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Room type

Comfort Bungalow

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Comfort Bungalow (plus)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Standard Bungalow

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Executive Bungalow (Suite)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Honeymoon Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelLodge with private beach, full-service spa

Location

Located in Bububu, this beachfront lodge is in the historical district and within 9 mi (15 km) of Chapwani Island, Shangani Beach, and Prison Island. Forodhani Gardens and Livingstone's House are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Property Features

Catch some rays on Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge & Spa's private sand beach, pamper yourself at the full-service spa, or enjoy snorkeling.

Room Amenities

All 14 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests will also find patios, sitting areas, and room service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the sand beach. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge & Spa like an outdoor pool and a spa tub.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Dining options at the lodge include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the lodge's bars, which include a beach bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach lodge also offers a garden and a terrace. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge & Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Beach bar 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 18 
  • On private beach 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Restaurant 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 14 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2005 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Day bed 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Patio 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower only 
  • Turndown service 
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Where to Eat

A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10 AM.

Onsite venue - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach.

Children under 6 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
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Spa Services

Sultans Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

Children under 8 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Body scrubs 
  • Massages 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 8 AM

Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast, if one is offered.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service dogs are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: TZS 50.00
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: TZS 45000 per vehicle (one-way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the lodge prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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