The Z Hotel

North Zanzibar
  • The Z Hotel

    The Z Hotel is situated on the northern tip of Zanzibar in a village called Nungwi and located on a secluded plot on the corner of a beautiful beach. Set in a lush, tropical garden with direct access to the white powder beaches and warm waters of the Indian Ocean, The Z Hotel has been finished to a high specification by an international team of architects and interior designers. The Z Hotel was rated the 3rd best beach break location in the world by the Guardian and after numerous excellent reviews from previous guests on Tripadvisor, it has also been awarded 'Trendiest hotel in Africa'.

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    In our opinion

    This boutique hotel is chic, and blends elegant, contemporary design with traditional Zanzibari features to create a unique cool and relaxing environment.

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    Hotel key features


    Swimming pool & Pool bar

    Restaurant & Cocktail bar

    Reading / chill-out room with computers

    Excursions desk & onsite shop

    Free WiFi

    Beautiful beach

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    All rooms are designed to offer the guest luxury, comfort and contemporary design. Each guest room comes with Travertine Marble floors imported from Turkey, Italian designer bathroom suites, crisp cotton bed linen from Egypt and bespoke furniture exclusive to the Z Hotel made from locally sourced coconut wood. There are 6 room designs: Deluxe Garden View, Deluxe Sea View, Interconnecting Rooms, Roof-Top Suites, Ocean Front Cottages with private decks over the sea and for the ultimate in opulence, there's our 70 sq metre Z Suite with 2 terraces and an outdoor jacuzzi. Each bedroom has French doors, set in floor to ceiling glass which lead onto a balcony with views over our landscaped tropical garden and out across the crystal blue waters of the Indian Ocean to the magnificent Zanzibari sunset on the distant horizon. All rooms also feature LCD TVs, DSTV cable television, WiFi and Philippe Starck furniture.

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    The Z Hotel offers alfresco dining in the main restaurant 'Saruche', along with Asian-fusion tapas and sharing platters in 'Cinnamon', the cocktail bar, where guests can also find an extensive menu of mouth-watering cocktails.

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    Other activities

    Diving in Nungwi: The Z Hotel recommends the most professional and fully equipped local Dive Centre, located close to the hotel, who's very experienced and safety conscience team will reassure the novice and challenge the more experienced diver. Whether its snorkelling amongst the rich marine life that inhabit the coral reefs, or swimming with the Humpback whales during their migration The Z Hotel can assist you with all your diving needs.

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