.

    It boasts beautiful views over the Indian Ocean, especially stunning sunsets.

    The staff really go out of their way to make sure guests are having an enjoyable stay and nothing is too much trouble for them.

    Karafuu Hotel

    Hotel key features

    Good for groups / families & couples

    Own diving centre

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    Karafuu Hotel is composed of 61 cottages and 31 standard air conditioned rooms. All rooms are built with local sourced materials according to ancient Zanzibar traditions and have Makuti thatched roofs and walls made of coral. All 26 Junior Suites are sea facing and situated under a beautiful palm-grove or on a small hill. They have an entrance through a private garden and feature a veranda with breath-taking views. All 35 Cottages are set in a private garden with a veranda offering stunning views. All cottages are spacious and have mosquito nets, dressing room, bathrooms finished in Carrara marble, ceiling fans, air conditioning, hot & cold running water, hair-dryer, telephone and minibar. The 88 Superior rooms are also built under Makuti thatched roofs and decorated in a traditional Zanzibari style. They all feature a bathroom finished in Carrara marble, balcony, mosquito net, ceiling fan, air conditioning, hot and cold running water, hair-dryer, telephone and minibar.

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    This hotel has a wide range of facilities to choose from to enhance your holiday experience. These include the following:

    Three restaurants (one of which is a floating restaurant)

    2 bars

    Games room


    Swimming pool

    Conference room

    Two illuminated tennis courts

    Excursions desk

    2 boutiques / 2 conference rooms

    Kids Club / animation team

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    Other activities

    Volley ball

    Diving centre

    Water sports including Wind

    Surfing, Water Skiing, canoeing, snorkelling, deep sea fishing and boat excursions. The hotel also offers:

    Theme performances by the swimming pool, in the disco and on the beach

    Events on the floating Restaurant

    Swahili performances at the "Maasai Village Restaurant"

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