Kilindi Zanzibar
Location: Zanzibar, Tanzania
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This secluded Zanzibar resort sits on 50 acres of tropical gardens with access to its own private beach. Designed for Benny Andersson, the 15 white-domed villas stand out against the green foliage and are an ode to Oman’s architecture. Admire the Indian Ocean seascape, then unwind at the Kilindi Spa.
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Oman-inspired architecture, Kilindi Zanzibar

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Kilindi Zanzibar and its private beach

About Kilindi Zanzibar

Zanzibar, also known as the “Spice Island”, is an island that lies just off the coast of Tanzania. It has a rich history as a former stop for merchants travelling by ship. Located on the north-west coast, Kilindi Zanzibar resort is private and a bespoke destination for travellers. Guests can sit back and watch the dhows sailing past from their villa’s private verandah or plunge pool. Kilindi Zanzibar is situated just an hour away from Stone Town, perfect for those who are interested in the island’s fascinating history. It’s possible to see Tumbatu Island and the traditional dhows from the resort. There’s a 24-meter infinity pool, a bar with a waterfall feature and an indoor-outdoor dining area.

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Each villa has 2 plunge pools, Kilindi Zanzibar

Kilindi Zanzibar Accommodation

Guest can choose from 15 domed Pavilion Suites, which all have their own private plunge pool (two per villa!) “rainfall” shower rooms, courtyard gardens and beds that have a “Cool Air” air-conditioning system. The bathrooms are luxurious. Besides the rainfall shower, the bathrooms have his-her vanity wash basins and wide views of the tropical gardens. Guests can relax on their sun terrace with lounge furniture, and enjoy room service with a dedicated butler.

What’s unique about this accommodation is that the windows are glassless – and each window has traditional wooden shutters that let the sea air into the space.

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Bedroom, Kilindi Zanzibar

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Bar and restaurant, Kilindi Zanzibar

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Seating area, Kilindi Zanzibar

Kilindi Zanzibar Activities

Kilindi Zanzibar is close to Zanzibar’s Stone Town and a myriad of attractions. The island of Zanzibar is small and guests can easily visit many parts of the island or stay at the resort and enjoy its offerings.

  • Participate in activities ranging from scuba diving, snorkelling, jet skiing, water skiing, deep-sea fishing
  • Special tours can be arranged like a Spice Farm tour, Stone Town walking tour
  • Day trips can also be arranged to Jozani Forest or Kizimkazi dolphin spotting
  • Make the most of the island location and enjoy catamaran and exotic sunset dhow cruises
  • Take a dip in your private plunge pool or relax on your private verandah
  • Swim or laze around the resort’s private beach
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Private dinner, Kilindi Zanzibar

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Swimming pool, Kilindi Zanzibar

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