This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Makofi Guest House is located in Nungwi, 650 feet from Spanish Dancer Divers. The property offers free WIFI in the common areas and is 350 feet from Nungwi beach.

A terrace or patio are featured in certain rooms.

This property offers a 24-hour reception desk.

World Wide Supermarket is 650 feet from Makofi Guest House, while Baobab Tree is 1,000 feet away. The nearest airport is Abeid Amani Karume International Airport, 34 mi from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Makofi Guest House has been welcoming guests since Sept 18, 2017

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Free Parking Available On Site


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

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4 reasons to choose Makofi Guest House

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Nungwi Beach

    Nungwi Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    550 feet from property
  • Royal Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    800 feet from property
  • Kendwa Beach

    Kendwa Beach

    9.3 Wonderful beach
    4,900 feet from property
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Hosted by Happy People! :)

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Happy People! :)
Makofi Guest House is a small paradise just steps from Nungwi's finest beach. The affordable price, the relaxing atmosphere, the great breakfast, the cleanliness and the staff's availability to the guests make the stay unforgettable in all respects :) We offer bike rental and tours, Digital Nomad Workspace, Gym nearby and transfers all around the island with the best drivers. Please note that in Makofi we don't have glass windows*, just iron protections and mosquito nets. *Except in King Hut (Comfort quadruple room)
Enjoy Paradise Before You Die :)
In the surrounding area: restaurants, bars, nightclubs diving centers, rental of sun loungers and umbrellas. The island offers a lot of excursions that we will be happy to arrange for you at the lowest price possible!
Languages spoken: English,Italian,Swahili
Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant La Fontana (Italian restaurant. 20% discount for our guests!)
    1.6 miles
  • Restaurant Mama Mia (italian restaurant. 10% discount for our guests!)
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Badolina (mediterranean restaurant. 10% discount for our guests!)
    0.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Indian Ocean
    0 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Nungwi Beach
    550 feet
  • Royal Beach
    800 feet
  • Kendwa Beach
    4,900 feet
Closest Airports
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
    34 miles
How to get to Makofi Guest House from Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: African

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Makofi Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Garden view
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Happy hour
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Badminton equipment
  • Public Bath
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Darts
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Mosquito net
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Swahili
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1:00 PM - 12:00 AM


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 5 are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

5+ years
Extra bed by request
$25 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 5 and up are allowed)

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Makofi Guest House

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Makofi Guest House by:

    • Taxi 50min

  • Check-in at Makofi Guest House is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Makofi Guest House has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Makofi Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Darts
    • Back massage
    • Themed dinners
    • Head massage
    • Public Bath
    • Foot massage
    • Badminton equipment
    • Full-body massage
    • Bike tours
    • Neck massage
    • Happy hour
    • Hand massage
    • Couples' massage

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Makofi Guest House.

  • Room options at Makofi Guest House include:

    • Quad
    • Double
    • Twin
    • Bed in Dorm

  • Makofi Guest House is 2,950 feet from the center of Nungwi.

  • The prices at Makofi Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Makofi Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental