Our awards from
the travel industry
As well as positive feedback from our customers, we’re pleased to be the winners of high quality industry awards.
2017 Luxury Travel Guide
Essque Zalu Zanzibar have been shortlisted for the 2017 Luxury Travel Guide Awards.
Conde Nast Johansens
Award Winner 2017
Essque Zalu Zanzibar was awarded 'Best for Romance' at the Condé Nast Johansens Awards 2017.
World Luxury Hotel
Awards Winner 2016
Essque Hotels won the Luxury Honeymoon Hotel category at the 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards.
World Luxury Spa Awards
Essque Zalu Zanzibar are winners of the 2016 World Luxury Spa Awards.
Winner of a Tripadvisor 'Travelers' Choice 2016' Award
We were a winner of a Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Award.
World Luxury Hotel Awards
We have been nominated for the 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards.
Ordained Winner of
Seven Star Awards 2015
The Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards is the international organization charged with custodianship of the SIGNUM VIRTUTIS, the Seal of Excellence.
Winner of a Tripadvisor
'Travelers' Choice 2014' Award
Winner of Seven Star
Global Luxury Awards 2013
Essque Zalu Zanzibar a winner of the coveted "Signum Virtutis", the Seal of excellence.
The Seven Star Global Luxury Awards came into being in order to, not only recognize, but also to set apart the extraordinary achievements in the Hospitality and Lifestyle sectors by bestowing upon them the Signum Virtutis – the seal of excellence.
Winner of the 2013 Tripadvisor
'Certificate of Excellence'
Essque Zalu Zanzibar is the proud recipient of the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013. This certificate is awarded by Tripadvisor to establishments who achieve constant outstanding reviews from their guests.
Winner of the Tripadvisor's
'Travellers' Choice Award 2013'
We were awarded with the #1 position as the 'Top Hotel in Tanzania' in TripAdvisors' Travellers' Choice Awards 2013.
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Winner of the World Travel Awards
'Zanzibar's Leading Hotel 2012'
At the 19th World Travel Awards, Essque Zalu Zanzibar has been voted by key industry players worldwide as Zanzibar's Leading Hotel 2012!
Winning this World Travel Award 2012 is the highest commendation in the travel and tourism industry and this triumph serves as a testament to our hard work and commitment to excellence over the last 14 months of operation since our opening on15th June 2011.
Winner of Tripadvisor's
'Certificate of Excellence 2012'
Essque Zalu Zanzibar is the proud recipient of the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2012. This certificate is awarded by Tripadvisor to establishments who achieve constant excellent reviews from their guests.