Northern Zanzibar

Our 4 best beach lodges and resorts in Northern Zanzibar

This area offers an amazing and a lively beach life. Listed below are our recommendations for a fantastic and relaxing beach holiday.

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Kilindi

Kilindi

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Ever since it opened Kilindi has created quite a buzz as one of the best properties on Zanzibar. Kilindi was originally designed ...More about Kilindi

Excellent  95%
(20 reviews)

We spent a week at Kilindi as the second part of our honeymoon, following the wedding, long haul travel, and four days safari in Tanzania. We were looking for something luxurious ... Kilindi reviews...

Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

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*** Following a fire in February 2017 Ras Nungwi is currently closed. The hotel sustained terrible damage, which destroyed many ...More about Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

Excellent  92%
(13 reviews)

Beautiful location above the white beach and azure sea. Had a beach front cottage- lovely- four poster bed, strewn with flowers, billowing mosquito nets. Staff very friendly ... Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel reviews...

The Z Hotel

The Z Hotel

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Located in northern Zanzibar, on the popular Nungwi peninsula, The Z Hotel is right next to one of Nungwi’s best beaches on ...More about The Z Hotel

Good  83%
(7 reviews)

Comfortable hotel with a/c although slight feeling of package type place. Glad we upgraded to suite as standard rooms looked on the small side. Pool side was always busy ... The Z Hotel reviews...

Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Essque Zalu Zanzibar

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Essque Zalu Zanzibar, located in the far north of Zanzibar, not far from Nungwi Town. It is a modern, high-spec hotel with an ...More about Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Good  90%
(2 reviews)

We LOVED the Essque Zalu hotel and spa. It was luxurious, clean, spacious and just wonderful. Exactly the type of place you see in honeymoon brochures and it really didn't ... Essque Zalu Zanzibar reviews...

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