Konokono Zanzibar Beach Resort overview

Konokono Zanzibar Beach Resort is located on the Michamvi Peninsula, on the South East Coast of Zanzibar – one of the most authentic and secluded places on the island – and overlooks the wonderful Chwaka Bay.

Several kilometres of white pristine beach face Konokono. The resort is a quiet paradise offering privacy and tranquility in the heart of nature. In this quiet surrounding you will find all the modern luxuries such as a main swimming pool bar, restaurant, plunge pools and spa which were designed with your comfort in mind.

The equatorial geographical position is responsible for an average temperature of around 25 °C. There are two dry seasons – from December to March and from June to October, when temperatures can reach over 30 °C, and two rainy seasons – from mid-April to May and in November (“short rains month”).

The Konokono Zanzibar Beach Resort is open 12 months a year.

How to reach us

  • Flight: from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar 20 mins
  • Ferry: from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar port 2 hours
  • Car / Taxi: from Stone Town or Zanzibar airport 1 hour and 15 mins

We can arrange your transfers to and from the airport,  just let us know your flights details.

The transfer is complimentary one way for minimum stay 4 nights and 2 way for minumum stay 6 nights. (only for bookings through our website)

Travel tips

  • Time Zone: 3 hours ahead of GMT
  • Electricity: 240 volts with 3 flat pronged plugs
  • WI-FI: available in all property

Flights and airports: Zanzibar Airport receives flights from all major East African Countries airports (Dar Es Salaam, Kilimanjaro, Arusha, Nairobi, Arusha, Mombasa) from which you can in turn connect with all major airline carriers to Europe, Asia and the US)

The following airlines fly directly to Zanzibar: Qatar Airways , Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Condor, Oman Air, Egypt air, Fly Dubai.