Situated on the exotic spice island of Zanzibar, Meliá Zanzibar is 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 snorkeling a relaxing and safe experience.
Accommodation at Melia Zanzibar has been designed to offer the highest standards of European luxury ensuring that your stay is both personalized and memorable. As such, we offer five accommodation options ranging from private villas complete with their own beautiful gardens and breath-taking infinity pools, to romantic garden rooms decorated with ornate Zanzibari beds and equipped with exquisite bathrooms
All rooms offer the guest the choice of either a queen bed or two singles, draped for your comfort with mosquito nets, and all rooms are equipped with a multi functional seating area. International direct dial telephone with multi-language voice mail, alarm clock, bathroom telephone, cable TV, mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities, large in room safe and high speed internet access are just some of the features of the Melia Zanzibar experience. To add to this, rooms come standard with spacious en suite tropical bathrooms which feature separate glass enclosed rainforest showers.Villa's
For the discerning traveler, Melia Zanzibar offers guests a choice of seven luxurious private villas each with their own sun terraces and swimming pools. The villa's range in size fr om single to triple bedr oomunits.
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.
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.
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.
The Spice Market
Modeled after the traditional spice markets found in Stone Town, the restaurant offers a relaxed dining experience that features an international mixture of cuisines with a distinct Arabian and African influence, in both its a la carte and buffet menus.
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 al a carte menu with a definite Italian influence.
35 pax + 30 pax outside terrace
Pool Bar & Restaurant
As relaxed as it sounds, Blu Bar & Restaurant located alongside the main infinity pool, is the perfect venue for light meals, soups, pasta's, sandwiches,
wraps, burgers and snacks.
The powder- white sand of the Meliá Zanzibar private beach provides a dramatic natural entrance-way to the resorts beautiful O' Grille Restaurant nestled quietly in
the palm trees.
One of the landmarks of Meliá Zanzibar is the beautiful jetty that transports you out into the Indian ocean. At the end of your walk you will discover the Jetty Bar &
Restaurant – ready to welcome you for pre and after dinner drinks and snacks.
Located alongside the main infinity pool offers an extensive menu of cocktails, international wine and beers and other beverages
Your journey out over the Indian ocean is immediately rewarded when you reach the Jetty Bar where our specialty barmen will conjure up a cocktail made from the
finest local fruits.
Relaxing bar, offering Wine & Champagne.
Zanzibar is located in the Indian Ocean, about 25 miles from the Tanzanian coast – 20 minutes by plane or 2 hours by Ferry from Dar es Salaam.