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Essque Zalu

'Chic Ocean-front Luxury; Spacious Suites & Villas'


A contemporary luxury hotel and member of Preferred Boutique group this lifestyle resort enjoys stylish décor and a sophisticated ambience created by its stunning beachfront and lush natural setting. Accommodations at Essque Zalu are in either suites or villas of up to 4 bedrooms most with ocean views and many with private plunge pools. For families there is a kids club onsite and babysitting is available; romantics especially honeymooners will love the peace, beauty and tempting dining options. For the explorer there are a good variety of excursions whilst there is immediate access to sports especially water based.



In Our Opinion

‘The boutique-style ambience will appeal especially to romantics however families will also find ample services; the spacious suites and villas offer a home-from-home relaxed stay’
 

Choose from a selection of superbly equipped and presented villas and suites up to 4 four bedrooms.

  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Satellite TV
  • Walk-in closet
  • 100% cotton bath towels/non-allergenic pillows
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • Fully stocked minibar
  • Safe
  • Balcony / terrace
  • Twice daily housekeeping
  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Satellite TV
  • Separate bedroom
  • Lounge with sofa bed
  • Walk-in closet
  • 100% cotton bath towels/non-allergenic pillows
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower/double basin/bidet
  • Fully stocked minibar
  • Safe
  • Balcony / terrace
  • Twice daily housekeeping
  • All rooms non-smoking
  • 200 – 350sqm floor space
  • Spacious living room
  • Massage area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Private plunge pool
  • Individual climate control
  • Bathrooms with bath/walk-in shower/double basin/bidet

Garden Suite

This luxurious suite positioned in the midst of a lush tropical vegitation enjoys a spacious living area plus outside terrace or balcony; there is extensive use of local materials accompanied by native artwork to create a sumptuous island retreat.

FEATURES

  • 58sqm
  • Separate bedroom with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children Lounge
  • Outdoor terrace or balcony
  • Garden views

Ocean View Suite

This luxurious extra-spacious suite enjoys a spacious living area plus outside terrace or balcony; there is extensive use of local materials accompanied by native artwork to create a sumptuous island retreat.

FEATURES

  • 58sqm plus 22sqm patio
  • Separate bedroom with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children Lounge
  • Outdoor terrace or balcony
  • Ocean views

Seafront Suite

Situated at the front of the resort and at ground level luxurious suite enjoys a spacious living area plus outside terrace or balcony; there is extensive use of local materials accompanied by native artwork to create a sumptuous island retreat.

FEATURES

  • Separate bedroom with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children Lounge
  • Outdoor terrace or balcony
  • Ocean views
  • Seafront patio

Superior Garden Suite

This luxurious extra-spacious suite enjoys a spacious living area plus outside terrace or balcony; there is extensive use of local materials accompanied by native artwork to create a sumptuous island retreat.

FEATURES

  • 58sqm plus 22sqm patio
  • Separate bedroom with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
  • Outdoor terrace or balcony

  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Satellite TV
  • Walk-in closet
  • 100% cotton bath towels/non-allergenic pillows
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • Fully stocked minibar
  • Safe
  • Balcony / terrace
  • Twice daily housekeeping
  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Satellite TV
  • Separate bedroom
  • Lounge with sofa bed
  • Walk-in closet
  • 100% cotton bath towels/non-allergenic pillows
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower/double basin/bidet
  • Fully stocked minibar
  • Safe
  • Balcony / terrace
  • Twice daily housekeeping
  • All rooms non-smoking
  • 200 – 350sqm floor space
  • Spacious living room
  • Massage area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Private plunge pool
  • Individual climate control
  • Bathrooms with bath/walk-in shower/double basin/bidet

Garden 3 Bedroom Villa with Pool

Located at the rear of the resort amidst natural tropical vegetation the expansive Garden Villas have stunning, modern interiors that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and three generous ensuite bedrooms

FEATURES

  • Three bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 6 adults
  • Garden views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Garden 4 Bedroom Villa with Pool

Located at the rear of the resort amidst natural tropical vegetation the expansive Garden Villas have stunning, modern interiors that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and four generous ensuite bedrooms

