What a gratifying year it is turning out to be for Zanzibar Serena Hotel, Member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World, as during the first half of year 2016, the Hotel was awarded as the winner under the categories ‘Tanzania’s Leading Boutique Hotel 2016’ and ‘Zanzibar’s Leading Hotel 2016’ at the World Travel Awards 2016 and; the Hotel was awarded with a ‘Certificate of Excellence’ in honor of its achievements over the past year as measured by the overall guest review score of booking.com, an online booking engine.
Zanzibar Serena Hotel is housed within two restored historic buildings of the 18th and 19th century on the sea front edge of the UNESCO World Heritage site, Stone Town. Setting it apart as one of the finest hotels in Zanzibar, the Hotel has been designed to demonstrate local architecture, promote awareness of local cultures, natural heritage and natural environment and; has 51 rooms all of which look out onto the Indian Ocean.
Exotic and indulging elegance, Zanzibar Serena Hotel features an inviting swimming pool and a pool deck, two restaurants including the Terrace Seafood Restaurant serving freshly caught seafood, a coffee shop, bar, treatment room, conference room and business centre. One can have a memorable journey through Zanzibar with Serena Hotels by indulging in our various activities that include: visits to the Sultan’s Baths, the Slave Caves, the Slave Market and the street bazaars; experiencing the famous spice tour to see the cultivation of nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves, vanilla, and other spices that have made the island world famous due to the historic spice trade between Asia and Africa; diving on one of the world’s most renowned dive sites; dhow trips and idyllic island escapes; dolphin, turtle and humpback whale watching and Swahili feasts with Taarab music.
Tourism Promotion Services (TPS), Serena Hotels
Serena Hotels offers quality accommodation in a collection of 24 up-market hotels, safari lodges, camps and resorts within 6 Countries in the Eastern Africa region (Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zanzibar) and 11 properties in Asia (Afghanistan, Pakistan and Tajikistan). Our properties are strategically located to offer exciting circuits for our guests in some of the most exquisite and prime locations in Eastern Africa and Asia. With a focus on product, service standards and guest satisfaction, Serena Hotels continues in its quest to be the hotel of choice for the discerning traveler providing guests with quality accommodation, conference and holiday solutions.
Serena Tourism Promotion Services is the tourism arm of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED), an international development agency. AKFED promotes tourism by building, rehabilitating and managing Hotels, Resorts, Palaces, Forts, Safari Lodges and Camps in selected areas of the developing world that contribute to economic growth and the overall investment climate in an environmentally and culturally sensitive manner.
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