Idyllic adults-only Zanzibar beach villas

The Island Pongwe Lodge, Tanzania

Standard villa

Standard villa

Standard villa

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Luxury Sultan lodge

Luxury Sultan lodge

Pongwe

Indian Ocean

Pongwe

Pongwe

An unforgettable villa stay at an adults-only, eco-luxe island retreat in Zanzibar, including breakfast, optional dinner and perks for longer stays

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Sitting peacefully on the north-east coast of Zanzibar, The Island Pongwe Lodge offers unique accommodation surrounded by the sea and amidst luscious gardens – a truly private island experience. Pongwe Bay is right on your doorstep, while Zanzibar Town is just over 18 miles away. Spend a few hours meandering through the maze of narrow streets, checking out markets and admiring the fusion of Indian, African and Middle Eastern architecture. You'll find forts, cathedrals and museums depicting the past, and you'll soon realize Zanzibar's history is as colorful as its beaches, palms and seas.

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