Zanzibar… - Cold Press Media

…a Jewel in the Lap of Africa
Why Zanzibar:
Beautiful beaches with white sand, turquoise sea and coconut palms
Rustic experience
Wide range of accommodation to cater for everybody’s taste
African feeling (castaway feeling and relaxed…)
History (Stone Town, Sultans Palaces and ruins) and Spices
(Stay for 7 nights / Pay for 5)
Valid for travelling between: 12 – 31 Jul – 01 Sept - 30 Nov 2010
MyBlue Boutique Hotel / White Rose Ora Resort / Palumbo Reef Ora
Price per person
R7 796.00
Plus airport
R8 499.00
We INCLUDE the following in the above price:
Return economy airfare with 1Time Airline from Johannesburg to Zanzibar Airport
o INCLUDING SA & Zanzibar airport taxes
Meet and greet at the airport with a transfer to the North Coast
o Bottled water and face towels / Free map of Zanzibar per vehicle
7 Nights accommodation at ONE OF THE ABOVE HOTELS (see description below)
o Standard room (except at White Rose: Sea view room)
o Including: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner (Buffet meals at main restaurant)
o “Late breakfast” at the central bar (between 10:30 – 12:00)
o Welcome drink
o Soft drinks and water served by the glass in restaurant during meals
o Soft drinks and water served by the glass at the bar (between10:00 – 22:00)
o American coffee & tea
Transfer from Hotel to Zanzibar airport
Free postage of documents
Mariska: (012) 808 3309 / Fax: 086 678 7749
Rika, Liezl & Ansophie: (012) 997 0208 / Fax: 086 678 6584
[email protected]
Travel information pack
EXCLUDED in your package price:
Entry visa to Tanzania (SA passport holder is $50-00)
Yellow fever inoculation – compulsory to get back into SA (+/- R400-00)
Travel Insurance (Highly recommended)
Beverages not specified
All items of personal nature
Exchange rate used: R7.90 to US$1.00
Price quoted is base on a cash (EFT) discounted price. For any other means of payment contact us for an
updated price.
Price quoted is base on 2 pax traveling together on the same dates and itinerary
Price quoted is per person sharing
1Time flights - Your ticket price do not include drinks or meals – however you can buy it in-flight
Flight Taxes quoted are current and subject to change
Description on Hotels:
MyBlue Boutique Hotel (Intermediate)
The Myblue Hotel is situated in a splendid and unique scenario in one of the island’s most beautiful spots, Nungwi, famous
for its sunsets and for its sea. The Resort reasserts the unmistakable “sophisticated simplicity” of the famous Mosquito Blue
Hotels and was built respecting the environment it is surrounded by to guarantee an excellent service.
The 50 Standard rooms are furnished in a boutique like decor and have one or more beds with a mosquito net, a
wardrobe with mirror, a desk, a luggage holder, air conditioning, a telephone, a digital safe, a LCD 33 television with
international channels, a minibar and a hairdryer.
The restaurant offers Italian and international cuisine. In front of the pool, near the main bar, there is a relaxing covered
area with a library, table games and an internet point free of charge.
The pool extends all the way to the seaside; next to it there is also an outdoors whirlpool bath. Moreover, sun loungers,
sun deckchairs and towels are available.
Facilities: Laundry service / Massage area / Boutique / Medical clinic / Deep sea fishing / Kit surfing
White Rose Ora Resort (Intermediate)
Mariska: (012) 808 3309 / Fax: 086 678 7749
Rika, Liezl & Ansophie: (012) 997 0208 / Fax: 086 678 6584
[email protected]
White Rose is built along a marvelous hilltop overlooking the sea. It has a splendid view of the India Ocean and of the
white fine sandy beach. There are 30 large rooms: 16 Sea View, 8 Bungalows and 6 Garden rooms with a makuti roof
and the rooms are all positioned in the wooded garden and in front on the sea. Every room is furnished in Zanzibar decor
and has a double bed with a mosquito net, a wardrobe with a mirror, a luggage holder, fan, air conditioning and a telephone.
The bungalows also have a living area equipped with a table and chairs, while you can find a large typical “Pili Pili” sofa bed in
the garden rooms.
The meeting point of the Resort is the fascinating living area where there is a satellite television. There you can relax by
just simply reading if you do not want to take part in the group activities.
