Located along the East Coast of Zanzibar, Ycona watches over a 500m long, white, sandy, soft, private bay in the North of Marumbi. The beach there offers exceptional sand banks. The resort owns over 60,000sqm of unspoiled tropical jungle and spice garden, overlooking the turquoise water of the Indian Ocean. Ycona guarantees an unforgettable African experience surrounded by world class comforts and modern touches, making the Resort the perfect escape for those who love style and quality, within tropical paradises.
Ycona offers an idyllic and central location for sightseeing and enjoying the facilities of Zanzibar.
The resort is ideally located facing one of the main Zanzibar roads, making the access to the main gate very easy.
The airport is just a 45 minutes ride, situated very close to the Unesco World Heritage Site - Stone Town, and the most famous local market, Forodhani. A few km away, Jozani Forest is found for those eager to observe the Red Colobus Monkeys. Mnemba Island, a "must", at about 40 minutes by car and a short boat transfer. The quad tour through the jungle, among other beautiful landmarks, is also worth the exploration. Our concierge team will take care of all your inquiries and prepare the best itinerary, for better time management.