The OceanView Villa is a private villa for rent suitable for family vacations, family reunions, small groups of friends, and couples seeking privacy and tranquillity. The rooms are designed and decorated to capture the local Swahili style of Zanzibar and blend flawlessly with the environment.
The 4 bedroom villa consists of a master bedroom with private bathroom, all tiled, glass enclosed shower. The master bedroom has a king-size Swahili bed, French doors opening to a veranda overlooking the ocean. The 2 guest rooms (standard-size bedrooms) each have a queen-size Swahili bed and a beautiful garden view of frangipani flowers, papaya and coconut trees. The two guest rooms have a private sitting room and a shared bathroom consisting of modern tiled glassed enclosed shower. The extra 4th bedroom with queen size bed is for additional guests.
Main living area
The living room is a fantasy in motion, great expander looking up into the magnificent makuti roof. The artistry of the sofa and lounge chairs made by a famous artist/carpenter is one of a kind; French doors/windows overlooking the garden and the ocean. The living room flows into the dinning room, the bar, and the kitchen, all in one open space separated by exotic Arabian arches. Centred in the hall is a beautiful water fountain.
The kitchen is modern with beautiful tiled counters, refrigerator and stove. The spacious dinning room is all windows, overlooking lush bougainvillea and the ocean.
All rooms have ceiling fans and natural air condition system utilizing ocean breezes (ocean/land breezes flow through mosquito screened lattice openings above all windows).
Three verandas: one ocean facing the ocean, two facing gardens
Beach and garden thatched umbrellas
Beautiful outdoor shower for a quick rinse after a swim
Lounging beds on the front veranda, in the garden & on the beach placed under thatched umbrellas for relaxing under the shade
Two adjoining spacious bungalows situated right on the beach overlooking the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Each bungalow consists of one very spacious room with
en suite bathroom, mini fridge, and private veranda. Each one has 3 queen size Swahili beds accommodating 6 people. The bungalows are designed for families, group of friends and or a couple. There is a lockable interconnecting door allowing easy access for socializing and to turn the rooms into a family suite.
Each bungalow capacity: 67 sq.m. /722 sq.f.; 6 people
Total capacity: 6-12 people
Total floor size: 134sq. m./1,444 sq.ft.
Location & Area
OceanView Villa is located on the North East coast of Zanzibar, near the village of Pwani Mchangani. It is situated in one of the most beautiful coastline in the world. The stunning expansive beaches and powdery sands provide a haven for peace and relaxation.
My husband and I live in Ringwood, NJ and work in NYC. My husband Alex is a native of Zanzibar. We take pride in our property and are responsive to any of our renters needs.
We have a full staff at the villa with our sister Futari who is our manager and cook.
She deals with our guests directly and provides them with personalized service.
Our property is fully furnished and have all the amenities of home!
Lilia & Alex purchased this villa in 2005
Reliability, honesty & accommodating is our motto
The beautiful views of the ocean and beach from the ocean-front veranda; the tranquillity and peacefulness of the surroundings of the ocean and tropical garden; the feeling of total relaxation; the sound of the lapping waves and the whispering mvinja trees.
Having your meals on the veranda overlooking the Indian Ocean.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
Additional $15 per person per night
Price vary according to number of guests.
Holidays: 5-7 days minimum stay
Holiday rates higher
Rates include breakfast and housekeeping service