Ras Nungwi Resort is set beside an unspoiled beach, protected by a coral reef, on a stunning stretch of coastline at the northeastern tip of Zanzibar. This is a pleasant resort with a relaxed atmosphere and plenty to do. It is highly recommended for people who want to dive or fish on their holiday.
There are 32 en suite rooms with mini bars, air-conditioning and their own balconies. All the standard and superior chalet rooms have a sea view. 4 superior deluxe chalet rooms are closer to the ocean. At the rear of the property, there is a small terrace of lodge rooms with a garden view. The ocean suite is extremely spacious – over 140 m2 – with a lounge, bar, large sun-deck, private plunge pool and a view directly down to the beach – perfect for a couple seeking total privacy.
The open-air restaurant and lounges are decorated with local fabrics. There is a choice of lounging areas, which ensures you can always find peace and quiet here.
Ras Nungwi has some of the best diving on the island: there are wall dives, drift dives, night dives and deep dives. dolphins, manta rays, turtles and reef sharks are regularly sighted. The waters around Ras Nungwi are also close to some of Africa’s best deep-sea fishing grounds and the fishing operation is probably the most professional in Zanzibar. Yellow fin tuna, Sailfish, Blue marlin and Striped and Black marlin are sport from August through November. The billfish season is from November to March.