Essque Zalu Zanzibar

R20 510
Per person sharing
Includes taxes
Valid From 01 Apr 2019 to 30 Jun 2019
Includes a 25% early bird booking discount!

If you are not impressed by the entrance, dominated by the highest roof in Zanzibar, wait until you see the enormous jetty stretching out into the sea.  This beautiful 5 star resort in Northern Zanzibar is offering you a magical 7 night stay.

Essque Zalu Zanzibar

Essque Zalu Zanzibar, is framed by the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean.  Situated in a natural cove, on the north east coast of Zanzibar.  This cleverly constructed hotel, takes advantage of the most stunning views, over an idyllic turquoise lagoon. The simplicity, as well as serenity of an island lifestyle, is complemented by the soothing, neutral colour scheme, as well as fabulous traditional artworks.

The resort features:

  • 40 Suites;
  • 9 x three, as well as four bedroom villas;
  • 3 restaurants as well as 3 bars;
  • a superb Spa, featuring Africology treatments & products;
  • a dedicated kids club;
  • access to Ras Nungwi village, on foot at low tide;

Essque Zalu has something for everyone.

Here are just some of the things guests can expect at no extra charge: 

  • check-in and out from anywhere in the resort;
  • private vehicle transfers if requested;
  • complimentary resort-wide WiFi
  • in-villa dining.

At Essque, even the smallest things come with a BIG dose of personalization.  All guests, also enjoy an assigned ‘Navigator’ to see to their every wish, however big or small.  If attention to detail is your ‘thing’, you will be wowed here.

Spa: Six exclusive treatment rooms – four single and two double – set over 2,000m2 of private grounds to restore your physical, mental and spiritual equilibrium.

Kids’ Club:  Little ones from 4-12 years are welcome, accompanied if under 4. The club is open from 7am to 9pm and serves special kiddie menus while you enjoy your own! Petit VIP ( is our partner.

Premium All Inclusive includes:

  • Meals at Market Kitchen and Jetty Restaurant
  • All beverages including premium brands, selected wines, cocktails and selected liqueurs from 12 noon to midnight.

Market Kitchen:  
Deli style restaurant serving cosmopolitan fare.  A gastronomic spread:  of crisp salads, as well as cured meats, fresh seafood, bread straight from the oven.  Also mouth-watering cheeses, as well as desserts.  The restaurant, also features organic produce, as well as fresh, hand- picked ingredients, from local growers.

The Jetty:
Set al fresco on the shoreline of the ocean offers succulent morsels of modern Arabic cuisine and freshly prepared mezze. A place to kick back with friends, share some shisha and relax to the sound of live music.

In-room dining and Destination Dining is also available.

Mosha Cookery School: 
Dedicated to the resort sous-chef Rose Mosha the studio will introduce guests to the best of traditional Swahili cuisine.

The Pool Bar:
Stunning ocean views; directly at the magnificent pool.

Baobab Bar:
This space is essentially the outdoor area for the resort – a meeting place teeming with activity from sunup until early evening.  Contemporary, modern, as well as multifunctional;  under the shade of the magnificent baobab tree.

Want to do add some activities to your itinerary:  here are 6 add on activities to consider in Zanzibar.

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Price Includes
  • Return economy class flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar on the scheduled; direct services of Mango
  • Airport taxes
  • Return resort transfers (Seat In Coach)
  • 7 Nights’ accommodation at Essque Zalu in a Garden Suite
  • Breakfast daily
  • Dinner daily
  • 25 % early booking discount is included


Price Excludes
    • USD 1 per person per day new infrastructure tax imposed by the Zanzibar Revenue Board. This tax is charged directly on the hotel bill and payable to the hotel direct upon check out. Applicable to both adults and children.
    • Travel insurance (Highly recommended!)
    • All items of a personal nature
    • Anything not included
Terms & Conditions
    • Conditions and validities apply.
    • This offer is subject to availability
    • Prices may change due to seasonal and exchange rate fluctuations
    • Visas may be necessary and Insurance is essential
    • Accommodation is per person sharing, unless otherwise specified
    • Errors and omissions in this offer are excepted
    • Subject to IGO Travel's general Conditions of Business
    • Excludes high season/school holidays, block out dates may apply
    • A peak season supplement applies for travel from 28 March – 30 April and 12 December 2018 – 19 January 2019.
    • Price already includes discounts.
    • Please note that this special is subject to availability and may be removed at any time without prior notice.