Mnarani Beach Cottages

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Since 1995 Mnarani has constantly evolved whilst keeping true to its Zanzibari authenticity.

We present a range of accommodation options for couples, families, and groups of friends. Rooms are arranged across cottages, our deluxe roomed Zanzibar House, superior rooms, family/group layout of Fishermans House and honeymoon penthouse suites.

Please book on our website for best value. Not to be beaten with a guaranteed 10% discount. Your booking includes a full buffet breakfast each day of your stay. (Pre-high season rates are 15% off lower on our website).

Mahaba Suite

Mahaba in Swahili means ‘Romance’, and evokes the perfect feeling for our brand new (opened August 2019) luxury rooms located in Mahaba House. Designed to celebrate the love that is life, freedom of the spirit, togetherness and for creating memories.

Mahaba Penthouse Suite – Honeymoon

Your private jacuzzi, 360 degree panoramic views and space to celebrate life, awaits.

Mahaba means ‘Romance’ in Swahili. Located on the top floor of our brand new Mahaba House is our best penthouse ever, and designed knowing how much our guests enjoy their private space.

Double Rooms - Cottages

The 12 en-suite cottages, loved by couples and pairs of friends wanting privacy but still in close proximity, all boast private patios. All are furnished with four poster beds handmade in Zanzibar from locally sourced palm wood. Options of both sea and garden view are available.

Deluxe Rooms - Zanzibar House

With 44 sqm of space, each of the 10 deluxe en-suite rooms easily and comfortably sleeps up to 3 adults, set up with a large double bed plus a single on request.

Named after the islands of the archipelago, each has WiFi and is air conditioned with all expected amenities for your convenience.

All rooms open onto their own, private, large wooden verandah or balcony where you can enjoy the sunrise in the morning, relaxation in the afternoon, and starry skies at night.

Superior Rooms

At over 63 sqm, our 4 Superior Rooms are perfect for guests who want that extra space and comfort. Ideal for families with smaller children.

Arranged over 2 floors, each has a ground floor with sitting area, separate room with twin beds, bathroom and kitchenette with fridge and coffee/tea making facilities. On the first floor mezzanine is a sleeping area with a large, and we mean large, double bed.

Family Rooms - Fishermans House

Fishermans House is home to our family accommodation. Presented as a 2 bedroom (98 sqm) with double bed and 1 twin bed, or a 3 bedroom (151 sqm) with double bed and 2 twin beds, self contained apartments. Designed specifically as spacious and comfortable accommodation for guests travelling as large families or groups.

The 2 bedroom sleeps 4 and the 3 bedroom apartment sleeps 6 guests. Set in Mnarani’s mature, lush, tropical gardens, the apartments offer privacy, peace and quiet close to nature.

Penthouse Suites - Zanzibar House

The only rooms in Zanzibar where guests can see both sunrise and sunset! Views, privacy and romance at its best.

2 Penthouse suites, ‘Sunrise’ & ‘Sunset’, each with 44 sqm of space and WiFi availability, are designed with extra privacy in mind and ideal for honeymooners. Bedrooms open onto balconies with breathtaking views.

Watch traditional dhows sailing past in the stunning turquoise and azure waters of the Indian Ocean from your hammock!

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