Melia Zanzibar

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Kiwengwa, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
4.4 out of 5 rating 169 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Melia Zanzibar in Kiwengwa, you'll be on the beach, within a 15-minute walk of Kiwengwa Beach and Mapenzi Beach. This 5-star hotel is 10.3 mi (16.5 km) from Mnemba Island and 3.7 mi (6 km) from Muyuni Beach.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 124 guestrooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Conveniences include safes and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Amenities

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages and body treatments. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Dining

All-inclusive rates are available at this hotel. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Grab a bite at Gabi Beach Club, one of the hotel's 5 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Mapenzi Beach - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Kiwengwa Beach - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Pwani Mchangani Beach - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Muyuni Beach - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Pongwe Beach - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Kigomani Beach - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Mnemba Island - 16.5 km / 10.3 mi
Uroa Beach - 17.7 km / 11 mi
Marumbi Beach - 22.5 km / 14 mi
Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park - 29.6 km / 18.4 mi
Cheetah's Rock - 31.3 km / 19.4 mi
Kendwa Beach - 33.8 km / 21 mi
Kidichi Spice Farm - 34.1 km / 21.2 mi
Chapwani Island - 34.8 km / 21.6 mi

The preferred airport for Melia Zanzibar is Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 48.4 km / 30.1 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
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 may be 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
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property 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. The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.

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 before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December.

  • A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

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

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.00 per person, per night

The charges below are included in your overall room price:


  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee

  • Christmas Eve gala dinner 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.


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

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 78 per person (one-way)

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

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Library
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Sauna
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Beach towels
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Children's club (free)
  • -Outdoor tennis court
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • -Beach sun loungers
  • -Beach umbrellas
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • -Number of restaurants - 5
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Supervised childcare/activities
  • -Tennis on site