- The idyllic Baraza Resort and Spa is situated on the renowned Bwejuu- Paje Beach on the south-eastern shoreline of Zanzibar.
- Just 30 villas draw on Zanzibar’s fascinating heritage for their architecture, with elegant Swahili arches, intricate hand-carved décor, magnificent antiques and intricate brass fittings. Spacious terraces make the most of the balmy, tropical setting, while gracious interiors feature every modern convenience.
- Villas offer both one- and two-bedroom options, making it suitable for couples and families alike.
- Great selection of restaurant options, from casual through to fine dining.
- A well-established water sports centre with equipment and qualified instructors on site. A dive centre run by certified divers, assisting with snorkelling and diving excursion.
- Take a Swahili lesson beneath the palm trees or let the resort’s chefs teach you how to use the local spices in some classical Swahili dishes.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Welcome to The Rising Sun Dive Center The only PADI 5* Gold Palm and National Geographic Dive Centre in Zanzibar. Located on the untouched South East coast of the island, our dive centre was the first to discover this unexplored region.With over 19 years experience we offer you the highest levels of customer care and attention whilst encouraging you to conserve and explore the marine environment.We take divers from complete beginners up to professional level and have a massive variety of diving guaranteeing something for everyone. With our small groups of a maximum of 6 divers per guide we are able to offer you the chance to escape the large crowds and get the most from your dives.
What better way to explore the coastline of the north and visit the local villages of Bewjuu and Paje in the south than to cycle down the beautiful white beaches of the east coast.
Join in with our staff for games of football and volleyball or build a sandcastle with the family.
Try your hand at a few of the available games ranging from Frisbee beach tennis to swimming pool volleyball.
Rent some reef shoes and walk out to the reef, this is a great way to see some of the local juvenile marine life and to enjoy the view of the coastline on the way back.
Treat yourself to some of Zanzibar’s amazing marine life and coastline. A member of the water sports team will be on hand for this 2 1/2 hr. trip to show you the reef and to help with any of your needs.
This is the fastest growing water sport in the world. This is available for everyone, from just trying a trainer kite to tips and lessons on water starts, jumps and tricks. See brochure for prices and available courses.
Try sailing in the Indian Ocean this holiday, we offer daily lessons to experience to sport and hiring for the more experienced.
With warm, calm waters and a constant breeze, what better place to learn a new sport. Lessons are offered everyday as well as the option of renting the equipment.
This is the real deal professional sea kayaks for family fun.
Try the ancient Hawaiian form of surfing with a fun on our colorful board.
Baraza Resort & Spa Zanzibar is a family-owned boutique hotel on a 240-metre stretch of Bwejuu-Paje Beach. With a string of prestigious awards and accolades (coming from Condé Nast Traveller through to TripAdvisor), this five-star all-inclusive property is set to take over the island.The beach is a playground of activity or relaxation. The on-site Water Club will assist you with anything from kitesurfing to pedal boats and the Dive Centre will get you snorkelling or diving the magnificent coral reefs. Take a bike ride along the beach, try your hand at swimming pool volleyball and frisbee beach tennis, or learn to do anything – from speaking Swahili to cooking or palm-weaving – on the beach. After a busy day, the Frangipani Spa will relax and revitalise you.
The 30 villas are all spread around a beautifully manicured garden filled with bright bougainvillea flowers. Each has a lounge area, terrace, sun loungers and private plunge pool. With only 30 villas, no one villa is very far from the beach or the main areas. There is also a Presidential Villa which comprises two bedrooms with a private garden and larger plunge pool. Facilities at Baraza are superb, with a well-equipped children’s club, large outdoor swimming pool, large spa with lap pool and yoga room, a gym and two tennis courts.
There are 14 one bedroom villas and 15 two bedroom villas, as well as one Royal Sultan two bedroom villa. All the accommodation villas are designed to characterize classic Swahili architecture featuring dramatic arches, cement Baraza benches and intricate hand carved cement decorations. The spacious villas feature luxury interiors, beautiful fabrics, hand carved furniture and brass lanterns, large bathrooms with luxury fittings as well as a spacious terrace and private plunge pool.
