Destination guide

Tranquil Jambiani will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Jambiani. This relaxing city allures visitors with 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 vacation around the weather, February, March, January and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Jambiani

Travelers 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 center:

  • 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 center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Jambiani?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 54 vacation rentals near Jambiani. From 19 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Jambiani for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Jambiani?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Jambiani. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jambiani Beach: 65 vacation rentals
  • Zanzibar Kite Paradise: 64 vacation rentals
  • Paje Beach: 70 vacation rentals
  • Kizimkazi Beach: 54 vacation rentals
  • Kwale Island: 81 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Jambiani?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Houses in Jambiani. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Jambiani include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Villas: 18 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Jambiani?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Jambiani. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.