The Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa is beautifully located overlooking Zanzibar's magnificent long white sandy beach on the north-west coast. Traditional Zanzibar architecture combined with modern luxury creating the idyllic five-star holiday experience for couples, friends and families. Exotic plants adorn the gardens with an array of colourful frangipani blossoms. Gourmet dining at one of the two à la carte restaurants, relaxing spa experiences as well as the chance to snorkel or dive through the clear ocean waves to see a glimpse of the myriad of sea-life below. Surf, sail, cruise as the sunsets, a varied choice of water-sports awaits you here.
The hundred luxury ocean-front suites and villas offer the pinnacle in comfort and style. Contemporary with a blend of African, Arabic and colonial influences (which have all shaped the island). Each suite features a private balcony with sweeping views over the ocean and luscious gardens.
The Hideaway Spa & Health Club will transform your body and mind into a journey inner and outer peace offering an extensive and incredible range of spa services tailored to your personal needs, such as hammam, hydrotherapy, body and beauty treatments. Selected oil and fine products will make your stay even more delightful. A sensational relaxation area with Jacuzzi and pool, a fitness centre with Technogym equipment, with personal trainers available at an extra charge as well as regular yoga classes.
The Resort offers an internet café, a pool table, a library, board games, table tennis, a 50m swimming pool (separate children’s pool), tennis court, fitness centre, kayaking, Hobie cat sailing, windsurfing and guided tour of the Hideaway Botanical garden with local spices and fruit trees.
The Hide & Seek Kids Club is ideal for children aged four to twelve years. From cooking classes to the outdoor play area and a children’s swimming pool to enjoy. A yummy menu designed uniquely for the little ones will please every young taste bud. A babysitting service is offered at an additional cost.
The evening entertainment includes local and international musical, dramatic and dance shows, live music and gala parties by the swimming pool throughout the week.
The Tour & Excursions Office can arrange outings to nearby Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; so that you can explore the bustling markets and cultural wonders of this magical spice island. Fancy lunch on a beautiful sandbank? Take a trip on “Safari Blue” and a visit to the Jozani Natural Forest Reserve, home to the rare Red Colobus Monkey. Take a tour to the Spice Plantations and discover the history of trade on this beautiful island. Visit Prison Island, just off Stone Town, excellent for snorkelling and host to the giant turtles. Discover the ruins of Persian baths and Omani palaces, scattered in various locations on the island.
The Water Sports School, a team of professionals offer many water activities for the adventurous traveller; fro, kite surfing, snorkelling, scuba diving and a full range of PADI courses, to less rigorous pursuits where you can sit back and relax. The ocean surrounding Zanzibar has a diverse range of aquatic life with frequent sightings of turtles and dolphins, as well as occasional sightings of humpback whales and whale sharks. The island’s magnificent 20+ dive sites offer variety and adventure for beginners trying scuba for the first time, as well as for the more experienced divers.