Location: Sultan Sands is located in Kiwengwa on the north east coast of Zanzibar standing on a beach front next to its sister resort, Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa, less than 45 minutes drive from Zanzibar airport and the Stone Town on tarmac road.

Accommodation: Sultan Sands Island Resort, has a total of 76 guest rooms offering two categories of rooms: 20 Bahari Rooms at the ocean edge with sea view and toes-in-the-sand theme, and 56 Pwani Rooms in single storey traditional rondavels built in beautiful landscaped garden grounds on raised grounds facing out to the Indian Ocean. Each room, in both Pwani and Bahari categories, features a spacious bedroom with 1 large king size double bed or 2 queen size beds all with mosquito nets, a separate dressing room, en suite bathrooms/shower, spacious veranda, air conditioners, ceiling fan, mini-bar, hair dryers, telephones, and satellite TV.

Facilities & Services: The main restaurant and bar are beautifully located with views over the swimming pool and the ocean beyond. There is a bar by the beach serving light dishes and beverages. The Casablanca Lounge, is the only long night facility (open 18h00 to 04h00 daily) for both the Sultan Sands guests as well as those of the Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa, and is conveniently located between the two resorts. Guests at the Sultan Sands Islands Resort are provided with a wide range of services and facilities at the neighbouring sister Resort – Bluebay Beach Resort & Spa – where all the listed services and facilities are available to guests at Sultan Sands as well.