Get an overview of this hotelBeachfront lodge with free breakfast and restaurant


Situated on the beach, this lodge is 3.8 mi (6 km) from Paje Beach and 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from Jambiani Beach. Jozani Forest Reserve and Kizimkazi Beach are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this lodge has a bar/lounge and a beach bar. Free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 10 rooms offer free WiFi, furnished balconies or patios, and rainfall showerheads. Free local calls, ceiling fans, and showers are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Twisted Palms Lodge & Restaurant

Bwejuu P.O. Box 1883 Bwejuu Zanzibar 0000

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 24 April and 9 June.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The lodge offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the lodge's bars, which include a beach bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Bwejuu lodge also offers multilingual staff, gift shops/newsstands, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and a ferry terminal shuttle. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 10 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Beach bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 8 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free local calls 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Twisted Palms - This beachfront restaurant specializes in seafood and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Rafting on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.


  • Pets stay free
  • Dogs and cats only

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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Pets allowed (no fees)

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

24-hour check-in

No pets or service animals allowed

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


A city tax of US$ 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

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.

Hotel Name

  • Twisted Palms Bwejuu
  • Twisted Palms Lodge
  • Twisted Palms Lodge Bwejuu
  • Twisted Palms Lodge & Restaurant Hotel Bwejuu
  • Twisted Palms Lodge & Restaurant Zanzibar/Bwejuu
  • Twisted Palms Lodge And Restaurant

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 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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