Ras Nungwi

Ras Nungwi lies at the north side of Zanzibar Island, a breezy beach escape on the spiciest island in Tanzania. The 32 rooms and suites are each delicately woven and laced with local and eastern contemporary designs. Meals are a healthy mix of Indian and African, buffet and service, as the country’s variety of cultures fuse together to provide guests with a genuine taste of local colors. An air of relaxation emanates from every pore of the hotel’s skin, welcoming all to join in on the educational and active games and water sports, including diving and snorkeling.

  • Superior Chalet (Sea View)Superior Chalet (Sea View)
Superior Chalet (Sea View)

Superior Chalet rooms offer marvelous sea views, and are tastfully furnished. Room amenities inlcude: four poster beds, balcony, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, hair dryers, and electronic safes.Mosquito nets over all beds ensure a peaceful night's sleep, with the sound of the ocean rounding off a relaxing day in paradise.

  • Superior Deluxe Chalet (Sea View)Superior Deluxe Chalet (Sea View)
Superior Deluxe Chalet (Sea View)

Superior Deluxe Chalet rooms offer marvelous sea views, and are tastfully furnished. Room amenities inlcude: four poster beds, balcony, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, hair dryers, and electronic safes. Rooms also offer deluxe amenities such as iPod docks and other special extras. Mosquito nets over all beds ensure a peaceful night's sleep, with the sound of the ocean rounding off a relaxing day in paradise.

  • Lodge (Garden View)Lodge (Garden View)
Lodge (Garden View)

Lodge rooms offer beautiful garden views, and are tastefully furnished. Room amenities include: four poster beds, balcony, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, hair dryers, and electronic safes. Mosquito nets over all beds ensure a peaceful night's sleep, with the sound of the ocean rounding off a relaxing day in paradise.

  • Ocean Suite (Sea View)Ocean Suite (Sea View)
Ocean Suite (Sea View)

For those seeking a truly exclusive hideaway for all or part of their stay, Ras Nungwi's unique Ocean Suite provides the finest beach accommodation on Zanzibar Island. The enormous and very private detached suite of over 200 square metres is entirely self-contained in verdant gardens, with its own plunge pool and spacious living areas. Guests in the Ocean Suite can enjoy its magnificent roof-terrace and open-air sitting room, perfect for private dinners, airy siestas or stargazing.

    Ras Nungwi Restaurants

    Where better to enjoy gourmet evenings under the stars than on the fabled island of spice. Hotel chefs relish the task of preparing elegant and appetizing menus from an abundance of local ingredients, including fresh coconut and aromatic spices, the finest array of seafood and plenty of heavenly tropical fruit. Offering a true fine dining experience, Ras Nungwi is renowned for its excellent cuisine. Connoisseurs will also appreciate the wine-list, the most extensive in the region, selected to appeal to all palettes and tastes. With the exception of the French champagnes, all wines are chosen from award-winning South African vineyards.

      Ras Nungwi Activities

      Billiards, table tennis, darts, board games (including Bau, a Zanzibarian favorite) and a TV room are available to hotel guests. Mountain bikes can be rented to explore the hotel's environs, or you may just want to take long strolls on the unspoiled beach. For those seeking the ultimate in relaxation, a massage can be arranged for you. The SupaDuka Boutique at Ras Nungwi, decorated by renowned artist Kioko Mwitiki, offers a tasteful range of quality gifts, clothing, unique arts and crafts and essential travel items. Tours and excursions to various places of interest can be organized through the hotel.

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