Sunshine Hotel

North East Zanzibar
  • Sunshine Hotel

    The Sunshine Hotel is a 16 room, beach hotel, located in Matemwe on the north-east coast of Zanzibar. Eco friendly, stylish and cozy, carefully designed by professional designers, creates a unique chill-out ambience to make you feel happy and relaxed. Set right on the unspoiled white sandy beach, lined with palm trees and washed by warm, turquoise waters of Indian Ocean, it's a perfect gateway from every-day life.

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    In our opinion

    This is a well maintained affordable hotel on a fantastic beach and a great place for a family holiday.

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    Hotel key features

    There are 16 rooms:

    - 12 Sunshine Suites

    - 1 Honeymoon Suite

    - 1 Blue Breeze Suite

    - 2 Garden Retreats

    In every room you will find a comfortable double/twin bed with large mosquito net, private bathroom with shower and toilet, effective ceiling fan, strong standing fan, small bedside fan, safe deposit box, stone bench covered with cushions, wooden wardrobe, cool ambient lights, spacious balcony or veranda (except garden rooms).

    All the rooms are doubles but in the Sunshine Suites it is possible to add an extra bed. There are no family or interconnected rooms.

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    Sunshine Suites:

    Sunshine Suites are located in 3 bungalows, named: Clove, Cinnamon & Coconut surrounded by tropical garden. There are 4 rooms in each building: two upstairs and two downstairs. Between the bungalows and the sea there are two swimming pools. From most of the rooms you can see the Ocean, from others - the tropical garden. In all the Sunshine Suites you can relax on the comfortable furniture on spacious balconies or verandas.

    Honeymoon Suite:

    Honeymoon Suite is The most luxurious room. It is located in a separate building, for extra privacy, right on the beach. It has its own garden with a beach banda and a plunge pool on the veranda.

    Blue Breeze Suite:

    Above the Honeymoon Suite is the Blue Breeze Suite. Equal in size but instead of private garden it has a spacious terrace with comfortable furniture and great view to the Ocean. It also has unique furniture made of 300 year old wood.

    Garden Retreats:

    With views over the gardens, they are nicely designed and comfortable. One has two levels: on the ground floor there is a small "living room" and bathroom, and on the first floor there is a bedroom. The other has two bedrooms, each with own bathroom and a small "living room" in between.

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    There is a restaurant serving a wide variety of delicious food, a bar serving a wide variety of delicious drinks and a cool and comfortable lounge area where you can relax and chill (and use the internet). The menu varies on a daily basis, with daily specials.

    Please note that there is no air conditioning in the rooms. This hotel is eco-friendly and was specially designed to use the ocean breeze to cool down the rooms (like sultan palaces in the old times).

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