Book your room at Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Room type

Suite, Garden View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Suite, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Suite, Sea Facing

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

5-star beach hotel with a full-service spa

Location

Nestled on the beach, this Nungwi hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Mnarani Natural Aquarium, Nungwi Beach, and Kendwa Beach. Mapenzi Beach and Mnemba Island are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Hotel Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Essque Zalu Zanzibar's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 40 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and sofa beds. LCD TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Essque Zalu Zanzibar features an outdoor pool and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 3 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and a meeting room. Event facilities include a conference center and conference space. This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, a fitness center, and a steam room. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Essque Zalu Zanzibar is a smoke-free property.

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Spa services on site
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Poolside bar
  • Free breakfast
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Children's pool
  • Total number of rooms - 40
  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Terrace
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Beach bar
  • Conference center
  • Snack bar/deli
  • One meeting room
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-in
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Computer station
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free reception
  • Free self parking
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Separate living room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Children's club (free)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Sofa bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • DVD player
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Separate living room
  • Sofa bed size
  • Balcony or patio
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Separate sitting area
  • Sofa bed
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • LCD TV
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Slippers
  • Shower only
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Premium TV channels
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Bidet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • DVD player
  • Phone
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
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Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

A La Carte Fine Dining - This beachfront fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Market Kitchen - This beachfront family restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Jetty Restaurant - This beach restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

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Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness center.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, or fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Fishing on site
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Spa Services

Essque Zalu Zanzibar Spa has 6 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 2 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Minimum age to access spa is 2
  • Number of treatment rooms 6
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Massages
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No pets or service animals allowed

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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