Upendo Beach

“Luxury boutique hotel with private villas and family rooms”
Budget level: High-End
When to Go
All Year
Property Type
Zanzibar & Mafia Island
Kids Min Age
All Ages

Upendo Beach is located in Michamvi, on one of the most beautiful and secluded tidal beaches in Zanzibar, where families and friends can gather and relax in paradise. 

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Experience & Activities     

Upendo Beach is a unique, stylish boutique hotel that delicately combines exclusive private villas with a social restaurant, bar and pool area while advocating sustainability and conservation principles at its centre. Soak up the sun on luxurious daybeds while enjoying gourmet food and creative cocktails. Chillout in the infinity pool with a sea view and enjoy stunning sunsets. Everybody is welcome to socialize with other globetrotters in the cozy lounge with the best view of The Rock. 

Expect tailored service with three luxury private villas & two further palm thatch banda rooms. This stylish luxury retreat is perfect for the adventurous, elegant, yet bohemian globetrotter! A barefoot retreat designed to feel like a home away from home, whether a couple, family, group of friends or solo traveller, these villas & suites are sure to make a stay memorable. All villas are beachfront and come with a butler, private pools, and outside dining and lounge areas. 


Garden View Room: In this spacious room, an exposed wood beam ceiling and subtle accents define island elegance. Soak in the sea air while resting on the oversized, elevated bed with fine linens, ceiling fan, soft lighting and bedside tables all inside a custom-made mosquito net. The design ensures that guests will enjoy a cooling breeze and gentle light all day long. 

Sea View Room: The room is an enormous, light-filled bedroom with a private floor-to-ceiling glass door and a breathtaking sea view balcony. The ultimate romantic hideaway. Relax in the oversized, elevated bed, with fine linens, ceiling fan, soft lighting and bedside tables all inside a custom-made mosquito net. Kindle the magic with a superb rain shower, or indulge by soaking in the hand-sculpted plunge tub 

Family Villa: Families and friends will immediately feel at home in this fully-serviced, five-bedroom villa with a stunning infinity pool. This home away from the other villas can be booked as an own private retreat or as individual suites. 

One-Bedroom Villa with Private Plunge Pool: The ultimate in private Zanzibari retreats. Love is in the details in these private villas. Luxuriously outfitted with large double beds, fine linens, a private rooftop pool and a large sea view deck. These adult-only villas are suited for couples, honeymooners or solo travellers and come with a personal butler to take care of all needs. 

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