Located on the west coast of the exotic island Zanzibar under shady age-old mango trees, bordered by a secret private bay you will find the 4 star hotel Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge & Spa.
The beach hotel offers 13 comfortable bungalows and one Villa- all with a spectacular view to the Indian Ocean.
Weddings and honeymoons - are you are looking for a romantic place to get married - under palm trees, on the beach or historical palace ruins? Here your dreams will come true.
In the unique Day Spa you may revitalize your body and soul.
Enjoy the breathtaking African sunsets. Let your eyes wander to the south, see the skyline of Stone Town, the small Chapwani and Prison Islands, and just ahead the silhouette of the African continent. You will feel enchanted.
Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge & Spa – a small luxury hotel with 13 bungalows and 1 Villa provide you with plenty of privacy. They are fondly furnished in an African style that offers high levels of comfort.
In 2013/2014 all bungalows have been renovated, extended, got new bathrooms and furnitures
Equipment in all bungalows
Air conditioning, ceiling fan, hot and cold water, mosquito net, shower gel, hair dryer, towels, beach towels, beach basket, mobile phone and room service are standard.
All terraces give you a spectacular view of the turquoise water of the Indian Ocean and the breathtaking African sunsets. There is a sunbed on each terrace.
Our bungalows are named after villages in Tanzania once visited by famous people such as David Livingstone, Morton Stanley or Bernhard Grizmek - all deeply connected to the history of Zanzibar and Tanganyika, nowadays Tanzania Tanzania.
The Hotel offer extraordinary cuisine from all over the world, but always with a touch of Zanzibar.
On the small but exquisite menu you will find exotic meats such as springbok, ostrich, impala or crocodile.
All you see on the a la carte menu the hotel get daily fresh from the market or the Indian Ocean - so the hotel can
guarantee the absolute freshness.
For lunchtime the hotel offer snacks, catch of the day, delicious pasta and fresh salads.
At high tea the hotel serve homemade cake. Do you prefer coffee? – How about a Latte Macchiato, Italian Espresso, Cappuccino - just order it.
In the unique Sultan´s Spa you will be indulged by our professional therapist Stamili.
Image exotic treatments lying on a massage bed facing the Indian Ocean.
Let you five senses wander and relax – aromatic oils will smooth your body.
After a Zanzibar Aroma Therapy you´ll feel younger than ever.
Take a bath in the sweet smell of frangipani blossoms.
The Spa interior will take you back in the times of "Arabian Nights"
Make this day an outstanding experience in your life.
A dream come true – your wedding on a tropical island.
You may choose between a sandy beach with palm trees in our private bay or an exceptional experience
in the palace ruins of Sultan Barghash.
Whichever you choose – the Hakuna Matata Team will make it the most memorable day of your life.
You just have to do one thing - say “yes”.
Swimming like a sultan.
In collaboration with the “Archive Department” we painstakingly restored the old Sultans bath and pool,
trying wherever possible to remain true to the original architecture.
Now water is flowing from the old aqueduct and all pools are connected by cascades.
The depth in the small pool is 0,80 m, the middle pool is 1,50 m deep and the big pool 2,20 m.
The Island Zanzibar is located south of the equator.
The exact position is 6 04´37.33" and 39 12´45.20".
From here you can observe the stars and constellations of the southern hemisphere with our
high quality telescope Celestron Schmidt-Cassegrain SC 203/2032 CPC 800 GoTo.
Discover the Southern Cross and go along the Milky Way with millions of galaxies.
Enjoy the star watch and later a spice tea in the “Sultans Lounge” in the minaret roof.
In the old minaret you will find our “casino”.
A chess game in the sultan’s palace is an outstanding experience.
For those who would like to learn new games we provide the traditional Zanzibar “BAO GAME”.
The simple rules are explained briefly and for the more challenging rules (more than 80) Ibra B will look
forward to being your teacher.
For some exercise we offer table tennis or ball games at the beach.
Besides all the history we provide free WLAN.
Open Air Cinema
On the old assembly place in the ruins we have integrated an open-air theatre.
In the evening you may enjoy a movie or a concert with other guests, friends or simply alone.