Zanzibar Serena Inn is idyllically situated on the sea-front of ancient Stone Town (‘Old Town’), which is a World Heritage Site. Flanked by an exotic mix of sultan’s palaces, Portuguese forts, ancient dhow harbors, and bright bazaars; the Zanzibar Serena Inn is a haven of tranquility and opulence styled to represent the epitome of Swahili style, ethnic elegance and Arabic opulence.
Zanzibar Serena Inn’s offers rooms and suites of the following types:
- Standard Rooms
- Prime Rooms
All rooms and suites have the following features: high ceilings with mangrove poles (used in the Swahili style of architecture), four-poster bed with mosquito net, arched niches, antique plates, brass lamps, carved furniture, side tables, vanity units and balconies, some of which feature massive free-standing hammocks.
Zanzibar Serena Inn rooms and suites are equipped with: 24-hour room service, air-conditioning, WIFI, direct-dial phone, in-room satellite TV, mini bar, private safe, 240V/3 pin (square)sockets and shaver sockets, hair driers, mosquito nets, bathrobe and slippers, umbrellas, porter/concierge, airport shuttle and limousine service.
While most of the rooms are designated non-smoking, a number of rooms are available for smokers, but these should be booked in advance.
There are various Restaurants and Bars offering different atmospheres. They are as follows: -
- The Baharia Restaurant
- The Terrace Restaurant
- The Masahani Bar
- The Pool Terrace
- The Mdele Coffee Shop
- The Mangapwani Beach Barbeque
- 24-hour room service
- Swimming pool and pool deck
- Live music nightly – Taarab
- Health and spa services
- Business centre, travel desk, taxi service
- Wedding planning service
- Gift Shop, news-stand and travel requisites kiosk
- Baby-sitting, children’s dining/menus
- Conferences, Meetings and Events
- 24-hour generator back-up
- Limousine and taxi services
- Team-building programs