Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa is located on the south east coast of Zanzibar, and was built utilizing local materials. It embraces the Zanzibari culture and traditions. The roofs made of “makuti” (palm thatch) and walls of coral. Inside Karafuu Beach Resort, old traditions meet luxurious finishes and first quality materials. The 5 star beach hotel, run by an Italian management, boasts a wide range of facilities.

Accommodation at Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa is in various types of rooms:

  • Junior Suites
  • Cottages
  • Garden Rooms

The use of local materials combined with traditional Zanzibar furniture makes the rooms feel very cosy. The rooms at Karafuu Beach Resort have a variety of features: wardrobe, en suite bathroom, balcony, mosquito net, ceiling fan, independent air conditioning, hot and cold running water, hair-dryer, telephone, room safe and mini bar.

Restaurants and Bars
Karafuu Beach Resort has a variety of options for your dining pleasure. These include:

  • Marikiti – Main restaurant
  • Eatalian – Pizzeria
  • Bondeni – A la carte
  • Grand Bleu – A la Carte Seafood
  • Masai Village
  • Floating Restaurant
  • Zanzi Bar – Cocktail bar
  • Pool Bar
  • Bondeni Bar

They have theme nights where you can explore food from different cultures like Swahili, Italian, etc. Food is sourced fresh and locally. Special dietary needs on request.


  • Boutique
  • Conference rooms
  • Game room
  • Swimming pool/ Kids pool
  • Satellite TV corner
  • Wireless internet
  • Spa
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Luxury Lounge
  • Children’s Area


  • Dive Centre
  • Tennis Courts
  • Table Tennis
  • Football
  • Beach Volleyball

Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa has many more activities on offer.

Incentive Groups Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa is suitable for incentives.