As part of renovation work, the resort will be closed for three months from 01 April 2020 onwards.
From 01 July 2020, the hotel will reopen its doors to guests, as TUI BLUE Zanzibar.
Located on the north eastern coast of Zanzibar on beautiful Kiwengwa Beach, Dream of Zanzibar Resort is conveniently positioned with Stone Town International Airport just 45 minutes away.
Tucked away on a private stretch of beach framed by exotic gardens and azure waves, Dream of Zanzibar Resort most certainly lives up to its name.
Step into luxurious accommodation reminiscent of the Afro-Arabic palaces of old. Dine on freshly caught seafood and local delicacies as the sun sets over the ocean. Explore Zanzibar’s glimmering ocean depths, wild nature reserves and historic wonders.
Or simply relax at the resort with a pamper session at the spa and some cocktails beside the pool. Five-star luxury meets warm Zanzibari hospitality at this exceptional resort where families, friends and couples are sure to experience the holiday of a lifetime.
A large selection of beautifully appointed rooms offers luxurious accommodation to suit every requirement.
Lunch somewhere new every day, and then somewhere different in the evening. Choose from casual curries on the beach, grills, catch of the day and a brilliant display of food from around the world in Cape to Venice, our all day dining restaurant.
Every cocktail, drink and dish is complimentary in your stay, with à la carte options for special occasions.
Cape to Venice
A magnificent buffet display, with cuisine from all around the world.
The Andiamo Pizzeria
Typical Italian pizzeria, with authentic flavors and plenty of healthy options.
The Taj Mahal
Pull up a seat on the beach and tuck into a tasty curry.
Beach burgers! Juicy baps and wraps served up by the sea.
Sakura Sushi Bar
Japanese sushi and Teppanyaki served on a quiet terrace at the far end of the beach.
German grill on the beach, with hot dogs, baked potatoes and iced drinks.
The Boma Restaurant
A traditional styled restaurant to try the true African flavors of Zanzibar.
Asian dishes from Japan to Indonesia, dine inside or on the bamboo terrace.
The Golden Bridge
Energetic chefs at their cooking stations prepare fusion cuisine.
Our only à la carte restaurant for a special elegant evening by the sea.
The Kokosnuss Bar
Relax by the pool with a freshly crushed pineapple juice or a pinacolada.
Le Souk Bar
Shisha, mint tea and Middle Eastern sweets, a relaxed Arabian night.
The spa at Dream of Zanzibar is the place to really enjoy some holiday indulgence on your own or with a friend in our couples’ treatment room.
Rest and revive in the mosaic steam room, then choose your dream treatment from an extensive menu that includes therapeutic wraps, scrubs, facials and a range of massage. Many therapies use local ingredients such as mongongo nuts, cinnamon, coffee or African ginger.
The spa area includes a beauty salon, fitness facilities with views over the sand and sea, and a plunge pool for post treatment relaxation.
Dive from pool to sea and strike out in a kayak, play beach volley ball or soccer on the sand; there are loads of inclusive activities at Dream of Zanzibar all making the most of the Indian Ocean location. Our beach is a kite surfer’s paradise, and the snorkeling is world class.
The sea in front of Dream of Zanzibar is an inviting clear blue, with a soft sandy bottom. It is a beautiful swimming beach for all the family, meanwhile there’s plenty of sport to be had on and under the water; kayaking, snorkeling, diving, sailing and kite surfing.
Snorkeling and Diving
Zanzibar has some fabulously colorful reefs at the Mnemba Marine Reserve or Tumbatu, where you can snorkel or dive to spot turtles, clown fish, sea horses and octopus. Children can take a Bubble maker course, adults can train for PADI, while the more advanced might enjoy our night dives.
Sailing and cruising
The sea is soft and the wind is fair making the waters off our beach a dream for sailing and windsurfing. Take out a Pico, hobie cat or surfboard, and if you need a lesson professionals are always available. For something more relaxed join our sunset cruise on a traditional Arabic Dhow.
The shallow clear sea, sandy bottoms and fresh ‘Kuzi’ and ‘Kaskazi’ winds make our beach a dream for Kite Surfers. Learn to fly the kite, even 8 year olds can try this, then advance to steering and eventually test out some jumps and rotations, meanwhile pros will have a blast in these ideal conditions.
It is hard to leave Dream of Zanzibar even for a few hours, but there are plenty of excursions to choose, from spice tours to the history and heritage of Stone Town. There are also delightful trips to see the local wildlife; giant tortoises, dolphins and Red Colobus Monkeys.
Jambo! Our professional caregivers will give your little ones a warm welcome and will keep them energized, entertained and educated with sports, craft and games. They will build fabulous sand castles, learn to tie a kanga, try out beach Olympics and speak the Lion King lingo, Swahili. The group will have lunch together and then flop down for some movie time.
Simba Club is open for all kids aged 3 to 12 years, from 10am to 3pm every day except Thursdays, which can be arranged by request.
Brides to be, honeymooners and anniversaries, we offer the setting for a tropical celebration to remember forever. Prepare to be your most beautiful spending time in our dream spa enjoying wraps, scrubs and treatments, and let the beauticians polish nails and do your hair for the grand event. Dinner can be a torch lit event by the beach, by the pool, or a more intimate set up in one of the beach villas.
For business or a private celebration Dream of Zanzibar gives you a location to delight everybody. This is the setting of your dreams for a tropical beach wedding by the blue Indian Ocean, with a glamorous evening dinner. Business delegates are sure to be inspired to do their very best; there’s a conference centre for 120 guests, set apart in a quiet corner of the Resort.
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