Open Season: June through to March
Number of Bandas: 6
Age: we welcome children age 6 and up
For guests with special needs or disabilities: please contact us

Location & travel

Fanjove Island is one of the six small islands in the Songosongo Archipelago, just off the coast of Tanzania. Access is by air from Dar es Salaam to the neighbouring island, Songosongo (1hr) – which is the main island of the archipelago. You then have a 40 minute boat transfer in a traditional dhow sailing boat.  

Closest Airstrip: Songosongo Island
GPS co-ordinates: 8° 34’ 18.11” S – 39° 34’ 2.27” E


• En-suite bathrooms with modern conveniences
• Eco-friendly: solar-powered heating and lighting
• Fresh water production by desalinator
• Charging point for electrical devices in the dining area
• Dietary requirements can be accommodated with advance notice
• Bar and laundry service available at extra charge
• Small shop

Please note: cash is helpful on the island for additional items. Card payments are possible via 3G Direct Pay, a 3% PesaPal admin fee is applicable.