FEATURES

  • Four bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 8 adults
  • Garden views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Ocean View 3 Bedroom Villa with Pool

Located at the heart of the resort these expansive villa have stunning, modern interiors that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and three generous ensuite bedrooms

FEATURES

  • Three bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 6 adults
  • Ocean views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Ocean View 4 Bedroom Villa with Pool

Located at the heart of the resort these expansive villa have stunning, modern interiors that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and four generous ensuite bedrooms

FEATURES

  • Four bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 8 adults
  • Ocean views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

One Bedroom Garden Villa with Pool

Located at the rear of the resort amidst natural tropical vegetation the expansive Garden Villas have stunning, modern interiors that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and a generous ensuite bedroom

FEATURES

  • One bedroom with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Garden views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

One Bedroom Seafront Villa with Pool

Delightful villa with stunning, modern interior that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and a generous ensuite bedroom.

FEATURES

  • One bedroom with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Sea views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Seafront 3 Bedroom Villa with Pool

Expansive villa with stunning, modern interior that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and three generous ensuite bedrooms

FEATURES

  • Three bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 6 adults
  • Sea views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Seafront 4 Bedroom Villa with Pool

Expansive villa with stunning, modern interior that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and four generous ensuite bedrooms

FEATURES

  • Four bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 8 adults
  • Sea views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Two Bedroom Garden Villa with Pool

Located at the rear of the resort amidst natural tropical vegetation the expansive Garden Villas have stunning, modern interiors that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and a two  generous ensuite bedrooms

FEATURES

  • Two bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 4 adults
  • Garden views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Two Bedroom Seafront Villa with Pool

Delightful villa with stunning, modern interior that include wooden flooring, local materials and native artwork to create a superb island ambience; enjoy comfortable in-room dining and two generous ensuite bedrooms.

FEATURES

  • Two bedrooms with king size or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 4 adults
  • Sea views
  • Extra villa amenities as above

Services


• Personal ‘Navigators’ to guide your through your stay
• 24-hour concierge
• Conference facilities
• Art gallery
• Boutique shop
• Complimentary WIF throughout

Leisure

(charges may apply)
• Spa
• Fitness centre
• Diving
• Snorkelling
• Deep sea fishing
• Cookery lessons (honeymooners0

Attractions on the island

• Follow in the steps of Dr Livingstone
• Explore spice plantations
• Scale Mount Meru at 4,566
• Hike along the Marangu route
• Game reserve safari
• Explore Stone Town
• Visit the birthplace of Freddie Mercury!
• Prison Island for snorkelling/diving

Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change
Please ask about available meal plans

Market Kitchen

The Market Kitchen-styled restaurant serves cosmopolitan fare, a gastronomic spread of crisp salads, cured meats, fresh seafood, bread straight from the oven, mouth-watering cheeses and desserts. Create your own culinary journey featuring organic produce and fresh, hand-picked ingredients from local growers.

A La Carte

Enjoy a fine dining experience with a 'Signature Plate' or char-grilled prime South African beef steak.

The Jetty

Enjoy a refreshing cocktail, delicate morsels of Arabic cuisine and freshly prepared mezze all at the shoreline of the Indian Ocean where dramatic sunsets simply complete an already idyllic picture. To add to the ambience relax with your friends to the sound of live music.

1506 Bar & Terrace

An up-market and intimate space for you to enjoy premium labels and vintages, speciality cigars, delicious tapas or a post-dinner nightcap.

Baobab Bar

In the shade of the magnificent Baobab tree is a friendly bar, comfortable seating and mood lighting; friendly mixologists will impress you with their skills and excite you with the cocktail of the day.
The hotel is situated 55km from Stone Town and the airport in Nungwi, Northern Zanzibar.

Essque Zalu welcomes families with children of all ages and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.

Accommodation
• Units can accommodate between 1 and 2 children

Kids Clubs

Petit VIP

Ages allowed: 4 to 12 years
Opening times: 10:00 to 12:00, 14:00 to 16:00 & 19:00 to 21:00
Cost: complimentary
Includes:
• Fun & educational activities

Babysitting
• Babysitting service available upon request
• Additional fee required

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