AFRICOLOGY Retreat at Zalu...
our tranquil hideaway for you to escape!

Our Zanzibar spa treatment facilities include various treatment venues - two dual treatment rooms, four single rooms, Hydro shower room and two relaxation areas. The wet-areas offer a sauna and steam room.

AFRICOLOGY offers a holistic experience...
using only 100% truly organic and natural ingredients. Our focus is on capturing the intelligence of nature in the restorative process - we know that the essence of nature can synergistically interact with the energy system, and this knowledge forms the basis of our AFRICOLOGY creations.

AFRICOLOGY treatments at Essque Zalu Zanzibar include facial and body care experiences and is suitable for male and female (unisex). The full product range is available at the Retreat and professional therapists will take you on an African journey with a difference!

The AFRICOLOGY Kids for the younger clients is a special feature at Essque Zalu as we know the importance of educated our youth about the benefits of healthy lifestyle.

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The Maasai Ritual

Ceremonies and rituals among the Maasai are a very essential part of their culture and lifestyle.

With our Maasai Ritual, our aim is to, quite simply, take you on a renewal journey deeply immersed in the traditions sights and sounds of the Masaai culture in Zanzibar.

Foot Ritual

Using a fresh coconut and sand scrub, followed by a light foot massage with fresh lime, coconut and lime essential oil.


The welcome into the Masaai Ritual, leaving your skin smooth. This treatment helps to immediately release tension by working on reflexology points as well as reduce muscle pains.


Singo Scrub & Aromatherapy

The Singo Body scrub is a traditional ritual in Zanzibar, usually administered to a young woman before the wedding day.


Using African ingredients like Moringa leaves, cinnamon powder, ylang ylang and raw sugar, all blended in a 'kinu' traditional blender with rosewater. This scrub will leave your skin exfoliated, glowing and smooth.


The above is followed by a 45 min aromatherapy massage, using a delicate combination of coconut, citronella, cinnamon and orange essential oils.


African Facial

Intense rejuvenation. This facial de-stresses, re-balances and hydrates your face with pure natural oils and botanical wonders.


Fresh yoghurt cleanse, followed by a cucumber tonic, raw sugar gentle scrub and finishing with a full facial massage with 100% natural moisturizer.


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