Mawimbi is a private oceanfront retreat on the North Eastern coast of Tanzania. Meaning ‘tides’ in Swahili, Mawimbi takes on a figurative meaning to encompass the natural ebb and flow of life. Developed in harmony with its stunning coastal vistas and the rich nature that surrounds it, Mawimbi has evolved in the pursuit of laid-back luxury into the contemporary villa it is today.
Mawimbi Villa is a sister property to and managed by The Tides Lodge, located a short walk away on Ushongo beach. Mawimbi Villa is a 5’000 sq ft house built by local craftsmen. Two-storeys, with exceptional views of the Indian ocean, it is fitted with every modern convenience, its own kitchen, six bedrooms and well-appointed living space both in- and outdoors.
The villa is decorated in a modern, coastal style that favours comfort, indulgence and wellbeing. A mix of locally made and imported furniture and artwork adorns every room. There is Wi-Fi throughout the property.
Mamwimbi is a relaxed and luxurious contemporary villa on the beach and surrounded by private gardens. The beach has no hawkers and is safe to walk day and night. A sports bar and a restaurant can be easily reached on foot in the area.
Mawimbi Villa offers the following facilities:
- Full board
- Two floors
- Private kitchen
- Host, butler and chef
- 6 bedrooms
- Comfortable beds
- 4 bathrooms with shower and toilet
- Sea view
- Mosquito net
- Living room
Mawimbi Villa is designed as a home away from home. The spacious bedrooms are each styled in harmony with the surrounding beach and gardens and overlook the Indian Ocean.
Mawimbi Villa offers the following rooms:
- Nyati (buffalo), king or twin (2p, 1st floor, lounge, with en suite bathroom)
- Tembo (elephant), king or twin (2p, 1st floor, with en suite bathroom)
- Twiga (giraffe), king or twin (2p, 2nd floor, private wing, bathroom shared with Hero)
- Heroe (flamingo), bunk bed(2 kids, next to Twiga)
- Kasa (turtle), king or twin (2p, 1st floor, private wing, bathroom shared with Faru)
- Faru (hippo), king or twin (2p, 1st floor, next to Kasa)
There is much to do, see and enjoy in the immediate vicinity of Mawimbi Villa for lovers of sports, nature and culture.
Mawimbi Villa offers the following activities:
- Visit turtle beach
- Day safari Saadani Game Reserve
- Zanzibar boat tour
- Visit historic coastal towns
From $267 to $277 pppn (full board)
The villa can be rented in its entirety for a minimum of six and a maximum of ten adults and two children.
During off season, three separate suites can be split.
Please note: the final property price depends on the season and currency fluctuations. Prices are excluding additional costs like transport, entrance fees for the parks, etc.