Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel: Information from the owner

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Type Hotel
Last updated 30-Mar-2014

Main description of Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

On the northernmost peninsula of Zanzibar Island, Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel overlooks a sparkling expanse of iridescent Indian Ocean. The lush gardens drop down onto one of the finest and most unspoilt beaches on the island, which in turn is fringed by a wide and thriving coral reef. Infused with the laid-back, exotic yet ultimately natural spirit of Zanzibar, this is the place to relax and enjoy all that this extraordinary part of the world has to offer. Accommodation consists of 32 rooms all well-appointed with private bathrooms and balconies tailor-made for relaxing and savoring the unforgettable views. There are lodge rooms with a garden view, chalets are closer to the ocean and have a sea view while the Ocean Suite offers the utmost in luxury and comfort.

Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel: Facilities

Property facilities Spa
Room facilities Air Conditioning, Dressing Gowns, En-Suite, Fan, Mini Bar, Safe, Shower, Smoking Rooms, Tea / Coffee, Verandah
Available services Airport Shuttles, Credit Card, Foreign Exchange, Laundry Service
Activities on site (some activities may be seasonal) Fishing, Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Tennis Court, Water Skiing, Windsurfing, Beach, Cultural Tours, General Sightseeing

Room types at Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

Garden View Lodge

Garden View Lodge

The Lodge rooms are situated at the back of the hotel overlooking well manicured gardens. All Garden View rooms have en suite bathrooms and their own private balcony. Standard features include air conditioner, ceiling fan, mosquito nets, electronic safe, mini-bar, hair dryer and tea/coffee making facilities.

Superior Chalet

Superior Chalet

Superior Chalets are situated at the front of the hotel on a gentle slope leading down towards the ocean. All Superior Chalets have en suite bathrooms and their own private balcony. Standard features include air conditioner, ceiling fan, mosquito nets, electronic safe, mini-bar, hair dryer and tea/coffee making facilities.

Superior Deluxe Chalets

Superior Deluxe Chalets

Superior Deluxe Chalets are situated right in front of the ocean (i.e. sea front). All Superior Deluxe Chalets have en suite bathrooms and their own private balcony. Standard features include air conditioner, ceiling fan, mosquito nets, electronic safe, mini-bar, hair dryer and tea/coffee making facilities. In addition they come with iPod docks and deluxe bath amenities.

The Ocean Suite

The Ocean Suite

For those seeking a truly exclusive hideaway for all or part of their stay, Ras Nungwi's unique Ocean Suite provides arguably the finest beach accommodation on Zanzibar Island. The enormous and very private detached suite of over 200 square metres is entirely self-contained in verdant gardens, with its own plunge pool and spacious living areas. Guests in the Ocean Suite can enjoy its magnificent roof-terrace and open-air sitting room, perfect for private dinners, airy siestas or stargazing. Wake to unspoilt views from the immense double bed, of gardens and ocean horizons elegantly framed with billowing muslin drapes. Just beyond the private terrace a path meanders down to the stunning white-sand beach, and dazzling turquoise lagoon. Coupled with Ras Nungwi's famous personal service and attention to detail, the Ocean Suite offers a truly unique and opulent beach experience.

Units at Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

Garden View Lodge

Garden View Lodge

Garden view room has en-suite facilities (including own shower, hand-basin & toilet), own balcony, mosquito nets, split-unit air-conditioning, electric fans, mini-bar and hair-dryer.

Ocean Suite

Ocean Suite

The Ocean Suite offers the ultimate in privacy and luxury. With over 140 square metres of living space including a private plunge pool and sun-deck, this suite is Ras Nungwi’s flagship accommodation unit.

Superior Chalet

Superior Chalet

Chalet with sea view has en-suite facilities (including own shower, hand-basin & toilet), own balcony, mosquito nets, split-unit air-conditioning, electric fans, mini-bar and hair-dryer.

Superior Deluxe Chalet

Superior Deluxe Chalet

Sea facing Chalet has en-suite facilities (including own shower, hand-basin & toilet), own balcony, mosquito nets, split-unit air-conditioning, electric fans, mini-bar and hair-dryer. Also has iPod dock, deluxe bathroom amenities, fruit basket on arrival and other special touches.