Azao Resort Zanzibar

Pongwe Zanzibar, Pongwe, Tanzania
7.8 84 reviews
  • Cleanliness
  • Comfort
  • Facilities
  • Staff
  • Value for money
  • Free WiFi
  • Location

Available Deals

Hotel map
Food & Drink
Special diet menus (on request)
Snack bar
Restaurant (à la carte and buffet)
Entertainment and family services
Children television networks
Board games/puzzles
Reception services
Luggage storage
24-hour front desk
Tour desk
Free!WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Languages spoken
Cleaning services
Daily maid service
Laundry(Additional charge)
Ironing service(Additional charge)
Pets are not allowed.
Pool and wellness
Spa and wellness centre(Additional charge)
Pool/beach towels
Outdoor pool
Massage(Additional charge)
Kids' pool
Spa Facilities
Spa/wellness packages
Fitness centre
Swimming pool
Free!Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Secured parking
Non-smoking rooms
Gift shop
Family rooms
Airport shuttle (additional charge)
Safety deposit box
Facilities for disabled guests
Air conditioning
Kids' club
Tennis equipment
Tennis court
Children's playground
Bikes available (free)
Closest landmarks
Kichwele Forest Reserve
8.1 miles
Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park
13.6 miles
Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park
15.7 miles
Cinema Afrique
16.3 miles
Hamamni Persian Baths
16.4 miles
Old Dispensary
16.5 miles
Sultan's Palace, Zanzibar
16.7 miles
House of Wonders
16.7 miles
The Zanzibar Curio shop
16.7 miles
House of Wonders
16.7 miles
Most popular landmarks
Old Fort of Zanzibar
16.8 miles
Peace Memorial Museum
16.9 miles
Restaurants and markets
7.5 miles
7.5 miles
Kiwengwa Supermarket
7.5 miles
Closest airports
Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
17.5 miles
Julius Nyerere International Airport
59.6 miles


  • Cancellation/prepayment
    • Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type.Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
  • Cards accepted at this property
    • Azao Resort Zanzibar accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
  • Check-in
    • 14:00 - 00:00
  • Check-out
    • Until 12:00 hours
  • Children and extra beds
    • All further older children or adults are charged USD 60 per night for extra beds.
    • All children are welcome.
    • All children under 12 years are charged USD 35 per night for extra beds.
    • Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
    • The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
    • One child under 16 years is charged USD 45 per night when using existing beds.
    • Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
    • Free!All children under 2 years stay free of charge for children's cots/cribs.
  • Pets
    • Pets are not allowed.

What guests loved the most

“All inclusive option had a wide range of choices, rooms were clean and big and the facilities were amazing. Especially loved the baristas and the poolside bar.”

, South Africa

“The bed was very comfortable, the bathroom spacious and clean. The restaurant especially salads and desserts were appetizing (loved them) The resort is in a quiet location which is good when one wants to relax.”

, Zimbabwe

“It is an excellent place, from the entrance, garden poll and ETC it is a very beautiful...”

, Tanzania

“Very nice place ....rooms quite spacious and clean. Lovely meals both breakfast and dinner. Friendly staff”

, Zimbabwe

“We loved the staff, they were ALL so friendly. Our room was perfect and the resort was definitely great value for money. The dinner buffet was also a highlight of our day and the swimming pool is perfect!”

, South Africa

“Food and cocktails for all inclusive. Nice pool. Very big room.”

, Israel

“Very beautiful place. Delicious food. We had an awesome time there. The staff are amazing and very accommodating. We didn't want to leave. Awesome team .Rajab, Jasper, G, Kelvin, Shehe, Nassiru and Juma you guys are amazing. We will never forget you guys. Asante Sana!”

, South Africa

“All you could expect from a resort. Good food, nice staff, nice rooms, AC, swimming pool, easy booking of excursions.”


“'Rooms was very clean and comfortable. We had a lovely view! Food was good and the staff are super friendly! We really enjoyed our stay. Thanks.”

, South Africa

“Breakfast buffet was nice and staff were friendly.The rooms were cleaned everyday and were clean and of a good size.”

, United Arab Emirates