Idyllically situated on the sea-front of ancient Stone Town, and flanked by an exotic mix of sultan’s palaces, Portuguese forts, ancient dhow harbours, and bright bazaars, the Zanzibar Serena Inn is a haven of tranquillity. This hotel offers the best in island hospitality; with 51 bedrooms overlooking the Indian Ocean, along with a private swimming pool. Constructed in the traditional Swahili manner, the rooms feature high ceilings as well as shuttered windows and cool white walls. Furthermore, all rooms feature large four-poster beds and private balconies.
"Nothing is too much trouble"
Julie-Michelle, Travelworks Cruise & Travel, Nedland, WA
Explore Stone Town and learn of its colourful history and visit historical sites. There is a winding alleyways full of shops offering local handicrafts, jewellery, as well as restaurants and cafes serving Zanzibari and other African dishes. (B)