Fabulously situated near a white beach with fine, soft sand, creating a captivating landscape against the turquoise ocean with traditional boats suspended on the water. Maintained in the best local style, it combines fascinating colours and local raw materials with modern comforts. Stylish bungalows with makuti roofs and a beautiful swimming pool are perfectly set into the nurtured, tropical garden with a thousand palm trees. The hotel is a winner of the national distinction for particular care for the environment and use of modern, environmentally-friendly technological solutions. In 2019 the hotel was awarded ITAKA'S SAIL for the highest quality of services.
LOCATION: approx. 3 km from the small village of KIWENGWA, on a small hill descending gently to the beach; approx. 50 km from Zanzibar airport.
BEACH: Kiwengwa, public, fine white sand, gently shelving beach, right next to the hotel, access via hotel garden and descend by steps, private beach on a separated area, free umbrellas, sunbeds, mattresses and towels; large high and low tides.
HOTEL: five-star, modern and luxurious, built in 2000, renovated in 2013, 112 rooms, over a dozen bungalows, ground floor or first floor, spacious lobby, 24h reception, restaurants: Makuti - buffet meals, international cuisine, with elements of Indian, Italian and Swahili cuisine, vegetarian dishes, Bahari Grill - à la carte, seafood, open during lunch and dinner, Blue Merlin - restaurant by the beach, à la carte, seafood, fish, open during lunch, highchairs for children available in restaurants; pool bar, beach bar; boutique with souvenirs, jewellery, postcards and clothes; conference room for 80 people, free wireless Internet, terrace with a view of the tropical garden; extra charges: room service, childcare, bike rental; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard.
ROOM:garden: 2-person (1 extra bed available), approx. 35 m², elegant, modern, in Zanzibar style, individually controlled air-conditioning, bathroom (bath or shower; hairdryer), wc, wardrobe, mosquito net over the bed, satellite TV, telephone, coffee/tea set, ventilator, safety deposit box, fridge/mini-bar (payable); free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival; balcony or terrace (table and chairs), garden-view; superior: 2-person (1 extra bed available), approx. 45 m², garden room furnishing, partly sea-view (limited by vegetation); superior room on order, at a charge.
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: main swimming pool, free-form, fresh water, approx. 300 m², depth 0.2-1.6 m, separate p for children, Club 24 swimming pool, fresh water, approx. 100 m², depth 0.2-1.5 m, Jacuzzi, umbrellas, sunbeds, mattresses and towels available by the pool free of charge; tennis court, beachball, table tennis; playground and playroom for children, mini-club (3-13 y.o.); extra charges: court floodlights and equipment rental, pool table, fitness centre, watersports.
SPA: Oasis Spa: Jacuzzi, revitalizing, detox, Indian, hot stone massages, face and body treatments, various types of facemasks; treatments using natural cosmetics with the use of spices and fruits, prepared right before application, manicure, pedicure, hairdresser; use of Spa payable.
ALL INCLUSIVE: buffet breakfast (7.00-10.00), buffet lunch (12.30-14.30), buffet dinner (19.30-21.30) in Makuti restaurant; afternoon tea: coffee, tea, biscuits, snacks in Blue Deli Coffee Shop (16.00-17.00); soft drinks (8.00-24.00) and local alcoholic drinks (10.00-24.00).
CONTACT: 002542608360, www.bluebayzanzibar.com
The hours of serving meals provided in the offer as well as the functioning of particular elements of the hotel infrastructure may be subject to slight changes due to seasonality, weather conditions, guests' requests or force majeure, which the hotelier will not have the control of.
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The description includes all amenities that a hotel disposes. Due to local regulations regarding current hotel functioning and guests safety, the use of some of the hotel amenities may be limited. This condition may change in line with the introduction of new regulations or hotel occupancy.