Baraza Resort & Spa
With just 30 pool villas, Baraza Resort and Spa is a stunning family-friendly hotel on the quiet east coast of the tropical island of Zanzibar. Offering a variety of one and two bedroom pool villas, with a distinct fusion of Arabic, Swahili and Indian design, this all-inclusive 5-star resort has been named as one of the top 30 in the world by the prestigious Conde Nast Traveller magazine.
Baraza Resort and Spa’s 30 villas are all spread around a beautifully manicured garden filled with bright bougainvillea flowers. 14 are one bedroom villas and 15 are two bedroom villas, as well as one Royal Beach two bedroom villa. 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.
As well as being great for couples, who can relax in the privacy of their luxurious villa, the resort is also ideal for families and has a brilliant kid clubs to keep their younger visitors entertained. Other facilities include a large outdoor swimming pool, watersports centre, large spa with lap pool and yoga room, a gym and two tennis courts. Fantastic service and food are of great importance to the hotel, with a strong emphasis on fresh seafood served daily.
Located along the Bwejuu – Paje beach, possibly the most beautiful on the island, Baraza offers unparalleled standards of luxury on the Island of Zanzibar. This part of Zanzibar is relatively undeveloped with few hotels, charming fishing villages and a spectacular natural environment. The beautiful coral reef stretching along the coast, makes swimming safe, snorkelling spectacular and an absolute paradise for divers. Marine life variety is fabulous and just a short drive to Kizimkazi’s Dolphin Laguna provides an opportunity to swim with dolphins.
For those looking for a more sedate way to while away the hours a pure indulgence awaits at the beautiful Frangipani Spa. This, a tranquil sanctuary reflecting a sophisticated Swahili style enhanced with candlelight and spice scented aromas, offers a wide variety of treatments and therapies all designed to stimulate senses and allow complete relaxation of body & mind.