Indulge your Senses Beyond Luxury

Zanzibar Tropical Dream Destination

Modern Design Charm, Comfort, Privacy

Delight your senses Unforgettable Experiences

Welcome to Ycona Luxury Resort

The Luxury of time and self

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Imagine sinking your toes into the unspoiled soft white beach sand, taking a dip in the crystal-clear waters of the Indian Ocean, sipping on your favourite signature cocktail, or stargazing from the comfort of your stylish and panoramic rooftop jacuzzi at your private luxury beach front villa. Ycona turns your dreams into reality.

Ycona is a stylish, family owned five-star luxury boutique beach eco resort, comprised of 40 private villas set along our exclusive 500m private white sandy bay, situated on the island of Zanzibar known as the Pearl of Africa. The perfect hideaway!

With more than 60,000 sqm of unspoiled tropical forest, perfumed spice and botanic gardens overlooking the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, Ycona guarantees an unforgettable

African island experience surrounded by world class comforts and a modern integrated African / Italian inspired design.

At Ycona, ‘luxury’ means uniqueness, eco-sustainable lifestyle, wellness, nature, and exclusivity situated in one of the most beautiful places on the planet.

Designed to guarantee your own personal piece of private paradise, only Ycona guests will enjoy the Ycona Dream. Select one of our 14 luxurious and breath-taking beachfront eco-villas in complete privacy, each equipped with its own private pool, rooftop jacuzzi, tropical garden and solar powered energy. For those wanting to relax with family or friends, you can choose from one of our 5 majestic fully equipped family villa’s facing the idyllic Ycona Tropical or Spice Garden. Or simply engulfing yourself in the Ycona forest when staying in one of our 21 stunning tropical suites, immersing yourself in and becoming one with nature, all while enjoying your own private outdoor tropical tub and shower.

Four amazing restaurants, a stylish beach lounge and pool, spice and botanic gardens, tropical lake with over-water gym, iconic spa, yoga patio and underground wine cellar are just a few of the Ycona amenities.

Ycona is the perfect getaway for those who love style, privacy, tropical paradises, untouched nature, quality, personalized service with a passion for eco-sustainable practices. The ideal hideaway for romantic couples and honeymooners as well. Our iconically designed villa resort is also the ideal holiday retreat for families and private groups, while welcoming the new age remote smart worker.