The Z Hotel is a chic, boutique hotel situated on a secluded plot on the corner of an idyllic beach in Nungwi, Zanzibar.  The structures have makuti (thatch) which is a local material and they have introduced modern furniture creating a unique style, that is elegant and contemporary. It is set in a lush, tropical garden with direct access to the beach. The Z Hotel has been finished to a high specification by an international team of architects and interior designers.

The Z Hotel has 6 room types on offfer:

  • Deluxe Garden View
  • Deluxe Sea View
  • Rooftop Suites
  • Ocean Front Cottages
  • The Z Suite

The in room facilities include:  French doors (full length glass), leading out onto the balcony with views over the landscaped tropical garden and the Indian Ocean. All rooms feature large beds with mosquito nets, LCD TV, DSTV cable television, WiFi and Philippe Starck furniture.

Dining & Bar
The Z Hotel’s main restaurant, Saruche, offers a four course Table de Hote Menu of African-European fusion cuisine, a variety of fresh fish and other seafood. They also have themed buffets, an international wine selection and live entertainment. The cocktail bar has an extensive champagne and cocktail menu. The cocktail bar also offers Asian fusion tapas, fish & chips, salads and sushi.


  • Spa
  • Weddings & Honeymoons
  • Corporate events
  • Incentives
  • Dive Centre
  • Swimming Pool