Have you been on the front-line of COVID-19 protection, working in a hospital anywhere in the world, helping to save victims of the virus?
YES? Then this one's for you!
This is a thank you from the beautiful, exotic, tropical destination of Zanzibar.
THANK YOU! for helping the world to fight this Corona, for helping countries to allow citizens to travel again, and for helping developing economies in countries that rely on tourism, to also recover.
Below is a list of Zanzibar hotels which have all volunteered complimentary nights for you and your partner. We are offering ONE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS free. All you have to do -
1. Browse and select the hotel of your choice!
The names and website links are listed.
We have everything from 1 star to 5 star, boutique independent to global brands - something to suit any taste.
All free rooms are subject to availability.
Some hotels have limited quotas, others more.
Some hotels are offering Bed & Breakfast deals, and others Half or Full Board. Several are offering to pay the taxes and VAT for you, others are asking for a small nightly charge to cover government taxes.
2. Select your travel dates.
You need to arrange and pay for your own flights. There are a number of airlines flying into Zanzibar. You will need to check the best connections from your country.
All hotels are within 2 hours drive from the airport in Zanzibar. Your hotel will arrange your transfers from their airport, with their selected operators.
This offer is valid from 1st December 2020 - 31st December 2021, subject to the availability of each participating hotel.
Some hotels will not allow bookings over Christmas 2020 or New Year 20-21.
3. Contact the hotel(s) of your choice.
Their reservation email link is provided.
Tell them "1001 NIGHTS".
See if they have availability that ties in with your expected flight dates. Make sure the Terms & Conditions are clear. so you know what extras you need to pay for. Tell them your flight arrival details so they can arrange your collection.
Check the transfer cost, agree how to pay it.
The hotel will provide you with any other information you need - regarding how to prepare for your trip, what to bring, what to wear, what to expect, and activities and excursions available to make the most of your stay.
You will be reqeusted to show proof of work in medical Health care to Hotel when making reservation.
4. Travel safely and ENJOY YOUR ZANZIBAR HOLIDAY!
Due to past travel restrictions, testing, tracing and treating cases, the virus is under control, and the islands have reported COVID-19 free from mid June 2020.
A comprehensive Standard Operating Protocol created by the Zanzibar Commission for Tourism is in place, recommending safety procedures for the airports, taxis, shops, tours, activities and hotels. See below.