Bahati Villa ("bahati" means "good luck" in the Kiswahili language of Zanzibar) is situated on the East Coast of Zanzibar in the centre of the peaceful and original village Jambiani. Bahati Villa is located directly on the beach and has a spacious private garden with sunbeds and hammock where guests can retire for a little day dream.
The architecture and style Bahati Villa was inspired by Arabic and Zanzibarian influences. A lot of elements at Bahati Villa are determined by oriental shapes and ornaments, the doors and windows are richly decorated with woodcarvings of Zanzibarian style. The central atrium with access to the self contained rooms serves as a place of recreation and contemplation
Bahati Villa is for rent, accommodates 12 people and is situated directly on the beach of Jambiani. The Villa has four double and one suite/family room. Each room is individually equipped with antique Zanzibarian furniture. Sleep and relax in the ingeniously crafted and comfortable beds and discover the long tradition of Zanzibarian craftsmanship. Mosquito nets, ceiling fans and hot water in the private bathrooms are obligatory in all the guest rooms. The ground floor verandah is a spacious and open terrace where guests can take their meals, join cultural programs or just relax. There is a quiet central atrium with access to all rooms and a private garden with sunbeds and hammock. Under the typical Zanzibarian rooftop with traditional palm leaves (makuti) guests will always get a refreshing breeze!
The Austrian owner of Bahati Villa, Dr. Susanne Nebel, is also the founder of the local NGO (Non Governmental Organization) "Eco+Culture Zanzibar", working on the island since 1997 for the promotion of sustainable and cultural friendly tourism.
Bahati Villa is ideal for guests seeking rest and recreation and interested in local culture and contact with the people of Zanzibar. Eco+Culture Tours (Jambiani Village Tour, Spice Tour, Jozani Forest, Seaturtle Sanctuary) gorgeous diving and snorkeling spots at the reef and water sports and boat trips to undiscovered islands are all things to do during your stay at Bahati Villas.
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