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Essque Zalu Zanzibar

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We came in half term in October and booked a sea front suite we were upgraded to a villa an dir was amazing, the hotel was tranquil, fantastic views , very un pretentious and we had the most relaxing holiday. Staff were amazing and food...More

Thank EBMUSCAT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be honest maybe the hotel is ok,but the bar outside have a amazing view spectrum one but the bar on the top is completely Rip off money,cocktail are asking crazy prices but when they bring you it's looks like someone spit on it,cocktail for a...More

Thank Tomas D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the best 3 days there. Magnificant villa facing the ocean with the view of the pier. We got up every morning to see sunrise and it was just perfect. Food at the resort was top notch and my husband still kept talking about...More

Thank LazydreamerinMelb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a lovely bungalow for 7 days we didn’t have a ocean view but but didn’t feel we needed it the hotel has a fantastic pier and a drop dead Gorgeous view all staff were very friendly , it would have been nice...More

Thank doddamin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 4 nights over school break and it certainly was worth it. Contact with the hotel upon booking was good and we frequently got emails and calls from staff to ensure that everything was good and if we wanted anything else, including excursions....More

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About
Description
Take a deep breath of fresh Indian ocean air, relax and unwind. Essque Zalu Zanzibar is an intimate boutique destination nestled in a natural cove in the north east coast of Unguja (alias Zanzibar). Essque More Zalu Zanzibar combines contemporary luxury with a real sense of place. This boutique hotel has the turquoise waters of the Indian ocean to one side and lush green forest to the other, and there is just a hint of spice in the warm and fragrant tropical air. At Essque Zalu Zanzibar, create your own personal paradise, your own kind of luxury, an experience of a lifetime. Choose from 40 individual suites and 8 villas all with picturesque views over the lush tropical garden or the ocean turquoise blue. Our suites offer a luxurious-styled space crafted from local materials, adorned with native artwork and housed under a traditional pitched makuti roof. From farm to table, we take great pride in our sumptuous cooking. Satisfy your taste buds with a choice of two unique restaurants, three well stocked bars and a variety of destination dining experiences. Unashamedly indulgent, the Spa comprises of two couples treatment rooms, four single rooms, vichy shower, a sauna and steam room - a haven of restorative and rejuvenating perfection. Using only 100% truly organic and natural ingredients, our focus is on capturing the intelligence of nature in the restorative process. We know that the essence of nature can synergistically interact with the energy system, and this knowledge forms the basis of our Africology creations, all orchestrated to help you lead a more holistic lifestyle. Essque Zalu is your outpost into the first steps of the wildness and tranquility of Zanzibar. Reconnect with nature and experience a land rich in life and uninhabited space. We offer guests the opportunity to partake in activities to experience some of the islands most Spectacular and scenic excursions. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Spa
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Romantic
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On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
48
Price range
US$367 - US$675 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Essque Zalu Zanzibar Hotel Nungwi
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
48
Price range
US$367 - US$675 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Essque Zalu Zanzibar Hotel Nungwi
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
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Traveller (1,092)
Room & Suite (453)
Pool & Beach (258)
Dining (180)
Amenities (89)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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EBMUSCAT
10 October 2018|
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Response from Lusinda N | Reviewed this property |
$45 usd for transfer and transfer time 1 hour 30 minutes. Driver is very friendly, my partner was late for his ferry from zanzibar and the driver waited for 2 hours for the next ferry without any additional charge. We were... More
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StefanR2731
6 November 2016|
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Response from haffyfeet | Reviewed this property |
No not from here... go towards The east of Zanzibar for some excellent deals on scuba and the snorkelling.
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Michele F
13 September 2016|
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Response from Shahid A | Reviewed this property |
you could take a taxi to the main nungwi beach thats like 5 mins away for 10 usd maximum. yes safari is a good option as well however please check on the season as if its the rainy season then safari would not be a good... More
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"Villa 1 amazing"
EBMUSCAT
5 days ago
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"Ocean view room"
Kenwyoung
4 weeks ago
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"We had the villa to ourselves! Best views ever!"
siddharth707
10 Oct 2018
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"Make sure you clarify your plan we had half-board but didnt include some of the thing in the menu"
SNK777
6 Sep 2018
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