Located on the south east coast of Zanzibar, this family-run resort has all the comforts of a luxurious beach hotel with a unique charm, great attention to detail and tasteful décor.
Situated on the stunning palm fringed Bwejuu beach, the resort looks out on white sand, stretching as far as the eye can see.
There are 70 rooms and three categories of accommodation available from standard rooms located near the back of the resort, to a suite on the upper floor of the bungalows offering magnificent views of the gardens and ocean. All rooms are air-conditioned with an en-suite bathroom and a short walk from the beach. This family-run resort has all the comforts of a luxurious beach hotel with a unique charm, great attention to detail and tasteful décor. Facilities include a choice of restaurants and bars, swimming pool, Frangipani spa, internet room, TV lounge, gift shop and watersports centre.
Rising Sun is a PADI 5-star Gold Palm and National Geographic dive centre offering a wide range of courses and an exceptionally high level of customer service. Daily boat dives operate with a maximum of six divers per guide to the untouched reefs, with an amazing variety of marine life and the possibility of encounters with large oceanic fish. Explore gentle coral slopes, walls and caves whilst observing barrel sponges, turtles and sting rays.
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Zanzibar is a flat, palm-clad coral atoll, surrounded by a coral reef structure where abundant marine life can be found, including whale sharks and whales as they migrate. The island’s rich cultural heritage is still very much in evidence, particularly in Stone Town.
Ideal for viewing: green turtle, whale shark, hawksbill turtle, spotted eagle ray, humpback whale