Framed by the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, Essque Zalu Zanzibar is nestled in a natural cove on the north east coast of Zanzibar. This boutique Zanzibar hotel combines contemporary luxury with a real sense of place. It features the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean to one side, lush green forest to the other, and just a hint of spice in the warm and fragrant tropical air. The hotel itself has been carefully constructed to the make the most of these breath-taking views: an idyllic turquoise lagoon, the tranquil ocean, and the expansive flourishing gardens.
Accommodation and Meals
Essque Zalu Zanzibar feature 40 suites, as well as eight three and four-bedroom villas from which to choose from, all of which boast views of the Indian Ocean, or the lush, tropical gardens.
Suites:- All 40 of this Zanzibar resorts’ suites comprise of a spacious master bedroom, lounge and outside terrace or balcony. Guests can select Ocean Front, Sea view or Garden view suites, each of which have their own individual charm and unique appeal. The suites at Essque Zalu Zanzibar boast a maximum occupancy of 3 adults, or 2 adults and 2 children. This ensures that they are the ideal destination for both couples seeking a romantic getaway, and families who do not wish to compromise on luxury.
Villas:-For a more spacious stay, Essque Zalu Zanzibar offer guests 8 luxury villas to choose from, all of which feature their very own private pool, in room dining, a private massage area, spacious living room and kitchen . As expected, the villas also boast either a terrace or balcony, with exquisite seaviews, upon which to laze. The maximum occupancy is as follows:
3 Bedroom villas: 6 adults
4 Bedroom villas: 8 adults
Ensconce yourself in these luxuriously-styled spaces crafted from local materials, adorned with native artwork and housed under a traditional pitched Makuti roof.
Restaurant & Bar:- Satisfy your taste buds with a choice of three distinctive Zanzibar restaurants, showcasing a range of traditional and international dishes and catering to a broad variety of tastes. Enjoy home-cooked food in the rustic Market Kitchen and treat yourself with a scrumptious Arabian feast overlooking the water at The Jetty.
As the name suggests, the Baobab Bar allows guests to enjoy their choice of beverage under the shade of a magnificent Baobab Tree. The Jetty is an Essque standout, set right on the shoreline of the Indian Ocean, with achingly beautiful views.
Should you prefer to have the drinks come to you, simply dial a mixologist to come directly to your suite and shake-up your very own tailor-made cocktail.
Unique Zanzibar weddings:-
Zanzibar itself is romantic enough without any embellishments, featuring lingering golden sunsets, sublime weather and a stunning coastline for the backdrop to a perfectly relaxed and memorable day. All this sets the scene for a tranquil and fulfilling marriage.
With spacious, stunning ceremony and reception venues, a number of luxurious accommodation options, an outstanding team of coordinators, as well as breath-taking scenery for photographs, Essque Zalu Zanzibar is the ideal location of a romantic, Zanzibar wedding.
Beach weddings are the most popular choice for weddings in Zanzibar, and many a bride at Essque Zalu Zanzibar has repeated her nuptials, barefoot under her elaborate designer gown, overlooking the crystal-blue ocean. The gorgeous sunset and cooler temperatures are an outstanding feature of these weddings, and photographs taken in this light are nothing less than spectacular.
Watersport activities offered at Essque Zalu Zanzibar:
- Jet– Ski Rental and Safari
- Water Skiing
- Wake boarding
- Banana Boat
Zanzibar Spa:- Essque Zalu Zanzibar’s spa provides a peaceful, non-invasive and warm environment that makes it ideal for individuals seeking privacy, peace and quiet.
Wellness has become a way of life and the ‘Zanzibar Spa’ prides itself on being able to create an unforgettable experience
- TaxiFrom Dar es Salaam city centre to airport: 20 mins to 1 hour
- FlightFrom Dar es Salaam to Stone Town: 20 mins
- Car From Stone Town to Essque Zalu Zanzibar: 50 mins
- Ferry From Dar es Salaam to Stone Town: 2 hours