Melia Zanzibar

Remarkable luxury on the Spice Island

Situated on the northeast coast of Zanzibar, renowned as the Spice Island, Melia Zanzibar, is a luxury all-inclusive resort built on a 40-acre estate with a beautiful 300-metre-long white sand beach and mesmerising views of the Indian Ocean.   

For the ultimate luxurious stay, the exclusive villas with private gardens and infinity pools, combined with “The Level” service, ensure extraordinary experiences are personal and tailored to you.

Take to the waters and enjoy the pleasant temperatures of the Indian Ocean. The natural coral reef that surrounds the beach of the resort makes for a relaxing and safe environment, ideal for families. 

Hayes & Jarvis Rating

Guide Price

 £2,199  per person
Hotel Category
Luxury
Location Type
Away from it all
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Beach

Hotel highlights

  • All-inclusive beach resort
  • Exclusive villas with private gardens and infinity pools
  • A variety of 5 Restaurants and 4 Bars offering a tasteful culinary experience
  • “The Level” service provides a sophisticated, luxurious and unique experience

Hotel Features

General Information

  • Check-in Time:
    14:00
  • Check-out Time:
    12:00
  • 124 rooms

Main Facilities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa facilities
  • Watersports
  • Wifi

Accommodation Type

  • H&J Recommended
  • Luxury Collection

Board Basis Options

  • All Inclusive

For Families

  • Family Rooms
  • Kid's Club

Hotel Location

Location Highlights

Melia Zanzibar

  • Away from it all
  • 45 minutes from Zanzibar International Airport
  • A luxury resort on the northeast coast of Zanzibar
  • 300m beach with pearlescent white sands
  • Spectacular views out to the Indian Ocean
  • 45 minutes from Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Melia Zanzibar

Facilities

The Level Lounge

Located in the AQUA restaurant, this private lounge is reserved for The Level guests throughout the day and has incredible views overlooking the hotels gardens and the Indian Ocean. Benefits of being a Level guest include à la carte breakfast in the Jetty restaurant, access to an exclusive sundeck and Pool Concierge, snacks, premium branded beverages and complimentary wi-fi in the lounge and evening cocktails under the stars on the lounge’s terrace.

Swimming Pool

Spend your days relaxing in the sun around the hotel’s large infinity pool, complete with stunning panoramic views of the Indian Ocean and just steps from the white sand beach.

The Spa

The Melia Zanzibar’s spa uses natural elements chosen for their purity and cultural authenticity to create a one-of-a-kind sanctuary. Influenced by Out of Africa author Karen Blixen’s visits to Zanzibar, you can enjoy your very own indulgent Out Of Africa treatment full of 1920s decadence and refinement, tailored to you. The spa has a six treatment rooms, a Thai Massage room and beauty salon – everything needed for a relaxing and soothing experience.

Fitness Center

Keep up your routine in the hotel’s fully equipped fitness center and infinity lap pool before winding down in the attached sauna.

Beach Volleyball

Activities

Try out any of the activities on offer at Melia Zanzibar, from kayaking and other water sports at Gabi Beach Club to the floodlit tennis court, beach volleyball, table tennis, pool games and other daily activities.

Melia Zanzibar

Room Types

Melia Garden Room

Designed with exquisite taste to enjoy all the comforts of this spacious room. Located on the ground floor providing direct access to the spectacular tropical gardens, the bathroom has a tropical outdoor shower. The room itself measures 50m2 and can be booked with a king size bed or twin setup is avaliable on request.   

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Towels included

Melia Terrace with Partial Sea View

Situated on the first floor with a private balcony this room offers a partial view to the magnificent Indian ocean, ideal to wake up to every morning of your stay. Enjoy the outdoor tropical shower  The room itself measures 50m2 and most have king size beds or twin setup is avaliable on request. Interconnecting rooms are also available in this room type, on request at time of booking. 

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

Family Room

If your travelling as a family with two children 11 years or under this is the ideal room for your stay. Consisting of a bedroom separate from a very large lounge where you will find a seating area, dining table and child twin beds. Located on the first floor with garden view and some have partial views of the magnificent Indian Ocean.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

The Level - Grand Suite Zanzibar

Check into this impressive suite at 117m2 total rest is guaranteed, with a large bedroom and king-size bed, bathroom with 48-inch TV and a large separate lounge with dining area. Take a refreshing tropical outdoor shower after a fantastic day of sun, beach and relaxation. The suite provides two private balconies, one from the bedroom and the other from the lounge, both overlooking the tropical gardens and with partial sea views. Your comfort is top priority at Melia which is why a bathrobe and slippers are also provided to make you feel completely at home.

This room also provides access to the exclusive The Level services and a wide range of VIP advantages full of luxury and comfort.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

The Level - Romance Ocean Front Pavilion

The cliffside location of this adults-only room provides inspiring and relaxing views of the Indian Ocean. A truely magical space with a large bathtub and huge king-size bed, for travellers seeking a romantic experience look no further than this room - the perfect retreat. Experience a taste of Tanzanian culture in a room inspired by the aesthetics of the "makuti", the typical local buildings.

This room also provides access to the exclusive The Level services and a wide range of VIP advantages full of luxury and comfort.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Sea View
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

The Level - One Bedroom Villa

This is the best option for guests seeking a romantic getaway or an unforgettable honeymoon. The villa provides a private 11-metre pool in a 240 m2 tropical garden. It also features a fully furnished terrace with sunloungers from which you can enjoy starry nights in the greatest privacy. The villa provides a large bedroom with king-size bed, separate lounge with toilet and fully equipped kitchen. Relax with a bubble bath in your oversized bathtub or an outdoor shower while enjoying the warm tropical climate that surrounds you. 

The Level guests receive VIP privileges, another reason why the villa offers so many details to make your stay totally luxurious. Enjoy the private butler or chef services to prepare and serve the dishes of your choice. 

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Butler Service
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Private Pool
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
Melia Zanzibar

Food & Drink

Spices Restaurant

Designed on the traditional spice market found in Stone Town, Spices Restaurant offers an international combination of cuisines with a distinct African and Arabian influence. A buffet style restaurant, the ambiance is relaxed, with 3 open show cooking islands to observe and the choice of al fresco dining on the terrace. The dress code is smart casual for dinner, with the request that men wear trousers.

Gabi Beach

Nestled amongst the resorts palm trees, choose to dine in an informal atmosphere with music playing, as you relax on a sun lounger in paradise. A tempting grill menu, as well as sea food, light salads and wood-oven pizzas, accompanied by cocktails, will satisfy the tastebuds during the day.

Jetty Lounge

A landmark of the resort, the beautiful jetty accommodates the Jetty Bar & Restaurant. Ideal for both pre and after dinner drinks as well as an international journey of cuisine, with small portions selected from different countries. A special set menu with more Asian influences can be ordered for an additional charge.

Aqua Restaurant

A fine dining, a la carte, restaurant perched on the cliffside with magnificent views of the Indian Ocean. A combination of Mediterranean influences and African colours, Aqua Restaurant, is a perfect choice to celebrate special occasions. The dress code is smart casual, with long trousers to be worn by men. Please note, only Premium or The Level guests have Aqua Restaurant included in their all-inclusive dining package.

qualia Drink

Pool Bar

Conveniently located alongside the main infinity pool, light meals, sandwiches, snacks and beverages are served here throughout the day.

The Library

Whether you wish to relax in a comfortable quiet atmosphere to read a book, or the newspaper, or enjoy pre and after dinner drinks in the evening, The Library is a suitable choice. Discover the cigar menu and choose one to accompany a fine whiskey.

Board Basis Options

All Inclusive

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