Meliá Zanzibar is a luxury beach all-inclusive resort situated on the north-east coast of the exotic island of Zanzibar, in Tanzania, also known as the “Spice Island”. Meliá Zanzibar is built on a 40-acre estate with a beautiful beach of pearlescent white sand lapped by warm ocean waters, 300 meters long, situated at the very end of the property to procure the perfect combination with nature. The resort is ringed by a natural coral reef, making bathing a relaxing and safe experience.



Meliá Zanzibar offers few accommodations options: Private villas completed with their own beautiful gardens and breathtaking pools. Romantic Pavilion overlooking the Indian Ocean. All rooms and suites are decorated in contemporary style and have been designed to maintain complete privacy. They are equipped with large comfortable bathrooms, outdoor tropical rain shower with sky view (except the Romance Pavilions) and private terrace or balcony, and most of them with side view of the Indian Ocean.

A total of 140 rooms, which include 60 Melia Garden, 40 Melia Terrace, 5 Family Rooms, 16 Ocean View Bungalows and the unique and exclusive service The Level with 07 Romance Ocean Front Pavilions, 5 Zanzibar Suites and 7 stunning Villas with private pool and garden.

Meliá Garden Rooms: 60 x 50 sqm standard room situated on the ground floor with direct access to the garden. Outdoor tropical shower. Twin separate beds also available in this room type | 45 King (200X200 cm) & 15 Twins (200X100cm).

Meliá Terrace Room: 40 x 50 sqm standard room situated on the first floor, garden views and most with partial ocean view. Outdoor tropical shower. Interconnecting rooms available in this room type (with two options: both with king size bed, or one with king size bed + the other one with twin beds on request). 35 King size bed (200X200 cm) & 5 Twins (200X100cm)

Family Room: 5 x 117 sqm bedroom separate from the living room with dining table. 2 balconies. Situated on the first floor with garden view and some partial ocean view. Ideal for families |Extra beds in living room | King size bed in the bedroom (200X200 cm) Outdoor tropical shower.

Ocean View Bungalows: 16 x 65 sqm warm & cosy wooden bungalow with a spectacular direct sea view terrace, with the typical “Makuti” roof. King size bed (200X200 cm)

The Level Category

Romance Ocean Front Pavilion:  7 Exquisite rooms directly on the Indian Ocean with the most amazing Ocean views. Design with different coconut tree wood sizes and shapes with the typical “Makuti” roof. (Made and braid with the dry leaves from the Coconut trees itself) | King size bed (200X200 cm) Premium All Inclusive package.

Grand Suite Zanzibar: 5 x 117 sqm, separate living room with dining table, situated on the first floor with garden view and some partial ocean view | 2 balconies | King size bed (200X200 cm) | Outdoor tropical shower. Premium All-Inclusive package.

1 Bedroom Villa: 5 x 160 sqm, separate living room with dining table and toilette, kitchen, outdoor tropical shower 240 sqm of garden area with private pool, solarium with sun beds. Pool measures: 11.5 meters long – 4 meters wide – 1.4 meters deep Butler service |Premium All-inclusive Package – The LEVEL Service | King size bed (200X200 cm) .

2 Bedroom Villa: 1 x 244 sqm. Two complete bedrooms, with king size bed, and bathrooms, outdoor tropical shower, separate living room with dining table, and toilette |Kitchen. 300 sqm of garden area with private infinity pool with sun beds and amazing ocean front views. Infinity Pool measures: 11.5 meters long – 4 meters wide – 1.4 meters deep Butler service | Premium All-inclusive Package – The LEVEL Service | King size bed (200X200 cm)

3 Bedroom Villa: 1 x 284 sqm, 3 complete bedrooms with bathrooms, separate living room with dining table and toilette |Kitchen. 1.220 sqm of garden area and private infinity pool with solarium with sun beds and amazing ocean front views. Infinity Pool measures: 20 meters long – 5 meters wide – 1.4 meters deep Butler service | Premium All-inclusive Package – The LEVEL Service | King size bed (200X200 cm)

Restaurants and Bars


Spice Market:  Modelled after the traditional spice market found in Stone Town, the restaurant offers a relaxed dining experience that features an International mixture of cuisines with a distinct Arabian and African influence in buffet style. With 3 spectacular open show cooking islands. The restaurant spills out onto a beautiful terrace sheltered by island trees that allows for alfresco dining and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our Chefs from all around the world will prepare surprising theme evenings for you to enjoy a great gastronomic journey. Such as: Tropical seafood, Arabian, BBQ, Indian, Mediterranean. It may close some days per week when offering Tapas Lunch at Jetty. Seasonal. Some nights with live show entertainment.

Aqua: Perched on the cliff side overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean, Aqua prides itself in its excellent a la carte menu with Mediterranean Fusion that combines world cultures from African contemporary flavours. Open for dinner, reservation required. Dress Code: Smart Casual (Long Trouser for men)

Pool Bar & Restaurant:  As relaxed as it sounds, the pool bar, located alongside the main infinity pool, it is a perfect venue for light meals, sandwiches and snacks. The pool bar offers an extensive menu of cocktails, beers and other beverages.

Gabi Beach Club: The powder white sand of the Meliá Zanzibar beach provides a dramatic natural entrance way to the resort’s beautiful Gabi Beach restaurant nestled quietly in the palm trees. Open from 10h to 18h. Feel the Beat, have a Drink, catch a Groove, grill menu in an informal atmosphere, chill out music and much more. About 1 kilometre from the Main Lobby, golf carts take you to the Gabi. Fresh Fish of The Day, Seafood & Snack & Pizza selection in our Wood oven. Once a week: special SWAHILI evening with typical local food. Seasonal. Gabi Beach might open for special parties and dinner under the stars (extra cost applicable).

Jetty Lounge: One of the landmarks of the Meliá Zanzibar is the stunning Jetty that brings you in the heart of the Indian Ocean. Breakfast open THE LEVEL only. Set Menu lunch for everybody. Daily dinner with International Tapas selection available a la carte (upon reservation).

The Library Bar:  Relaxing Bar opened during the day till late evening with air conditioning to have a nice drink or a relaxing tea time to read your newspaper.

Gabi Beach: Situated at the top of the property, this beautiful beach 300 meters long offers beach towel service, sunbeds, umbrellas and Balinese beds | Toilets and showers | Bar & Restaurant services | Inside the property transfer service to Gabi Beach Club every 10 minutes |Beach volleyball court | Kayaks | Kitesurfing lessons ($) Different Bali bed packages at the Beach Club ($ extra supplement per Bali bed per day)

Melia Spa

Rooted in the timeless healing traditions of the world’s richest cultures, The Spa is designed to restore balance and harmony between body and mind in an oasis of beauty, grace, and tranquillity The spa provides 6 private treatment rooms, 3 of them with steam room inside, and an outdoor swimming pool with sun deck. Pool size: 21.5 meters long – 6 meters wide – 1.4 meters deep.