Zanzibar Holiday Packages

La Gemma Dell Est Zanzibar Holiday

Breakaway to the RIU La Gemma Dell Est 5 Star luxury resort in Zanzibar set within exotic tropical gardens on the northern tip of Zanzibar. An inviting hotel and resort set against the pristine waters of the Indian Ocean over the Nungwi Coastline.

For the active guests or for guests mixing business with pleasure, the resort offers additional facilities: an international diving centre, a fully equipped water sports centre, an open air gym, the Spherique Boutique, the Baobab Congress Centre, and the Mvua African Rain Spa. - See more at:

RIU La Gemma Dell Est is an Eco-friendly resort with rooms offering a private terrace and sea views. It also features a fully equipped diving centre, open-air gym, Spherique Boutique, Baobab Congress Centre and the Mvua African Rain Spa.

The RIU La Gemma Dell Est Resort is one of the top high-end hotels on the island and has guests returning every year thanks to its beautiful setting and modern facilities in a paradise location.

Why book the RIU La Gemma Dell Est Resort?

  • Located on the famous Nungwi Beach at the northern point of Zanzibar Island
  • Luxurious 5-star resort with most rooms enjoying magnificent views of the ocean
  • Ideal for honeymooners and weddings with massive garden and grounds
  • Boasts a modern spa offering massages and treatments
  • A high-end resort for the most discerning guests

Things to do in Zanzibar:

  • Enjoy some of the free water- and land-sports available at your resort (Depending on hotel)
  • See the bottle-nose dolphins on a Safari Blue Cruise in the Indian Ocean
  • Go snorkelling from the shore or on a snorkelling excursion to Mnemba Island reef
  • Visit Stone Town for souvenir shopping
  • Book an excursion to Prison Island to see the turtles breeding grounds
  • Spot the endemic Red Colobus Monkeys at Jozani National Park
  • Join the Spice Tour and look at small farms and plantations of the countryside and in the rural areas of Zanzibar
  • Reserve a table at the Rock Restaurant, a unique little restaurant perched on a rock off the east coast of the island.

Combine your holiday in Zanzibar with a Tanzania Safari to make it extra special!
Visit our Tanzania Tours and Safaris Page for options.
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All Inclusive


La Gemma Dell Est Resort Zanzibar

Rates in SA Rand 7 Nights
Please contact us for the latest rates


Note: Peak season surcharges and block-out dates may apply. This includes School Holidays, Easter Holidays, Christmas & New Year's Eve.

Package rates include:

  • Return flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar
  • Airport tax
  • 7 nights' accommodation in a Private Villa with Pool on an all-inclusive basis.
  • Return airport transfers

Package rates exclude:

  • Travel Insurance (compulsory)
  • Gratuities
  • Visa – SA Passport holders can get this for free on arrival
  • Health and yellow fever (Dependent on the country of origin)
  • All guests staying at a hotel in Zanzibar will be obliged to pay 1 USD per person per night, starting July 1st 2015. Unless otherwise determined, the tax will be charged directly to the guests upon check-in at the resort.
  • Everything not mentioned above as well as items of a personal nature.

Covid-19 (South African Citizens)
Please note the below information is to be used as a guideline only as restrictions change. Please contact us for the latest information.

  • Covid-19 test certificates are required upon return to South Africa
    The tests can be obtained in one of 3 ways
    1. At your resort accommodation in Zanzibar 72 hours before departing back home. (US$ 100 pp)
    2. At OR Tambo Airport upon arrival in South Africa (Port Health). You will need to wait for the test to be completed before leaving the airport (2-6 hours waiting time)
    3. At a pre-approved quarantine hotel in Johannesburg (1-night booking required) by a private lab. You will need to wait for the test to be completed before leaving the airport (12-24 hours waiting time)
Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.



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