We have considered and discussed the matter for a long time, and are now really confident that we can take over the responsibility of reopening our hotel by looking closely what happens on Zanibar and on Tanzania mainland. We are confident that the country’s and our safety measurements are extremely efficient, therefore we are considering us a very low-risk hotel. We at The Zanzibari are of course following all safety protocols from Tanzanian and Zanzibar Health departments, which are based on the World Health Organization recommendations, to ensure a maximum of safety.
- you will be checked for Covid-19 symptoms by measuring temperature
- you need a valid travel health insurance
- you do not have to quarantine at arrival and there is currently no requirement for guests to present a COVID-19 test certificate, unless required by the airline or country of departure
- Travelers are encouraged to apply for online visum before arrival. This takes 10 days, so plan it well in advance. – – Alternatively it is also possible to obtain the visa upon arrival
Update on COVID-19 testing facilities and prices on Zanzibar
Currently there are 2 hospitals on Zanzibar offering COVID-19 tests:
Note: Travellers & drivers or any one in their company must wear masks as they visit the testing centre to protect those working there.
Information as of 16 January 2021