The restaurant with the pool view has a buffet service, offering local and Italian cuisine, characterized mainly by fresh
homemade pasta, grilled fish, sweets and an abundance of tropical fruit cut up at the moment requested. Every week the
restaurant has a Zanzibar theme dinner and a gala dinner. It is possible to reserve a romantic lobster dinner (with an
additional cost).
The three connecting pools, in which one is dedicated for the children, are situated in the large garden in front of the
seaside. You may also sip cocktails at the pool bar while bathing in the pool.
The second bar is in the reception area at the beach, where you may also drink delicious cocktails and listen to local music
in the background.
Facilities: Internet (free of charge) / Boutique / Massage center / Telephone / Laundry area / Entertainment / Canoes /
Mountain bikes
Palumbo Reef Ora Resort (Intermediate)
The Ora Palumbo Reef resort is located in Uroa on the eastern central coast of the island of Zanzibar. There are 100
rooms in the resort. They are scattered throughout the tropical garden located in a two floor building and are divided into
28 Standard, 32 Deluxe, 6 Jungle, 24 Junior Suite, 8 Suite and 1Presidential Suite. Most of the rooms overlook the Indian
Ocean with its enchanting colors. Every room is furnished in Zanzibar style and has a small garden or terrace, a double bed
with a mosquito net, desk, wardrobe with mirror, luggage holder, fan, air conditioning, television (except in the standard
rooms), a safe and a hair dryer. The “Junior Suites” also have a living area with a pull out sofa bed. All of the suites are
suitable for families because they can accommodate up to 4 people. The “Presidential Suite” also has a kitchen, a family
room, a dining room and two double bed rooms with their own bathrooms and their own personal special staff.
The Resort’s meeting place is the spectacular roof top in makuti where water games are held, where you can also find
the reception, the information desk, the boutique and the main bar with the living area where you can get away from the
animated games and just simply read to relax or play games such as billiard, table soccer or ping pong with your friends.
The restaurant offers a buffet service and is located in front of the pool overlooking the sea. It offers Italian and the
typical local cuisine, made up mainly by fresh homemade pasta dishes, fresh grilled fish, sweets an plenty of tropical fruit
sliced at the moment it is requested. Every week there is a typical Zanzibar theme dinner and a gala dinner. It is also
possible to reserve a romantic lobster dinner (with additional cost).
Mariska: (012) 808 3309 / Fax: 086 678 7749
Rika, Liezl & Ansophie: (012) 997 0208 / Fax: 086 678 6584
[email protected]
You may also find an open-air and covered relax area that is located by the poolside where the second bar is situated and
dedicated especially for you.
Facilities: Internet (free of charge) / Boutique / Massage center / Laundry / Telephone / Entertainment / Canoes / Mountain
Best time to visit the Spice Island:
Zanzibar experiences ideal holiday weather for most of the year, with the exception of the rainy months, April and
May. The island is warm all year around with an average daytime temperature of 28°C.
How to get to Zanzibar:
1Time has 2 direct return flights to Zanzibar on Saturdays & Tuesdays (Between 01 Mar - 30 Apr 10 1Time departure
Saturdays & Wednesdays) / SAA has daily flights to Dar es Salaam – with several charter flights options to Zanzibar / Kenya
Airways has twice a day return flights via Nairobi
Passport and visa’s:
Most passport holders require a visa for Tanzania/Zanzibar. This is obtainable from the Tanzanian High Commission in
Pretoria. The visa is valid for 3 months and cost is $50/visa.
Visas can also be obtained on arrival (No photos or forms needed)
Travel Insurance:
We highly recommend that you take out adequate Travel Insurance for the duration of your holiday for peace of mind
and to avoid the high costs related to medical emergencies!
Yellow Fever:
A Yellow Fever inoculation is not compulsory for Zanzibar, BUT it is compulsory TO GET BACK INTO SOUTH
The eXplore Plus team thanks you for your enquiry.
For more Zanzi info visit:
Warmest regards,
Ansophie du Toit / Liezl Boshoff
NOTE: All prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances,
without prior notice. The exchange rate on the date of final payment will be used as the basis of the cost of your tour package.
“eXplore our playground… then make it yours”
Mariska: (012) 808 3309 / Fax: 086 678 7749
Rika, Liezl & Ansophie: (012) 997 0208 / Fax: 086 678 6584
[email protected]