“bahati” means “good luck” in the Kiswahili language of Zanzibar


BAHATI VILLA is a PRIVATE VILLA for RENT, it accommodates 12 PEOPLE and is situated directly on the BEACH of JAMBIANI on the East Coast of ZANZIBAR. The STYLISH villa is perfect for guests in search of RECREATION,NATURE and LOCAL CULTURE. The villa is built in ORIENTAL-ZANZIBARIAN style with local materials and ecologically oriented. The heart of the house is a QUIET, CENTRAL ATRIUM with access to all rooms. Our huge, open VERANDAH is very inviting for meals and recreation. Relax in the PRIVATE GARDEN on sunbeds or in hammocks. 

BREAKFAST is INCLUDED in the room price. Half-board (lunch) upon request.

The AUSTRIAN owner of BAHATI VILLA, Dr. SUSANNE NEBEL, is also the FOUNDER of the local NGO “JAMBIANI CULTURAL TOURS”, working on the island since 1997 for the promotion of SUSTAINABLE and CULTURAL FRIENDLY TOURISM.




Reopening soon. For your best and safe Zanzibar holidays, Villa Bahati Zanzibar plans to reopen in October 2020. Stay tuned.
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