Kilima Kidogo is the Swahili name for Little Hill. You will be pleasantly surprised by the Kilima Kidogo guesthouse which is situated between Paje and Jambiani Villages on a beautiful beach front property on the East coast of Zanzibar.
This guesthouse offers its own personal touch so that guests will experience Zanzibar hospitality. It is a place where you can relax, have comfort and collect many happy memories. A home away from home where Dina, one of the owners and the friendly 15 staff members will spoil and pamper you.
Every moment is special at Kilima Kidogo. It is a place where life is regarded as a celebration. Remember to inform Dina of any special event that needs to be celebrated. She will turn your event into a day of great fun and happy memories. These celebration days and evenings are special and always full of surprises. Guests are assured to have a great Zanzibar experience at Kilima Kidogo.
The restaurant and bar are licensed and situated on the beach front under a makuti roof where you can enjoy the beautiful views of the beach and sea. It is a place where people from all over the world get together and share their stories.
The food that are served is mouthwatering Swahili cuisine and excellent priced. They also serve a great variety of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks and cocktails.
Kilima Kidogo offers three tipes of accommodation:
4 comfortable luxury Bedrooms in the house
These Rooms include king size/queen size and double beds with mosquito netting, air condition, ceiling fan, en suit bathroom with hot water and safe. Sea views.
1 cottage with double bed, mosquito netting, air condition, ceiling fan, en suit bathroom with hot water and safe. Garden Cottage.
1 cottage with double bed, mosquito netting, No aircon, ceiling fan, en suit bathroom with hot water and safe. Upstairs cottage with sea view.
2 Low Budget garden cottages.
1 Cottage with twin beds and another cottage with double bed. Rooms are basic yet it is still apealing and tastefully furnished and decorated. It includes ceiling fan, mosquito netting, en suit bathrooms with hot water. No sea views.
Restaurant & Bar. This is where people from all over the world get together and share stories and enjoy our excellent Swahili food.
Beauty SPA where you can relax and be pampered. We have a qualified therapist.
Tours and day trips are organized at Kilima Kidogo together with a licensed tour operator
Jeeps, bikes/scooters, bicycles for hire to travel around the island
Kitesurfing & Diving schools are in Paje village.
Beautiful swimming pools in the sea in front of the house and beautiful snorkelling places on our door step and the walk to the reef with Dina is not to be missed
Games. Pool table, darts, board games, puzzles, a bookshelf filled with nice reading material free Wi-Fi internet connection and satellite TV.
Laundry services at minimal fee
Credit card facility
Dina and the staff of Kilima Kidogo is at your assistance while in Zanzibar.
Weddings, engagements, conferences, celebrations
This is a time to just enjoy Kilima Kidogo and its surroundings and what Zanzibar has to offer.
Open: Open all year
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