Hakuna Majiwe is situated on the South East Coast of Zanzibar Island, between the villages of Paje and Jambiani and with one of the most beautiful white-sand beaches you will ever see, palm fringed and cooled by the ocean breeze.
Hakuna Majiwes location in Zanzibar Resort is definitively one of its strongest points as this small an intimate guesthouse offers a special atmosphere, being different to other Zanzibar hotels in the area.
Hakuna Majiwes warmth and atmosphere is only matched by the welcoming staff, as well as the owners, (Margherita and Claudio who hail from Italy) who are always on site to ensure that your holiday in Zanzibar is a memorable and unforgettable one.
Hakuna Majiwe offers its guests one of the nicest swimming pools in the area which is unusual for guesthouses in Zanzibar, and a welcome relief from the heat when you just need to cool down. This is one of those rare finds that you stumble across quite by accident! The owners are Italian, and they have brought exceptional style and ambiance to the lodge.
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16 Rooms (all sea view)
En suite bathroom
Hot water facilities
24 Hours doctor on call
Accommodation at Hakuna Majiwe
Hakuna Majiwe has 20 rooms in beach bungalows all facing the magical waters of the Indian Ocean, which is about 30 metre in front of you, and big enough for extra beds, which makes them perfect for families.
With the touch and style of Margherita, the style of the rooms at Hakuna Majiwe are superb and have all been individually designed to offer style, comfort and personality with Zanzibarian furniture and stunning wooden floors that go from your room up to the veranda.
All the rooms are equipped with mosquito nets, ceiling fans, wardrobe, en suite bathrooms with hot and cold water and a spacious lovely veranda facing out on to sea.
Dining at Hakuna Majiwe
Hakuna Majiwe’s restaurant is positioned with views of the ocean and situated under a large thatched roof which also houses the lounge and bar.
Cuisine is a blend of Italian and African food Meals (as well as the local swahili cuisine) and are varied and generous with fresh fruits and vegetables sourced locally, a large choice of pasta, meat, fish and other seafood is available.
The Bar is well stocked with beers, a wide selection of South African wines, coldrinks and cocktail ingredients. It serves cocktails throughout the day, in the evening offers a relaxed atmosphere for pre and after dinner drinks, accompanied by an accurate sound track.
Hakuna Majiwe Amenities
Among the guests amenities there is also a Restaurant and Bar area, Telephone, Fax and Internet facilities, Laundry, Security Lockers, Luggage Storage, Taylor shop, boutique and massage facilities as well as being able to arrange a variety of tours and activities all around the island for you, including, diving, snorkelling, dolphin viewing at Kizimkazi and local Dhow fishing.
A bonus feature of Hakuna Majiwe location is that guests are able to walk to a variety of restaurants and pubs in the area should you wish to go out and find alternative leisure.
Traveler Rating: 5 (out of 5)
Current reviews - 5 posted
a real gateway to paradise
Author: Michelle Gordon
Posted: Tuesday, May 29 2012, 15:49:43
I did arrive in Hakuna Majiwe by chance and I loved it. I mean, I use to travel alone, and for a woman is not always nice. But in this place I really found a primordial peace wich made me feel completly myself (and sometime it is difficult in a muslim country). The staff is super warm, welcoming, and helpfull....
Author: Chantal Hassett
Posted: Tuesday, May 29 2012, 15:48:19
We came to stay at the Hakuna Maijwe after spending 17 days on safari on the mainland. We couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. The staff was friendly and the food was excellent. The rooms are clean and confortable.
Paradise on Earth!
Author: Anton Malan
Posted: Tuesday, May 29 2012, 15:45:24
If paradise on earth exists, this places comes really close! Wake up and fall asleep to the sound of the waves crashing against the reef. Take off your shoes as soon as you arrive and forget about them till you leave. Masai staff are welcoming and friendly. White sand, turquoise waters. Personal bungalows with private terrace and "magical" hammock. Not to be missed.
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