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 Zanzibar.
Essque 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.
The warm hospitality and attention to detail at this five-star Zanzibar hotel are simply unforgettable. Enjoy life and enjoy your vacation at Essque Zalu Zanzibar, a Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award winner.
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. With comfortable furnishings, free breakfast, and free WiFi.
- Garden Suites
- Ocean View Suites
- Seafront Suites
- Garden and Seafront 2.1 Bedroom Villas
- Garden and Ocean View 3 Bedroom Villas
- 3 Bedroom Seafront Villa
- Ocean View, and Seafront 4 Bedroom Villas
AVAILABLE UNITS. VILLAS: Ocean and Seafront
Feature their very own private pool, in room dining, a private massage area, spacious living room and kitchen . The villas also boast either a terrace or balcony, with exquisite seaviews, upon which to laze.
AVAILABLE UNITS. VILLAS: Garden View
Feature their very own private pool, in room dining, a private massage area, spacious living room and kitchen . The villas also boast either a terrace or balcony, upon which to laze.
DINING: Essque Zalu Zanzibar offers two restaurants and three bars, under the culinary direction of Chef Jussi Husa, for guests to enjoy. In-room dining is also available 24 hours a day.
Market Kitchen is our all-day dining, deli-styled restaurant serving cosmopolitan flare, from a gastronomic spread of crisp salads, cured meats and the freshest seafood, to breads straight from the oven and mouthwatering desserts and cheeses. Dishes are accompanied bycarefully-selected vintages, exemplifying Chef Jussi’s belief that wine from the same hemisphere complements local ingredients, whilst also minimizing food miles.
Jetty Restaurant and Bar: Set al-fresco on the shoreline of the Indian Ocean, The Jetty celebrates the bounty of the seas. Here you can casually kick back with a refreshing cocktail, draw on some sheesha, gaze into the sunset or, quite simply watch the local dhows sail by. Experience a different setting every day, created exclusively by the elements and mirroring the ﬂow of the ocean. This is the place to be seen and immerse to the sounds of live music.
Baobab Bar: Enjoy a drink or two under the shade of the magniﬁcent Baobab tree and let our mixologist impress you with his special cocktail of the day.
Pool Bar: Keep cool and beat the heat by sipping cool cocktails, enjoying refreshing fruit shakes and light snacks, lounging pool-side with a breathtaking view of the turquoise waters of the ocean.
LOCATION: Essque Zalu Zanzibar is located in the north coast of the Zanzibar Island.
Settled in the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar and the hotel are accessible via plane or ferry from mainland Tanzania. The hotel sits in a natural cove on the northeast coast. Zanzibar International Airport is 37 mi/60 km and 50 minutes away. Travel by ferry from Dar es Salaam to Stone Town is 120 minutes, followed by a 50 minute drive from Stone Town to Essque Zalu Zanzibar.
ACTIVITIES: Essque Zalu Zanzibar features many on-site activities, such as:
- Swimming in the largest infinity pool on the island
- Enjoying a holistic treatment at Zalu Retreat Spa
- Exercising in the fitness center
- The family-friendly hotel also offers free, fun, and educational children’s activities at the Tinga Kids Club
Local activities can include:
- Tours of spice plantations
- Bazaars and markets of Stone Town, the world’s oldest Swahili coastal trading city, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the birthplace of Freddie Mercury
- Bottle-nosed or humpback dolphin viewing
- Sea sport activities like scuba diving among coral reefs, jet-skiing, parasailing, and kite surfing
Essque Zalu Zanzibar Offers 62% Off (Half Board & More!) for Crewconnected Members
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RATES ARE BASED ON HALF BOARD MEAL PLAN
Aircrew Package includes: 20% off Food and Beverage & 15% off Spa Treatments.