Location: Essque Zalu Zanzibar is located on the north coast of Zanzibar, eastern side, some 50 minutes drive from the Stone Town and Zanzibar airport.
Accommodation: Nestled in a natural cove overlooking the Indian Ocean, the resort boasts of 40 suites and 9 villas, housed under traditional thatched makuti roof and crafted from local materials. All 40 suites have a living room, spacious bedroom and bathroom, and outside terrace or balcony. One can select an Ocean Front, Sea view or view suite, which have a maximum occupancy of 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. For those who need a little bit of spoiling, the 9 villas offer a private plunge pool, in-room dining and massage, kitchen facilities, gardens and terrace or balcony. The 3-bedroom villas can accommodate up to 6 adults, while the 4-bedroom villas provide maximum occupancy of 8 adults, all en-suite.
Facilities & Services: The resort has three distinctive restaurants including the Jetty set al fresco on the shoreline of the Indian Ocean, and three well-stocked bars. Other amenities and services include children’s program (Petit VIP) for ages 4 to 12, complimentary resort-wide wireless internet connection, maid service in the suites & villas, check-in and out from anywhere in the resort, salt chlorinated infinity pool, a gym, international-branded spa with eight treatment rooms, sauna, steam bath, and vichy shower. The resort is committed to the environment, right from locally sourced sustainable construction and décor material to use of solar panels for hot water heating, Sewerage Treatment Plant allowing landscaped grounds to be irrigated using reclaimed water, and on-site organic vegetable gardens.