Riu Palace Zanzibar, set on Zanzibar’s north-west coast, is located 55 km from Stone Town and offers luxurious accommodation with private terraces offering Indian Ocean views.

Rooms here are evocative of Zanzibar’s African-Arabic and colonial heritage, each with balcony or terrace with ocean views. The Luxury Junior Suites make up the majority of the rooms and have a bathroom with dressing area, while the Prestige Junior Suites occupy corner spots with panoramic views. If you opt for a Superior Junior Suite, Jacuzzi Suite or Prestige Beach Villa with its own pool, you’ll enjoy access to an exclusive area with private access to the beach, bar, butler service.

Facilities include an outdoor pool, private beach with water sports and a dive center as well as a spa that provides massages and a steam bath. Canoeing, cycling and tennis, a kids pool, kids club and playground are also available. Dining options include an international buffet, Oriental cuisine and grilled African meats. Drinks are served at the beach bar and sunset terrace. A cigar bar, room service and packed lunches are also available.


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RIU PALACE ZANZIBAR: Prices are in USD per person per night

All Inclusive basis has:

  • Breakfast
  • Varied buffet with live cooking stations, fruits and juices.
  • Continental breakfast / snacks
  • Lunch
  • Hot and cold buffet
  • Live cooking stations and assorted desserts
  • Dinner
  • Buffets and live cooking stations – Special evenings: themed buffet (three times a week), Optional dinner à la carte at 2 theme restaurants (reservations required in advance)
  • Beverages
  • Unlimited local and imported beverages until midnight
  • Sports and activities, Gym, steam bath and whirlpool bath, Aquagym.
  • Entertainment -Daytime entertainment programme (several times a week), Live music or shows (several times a week)

Formal dress is required for dinner (long trousers for gentlemen)

Please select your currency:
From To Per Person Sharing Single Supplement
Junior Suite - All Inclusive
From To Per Person Sharing Single Supplement
06-Jan-20 08-Apr-20 243 USD 145 USD
09-Apr-20 30-Apr-20 178 USD 106 USD
01-May-20 31-May-20 173 USD 103 USD
01-Jun-20 30-Jun-20 196 USD 118 USD
01-Jul-20 31-Aug-20 268 USD 160 USD
01-Sep-20 31-Oct-20 211 USD 127 USD
Suite - All Inclusive
From To Per Person Sharing Single Supplement
06-Jan-20 08-Apr-20 294 USD 176 USD
09-Apr-20 30-Apr-20 229 USD 137 USD
01-May-20 31-May-20 224 USD 134 USD
01-Jun-20 30-Jun-20 248 USD 148 USD
01-Jul-20 31-Aug-20 319 USD 191 USD
01-Sep-20 31-Oct-20 263 USD 157 USD
Suite Junior Standard Jacuzzi - All Inclusive
From To Per Person Sharing Single Supplement
06-Jan-20 08-Apr-20 434 USD 260 USD
09-Apr-20 30-Apr-20 369 USD 221 USD
01-May-20 31-May-20 364 USD 218 USD
01-Jun-20 30-Jun-20 388 USD 232 USD
01-Jul-20 31-Aug-20 459 USD 275 USD
01-Sep-20 31-Oct-20 403 USD 241 USD
Beach Villa with pool - All Inclusive
From To Per Person Sharing Single Supplement
06-Jan-20 08-Apr-20 619 USD 371 USD
09-Apr-20 30-Apr-20 554 USD 332 USD
01-May-20 31-May-20 549 USD 329 USD
01-Jun-20 30-Jun-20 573 USD 343 USD
01-Jul-20 31-Aug-20 644 USD 386 USD
01-Sep-20 31-Oct-20 588 USD 352 USD

Child Policy

Riu Palace is an All Adults hotel, only over 18s allowed

 Third adult pays 70% of adult sharing rates above


Minimum Night Stay

07 nights between 22nd Dec 2018 and 05th Jan 2019

03 nights -rest of the year


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USA & Canada USA & Canada   Tel: +1-877-710-3014 (Julie Roggow) or +1-519-686-4776 (Rick McIntyre)

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