Situated in Dongwe in the Zanzibar Region, The Sands Beach Resort boasts a 30 m outdoor pool, dive centre and surfing school. Guests can enjoy the on-site beach bar. Free WiFi is offered and free private parking is available on site. The air-conditioned rooms and villa at The Sands offer a terrace and ocean views. They are equipped with a mini bar and a safe, and have an en suite bathroom. Some villas boast a private pool and Jacuzzi. Guests can enjoy various activities including volleyball and snorkelling. The hotel also offers bike hire and car hire. Stone Town is within 60 km of The Sands, while Zanzibar International Airport is 59 km from the property.