Sultan Sands

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
PO BOX 3276,KIWENGWA, NORTH EAST COAST,, Kiwengwa, ., Tanzania
4.5 out of 5 rating 728 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Sultan Sands in Kiwengwa, you'll be a 1-minute drive from Kiwengwa Beach and 7 minutes from Mapenzi Beach. This beach resort is 16.7 mi (26.8 km) from Mnemba Island and 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from Kendwa Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 76 guestrooms featuring minibars. Your room comes with a memory foam bed. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers.


Treat yourself with massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and an outdoor tennis court. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, shopping on site, and wedding services.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Mwambao serving guests of Sultan Sands. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour front desk, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. 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.

Kiwengwa Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Mapenzi Beach - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Muyuni Beach - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Mnemba Island - 26.8 km / 16.7 mi
Jozani Forest Reserve - 35 km / 21.7 mi
Kendwa Beach - 36.5 km / 22.7 mi
Nungwi Beach - 37.7 km / 23.4 mi
Nungwi Natural Aquarium - 38.8 km / 24.1 mi
Mnarani Natural Aquarium - 39 km / 24.3 mi
Zanzibar Ferry Terminal - 39.8 km / 24.7 mi
Chapwani Island - 40.7 km / 25.3 mi
Livingstone's House - 43.3 km / 26.9 mi
Christ Church Cathedral - 44.1 km / 27.4 mi
Hamamni Persian Baths - 44.2 km / 27.5 mi
House of Wonders - 45 km / 27.9 mi

The preferred airport for Sultan Sands is Zanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) - 46.4 km / 28.8 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
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.
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.

Know Before You Go

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.


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

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: TZS 21836 per minute (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: TZS 87344 per person (one way)

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

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

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.

  • -Tennis on site
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Conference space
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Conference center
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Health club
  • -Children's pool
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Children's club
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • -Fitness facilities - true
  • -Total number of rooms - 76
  • -Number of floors - 0
  • -Outdoor tennis court - 1
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 38
  • -Restaurant