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Zi Villa- A Unique and Enchanted Beach Villa - Zanzibars Finest -Sleeps up to 14

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Overview
4 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
14 guests
3 nights minimum
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Zi Villa is one of Zanzibars finest private homes located right on a pure white powder sand beach directly opposite Mneba Island, the best diving in East Africa. Fully equipped and serviced it offers the holidaymaker the opportunity to just arrive and enjoy.The Villa is a huge ,unique and enchanting home with a expansive sun deck around an oversized pool which overlooks the beach.It also has paddle skis and snorkelling equipment available for use by the guests at no charge, The Villa also has 2 Mini Buses available for hire for touring the island and scuba diving,fishing and snorkelling excursions can be arranged...Zi Villa is one of Zanzibars finest private homes located right on a pure white powder sand beach directly opposite Mneba Island, the best diving in East Africa. Fully equipped and serviced it offers the holidaymaker the opportunity to just arrive and enjoy.The Villa is a huge ,unique and enchanting home with a expansive sun deck around an oversized pool which overlooks the beach.It also has paddle skis and snorkelling equipment available for use by the guests at no charge, The Villa also has 2 Mini Buses available for hire for touring the island and scuba diving,fishing and snorkelling excursions can be arrangedMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Guests must be aware that the swimming pool has no Safety net and is not fenced in so parents must be aware that there is a risk to small children that cant swim .
Bathrooms
4 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Allan F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2009
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

I wanted to write a review and completely forgot! Just wanted to say what an amazing time we had at ZiVilla in Mar 2019! We were 8 guests and Amri & the staff were absolutely amazing and it was one of our best holidays ever...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank ILizette
foggs2015, VR Owner at Zi Villa- A Unique and Enchanted Beach Villa - Zanzibars Finest -Sleeps up to 14, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2019

Hi Lizette Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience as am sure it will help many people in the tough choice of booking their dream holiday online. Really appreciate your comments and will be sure to compliment Amri , the...More

Reviewed July 17, 2019

This well-appointed Villa, with it's four suites, was perfect for our party of seven. The unique East African decor creates a welcome, pleasing, comfortable space. We spent our final seven days in Africa, just to relax and unwind by sea. This was 'THE' perfect spot...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Xactrix
foggs2015, VR Owner at Zi Villa- A Unique and Enchanted Beach Villa - Zanzibars Finest -Sleeps up to 14, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2019

What a joy to read of your experience at Zi Villa and I am sure it will be greatly appreciated by Franca and all the staff at Zi Villa when I copy them later today. It is my favourite place so really heartwarming to receive...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2019

Zi-Villa, A truly magnificent place to unwind, relax, rejuvenate and embrace a rich East African culture. Seif Hemed has assembled a dynamic, spirited and young group of Tanzanians to play specific roles to help make guest feel like royalty in their land. My mission is...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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foggs2015, VR Owner at Zi Villa- A Unique and Enchanted Beach Villa - Zanzibars Finest -Sleeps up to 14, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2019

So nice to read of your experience and will compliment Seif on the tile he played in making your experience so enjoyable He has been with me for 19 years and is considered a part of my family with the same interests in Zi Villa...More

Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

We’ve just spent a wonderful 6 days at this gem in paradise. A 90 minute drive from the airport with the last stretch taking a good 30 minutes on a bumpy dirt road through the Village of Matemwe we arrived at ZI Villa. The view...More

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank 667Mandy
foggs2015, VR Owner at Zi Villa- A Unique and Enchanted Beach Villa - Zanzibars Finest -Sleeps up to 14, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2019

Hi Mandy So nice to hear and will pass on your kind words to all the staff as I arrived to move in for a few days the same day you left Weathers been awesom for April and am pleased to say we are experiencing...More

Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

A fabulous destination for families. Accommodation is lovely and very comfortable. We loved the pool and the ample space to unwind. Wonderful staff. Amri and Safe, our hosts, genuine, warm people who spoilt us and made our holiday extra special. The chefs, cleaning staff, gardeners,...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Boat Available
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Pool Table
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Yard
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
Additional amenities & feature info
Zi villa is tastefully decorated with African, Zanzibarian art pieces and comfortable furnishings Bedrooms are huge (between 30 and 120 sq metres)and the lounge is approximately 150 sq metres in size with 4 large sofas, T.V., Library,Stereo, DVD and an 8 seter dining room table. The bar has 2 sofas, pool table dart board, board games, bar counter and large drinks cooler.The kitchen is fully equipped and staffed by 2 full time chefs . 2 houskeepers are also on hand to cater to your every need so you dont need to do anything.
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About the neighborhood
The area around Matemwe is occupied by local fishing villages, hotels and some private homes. The sight of the entire fishing fleet under full sail passing in front of the house is a highlight of every day.
Getting around
A minibus and driver are available for hire anytime during your stay. Arrangements for touring can be made with the manager and include Historic and shopping tours of Stonetown, the slave market, the spice farms, swimming with Dolphins or the beaches and Restaurants in the North. Snorkelling, diving or fishing excursions can be arranged by the management and the operators will collect you from the beach in front of the house.
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