New York-Based on the personal pursuit of sustainable luxury in paradise, the privately-owned Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa will open its doors officially on 01 June, exceeding every expectation of the owners and designers who have held close to their goal of preserving the island’s rich culture and unforgettable landscape with architecture designed around existing fauna.
Designed by renowned architect Neil Rocher, Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa is an intimate retreat, featuring 11 sanctuary-style oceanfront villas complete with private pool, a stunning high ceiling lounge and dining area, separate bedroom with king size bed, dressing closet, bathroom with exceptional rain shower and outdoor bathtub. Tropical vegetation surrounds each villa, ensuring absolute seclusion and privacy.
What sets Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas & Spa apart in the five-star stratosphere? Its extreme focus on sustainability, diversity and supremely personalized service. Key features include
- Renewable energy- the resort has installed one wind turbine (one of only two in Zanzibar), solar water heaters on each villa, solar panels and their own desalinization plant.
- Fruits and vegetables used in White Sand’s kitchen are grown in their own bio garden, complimented by the unique “green wall” of plants lining the fine dining restaurant space
- Room design incorporates elements of nature, resulting in a unique soothing Eco-modern design, punctuated by African decorations
- The resort features its’ own kite-surfing shop , ensuring guests the bragging rights of kite-surfing in one of the top 3 spots in the world
.The property boasts a Spa nestled in the natural landscape, including a variety of treatments along with a fine dining restaurant serving freshly caught fish on an eclectic menu, bar with rooftop lounge, 24/7 concierge service, and a high-end water sports center specialized in kite surfing. The property is located on beautiful Paje Beach, on the east coast of Zanzibar resplendent with powdery white sand brushing up against crystal-clear turquoise waters.
Zanzibar is a wonderful tourist destination with various attractions such as coastal tourism, terrestrial wildlife, dhow cruising and spice tours.
Tourism is the top income generator for the islands. Stone town, the capital of Zanzibar is home to most of Zanzibar’s tourism industry. It has numerous historical and cultural sites including the Makasurani Graveyard. It is also a world heritage site.
Zanzibar is home to large amounts of beaches and clear Indian Ocean water, as well as coral and limestone scarps which allow for significant amounts of diving and snorkeling. The diving and snorkeling are done in marine parks. Tourists may also go dhow cruising around the small islands.
The town is also famous for its spice tours. Tourists visit the various coconut and spice plantations in the island.
pepper, vanilla and coriander. Zanzibar is also known for its salt and seaweed farms that may be visited by tourists on request.
Even with all these attractions, a new luxury villa is an added attraction to Zanzibar. Another magnificent place to enjoy a holiday, or stay at during a trip to Zanzibar.