Before you go

What is the weather like and when is the best time to visit Zanzibar?

The best times to visit Zanzibar are from June to October during the cool, dry months of spring, or January to February when it’s hot and dry. Daytime temperatures remain fairly constant, with maximum temperatures at around 31°C or, very exceptionally, 36 °C celsius.

There are two rainy seasons in Zanzibar. The main rainy season, called the “long rains” is during mid-April and May. The second rainy season, “the short rains” is from November to December.

What is the water temperature in Zanzibar?

The Indian Ocean which surrounds Zanzibar is warm enough for swimming all year around, from 25°C in August to 29°C from December to April.

Do I need a visa for Zanzibar?

Yes, visitors from most of the countries require visa to enter Zanzibar (and Tanzania in general), and the passport should be valid for six months onwards. Single entry tourist visa can be applied for at Tanzanian embassies, online, Tanzanian High Commissions and at the Tanzanian borders (airports and in some cases when crossing the border by land).

You can also apply for online visa prior to your arrival at

What are the vaccination requirements?

There is no vaccination required, but vaccinations for typhoid, tetanus, diphteria, polio, meningitis and hepatitis A are usually recommended.
A Yellow Fever Certificate is only required by people visiting Zanzibar who may have recently visited a Yellow Fever endemic zone, or may have visited such a zone on their way to Zanzibar. Here are official information regarding the Yellow Fever displayed on Zanzibar Airport.

Do you provide transfers from airport?

Yes, we do. Private two-way Airport transfer with Toyota Alphard is complimentary by us. You can also upgrade to premium SUV cars upon surcharge.

I couldn't find a certain room type on your website. Do you still have it available?

All available room types for the dates you’ve selected are on our website. If you can’t find the room type you were looking for on our website, that means that it’s currently sold out. All room categories which we are offering in our hotel are available in the Room section.

Are the rates per person or per room?

All prices are on a per-room-basis. The rates are inclusive of all local and governmental taxes, VAT, and touristic fees. The price is final.

Do you have handicapped accessible rooms?

We unfortunately don’t have specifically designed accessible rooms, but please contact us to see what is required and we will see how to assist best.

How far is the resort from the airport?

The drive from the airport to the resort is one hour long.

Do you have private pools in the rooms?

Yes, we have two room categories featuring private pools at Tulia. You can choose between Royal Garden Villa with Private Pool, or Seafront Luxury Villa with Private Pool.

Are pets allowed?

Sorry, no pets are allowed.

Your stay in Tulia

At what time is check-in and check-out?

Our check-in time is 14:00 and our check-out time is 11:00.
If the room is available beyond those hours, you are welcome to use it, if not, you are welcome to use the hotel facilities while waiting.

Is Wi-Fi available at the hotel ?

Yes, Wi-Fi is available free of charge in the rooms and in all public areas.

Do you have connecting rooms?

Yes, we offer connecting rooms with a door linking two rooms from inside in Deluxe Garden Bungalows and in Deluxe Garden Bungalows with Partial Sea View.

Do you accept kids at your hotel?

Yes, we love kids of any age and they are more than welcome in Tulia. Families with children make up about 20% of our guests.

What are the dining option for kids?

Our Cobia restaurant offers a kid’s menu. Check the kid’s food menu in Daily Menu section.

Do you have baby cots?

Yes, we have baby cots. You can request a baby bed during the booking process on our website. The baby cot is provided free of charge.

I am gluten/diary intolerant, can I eat at your restaurant?

Yes, many of our guest eat gluten/dairy free and we are happy to accommodate any dietary requirements. Please be so kind to let us know upon your reservation so we can assist better. See our Daily menu options.

Do you offer All Inclusive packages?

Yes, we do. And our All Inclusive is one of the best which you can ever get! Kindly check Meal plans section for detailed information about dining in Tulia and meal plan details.

Do you have air conditioning?

Yes, we have individual air conditioning in all rooms. See all the room amenities in the Rooms section.


What type of activities are available in resort?

There are many types of activities available in Tulia, such as private yoga class, gym, non-motorized water sports, Spa and many more. For more information kindly check our Activities page.

Can you arrange day tours and excursions?

Absolutely! We have a wide range of excursions available. Our reception will provide all the information you need and will reserve the trips for you. You can see all excursions in Activities section.

What type of activities are available for children?

Children are always welcome use Tulia waterslides, our kayak and paddle boards. We also offer babysitting. You can see all activities in our Activities section.

Can I have breakfast/lunch/dinner even if I am not staying in your hotel?

Yes, of course you can enjoy a meal or drink in our Cobia restaurant. Kindly contact us for your table reservation.

Do you have a gift shop?

Yes, our boutique is open daily and offers many local unique products at an additional charge.

What services does your SPA offer?

Among the many fabulous treatments that our Tranquility Body & Soul Spa offers are stress-relieving massages, body wraps, pedicures, manicures, and much more. Full Spa menu is available here.

Do you have bicycles available?

Yes, we offer complimentary bicycle rental. See all activities in the resort in our Activities section.

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You are just one click away from a perfect holiday at Tulia.
Just make your booking now and we will take care of everything else.

Complimentary services for every reservation:

free airport transfer
free welcome drink
free first massage
free yoga sessions
free kayaks
free bicycle
free gym
free paddleboard

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