- Return flights to Zanzibar ex Johannesburg
- Return airport transfers
- 7 nights accommodation in a 1 Bedroom Villa at the 5* Diamonds Star of the East
- All meals and selected beverages
Travel dates and rates:
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Flowers, fruit basket & bottle of wine on arrival, 20 % discount at Mvua African Rain Spa.
Within 9 months of wedding.
Your visa which is obtained on arrival.
Zanzibar is a Malaria area and precautions are recommended.
Terms and Conditions:
- All pricing is per person sharing unless otherwise stated
- Blackout dates and seasonal surcharges may apply depending on the date of travel
- Prices are subject to change without notice, due to matters outside of our control, such as adverse currency fluctuations, fuel surcharges, taxes and airfare increases
- Prices are provided as a guideline, please contact us before choosing your holiday package and we will happily provide you with a written quotation for your specific travel requirements
- Leisure Island Holidays reserves the right to correct any pricing errors or omissions (E&OE)
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Nestled on the North West cost of Zanzibar, this luxuriously intimate resort offers 11 private villas overlooking the azure ocean. Built to give the discerning guest the ultimate in spacious privacy, all villas offer stunning sea and sunset views, and boast modern comfort accented by warm wood finishes and contemporary African décor. Soak up the splendours of the Spice Island and be pampered by the exclusive butler service that makes this resort the perfect escape for those in search of Island pampering at its best.
- 9 one-bedroom villas
- 7 one bedroom villas
- 2 one bedroom villas with additional in-room Jacuzzi
- 2 Two Bedroom Villas
- King size bed
- Individually controlled air-conditioning
- Flat screen satellite TV
- Entertainment console
- Business desk pad with exclusive stationary
- Large in room safe box
- Private bar
- Walk-in closet
- Spacious bathroom with indoor and outdoor walk-in shower, 2 hand basins, face mirror and hair dryer private WC, bidet and indoor Jacuzzi
- Exclusive choice of amenities
- Choice of cushions and duvet
- Speciality Coffee and tea making facilities
- Electric current 220 volts AC 50 cycles
- Room Service
24 hour in room dining with a wide selection of international dishes and Africa taste
- Ocean Blue Restaurant
Fine dining international a la carte dishes with open view of stunning gardens and ocean
Breakfast 7:00 am – 10:30 am
Lunch 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dinner 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
- The Tiara Lounge bar opens from 9:00 am till 11:30 pm serves refreshing finger food, snacks and a variety of International and Local drinks and large selection of cocktails
- Mvua African Rain Spa
Resort facilities and activities:
Watersports and activities (some at a supplement)
- Hobby cat
- Windsurfing laser dinghy
- International diving centre
- Variety of swimming pools
- Outdoor gym
- Tennis court on floodlight
- Beach volley ball
Guests also have access to all Diamonds La Gemma dell’Est facilities and food and beverage outlets.
Follow the trail of the sultans, slaves and explorers in the winding streets of Stone Town. Revisit the history of Zanzibar in this treasure trove town and learn about the events that shaped Zanzibar. This walking tour provides you with a window into modern life in Stone Town. This tour is very flexible and can be adapted to suit your interest and time.
The Sultan Panorama Tour is ideal for visitors with little time wishing to experience a bit of everything Zanzibar has to offer. A full day excursion, starting in Stone Town, with visits to the old slave market, Darajani market, a spice farm and a local village. Cooking, weaving, building houses and playing with the children,
you’ll have chance to see what life is like for Zanzibar citizens.
An informative and action packed day, this tour gives a taste of everything found in all other Zanzibar excursions and is strongly recommended as a first excursion.
Prison Island gets its name from the prison built to condemn Zanzibar citizens to the isolation of the island. Previously owned by an Arab to house his rebellious slaves, the prison was never used, and the island is now home to a tortoise sanctuary, prison ruins and hotel. Prison Island is 20 minutes from Stone Town by boat and is surrounded by a spectacular coral reef. For the more active, there is a hiking trail.
In days past, Zanzibar was known as a spice island, exporting cloves, vanilla, nutmeg and cardamom across the world.
The spices were brought over from Asia and South America and flourished in the tropical Zanzibar climate. Today the
plantations are a tribute to the island’s past – walk through the spice farm with your guide whilst you touch, smell and taste different spices and tropical fruits. A visit to a spice farm village gives you an insight into local life and the opportunity to try some Swahili dishes.
In the south of the island, Jozani Forest is a wonder and delight, with tales of Zanzibar leopards, medicinal cures and beautiful scenery. The forest is home to a number of endemic species, including the Zanzibar Red Colobus Monkey. Your guide will take you on a nature trail, lined with eucalyptus and mahogany trees and explain the medicinal properties of various plants. Learn about the various animal species, birds and reptiles that make their home
in the various habitats of this tropical rainforest. The mangrove boardwalk takes you above the swamp, where, depending on the tide, you can see tropical fish flitting between the mangrove roots and crabs scuttling across.
Sunset Dolphin Dhow Cruises
The Original Dhow Safaris operates the spectacular Sunset Dolphin Cruise in one of Zanzibar’s truly unique dhows, used for centuries to navigate the coast of Africa. Experience one of the most romantic sights in the world as pods of dolphins glide through the water. Enjoy traditional canapés with a glass or wine or beer during the two hour dhow cruise.
Sand Bank Picnic
Set sail towards Prison Island. Watch giant tortoises shuffle through the trees, discover the amazing underwater sea life before heading off to the sand bank, a seemingly uninhabited and quiet bank in the ocean which suddenly comes to life with millions of birds flying overhead and ghost crabs scurrying across the golden sands. After lunch relax on the sandbank listening to the hush of waves lapping against the shore. For the more active visitor, discover more of the breathtaking underwater life around the sandbank, before slowly sailing back to Stone Town.