Manta Resort

  • Located: Pemba Island, Zanzibar
  • Designed: Mikael Genberg
  • Cost: One night- $1,500 (couple), $900 (Single person)
  • Depth: 13 ft (Room) below the sea level
  • Total rooms: 17


In Africa, it is the first underwater hotel room. Above the water, two additional floors provide an ethereal ambience, including a patio perfect for sunbathing by day and dreaming by night.

Bedroom placed below the deck and it contains plenty of windows (360 degree) to allow guests watch fish and other ocean animals, finally restroom and a lounge area are at sea floor. At night, spotlights of the window will attract the fishes and illuminate octopus and squid.