Golf in Zanzibar started early back in colonial time. The Zanzibar golf club members were also members of English club that was 1890s Today the building of the former English club is the Africa House hotel in stone town. The newly opened (2015) golf course is located at Mangapwani on the west coast, around 30mintes north of stone town. It belongs to sea cliff resort. The course has 18holes.
Zanzibar is the island that offers best water sports in East Africa. These are, Waters king, kite surfing, scuba diving, snorkelling, dhow sailing, kayak, Parasailing and Jet king