Konokono Beach Resort is a quiet paradise located on the Michamvi Peninsula, on the South East Coast of Zanzibar. It sits on a property which covers 48,000 square meters of which more than 40% is under the resort’s conservation program, allowing guests to wander through jungle pathways and marvel at the rarest fauna and flora such as monkeys, duikers, dik diks, and numerous bird species. Konokono also boasts a 10,000 square meters of white pristine beach. It offers privacy and tranquility on one of the most secluded parts of Zanzibar Island.

Konokono Beach Resort has 24 villas nestled discreetly in a lush, natural surrounding, designed to make their guests experience maximum relaxation and serenity. There are three types of villas:

  • Garden view villas
  • Sea view villas
  • Family villas.

Every Villa has been roofed with “Makuti” thatch, and has a private garden with plunge pool, an array of amenities such as a well furnished lounge looking out onto a wide verandah, king sized bed, mosquito net and mosquito air guard system, ceiling fans, air conditioning, LCD TV, mini bar, coffee and tea facilities and private safe.

Beach Restaurant
At Konokono Beach Resort you can expect 5 star service. From its vantage point on top of a cliff, the restaurant offers a panoramic view of Michamvi bay. The restaurant offers a fusion of local and international cuisine. The attentive staff will cater to your needs. Guests can enjoy splendid cocktails and dinners while viewing sunsets, or star-filled nights.

Beach Bar
Relax and enjoy a selection of cocktails and snacks at the Konokono beach bar located in the heart of the vast private beach at the resort. Immesre yourself into the Zanzibari atmosphere.

Swimming Pool
There is a large infinity pool at Konokono and plenty of areas around to laze around either on the loungers or on the comfortable sofas at the poolside.


  • Internet/ WiFi connection available at Reception & Restaurant
  • 24 hour Reception and Concierge
  • 24 hour Laundry and Ironing service
  • Jungle Health Spa
  • Weddings

Sports Activities

  • Kite Surf at Paje
  • Diving at Mnemba Atoll
  • Ride on a catamaran (Julia)

Conservation Program
Konokono Beach Resort loves and respects its host environment. For this reason it has created its Conservation Program, aimed at preserving the delicate balance of fauna and flora, which covers more than 40% of the resort’s surface. In Konokono and in the Jozani Forest- Chwaka Bay Conservation Area you can admire many protected species, including the Red Colobus monkey and the Aders duiker.