Sunshine Hotel Zanzibar

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
Matemwe, Matemwe, Tanzania
4.4 out of 5 rating 18 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Matemwe, Sunshine Hotel Zanzibar is a 1-minute drive from Muyuni Beach and 11 minutes from Mapenzi Beach. This beach bed & breakfast is 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from Kiwengwa Beach and 9.7 mi (15.7 km) from Mnemba Island.


Make yourself at home in one of the 16 guestrooms. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and hair dryers.


Treat yourself with massages and facials. Additional features at this Art Deco bed & breakfast include complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Sunshine serving guests of Sunshine Hotel Zanzibar. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge, the beach bar, or the poolside bar. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Muyuni Beach - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Kigomani Beach - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Pwani Mchangani Beach - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Mapenzi Beach - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Kiwengwa Beach - 9.1 km / 5.6 mi
Mnemba Island - 15.7 km / 9.7 mi
Pongwe Beach - 21.6 km / 13.4 mi
Kendwa Beach - 25 km / 15.5 mi
Nungwi Beach - 26.2 km / 16.3 mi
Uroa Beach - 26.8 km / 16.7 mi
Nungwi Natural Aquarium - 27.1 km / 16.8 mi
Mnarani Natural Aquarium - 27.5 km / 17.1 mi
Marumbi Beach - 31.6 km / 19.7 mi
Kidichi Spice Farm - 37.4 km / 23.2 mi

The preferred airport for Sunshine Hotel Zanzibar is Zanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) - 52.5 km / 32.6 mi

Check-in time starts at 1pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 7 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Tourism fee: USD 1 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

A city tax of USD 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 50 per vehicle (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Beach bar - 1
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Beach towels
  • -Garden