Northern Zanzibar

Our 6 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%
(22 reviews)

What a wonderful way to end our trip. Our villa was stunning with a gorgeous room, outdoor luxurious bathroom, patio and private plunge pool. Each villa is assigned ... Kilindi reviews...

Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

Ras Nungwi Beach Hotel

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*** Following a fire in February 2017 Ras Nungwi closed, having sustained extensive damage. The news in early 2018 was that the ...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...

Zuri Zanzibar

Zuri Zanzibar

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Zuri Zanzibar is a luxurious, beach resort situated on Zanzibar's pretty north-west coast. This area of the island has a more ...More about Zuri Zanzibar

Excellent  100%
(3 reviews)

Zuri Zanzibar was an amazing resort with incredibly friendly staff and wonderful accommodations. Great beach location. The food was also very good. Perfect place ... Zuri Zanzibar 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...

Zanzi Resort

Zanzi Resort

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Zanzi Resort is located on the quiet west coast of the island, around 30 minutes north of Stone Town. This is the ultimate luxurious ...More about Zanzi Resort

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