Destination guide

Relaxing Jambiani will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Jambiani. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its beaches and seaside. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Seasonal weather averages in Jambiani

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, February, March, January and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Jambiani

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Jambiani has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Jambiani is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jambiani Beach (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Paje Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Kizimkazi Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Jozani Forest Reserve (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Unguja (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Jambiani

The nearest airport is in Zanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.), located 24.3 mi (39.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Jambiani?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 41 holiday lettings near Jambiani. From 16 Houses to 3 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Jambiani for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Jambiani?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Jambiani. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Jambiani Beach: 50 holiday lettings
  • Paje Beach: 54 holiday lettings
  • Kwale Island: 59 holiday lettings
  • Jozani Forest Reserve: 91 holiday lettings
  • Kizimkazi Beach: 41 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Jambiani listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Jambiani?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Jambiani. Our other popular types of Jambiani holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Jambiani?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Jambiani. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.