Get an overview of this hotelWaterfront lodge with an outdoor pool

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Nestled on the beach, this East Coast Zanzibar lodge is in a regional park and within 20 mi (32 km) of Kiwengwa Beach, Mapenzi Beach, and Livingstone's House. Shangani Beach and Prison Island are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Location

Property Features

At Chwaka Bay Resort, relax by an outdoor pool or hit the beach where you can enjoy volleyball.

Room Amenities

All 30 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and furnished balconies or patios. Ceiling fans, hair dryers, and safes are among the other amenities that guests will find. Limited housekeeping is available.

Chwaka Bay Resort

Lodge Amenities

Lodge Amenities

The lodge offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This beach lodge also offers an outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a ferry terminal shuttle. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in May 2013.

Chwaka Bay Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2002 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 17 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Limited housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Kigeni - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

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

  • Safari nearby 
  • Beach volleyball on site 

Lodge Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 16

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for TZS 40000.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 16 years old.

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Resort fee: TZS 10000.00 per person, per night
You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
A city tax of USD 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle fee: TZS 60000.00 per vehicle (one way) Self parking fee: TZS 12000.00 per day Rollaway bed fee: TZS 40000.00 per night Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Lodge Name

  • Chwaka Bay Resort
  • Chwaka Bay Hotel Zanzibar Archipelago

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


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