Ocean Front One Bedroom
48 sq meters – Master bedroom with en suite bathroom and freestanding bathtub, walk in dressing room, living room, TV, DVD Player, Sultan’s Lounge Bed, mini bar area with tea/coffee making facilities, large terrace, two sun loungers, and plunge pool.
One Bedroom Villa
148 sq meters – Master bedroom with en suite bathroom and freestanding bathtub, walk in dressing room, living room, TV, DVD Player, Sultan’s Lounge Bed, mini bar area with tea/coffee making facilities, large terrace, two sun loungers and plunge pool. large terrace, two sun loungers and plunge pool.
Sultans Two Bedroom Villa
193 sq meters – Master bedroom with en suite bathroom and freestanding bathtub, walk in dressing room, second bedroom with en suite bathroom (with shower) , living room, TV, CD Player, Sultan’s Lounge Bed, mini bar area with tea/coffee making facilities, large terrace, two sun loungers and plunge pool.
Grand View Two Bedroom Villa
193 sq meters – Master bedroom with en suite bathroom and freestanding bathtub, walk in dressing room, second bedroom with two twin beds, en suite bathroom (with shower), living room, TV, DVD Player, Sultan’s Lounge Bed, mini bar area with tea/coffee making facilities, large terrace, two sun loungers and plunge pool.
Royal Beach Two Bedroom Villa
254 sq meters Two master bedrooms, each with its own en suite bathroom and freestanding bathtub, walk in dressing room and terrace. A central living room with spectacular sea front view, large plunge pool, outdoor daybed lounging area and terrace with sun loungers.
Our chef has designed a menu which features the very best produce that the island has to offer. We are inspired by Arabic, Indian, Persian, Asian and Swahili flavors using the local Spices for which the island is famous as well as our favorite continental offerings. Every evening features a different influence showcasing the islands produce and spices.
Dhahabu Bar and Lounge
Open in the evenings, it is the perfect venue for an evening cocktail before and after dinner.
This is our open air restaurant where breakfast is served daily from 7:30 am to 10:00am. Dinner is also served in this venue on certain nights of the week.
Sebule is our lunch restaurant open between 12:30 2:00 pm. offering a wide selection of Chef’s daily specials, traditional light fare, pizza of the day and salads.
The Sultans Dining Room
Alternating between buffet and table d’hote the chef’s creations for the evening can be enjoyed in this stunning setting.
The Frangipani spa in Baraza is an oasis featuring its own lap pool with underwater music, indoor and outdoor relaxation rooms, the Sultans bath-our signature treatment for two as well as a fitness center and tennis court. We know that time spent with your family is precious. Baraza is dedicated to ensuring that all our younger guests have a wonderful experience in Zanzibar and that the entire family makes the most of the beautiful natural surroundings, activities and cultural experiences that we have to offer. Baraza is a peaceful location, blessed with stunning gardens, a spectacular beach and hundreds of Palm trees. Most of the time, children have their feet in the sand and are relishing the beautiful natural environment and the ocean air. Zanzibar is very welcoming to children as they are a beloved as part of the Swahili culture.
The Frangipani spa in Baraza is an oasis featuring its own lap pool with underwater music, indoor and outdoor relaxation rooms.
The Frangipani spa in Baraza is an oasis featuring its own lap pool with underwater music, indoor and outdoor relaxation rooms, the Sultans bath-our signature treatment for two as well as a fitness center and tennis court. In this beautiful setting, reflecting a sophisticated Swahili style enhanced with candlelight and spice scented aromas, you can enjoy a variety of treatments and therapies, all aimed at relieving the negative impacts of a modern lifestyle such as stress & exhaustion.Our professional therapists come from Thailand, Bali and India and offer a wide array of specialized massage techniques and treatments, including the renowned Thai massage. The highest quality natural skin care products are utilized in all our treatments, as well as a selection of local spiced essential oils. The beautiful Frangipani Spa is a tranquil sanctuary, designed to stimulate your senses and allow you to experience a complete relaxation of body & mind.
A fully equipped Kids club with a variety of toys, games and activities perfect for the kids, open during certain hours of the day. The kids club is not supervised and children are welcome to use the kids club if at least one parent or guardian is accompanying them. Shallow depth kids club pool which can be used under the parent’s supervision only.