Baraza Resort and Spa, Zanzibar
Spices, sand and Swahili style
The Baraza Resort & Spa is located just 50 minutes from Stone Town on the pristine Bwejuu beach, which was recently named as one of the top 30 island beaches in the world by Conde Nast Traveler magazine. Its is undoubtedly one of Zanzibar’s most exclusive boutique resorts.
With just 30 villas, this stunning fully inclusive resort is peaceful and exclusive. Each villa features an oversized bed, beautiful fabrics and hand carved furniture aswell as a large bathroom, a spacious terrace and a private plunge pool. The design throughout the hotel evokes the heritage of Zanzibar dating back
to the era of the Sultans with a fusion of Arabic and African design featuring Swahili arches, intricate hand carved décor, beautiful
antiques, handmade furniture and intricate brass lanterns. Facilities include a lap pool with underwater music, indoor and outdoor relaxation rooms, a glamorous spa, a yoga studio, fitness centre and tennis court.
There are several bar and dining options with menus inspired by Arabic, Indian, Persian, Asian and Swahili cuisines, using the local spices for which the island is famous.
As one of East Africa’s great trading centres, Zanzibar’s allure is legendary and the island has been a crossroads of culture for centuries.
Its laid back pace of life evokes a sense of easy relaxation while the magnificent swathes of palm-backed white sand make for a wonderful
Blending culture, luxury and a beautiful beachfront, The Baraza Resort & Spa makes for a wonderfully indulgent
retreat fit for a Sultan!
Why we like it
The pristine Bwejuu beach
Stylish Swahili design
Menus showcasing local spices
Indulgent spa treatments