Host your zanzibar Retreat


.Are you a yoga teacher or retreat leader looking for a private beach venue for hosting a Zanzibar retreat?
The Zanzibari is the perfect location for yoga, meditation, wellness, or personal transformation retreats.


Host your next yoga wellness retreat

Are you looking for a memorable venue by the ocean to host your next transformational retreat, yoga teacher training, or workshop? Our boutique hotel has your special event covered.


Quiet paradise in zanzibar

The Zanzibari is a quiet and peaceful property withattentive, friendly staff, surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens,  a white-sand beach and the turquoise-waters of the Indian ocean.


Peace and privacy

We provide a private and tranquil space to host the most powerful and rejuvenating retreat possible. Your retreat guests will be embraced by nature & nourished by our local cuisine. Weather is ideal all year long! 


support and logistics

You can focus on leading your retreat and doing what you do best. The Zanzibari will help plan, organise, and deliver everything with your retreat vision in mind. We are here to support every detail for an unforgettable experience.


why hosting you retreat at the zanzibari

The Zanzibari gives you an opportunity to truly disconnect from the outside world and reconnect with yourself and with mother earth. Our service is highly personalised and flexible on teachers wishes and the hotel is within easy access, only 1 hrs drive from Zanzibar’s International Airport.



Our boutique-style hotel is located directly on the shore of the Indian Ocean, at Nungwi, overlooking the lagoon within the reef, and ocean beyond. East facing for the most amazing sunrises.


Mingled in tropical gardens

11 elegant rooms (air conditioning and fans), a luscious garden, swimming pool, cliff edge hip pools to dip in and delicious plant-based meals made with love. We offer a perfect setting for your guests to slow down and escape the stress of everyday life.



We offer a mixture of international & local cuisine with a variety of fish dishes, blended with spices & herbs of Zanzibar. Our focus is on healthy and yummy vegetarian dishes, following the guidelines of the ketogenic diet (other diets on request).



11 en-suite spacious rooms with garden or sea views; double / twin Zanzibar style beds, private balconies / patios, aircon and ceiling fans; arranged for privacy and peace, sleeping 15 guests depending on needs.


Class and exercise spaces. Versatile eating arrangements. Trained masseuse for healing body work. Stroke in the freshwater pool, or refresh in the rock plunge pools on top of the cliff above the beach.


give your guests more value including amazing activities

We offer several add-on activities, services, and tours to create a varied yoga and wellness retreat and offer your participants a combination of relaxation and activities that suits your style. From massage and spa to full and half-day tours, we are here for you to organize any tour that Zanzibar has to offer.

Sunset boat cruises for groups
Zanzibari-famous Spice Farm Tour and Stone Town Cultural Heritage Tour (Full Day Combine tour experience!)
Cultural village tour in Nungwi Village and the sea turtle aquarium
We are closely connected with a nearby diving center for SCUBA
Snorkeling from a local fishermen boat tour to Mnemba Island

Jozani forest visits and many more depending on your interests!


Benefits of Hosting Your Retreat at The Zanzibari

  • Sleeps up to 20 people in our 4 star boutique-style hotel
  • 3 private villas sleeping 4-5 people each, and 8 all en-suite air conditioned double rooms
  • 3 Healthy meals per day aligned with your event
  • Herbal & spiced teas, bottled water all day and in rooms. Green juices, coconut water and nourishing smoothies available upon request.
  • A unique selection of indoor and outdoor spaces and break out areas easily adapted to different retreat activities
  • Close proximity and easy access to a variety of natural and cultural experiences
  • A beautiful and secluded environment with highly personalised service

Rates - Indicative


The Zanzibari can be booked out entirely or for smaller groups, a minimum of 12 bednights (eg: 4 rooms, 3 nights)


Or from $150 – $160 per person sharing inclusive of 1 excursion (Sunset cruise OR Village tour)


Rates $140 per person sharing (2 / room), per day, full board. (Single supplement is available on enquiry). 5 nights at $700 pp is great value

Villa with private pool upgrade is possible
Or from $150 – $160 per person sharing inclusive of 1 excursion (Sunset cruise OR Village tour)
For 6 participants booked, teacher / leader stays free of charge. For 10 participants booked, add another teacher / assistant free on a shared basis

7 easy steps to hosting a retreat here at The Zanzibari Hotel

1. Decide when you want to bring your group.

Send us an email to ask about our rates. We offer rates based on length of the retreat and time of the year. Our Peak Season is July to October, and December to February, for those seasons you have to book well in advance. Green season, with lower rates, is from March to June, and from November to middle of December.

Our retreat rates include:

– Full board accommodation

– Accommodation in our beautifully furnished rooms with air conditioning and ceiling fans, either sharing a double room, or as a single room (at additional costs)

– Three healthy meals per day. We can accommodate vegan, vegetarian, and ketogenic diets, with ingredients from our gardens and the sea, spiced up with spices and herbs from Zanzibar

– Herbal and spiced teas, bottled water and unlimited green juices and nourishing smoothies are available throughout the day, along with coconut water, herbal tea and bananas

– Housekeeping

– Use of all our facilities including the infinity pool, the rock pools, our massage house, lounge areas

– Applicable sales and hotel taxes

Airport transfer and any other activities may be added for an additional fee.

2. Consider how many people you want to bring.

Our hotel has capacity to house up-to 15 people (8 double/twin rooms, 3 Suites with each 2 rooms).

With 8 participants (not including organizer), we offer a complementary stay for the organizer.

With 12 or more participants (not including organizer), we offer a complementary stay for the organizer and an in-room guest

3. Contact us to check availability and reserve your retreat dates.

To secure your reservation, we accept deposits on a per-room basis. We require a 30% deposit per room, with a two-room minimum. If you would like to reserve the entire facility, you may do so by reserving all 11 rooms.

4. Plan your approach and theme

Consider if you would like to add additional activities to your retreat. We will work with you on the pricing of the retreat based on the number of participants. With our personalized attention and a wide variety of activities, we can tailor your retreat to your specific needs.

5. Consider your teacher mark-up

Feel confident to mark up your package prices to consider your cost of doing business, correspondence with potential participants, planning/preparing etc. Teachers mark ups generally range between $200-$800 per person.

Don’t cut yourself short!

6. Make a marketing plan to recruit people

We are happy to help by posting your retreat on our webpage and social media sites.

7. Book your flights and let us take care of the rest!

For more information on how we can work with you to create the retreat of a lifetime for you and your group, please drop us a line and we’ll send you all the details. To expedite the process please let us know the number of participants, the activities you are interested in, food requirements, the length of your stay, and some possible dates.

Please get in touch to find out more about our facilities and how we can support you in promoting and delivering your retreat. You are invited to come and visit The Zanzibari Hotel for yourself or speak personally with Ronny over skype ( Skype name: ronnybender), so that you can discover how The Zanzibari Hotel is just what you have been looking for.

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