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Riu Palace Zanzibar




The adult only (no under 18's) Riu Palace Zanzibar enjoys a stunning location on Nungwi’s beach on the north west coast of the island where the tidal movement is minimal and the ocean is perfect for swimming and watersports. Luxuriously appointed suites and villas with Omani-style decor, a 24 hour all inclusive meal plan with premium brand drinks and dine around options, complimentary non-motorised watersports, a daily entertainment programme and plenty more - Riu Palace ticks all the boxes!





North West Coast.


Adults only resort - no guests under 18 years permitted

Junior Suite Courtyard View (Size: 34m²)
These Junior Suites have everything needed to make your stay a unique experience. The rooms feature one king size bed, a sofa in the lounge area and a balcony or terrace.

Junior Suite (Size: 45m²)

These suites are located on the ground or first floors, have private balconies or terraces facing the ocean and have a small sitting area with a sofa.


Suite (Size: 54m²)
These suites are sea facing and are located closer to the seafront on ground and first floors. They have a sitting area with a sofa and private balconies or terraces.


Superior Ocean Suite (Size: 60m2)
The suites are specially designed to offer everything needed during your stay. These rooms have a double bed, a sofa bed in the lounge area, a dressing room and a balcony or terrace.


Villa (Size: 125m2)
The exclusive villas are perfect for those who want to enjoy luxury in every detail on their holidays. The rooms feature one king size bed, a sofa in the living room and a dressing room. In addition, on the terrace you will find a private pool and sun loungers where you can relax.


Jacuzzi Suite (Size: 90m²)
If you want to enjoy a stay with maximum relaxation, the Jacuzzi Suites are perfect.
The rooms feature a queen size bed, a sofa bed in the lounge area and lounge chairs and umbrellas on the private terrace.


Beach Villa (Size: 90m²)
Beach Villas enjoy a great ground floor location near the beach front. There are 2 bathrooms, one of which has a hydromassage bathtub. Each villa has a small private pool on the terrace. There is also a separate lounge area with a sofa bed.


Disabled Rooms
The resort has 2 Junior Suites Garden View, located on the ground floor , that have been specially adapted for disabled guests and include step free showers and guard rails fitted in the bathrooms with sufficient turning space for a wheelchair.




  • Air conditioning

  • Ceiling fan

  • TV with satellite channels

  • CD/DVD player

  • Direct dial telephone

  • Hairdryer and bathrobe

  • Special make-up mirror

  • Electronic safe

  • Tea and coffee making facilities

  • Mini bar



Meal Plan

All Inclusive includes:


  • Breakfast at the Promenade Restaurant

  • Lunch at the Promenade Restaurant.

  • Dinner at the Promenade Restaurant in addition an optional a la carte dinner is available at Krystal, the Beef Steak House and IA – the resort’s newest seafood restaurant

  • Snacks 24 Hours a day.

  • Imported alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages in all bars and restaurants as well as premium branded drinks throughout the resort. An additional charge applies to the specialty wine list.

  • Mini bar (restocked regularly).

  • RiuFit programme.

  • Complimentary use of the fitness centre.

  • Complimentary use of kayaks and stand-up paddle.

  • Daytime entertainment programme several times per week.

  • Evening entertainment several times per week.


Promenade Restaurant
The main restaurant located on the beachfront, featuring indoor and outdoor seating areas.
A lavish buffet including live cooking stations is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The buffet dinner is themed twice weekly.
Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

The resort’s speciality restaurant offering a fusion menu.
Open for Dinner.

Beef Steak House
A la carte traditional Steak House.
Open for Dinner.

The resort’s newest a la carte seafood restaurant
Open for dinner

Pepe‘s Food Grill
Open for lunches and located in the pool area
Open for Lunch.

Sunshine Pool Bar

Tiara Poolside Bar

The coffee and lounge bar with a large terrace overlooking the ocean.

Full service bar in the restaurant area.

The Makuti Beach Bar
Located directly on the beach.

The Renova Spa offers a provides extensive range of spa services tailored to personal needs, as well as a beauty salon and massages (additional charge) There is a spectacular central relaxation area with a relaxation pool.

Complimentary throughout the resort.

WATERSPORTS & ACTIVITIES (* some at a supplement)


  • 4 Swimming Pools – one with an adjoining whirlpool bath and a chill out area

  • Complimentary kayaks, pedalos and stand-up paddle

  • One scuba trial in the pool

  • Beach volleyball

  • Excursions Office

  • Diving School

  • RiuFit programme

  • Evening entertainment


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