$287 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Nov 14, 2014 Check-out: Nov 15, 2014

Melia Zanzibar

5 stars
P.o.box 3140, Kiwengwa, Zanzibar,
Hotel Overview
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The Melia Zanzibar Resort consists of 117 spacious guest rooms and suites, each with their own private terrace and uninterrupted views overlooking the Indian Ocean. Each guest room and suite has been designed to take full advantage of the magnificent views, whilst maintaining complete privacy from other guests. The guestrooms and suites are elegantly appointed and range in size from 60sqm to 300sqm, offering international satellite TV with movie channels, multilingual telephone voicemail, tea and coffee making facilities, in room safe and mini-bar. The guest rooms and suites are conceived as contemporary, each houses an en-suite bathroom together with a private tropical courtyard with an outdoor shower. The beautiful sandy tones and blues of Zanzibar are offset against the myriad of coral colors in the soft furnishings. Guest rooms and Suites are as follows; Garden Rooms 60 Terrace Rooms 40 Suites 10 Private Villas 6 Presidential Villa 1 ROOM AMENITIES All guest rooms and suites are elegantly appointed with interiors reflecting the coast, coral reefs and azure blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Rooms and suites are equipped with international satellite TV with movie channels, multilingual telephone voicemail, tea and coffee making facilities, in room safe and mini-bar, 24-hour room service, laundry/dry-cleaning service, bathrobes, shoe shine service, make-up mirror and hairdryer and a deluxe range of bathroom amenities. SERVICES The resort offers 5-star service and facilities The resort also offers a specialized banquet/meeting area for up to 80 guests. Multi-lingual staff, 24-hour concierge, 24-hour room service, laundry and dry-cleaning services, limousine service, tour desk, currency exchange, business center, and a Doctor on call 24 hours.

Hotel Map

-6.0011 39.3798
Area served
Nearby airports
The Main Airport is Zanzibar's Kisauni International airport. This is 50 minutes drive to the hotel which is about 60km from the property. The hotel offer transfer to their clients upon request. The cars include Toyota prado, and Mini Vans.
Area description
Situated on the exotic spice island of Zanzibar, which is part of an archipelago made up of Zanzibar and Pemba Islands in the Indian Ocean. 15 min by plane (or 2 hrs by ferry) from Dar Es Salaam, 60 km from the UNESCO World Heritage site, Stone Town, Zanzibar Ferry Terminal and the international airport. Melia Zanzibar contained within a beautiful 40 hectare estate providing spectacular, uninterrupted views of the magnificent Indian Ocean. The resort offers a private beach of pearlescent white sand lapped by warm ocean waters. The island is ringed by a natural coral reef, making bathing and snorkelling a relaxing and safe experience. For the more adventurous, the island of Zanzibar offers a range of activities and excursions. Explore the magical streets and alleys of East Africa's oldest functioning city and a visit to Stone Town will allow you to experience a melting pot of African culture, architecture, history and tradition.

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Melia Zanzibar Rooms

Melia Garden Room
The room offers two twin beds and one twin bed or one king bed. Garden Rooms (60) Located on the ground floor, the garden rooms offer the guests access to the magnificent tropical gardens with an outdoor terrace seating area surrounded by island flowers. Sitting out in the balmy evening breeze it is likely that you will hear the chattering of the bush babies, a nocturnal species of primate similar in size to a squirrel (45 sqm, private patio in the garden).
Melia Terrace Room
Terrace rooms(40) Enjoy the romantic sea breeze through our architecturally designed screen doors which allow you to enjoy the sultry Zanzibarian air day and night. The terrace rooms are situated on the first floor boasting both a private balcony and the additional luxury of access to the roof terrace. (45m2, can be connected with other terrace room, on request)
Zanzibar Suite
The room offers one king bed and one sofa bed. Zanzibar Suites (10) First floor suites provide the Melia guest with spacious accommodation consisting of a well appointed living and dining area and separate master bedroom with en suite bathroom. The Zanzibar suite has two private balconies leading from both the living/dining area and the master bedroom. Internal stairs lead to a large private roof top sun terrace complete with sun lounges. (100 sqm)
luxury Villa
The room offers one king size bed. Villa's (7) For the discerning traveler, Melia Zanzibar offers guests a choice of seven luxurious private villas located in front of the Ocean. Each with their own sun terraces and 20m long infinity swimming pools, spacious living/dining room and complete equipped kitchenette. The villa's range in size from single to triple bedroom units. 1-bedroom villa: 150m2 2-bedroom villa: 250 sqm, 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, WC for guests 3-bedroom villa: 300 sqm, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, WC for guests.


  • WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Pool
Room service
Business center
In-Room Safe
Conference facilities
Currency exchange
Airport shuttle
Free parking


The Spice Market
Modelled after the traditional spice markets found in Stone Town, the restaurant offers an African experience and themed nights with buffet. The restaurant spills out onto a beautiful terrace sheltered by island trees that allows for alfresco dining and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. 85 pax inside + 30 pax outside terrace.
Perched on the Cliffside overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean, Aqua prides itself on its excellent a carte menu with a definite Mediterranean influence. 35 pax + 30 pax outside terrace
Pool Bar & Restaurant
As relaxed as it sounds, Blu Bar located alongside the main infinity pool, is the perfect venue for light meals, soups, pasta's, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, snacks and an extensive menu of cocktails, international wine and beers and other beverages. 25 pax.
Gabi Beach
The powder-white sand of the Melia Zanzibar private beach provides a dramatic natural entrance-way to the resorts beautiful O' Grille Restaurant nestled quietly in the palm trees. Grilled fish of the day and meat, oven wood pizzas in a show cooking concept. 50 pax.
One of the landmarks of Melia Zanzibar is the beautiful jetty that transports you out into the Indian ocean. At the end of your 150m walk over the riff, you will discover the Jetty Bar & Restaurant - ready to welcome you for pre and after dinner drinks, snacks and cocktails made from the finest local fruits. Word tapas in a chill out ambience. 60 pax.
The Library Bar
Relaxing bar, offering Wine & Champagne.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Melia Zanzibar offers state of the art conference facilities with a capacity of up to 100pax seating and 150pax standing.

Hotel Policies


Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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