From the moment you set foot in a Kisiwa boutique hotel, the warmth of age-old Zanzibari traditions envelops you. Fragrant frangipani aromas float through luxury beachfront villas at Kisiwa on the Beach, while spices of historic Stone Town drift up the 170-year-old staircase of Kisiwa House to suites adorned as in times past.

Our family has been welcoming intrepid wanderers home for generations, and a rich legacy of culture, tradition, and sophistication is woven into every aspect of our family-run luxury hotels. Discover an ancient world of hospitality and luxury as you embark on a sensory island journey amidst the treasures of our Zanzibar.

Luxury Beachfront Escape in Zanzibar

Be whisked away to an oasis of rejuvenation with a stay in our island paradise.

A Boutique Stay in Historic Stone Town

Traverse streets steeped in history with an immersive stay in the heart of Zanzibar


  • Kisiwa on the beach

    Amazing stay! It was 10/10, really unforgettable experience and it could not be better!The staff went above and beyond to ensure our comfort and satisfaction throughout our entire stay. Their attention to detail and genuine hospitality made us feel truly valued as guests. They always ask about your day and how you feel and this really makes you special! They are very chill (hukana matata) and very hardworking people.... Read this review

    Sara, February 2024

  • Kisiwa House

    Lovely peaceful clean hotel Excellent, peaceful hotel with breakfast included. Very clean, comfortable room with AC. Good location, would definitely recommend. We particularly enjoyed the friendly staff and the welcome drink/friendly greetings. It was a great stay.

    Simon H, February 2024

  • Kisiwa House

    Beautiful house in the heart of Stone TownWe spent one night in this charming house in the heart of Stone Town.Everything can be done just walking a few minutes.The room is nice and the bathroom big and comfortable.There is a beautiful view (city and ocean) from the roothtop restaurant.Food was excellent.All the people working in the hotel are very smiling and friendly.It was a great place to stay in... Read this review

    Alex13880, February 2024

  • Kisiwa on the Beach

    An unforgettable stay! The hotel is located right by Paje beach with a dreamy view. Our room was very clean & cleaning was done daily. The breakfast, lunch and dinner was delicious. The dinners had different themes each evening which was really nice! Each and every staffmember was superfriendly and keen that you had the best experience both at the hotel and in Zanzibar, they really go that extra... Read this review

    Vian R, February 2024