Location: Located in Nungwi, on the north coast of Unguja, the Zanzibari Hotel advertises itself as boutique. With only eight rooms this hotel is for the traveller looking for a more personal service than that offered at the larger resort style hotels that dominate in this region.

Accomodation: The hotel offers twin, double and triple rooms, all with en suites with separate bath and shower, verandas, sea views, air-conditioning, hair dryers, fridges and coffee making facilities. The hotel is currently building two luxury suites. When completed, these will house up to four people. We are led to understand that they will feature flat screen televisions with the latest satellite options, iPod docking stations, Jacuzzis and room service

Facilities include a large pool which is open and lit at night and where complementary tea and cakes are served at 1700 daily, rock pools which are being converted into Jacuzzis, a traditional spa offering a range of massages and beauty treatments and internet access (Wifi is currently being installed).