Expected to open for business in 2019, the property marks the group’s debut in Tanzania, and with it, East Africa.
Located on a salt-white beach, the hotel is being developed at an investment of USD25 million on the Indian Ocean coastline, three km from Abedi Amani Karume International Airport and seven km from Zanzibar landmarks Wonders Palace, Stone Town and Forodhani Gardens.
Describing Zanzibar as the jewel of the Indian Ocean where Africa meets Arabia, Nadhim Said Hamdan Al Rawahi, owner, Zanzibar Crown Hotel and Resort, commented, “With its fascinating beachfront location Swiss-Belresort Zanzibar is perfectly situated to offer its guests a relaxing and enjoyable experience in this tropical paradise bursting with nature, culture, adventure and history.”
Boasting 125 keys the property is being equipped with a wide range of facilities and entertainment activities.
On site will be an all-day-dining restaurant, specialty restaurant, banquet hall, beach lounge, kids pool and club, swimming pool, spa and health club and variety of water sports activities.