Zanzibar Holiday Packages

Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa Zanzibar Holiday

Make Karafuu Beach Resort & Spa your next holiday, ideal for a getaway to the tropical island of Zanzibar, this resort sets the bar for a honeymoon or island getaway.

The Karafuu Beach Resort is set on the east coast of Zanzibar known for its white powdery sands shaded by coconut palms, frangipani and bougainvilleas. The resort features a spa, four restaurants, a main bar and three swimming pools all with swim up bars.

Stepping out of your room you are surrounded by palm trees and lush gardens before stepping onto the sandy beach where you might enjoy a game of volleyball.

Why book the Karafuu Beach Resort?

  • Located on the east coast of Zanzibar known for its stretched sandy beaches
  • Boasts a rustic spa offering massages and treatments
  • Beautiful chalets in the shade of palm trees create a stunning ambience
  • Swahili and Masai themed dinners and performances twice a week at the restaurant
  • 15 minutes walk away from the popular Rock Restaurant

Things to to 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 snorkeling from the shore or on a snorkeling 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!
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Half Board or All Inclusive


Karafuu Beach Resort and Spa

Rates in SA Rand Half Board (Breakfast & Dinner) All-Inclusive (All Meals & Selected Drinks)
15 Jan - 18 Mar'24 R 23,640 pp sharing R 29,635 pp sharing
20 Mar - 07 Apr'24 R 27,410 pp sharing R 33,405 pp sharing
08 - 30 Apr'24 R 19,765 pp sharing R 25,760 pp sharing
01 - 31 May'24 R 18,115 pp sharing R 24,110 pp sharing
13 Jun - 08 Jul'24 R 24,765 pp sharing R 30,760 pp sharing
09 Jul - 31 Aug'24 R 25,490 pp sharing R 31,485 pp sharing
01 - 18 Sep'24 R 20,915 pp sharing R 26,910 pp sharing
19 - 30 Sep'24 R 24,765 pp sharing R 30,760 pp sharing


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

Package includes:

  • Return flights to Zanzibar on the direct services of Fly Safair
  • Airport taxes
  • 6 nights' accommodation at Karafuu Beach Hotel plus an early check-in in a Garden Room on a Half Board/ All Inclusive basis
  • Return airport transfers

Package excludes:

  • 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 5 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.
Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations, and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.

All room categories at Karafuu are single storey units located on the ground floor.

Garden Rooms  The garden rooms are at the top of the slope in the lush tropical gardens. All have easy access to the long stretch of beach.

Bondeni Pool Rooms  Located inside the "Bondeni area” which includes pool restaurant, pool bar and air conditioned fitness centre. Situated at the top of the slope in the lush tropical gardens all facing the new "bondeni swimming pool”. All rooms have same size of the Garden rooms and some of them have double verandas.

Masai Pool Rooms  These rooms are located around the Masai swimming pool close to the botanic garden and are furnished in typical Masai style

Cottage Rooms  The Cottage Rooms are situated on a gentle slope behind the Junior Suites in the second row and most offer a partial sea view through the lush palm treetops.

Junior Suites  The Junior Suites are situated along the beachfront under a beautiful palm grove or on a small hill. All sea facing with spectacular front sea views.

Suites  Situated along the beachfront under a beautiful palm grove with a spectacular view.

Villas  Situated along the white sandy beachfront under the palm grove with a spectacular view. Entrance through a private garden and direct to an ample living room.


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Mosquito nets
  • TV
  • Mini bar
  • Telephone
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Hair dryer
  • Electronic safe
  • Veranda

Kijiji Restaurant The main restaurant with sea view terrace, serving generous international theme buffets. Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Bondeni Fusion Grill Restaurant Located inside the Bondeni Pool Ideal for grill specialties and fusion dishes. Open for Dinner.

Le Grand Bleu Restaurant Seafood specialities. À la carte dinner restaurant with breath-taking ocean view, for a romantic gourmet dinner right on the moonlit beach. Open for Dinner.

Masai Village Located within a perfectly reproduced African village, offers traditional Swahili and Masai dinners with folkloristic dance performances. Open for Dinner.

Swim Up Bars Situated in Bondeni, Masai and Main Pool. To sip an exotic long drink while sitting on underwater stools. Open for Drinks.

Zanzi…Bar The main Cocktail bar & Shisha lounge area where evenings continue with tropical cocktails and soft music on a scenic veranda. Open for Drinks and Shisha.

SPA The Samawati Spa is one of the highlights. Right above the cliff, on top of the white sandy beach, you’ll find the tranquil world of Samawati Spa with private Ocean View treatment rooms and private sundeck.

Wi-Fi Complimentary throughout the resort 

WATERSPORTS & ACTIVITIES (* some at a supplement)

  • 3 Swimming pools plus pool at the Spa
  • 2 Floodlit tennis courts
  • Fitness centre
  • Volleyball
  • Aerobics
  • Scuba diving (PADI)
  • Babysitting *
  • Boutique
  • 2 Conference rooms
  • Games room
  • Pool table
  • Darts
  • Board games
  • Table tennis

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