Get an overview of this hotelBeachfront hotel with relaxing spa services

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
On private beach
Outdoor pool

Location

Located in Stone Town, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Shangani Beach, Hamamni Persian Baths, and Marahubi Palace. Forodhani Gardens and Old Fort are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

Spend the day playing on Zanzibar Serena Hotel's private beach then return to dine at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 51 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

Zanzibar Serena Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Walk outside to smell the salt air and watch the ocean waves from the hotel's beach. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Zanzibar Serena Hotel like an outdoor pool and a children's pool.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast as well as a complimentary manager's reception (may not be available daily). Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Zanzibar Serena Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • On private beach 
  • Free reception 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 51 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Baharia Restaurant - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Terrace Restaurant - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in seafood and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach.

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at noon

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • 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.
No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

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.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Serena Zanzibar
  • Serena Hotel Zanzibar
  • Serena Zanzibar
  • Serena Zanzibar Hotel
  • Zanzibar Serena
  • Zanzibar Serena Hotel

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

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