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Charming Rustic Private Home and Pretty Spacious Garden - Northern Tip of Islan

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Last updated: 09/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

A sweet rustic private home with a pretty spacious sandy garden, is situated at the Union beach side of Nungwi Village,circa midway between the Z hotel and Double tree Hilton.

The home and garden are set within a high surrounding brick wall for privacy. Kombo and/or Ali live on site to look after guests.

Nungwi Retreat is set back just moments (about 100 meters) from the gorgeous white sandy beach and its beautiful turquoise ocean, where the cute little 'Loca' bar on the beach, offers cocktails, wine, beer, soft drinks and delicious fresh fish and snacks.

Three large bedrooms sleeping up to 8 - all with en suite showers / WC's, mosquito nets, air conditioning or fans and smoke alarms.

Kombe room -Sleeps 2 in a large double Zanzibari style bed - en suite shower / WC.

Kipapeo - Sleeps 2 in a large double Zanzibari style bed - en suite shower / WC.

Kasa - Sleeps up to 4 in twin queen size Zanzibari beds (2 per bed) - this room has a separate en suite shower and en suite WC.

(The 'Kasa' and 'Kipapeo' rooms have an internal connecting door, which can be left unlocked if desired.)

Breakfast is served in the pretty garden.

The beach door opens out onto the wide sandy path which leads up onto the beach, where you can watch the dhows passing by and local fishermen, whilst enjoying the local bar and restaurant
Dive schools, hotels, bars and restaurants are all along the beach. An internet cafe and supermarket for general basic needs (water, toiletries, snacks etc) is nearby.

The home features the local makuti (thatch) roofing, and pretty garden - perfect for a sunset drink, game of cards, reading. or chilling in the hammock.

The basic outdoor kitchen is not available for guest use, however you are welcome to keep drinks in the fridge and if you would like an evening meal served in the garden, this can be arranged for you.

If you have not hired a car, we are happy to organise transport from the airport or ferry. The picturesque journey to Nungwi, takes approx. one hour and twenty minutes.

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Property Type

  • Bungalow

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Kipepeo Room: 1 king

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  • Kombe Room: 1 queen

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  • Kasa Room: 2 queen

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  • Accommodation consists of three bedrooms, all with private en suite bathrooms, mosquito nets, ceiling fans and air conditioning. All rooms face onto the lovely private sandy garden. Room 1 - The Kombe room has a large Zanzibari style bed with en suite WC / shower room. Room 2 - Kipapeo room has a large Zanzibari style double bed with en suite WC/ shower Room 3 - Kasa room sleeps four, in two king size Zanzibari style double beds - separate en suite WC and open shower room with basin. Rooms 2 and 3 have an internal door which can be left unlocked if desired. Small security boxes in each room - used at owners risk. Please note there is not a safe on the premises....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Basin...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Basin...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Basin...moreless

  • All bathrooms have open style tiled showers. Kasa room has a separate WC / shower & basin...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Internet cafe close by, plus Wi-Fi available in some hotels. Bicycles and Kayaks available to rent nearby. No facilities to wash clothes but local laundry service available. No pool but sea is moments away. No safe on premises....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Forests
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Telephone:

    You can buy a local SIM card...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Room towels only - please bring your own beach towels / mats or you can purchase in Stone Town or buy kikoi or kangas in Nungwi....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    No facilities for washing clothes on premises but local laundry pick up / drop back service available....moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Not available for guest use however welcome to use fridge. ...moreless

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Available to hire nearby - tours also available....moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat trips (sunset cruises, diving, snorkelling, fishing) can be arranged for you....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Close by for hire....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lovely sandy garden with pretty plants, trees and hammocks. Large open air banda for relaxing, playing games, reading etc;...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
6 people 2 rooms in 3 doubles
Aug 14 - Jun 30, 2017
1 night min stay
$200
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$80

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD $50
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Three Rooms - all with en suite showers / WC's, mosquito nets, smoke alarms and air conditioning or fans.

Kombe and Kipapeo double rooms - $80 - sleeps 2 per room in large queen size Zanzibari style bed - includes breakfast

Kasa - sleeps up to 4 in two queen size Zanzibari beds - (2 per bed) - $120 per night bed and breakfast - separate en suite shower / WC.

Any Paypal / bank transfer fees are payable on top of the rooms by the guest.

(The 'Kasa' and 'Kipapeo' rooms have an internal connecting door, which can be left unlocked if desired.)


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 09/25/2016
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Location

75 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Zanzibar Stone Town
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Loca Bar
75 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Zanzibar Stone Town
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Wave
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
Union Beach

Car: Not Necessary

The idyllic islands of Zanzibar (Unguja and Pemba) have the most stunning beautiful white beaches, lapped by the warm turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean.

The beaches in Zanzibar are a paradise, interspersed with picturesque fishing villages, where the people live a simple way of life, unchanged over the years.

It is the perfect place to relax, soak up the sun, swim, snorkel or dive with beautiful fish. Many travellers love to visit to relax for a few days after a super safari.

The island is full of interesting places to explore and experience local culture. There is Historic Stone Town, Jozani Forest, Prison Island, fabulous spice tours, Kizimkazi where you can swim with dolphins and much more.

The waters between Zanzibar and Pemba are home to some excellent game fishing opportunities.

There are both traditional and modern boats on offer for scenic coastal trips. diving and snorkelling. Zanzibar’s best diving is enjoyed at the northern tip of the island, where many professional dive operators can be found.

Other Activities: Sunset cruises on traditional dhows, local turtle conservation sanctuary, strolling along the gorgeous beaches.

 

Manager info

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Speaks: english, Swahili at destination

 

Photos

  • Nungwi Retreat

    Nungwi Retreat

  • Pretty sandy garden - Kasa room

    Pretty sandy garden - Kasa room

  • Kombe room

    Kombe room

  • Kombe bedroom

    Kombe bedroom

  • Kipapeo bedroom

    Kipapeo bedroom

  • Kasa twin double beds / en suite separate WC and shower

    Kasa twin double beds / en suite separate WC and shower

  • Kasa walk in wardrobe bedroom

    Kasa walk in wardrobe bedroom

  • Outdoor kitchen

    Outdoor kitchen

  • Upstairs banda

    Upstairs banda

  • Enjoying the ocean

    Enjoying the ocean

  • Nungwi Retreat garden

    Nungwi Retreat garden

  • Pretty garden and Kombe room

    Pretty garden and Kombe room

  • View from beach door - path up to beach

    View from beach door - path up to beach

  • Dining al fresco

    Dining al fresco

  • Kombe en-suite shower room with WC

    Kombe en-suite shower room with WC

  • Kasa twin double bedroom

    Kasa twin double bedroom

  • Kasa bedroom view into garden

    Kasa bedroom view into garden

  • Chill in hammock in private garden

    Chill in hammock in private garden

  • Garden and upstairs banda by night

    Garden and upstairs banda by night

  • Windows of Kipapeo room / Kasa door on right

    Windows of Kipapeo room / Kasa door on right

  • North East coast

    North East coast

  • Nungwi Retreat garden

    Nungwi Retreat garden

  • Sunset cruise

    Sunset cruise

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
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