House / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Spur of the moment is a property with two identical houses adjacent to each other. It is located on the East Coast of Zanzibar; Jozani Forest home to the rare red Colubus Monkeys is within a short distance of the house. Quiet and peaceful, but surrounded by holiday resorts that have restaurants and bars for those that fancy eating out. Small convenient stores are available at the local village approx 1 km south.

The house is privileged to have a beach right at it's doorstep; the top floor landing has a balcony with stunning sea views, the sunset is spectacular to watch from here and the moon as it rises is magnificent . The master bedroom has two double beds, the second bedroom has one four foot bed.

The location provides opportunities for fishing, snorkelling and diving; arrangements can be made for bicycle hire, a trip into Stone town, spice tours or a visit to Kisimkaze renowned for sighting of and swimming with Dolphins.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach At the doorstep
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Zanzibar International 60 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Staffed property, Sea view
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Cooker, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

The fridge is small with a small freezer

The single bed is four feet wide

Further details outdoors

External shower for rinsing off sand before enterring the house

Arrangements for Bicycle hire can be made locally

Further details

Arrangements for cooked food and laundering clothes could be made and paid for locally.

Please be aware that this property has two identical houses one of which is furnished and the other is at present empty . The description above is of the furnished house.

The Zanzibar Archipelago region

The word Zanzibar evokes many exotic and erotic images, it's also known as the 'Spice Island'; it's beaches and climate are idyllic. Zanzibar has an amazing history therefore a visit to the Museum in stonetown is worthwhile, car hire could be arranged locally.


About two kms north of the house is what's known as a 'lagoon' where there is magnificent snorkelling opportunity but it's advisable to wear shoes or fins due to sea urchins and stone fish.