Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel

4.0 star property
Kendwa beachfront hotel with 3 bars/lounges and spa

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Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel

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On the beach, scuba diving
View from room
Building design
Pillow-top beds, in-room safe, individually furnished, desk
Food and drink

Overview of Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel

7,8 out of 10 Good
7,8/10 Good

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
Kendwa, Kendwa, 0000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • Restaurant and 3 bars/lounges
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Nightclub
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Pool bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
Feel at home
  • Refrigerator
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Room options

Pool Bungalow

  • 30 sq m
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Theme King Room

  • 35 sq m
  • Partial ocean view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Non Sea View Theme King Room

  • 20 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Economy Double Room

  • 84 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Theme Twin Room

  • 28 sq m
  • Partial sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Economy Twin Room

  • 24 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Non Sea View Theme Twin Room

  • 25 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Family Pool Bungalow

  • 96 sq m
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Double Sofa Beds

About this area

Getting around

  • Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 94 min drive


  • Guru Guru Bar & Restaurant - 9 min drive
  • Mama Mia Restaurant - 9 min drive
  • Istanbul Restaurant & Bar - 9 min drive
  • Upendo Restaurant - 15 min walk
  • Maisha Restaurant - 16 min walk

About this property

Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel

With access to onsite scuba diving, Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel is a great choice for your beach stay in Kendwa. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in massages at the spa. The restaurant is a great spot for a bite to eat and cold drinks are served at the pool bar. Other highlights at this upscale hotel include 3 bars/lounges, a nightclub, and a sauna.


English, French, Italian, Spanish, Swahili

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 47 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside bar
  • Barbecue grills
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • On the beach
  • Scuba diving
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool loungers


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Nightclub
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • At least 80% of food locally-sourced
  • Locally-owned & organized tours & activities
  • Local artist showcase
  • At least 80% lighting from LEDs

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 36-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Bathrobes

Sleep well

  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Travel crib
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Energy-saving switches

Special features


The onsite spa has couples treatment room(s). Services include massages.


Onsite venue - This beachfront restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 5.00 per person, per night

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for USD 20.0 per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 40.0 per day
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


Some rooms at this property are not suitable for children. Please add child ages in the search parameters to display available rooms.
This property does not have elevators.
Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Kendwa Rocks Beach
Kendwarocks Bungalows Hotel Zanzibar
Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel Hotel
Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel Kendwa
Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel Hotel Kendwa

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as scuba diving. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool. Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel also has 3 bars, a nightclub, and a sauna, as well as a steam room, a picnic area, and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Kendwa Rocks Beach Hotel?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers beachfront dining and Asian cuisine.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Menal, 7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

WiFi was a bit spotty but other than that, we had an excellent stay!
Keidra, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great Stay at Kendwa Rocks!
I had an incredible stay at this hotel. Very beautiful rooms, facilities and pool. The staff were so friendly, helpful and accommodating. The food was very good. I would definitely stay at this hotel again.
Javon, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Elin, 12-night trip
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6/10 Good

Aileen, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Anita, 5-night trip
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6/10 Good

Mozarte daniel, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

We had wonderful holiday at Kendwa Rocks. Our villa was amazing and looks way better then on photos. The Full Moon Party is a great experience although I'd love to hear more international music. Beautiful beach with lots of entertainment options. Hope to be back one day! Thanks for having us.
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10/10 Exceptional

Andreas, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Staff, food, the beach, rooms everything is excelent,
Stefania Daniela, 6-night family trip
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