Dongwe Ocean View is a quaint boutique hotel that is situated fronting a beautiful white sandy beach with palms swaying in the warm tropical breeze. The architecture has a Mediterranean influence. The setting is tranquil and relaxing, with panoramic views of the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. There is a centrally located pool with a wooden deck that overlooks the sandy beach.

Dongwe Ocean View is located on the South East coast of Zanzibar in Dongwe.

Accommodation at Dongwe Ocean View is in a a total of 17 rooms. The range of room types including:

  • 14 Double Rooms
  • 2 Family Rooms
  • Honeymoon Suite

The accommodation is charming and has a unique character. The rooms are ocean facing with panoramic views. In room facilities include: large beds, mosquito nets, en suite bathrooms, air conditioning, safe, balcony, wicker furniture, and ceiling fans. A mini fridge is available on request.

Clubhouse and Restaurant
The Clubhouse and Restaurant are the central hub of the hotel and are located adjacent to the pool. The clubhouse is a great place to relax in its wicker furniture which includes hanging swing chairs. It is also a great place to meet people and socialize. The dining room is an open air area where you will find great cuisine made from locally sourced food that is sourced locally. There is plenty of seafood on the menu caught fresh daily.

Swimming Pool
The swimming pool is set beautifully overlooking the beach and Indian Ocean below. The pool has a surrounding wooden deck with loungers and stools. Take in the sun, swim or just relax with a good book and a drink. The hotel provides footwear for swimmers who wish to discover the reef during low tide.


  • Reception
  • TV Lounge
  • Boutique
  • Library
  • WiFi
  • PADI dive center


  • Scuba Diving
  • Kite Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Snorkeling