Kasha Boutique Luxury Hotel, Zanzibar
|Zanzibar, Zanzibar, TANZANIA.|
Description: Kasha Boutique Luxury HotelKasha Boutique Luxury Hotel is located on the North East coast of Zanzibar in Tanzania in Africa. Built on a cliff, Kasha Boutique Luxury Hotel features 11 large villas overlooking the lagoon of the Mnemba Atoll coral reef in the Indian Ocean. Matemwe is famous for its 15km pristine white tropical beach and Kasha Boutique Luxury Hotel has a staircase that leads you right to the sandy beach at low tide while at high tide the natural sea pool can be accessed from a wooden plank dock.
The spacious Swahili Arabic style villas are large and luxurious with modern amenities and include breakfast, dinner, and mineral water throughout the day. Lunches, snacks and cocktails can be enjoyed at the Water Front Bar and the Sama Restaurant features a team of professionals who prepare menus that celebrate the spices of Zanzibar and the finest ocean catches complemented by an interesting collection of mainly African wines.
Enjoy the peace and quiet, the local culture, the exotic landscape as well as the hotel pool, spa and dining facilities.
Type of rooms: Kasha Boutique Luxury HotelEach of the 11 villas features a private Baraza outdoor lounge and its own splash pool with sun terrace, king size bed with mosquito net, stylish and spacious modern shower and bath with sea view, flat screen TV, DVD player, mini-bar, coffee maker and kettle, small library, ceiling fans and AC, and a safety deposit box. The villas are large, like suites.
Additional information: Kasha Boutique Luxury Hotel
Dining: Besides fresh fish and seafood, the chefs will gladly prepare delicious meat, poultry and vegetarian dishes. Special dietary menus can be prepared upon request and with previous notice. Jams and marmalades are made locally and herbs and spices are home grown.
Romantic moonrise dinners can be organized in the villa, at the pool or on the special dining deck overlooking the sea.
Facilities include an idyllic infinity pool perched above the beach, the Lala Spa with body scrubs, facials, massages, and holistic treatments performed in an open environment.
The hotel can organize visits to the small fishing village of Matemwe for those interested in learning about local customs and culture.
Activities include cycling along the beaches, renting a scooter to discover the countryside, water activities such as diving and snorkeling, fishing trips and dhow cruises.
Places to visit include the fragrant Kididhi Spice Farms, the historic Kidichi Persian Baths and the Maruhubi Palace Ruins.
Getting there: the hotel is about one and a half hour drive from Stone Town or Zanzibar International Airport. There are many international airlines that fly straight to ZNZ. Another option is to fly to Dar-es-Salaam and then book a domestic flight to Zanzibar. Airport transfers take about 1 hour and 20 minutes and can be arranged for up to 6 passengers. The price is not included in the rates.
Services include 24 hour reception and limited room service as well as tour operator services for activities, tours, sightseeing, and transfers.
Number of rooms: 11
Official category: Boutique Hotel.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2009.
Period of closure: May.
Languages spoken: Kiswahili, English, Italian, French, German, Spanish.Smoking policy: Smoking allowed in all areas except the bedrooms.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard. No debit cards are accepted.
Restaurant closed: May.
Nearest airport: ZNZ - 1.5 hr drive