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Kiziwani House

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The house and front garden Lunch on the front Patio
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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
3 reviews
From the 1st floor balcony
The house and front garden
Lunch on the front Patio
Outdoors Dining Room
Outside Dining Room
Entrance to Dining Room
Inside Dining Room
Ready for Dinner
Yellow (Master) Bedroom
Yellow Bathroom
...and Shower
Yellow Bedroom Sunbeds
Lilac Bedroom
...and Bathroom
Living Room
Living Room (towards kitchen)
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Jambiani, Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Archipelago
Kiziwani House is a private home situated right on the beautiful palm fringed beach at Jambiani. The house, which is fully tiled throughout, is on two floors.

The master bedroom (The Yellow Bedroom) being on the first floor and which has its own bathroom and tea kitchen, with fridge. It has a king sized Zanzabarian bed, with a mozzie net and a ceiling fan. The perfect place for breakfast or sundowners on its private 1st floor balcony.

The ground floor has a front terrace off the living room and fully equipped kitchen (please see the photos), and the second bedroom (The Lilac Bedroom) also with king sized bed, net and fan.

The outside dining room has a large hand made table and chairs, is surrounded by palms, flowers and bushes, and has curtained walls and ceiling. There is also a Weber grill. The lights can be dimmed to make the ide...
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About the owner, Simon B
Languages spoken: English, French
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2010
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL118921 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 3 reviews
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English first
Jess F
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

We stayed at Kiziwani House for a week in March 2014 and had a wonderful stay. Communication and booking with the owners was excellent with lots of helpful tips and information provided prior to arrival. The house itself is great for a couple or family (sleeps upto 4) with gorgeous views over the beach and good facilities for cooking and... more

Gitte F
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012 for a stay in December 2012
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This is the second time my husband and I have stayed here (it was not listed on TA before), so obviously we love it. The villa is well furnished and stocked, and our stays we made fantastically easy through the help we got from Hassanat and Ali, housekeeper/cook and driver respectively. The village is quiet but friendly. For swimming we... more

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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Nous sommes restés 2 semaines dans cette grande maison qui possède tout le confort. Le bout du jardin donne sur...


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Thanks for your wonderful review and I have passed your kind comments on to Hassanat and Ali - who thank you very much. I have noted your need for a 'safe' and will fix that when I go down in November. more

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(4)
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
We provide all linen and two sets of towels, one for use in the bathrooms and the other for 'beach' use. Washing of these is included. Should you wish cleaning help, our housekeeper will aid you, and the same goes for cooking. You can choose to be completely private or call in help whenever you want
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Please note if you are 5 People the price is US$ 40 extra, but this means that the final person will have to sleep on a sun bed, which has (have) a proper matress(es).
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Zanzibar: 37.3 mi
Ferry: Stone Town: 37.3 mi
From Europe both British Airways and KLM offer services to either Nairobi, Kenya or Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania and Qatar Air has just joined the list. Ethopian Air is also a possibility and on the charter front there are several flights from Italy. From Nairobi there are regular flights by Precision Air to Zanzibar. From Dar there are 3 companies offering flights, Precision Air, Costal and ZanAir. There are also regular ferries (hydrofoil) from Dar. From Frankfurt Condor Flug, a subsiduary of Lufthansa, offers flights direct to Zanzibar, via Mombassa, every Sunday, with the return flight on Mondays direct to Frankfurt.
To get to the villa: On booking you will receive a mail from us where we offer to arrange transport for you (which is probably the easiest), otherwise there is a Dala-dala (bus...
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