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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. Conveniences include living rooms and sitting areas, and guests will appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

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Essque Zalu Zanzibar

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. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities include a conference center and a meeting room. 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.

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Parking

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Room Amenities

  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • In-room safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Separate sitting area
  • Sofa bed
  • Turndown service
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Bidet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Slippers
  • Shower only
  • Premium TV channels
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • LCD TV
  • Separate living room
  • Sofa bed size
  • Balcony or patio
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
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Where to Eat

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

A La Carte Fine Dining - Overlooking the pool and garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

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

Jetty Restaurant - This beach restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves lunch, brunch, 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

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
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Spa Services

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

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

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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

Awards & Affiliations

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