Villa Beach Resort

Address: Kiwengwa, Zanzibar, Zanzibar Archipelago, Tanzania | Resort
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

TripAdvisor Reviews Villa Beach Resort Kiwengwa

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

Travel Blogs from Kiwengwa

Beach boys are not what you think

A travel blog entry by jware on Jan 11, 2015

16 photos

... There are no utensils and it's dark so I just gnawed the mess out of the barbecue which is a bunch of pieces of animal hacked up, bones and all. Not how we are used to having barbecue---but when you're hungry, you're hungry and you just rip the meat and gristle off the bone with your teeth. After the soccer game was over, we went to a bar with music. At midnight marks Tanzania's revolution day so there were fireworks ...

Day 19: Jaws (dolphin version)

A travel blog entry by tautological on Aug 22, 2014

1 photo

... this time we were all on small boats. Super cool though and exciting to hear the driver yell "get in, get in" as we quickly jumped over the edge with our snorkels and flippers on hoping to get a glimpse and then they just emerged and surfaced for air right in front of us, at that point I did have a quick moment of, they won't hurt us, right? We found about 5 dolphins who were willing to show off for us and play in the depths below. It was amazing to watch. ...

Pole Pole

A travel blog entry by zoeandnick on Feb 08, 2014

2 comments, 2 photos

... show you."

The next day, we took the bus back to Dar Es Salaam. It was supposed to take nine hours but due to heavy rain, crazy traffic and two accidents (but thankfully not involving us) it actually took fifteen. Fun times.

Tanzania is not an easy country to visit. It's not the creature comforts - squat toilets, cold showers and 35 degrees are surprisingly easy to deal with. I just don't like feeling like a walking cash machine ...

Zanzibar and Dar es Salam

A travel blog entry by jessredfern22 on Nov 10, 2013

10 comments, 10 photos

... guide picked different plants and we tried all the spices such as cloves nutmeg pepper cinnamon vanilla pod and loads more. They all tasted soo good! Especially the cinnamon which is bark off a tree so all the way around I was gnawing on bark because it was so sweet. That evening we went it for a few drinks and chatted to the locals.

The next day in Stonetown the boys went to see tortoises and me Renee and Elenor looked around the tiny ...

Zanzibar - day 42 to 45

A travel blog entry by africaadventure on Aug 31, 2013

1 comment, 31 photos

... prostitute. Basically, what Juma told me, is the locals see me as a free and easy score. Thankfully with my husband at my side all the time, no one pursued this idea further than a comment. Juma agreed that this is quite a shocking assumption and in the few hours spent with Martin and I, actually got quite offended on my behalf by his neighbours remarks. I assured him that this wasn't necessary, but was quite grateful that at least one Zanzibarian could see past the dreadlocks. Andrea for the ...