We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Villa Kiva Resort and Restaurant

Matemwe 3151, Tanzania
+255 772 224 222
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Matemwe 3151, Tanzania
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (104)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Italian restaurant on the beachfront and is also a hotel with lovely villas, pool and foilage. We all has something different and all enjoyed their food, in fact so much we went back for more!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bubbles W
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

This italian restaurant has the best pizza we found un Zanzibar. Italian owners they know well how to bring all the mediterranean flavours to the Zanzibar coast!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kepaolondris
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Good place to eat with quite big portions of meals. Good service and normal prices. You will not be disappointed.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mellenos
Reviewed 13 October 2018

A perfect place to enjoy a Zanzibar holiday..Staff so warm and attentive.Breakfasts close to sea, dinners in the garden,no selfservice, white and pristine cloth over tables, warm bread, and nicecocktails, too.They cook well, and the way they prepare fish and vegetables is amazing. Desserts are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 497vera1957
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We recently returned from a week long stay in Villa Kica. We had a really nice time and the location and set up was lovely. Staff were very friendly and always happy to help. The room we stayed in was clean and tidy and had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vanderh0rst
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We actually stayed in the Sunshine Hotel a little way down the beach, but ate at this restaurant on several occasions as we really liked the ambiance, friendly staff and excellent menu. The traditional Swahili dishes were delicious!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Barney B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

we had a few dinners there; very tasty Italian and local dishes; good coffee; great service; beautiful ocean view

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lucy-su-15
Reviewed 6 August 2018

we enjoyed great service, health meals and great setting away from jostle of stone town. Very islamic country but warm hearted people

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Sisasenkosi M
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We ate dinner twice in the restaurant but didn’t stay in the hotel. The hotel and restaurant are really very pretty and located on the beach. Outside guests need to walk past the beach side restaurant (was empty when we visited), cross the hotels bar,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LukeFields
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this gorgeous little hotel if you are looking to completely relax. The staff are friendly, the rooms are lovely, food is delicious and the views of the ocean are amazing. So glad we choose to stay at Villa Kiva whilst diving with One...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AbbiJK
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 181 hotels in Zanzibar Island
Zanzibar Retreat Hotel
527 reviews
.58 km away
Zanzibar Queen Hotel
179 reviews
1.25 km away
Green and Blue Ocean Lodge
188 reviews
2.44 km away
Dream's Bay Boutique Hotel
4 reviews
2.56 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Bin Jabir Restaurant
69 reviews
.22 km away
Seles Beach Bar and Restaurant
248 reviews
.25 km away
Zanzibar Bandas Restaurant
92 reviews
1.09 km away
Furaha Local Restaurant
39 reviews
.92 km away
Nearby Attractions
Matemwe Beach
278 reviews
.57 km away
One Ocean
77 reviews
.40 km away
Eagle Ray Divers
39 reviews
1.53 km away
Bandas Live Music
9 reviews
1.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Villa Kiva Resort and Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matemwe 3151, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Matemwe
  • Phone Number: +255 772 224 222
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing