With so many options of accommodation, choosing where to stay in Zanzibar can be daunting. The below properties are those owned by Zanzibar Watersports and those from where we operate our dive centers.

Our Accommodation

Sunny Cottage: This light and bright one-bedroom cottage is located within Kendwa Rocks and is a 5-minute walk down to the main beach. It has an en-suite bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen for a relaxed self-catering holiday. The private patio is set within a lush garden that is home to variety of colourful bird species. Keep an eye out for the bush babies that pop out from the trees at around 6am.

Enjoy airconditioning, free Wi-Fi and a full English breakfast every day. In the event of a power outage, the property has a generator so you won’t be without electricity. An added bonus of Sunny Cottage is that Nungwi Beach is an easy 10-minute walk.

Bandari Family Cottage: This laid-back cottage has a private master bedroom with queen bed and en-suite bathroom and is a 5-minute walk down to Kendwa Rocks Beach. For an enjoyable self-catering experience, it has a fully equipped kitchen, airconditioning, free WiFi and a private outdoor lounge deck overlooking a peaceful garden. Catch sight of some of Zanzibar’s beautiful birdlife here as well as the bush babies that also peek out here at around six o’clock each morning.

An inclusive full English breakfast awaits you every morning and in case of power outages, the property has a generator. This property is conveniently situated in a quiet area, where many different species of birds frolic in the gardens and bush babies come to say hello at 6am. An added bonus of Bandari Family Cottage is that Nungwi Beach is an easy 10-minute walk.

Accommodation at our Dive Centers

Paradise Beach Bungalows: These are simple en-suite rooms set up for the budget traveller that wants to be just meters from the Nungwi Beach shoreline. The main areas include a fully stocked bar and restaurant that serves local and international cuisine.

Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel: There are eight different types of rooms offered here, ranging from basic small-budget to large spacious en-suites with sea views. All rooms are set within tropical gardens and just a short walk down to Kendwa Rocks Beach. There is a fully stocked bar and food with local and international influences.

Other hotels

In addition to the hotels we have our centres in, we can also serve you if you are staying in any of the properties listed below. If the accommodation where you are staying is not listed, please contact us.

Blue Bay Beach Hotel
Sultan Sands Hotel
Neptune Pwani Beach Resort & Spa
Planhotel Mapenzi Beach Hotel
Planhotel Dream of Zanzibar
Ocean Paradise Resort
Mchanga Beach Hotel
Matemwe Bungalows
Matemwe Lodge and Retreat
Azanzi Beach Hotel
Nyota Beach Bungalows
Kasha Lodge
Pongwe Beach Hotel
Tamarind Beach Hotel
Pongwe Beach Bungalows
Kilindi Lodge
Sunset Bungalows
White Sands
La Gemma
Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort
Z Hotel
Nungwi Inn
Jambo Brothers
Union Brothers
Aman Bungalows
Flame Tree Cottages
Double Tree by Hilton
Langi Langi