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Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel

Mbweni, Zanzibar

+255 772 228 130

per night


based on 202 reviews

About Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel, Zanzibar

Value for money

With a stay at Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Zanzibar Town, within a 10-minute drive of Christ Church Cathedral and Nakupenda Beach. Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. This hotel has 4 meeting rooms available for events. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Cleaning products


  • Executive lounge access
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Landmark view
  • Lockers
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Beachfront
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • 24/7 concierge
  • Bottle of water


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Beauty salon
  • Horse riding
  • Pool table
  • Night club


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Continental breakfast
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets not allowed
  • Private entrance
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Walk-in shower

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Sauna


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer

Family friendly

  • Kid-friendly
  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Baby safety gates
  • Child-safety socket covers

Parking and transportation

  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Valet parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Grill


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Fax
  • Desk


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel

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Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel location: Mbweni, Zanzibar


Stone Town3.3 mi

Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel Reviews

GreatBased on 202 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The staff were amazing! (in 27 reviews)
  • I loved everything about this hotel! (in 17 reviews)
  • Nice gardern and swimming pool. (in 12 reviews)
Cons -
  • Horrible hotel (in 9 reviews)
  • The outside small restaurant by the pool had very poor service (in 5 reviews)
  • "First time coming to Zanzibar, I don’t think I have been impressed more." (in 1 review)

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Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel is typically below the average price of 5 star hotels in Zanzibar. On average, you can expect to pay $316 per night in Zanzibar. Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel typically costs $177 per night, which is $139 cheaper than the Zanzibar average.

  • There are 1.8 mi between Zanzibar Kisauni and Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel. The drive to and from the airport should be about 5min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Zanzibar Kisauni to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $38/day for a base model rental. Getting from Zanzibar Kisauni to your hotel can be difficult without a rental car. Luckily, Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel offers an airport shuttle service for its customers. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Zanzibar Kisauni.

  • Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel at +255 772 228 130. If you are staying at Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Yes, Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel is 3.1 mi away from the city center of Zanzibar, where you can find interesting sights such as House of Wonders.

  • For assistance from an employee at Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel please call +255 772 228 130.

  • Yes, Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes, there is a gym available to guests of Madinat Al Bahr Business & Spa Hotel. For gym hours, it is best to ask the front desk clerk during check-in.

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