Set on the North West coast of the magical Island of Zanzibar, Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar is extended over 10 hectares of virgin land, surrounded by exotic gardens and thousands of tropical plants, that gently leads down to 300 meters of soft sandy beach; the Beach of Nungwi. Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar for couples and Families. Nungwi (north-west coast) is considered to be the most beautiful beach of Zanzibar, where the absence of tidal range guarantees the pleasure of swimming and snorkeling in the beautiful crystal sea. The romantic sunsets at Nungwi, represent an unforgettable unique experience where different bright shades of green, orange and purples are blended with the sparkling waves of the Indian ocean. Located just 55 minutes from the International airport and the capital Stone Town, Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar, has been designed and constructed to magnify its magnificent African surroundings and the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. This luxurious Resort, an oasis of indulgence, has been conceived to satisfy the needs of those guests seeking a deeper and more authentic bounding experience with their holiday destination. While being charmed by the surrounding pulsing nature, our guests are constantly looked after with genuine luxurious hospitality and discreet service. Placidly private and elegant, a perfect retreat, Hotel Riu Palace Zanzibar, features expansive ocean front accommodations, each with private porch/ balcony and tropical gardens with relish stunning view of the deep blue Indian Ocean. All the varieties of Junior Suites, Suites and Villas are purposely built and structured to guarantee a private and peaceful environment for our guests.