Zawadi Hotel Zanzibar

Michamvi, Kati, Zanzibar South & Central, Zanzibar, Tanzania – Show more hotels in Zanzibar

Location: South East Coast, Michamvi, Tanzania


With a spectacular view of the Indian Ocean, framed by swaying coconut palms and bougainvillea, sits atop a cliff, a private intimate getaway beach retreat with only twelve spacious villas – Zawadi Hotel. Located on the Southeast coast of Zanzibar, just 60 minutes from the airport is the newest addition to the prestigious Zanzibar Collection. Designed in an elegant laid back beach style, Zawadi is a relaxed opulence at its best, lying on one of the most coveted locations on the island of Zanzibar with breathtaking unrivaled views of the Indian Ocean. At the center of the property, the cliff recedes, creating a beautiful cove of pristine white sandy beach. Zawadi offers twelve guests accommodation in 100 sqm villas with en-suite bathrooms (bath and shower), and a spacious terrace directly overlooking the ocean. In a relaxed atmosphere and understated elegant beach décor, this laid-back hideaway offers guests an all-inclusive stay with the very best cuisine and personalized service. The Hotel is situated on a natural water channel, within the fringing reef meaning that even at the lowest tide, there is still enough water to swim, kayak, snorkel, SUP, and boat ride. Only a 4-minute boat ride to the Blue Lagoon offers some of the best snorkeling on the South East Coast – the home to a shallow juvenile fish nursery and intricate coral boulders. The Zawadi culinary experience for the guests of Zawadi, the Hotels celebrated chef has created an inspirationally spiced Swahili menu. A subtle blend of the African, Indian, Arabic, and Persian influences that define the cuisine of this unique island, the menu reflects the very best of seasonal local produce. The colorful menu also features the Chef’s presentation of a range of continental dishes and he will be delighted to incorporate any dietary preferences that you may share. The fabled Spice Isle is the ultimate romantic honeymoon escape. A tailor-made escape might include a dhow trip for two, sundowners on the beach at sunset, a lantern-lit dinner for two in your own private beach bower, a personalized dive, windsurfing for two, kayaking, village visits, his and hers spa sessions, or a private tour of the palaces and emporiums of famous Stone Town.

Uniqueness of this Camp

his boutique lodge is located on 25 acres of farm in the calm outskirts of the agricultural town of Karatu. It is a sensitively eco-friendly luxury lodge that in order to harmonize with the environment, has been very unobtrusively designed and positioned within the farm. Having won several awards Luxury Country Lodge 2016, 2017, 2018, Certificate of Excellence Trip Advisory 2019.


A Total of 32 Rooms in 16 well-spaced cottages, with each Cottage having two Rooms, a comfortable lounge, en-suite bedrooms, all with a mini bar, coffee-making facility, air-conditioning, satellite television, Wi-Fi, a private balcony with sweeping views of the farm, the surrounding scenic landscape, and the most amazing sunsets. Tastefully decorated in a classic style with ceramic floors and furniture throughout, with a signature Acacia hospitality.


Lodge Amenities: with a well-stocked curio shop, an inviting Swimming Pool and it’s a bar area as well as a well-equipped Gym and a refreshing Spa. A little Business Centre and a forty seater conference room conveniently located near the public area equipped with all the standard facilities.


Farm Tour/Nature Walk, Cycling, Swimming, Birding, Access to Mini Gym, (at extra cost) Massage, Hiking/Nature Walk to Endoro Elephant Caves, Cultural Tribe Tour, Bush Lunch/Breakfast.