Anantara unveils development of new resort in Zanzibar

first_imgAnantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has announced the development of Anantara Zanzibar Resort. It is expected to open in 2020 as part of the Zanzibar Amber Resort mixed-use lifestyle community.Occupying in excess of 1,000 hectares of prime Indian Ocean coastline in the northeast of Zanzibar, Zanzibar Amber Resort is an integrated project which is currently under development blending contemporary lifestyle aspirations with premium hospitality and world-class facilities.Dillip Rajakarier, CEO of Minor Hotels, parent company of Anantara, said, “Anantara Zanzibar Resort will be the first property in the region to showcase Anantara’s authentic luxury and personalised hospitality. The development of Anantara Zanzibar Resort marks a key strategic move that provides synergy and diversifies Minor Hotels’ well-established presence in East Africa, complementing the Elewana Collection of luxury safari camps, lodges and beach resorts in Tanzania and Kenya.”“We anticipate that this strategic partnership will bring Zanzibar Amber Resort to the attention of a modern, cosmopolitan, thoughtful traveller that represents exactly the kind of market demographic to which we aspire, and look forward to a successful and enduring partnership between Pennyroyal Gibraltar and Minor Hotels,” commented Brian Thomson, Principal, Pennyroyal Gibraltar.last_img