Located in Mbweni, just about 15 minutes from Stone Town is the “Pink Mansion”, Volunteer on Zanzibar’s House. Tall palm trees stand outside the house in typical Zanzibari design, with high ceilings, spacious rooms and a beautiful Zanzibari door beckons you Karibu!


With all the modern amenities in a quiet neighborhood and yet just 5 minutes from the beach and 5 minutes from the nearest restaurant and supermarket. This house is the perfect base to call home and explore this amazingly rich in culture island with comfort and ease.


The house contains the following:

  • Free standing house surrounded by garden
  • Outside communal area
  • 5 spacious bedrooms (including fans)
  • 4 toilets
  • 4 bathrooms (with hot and cold shower)
  • Kitchen
  • Storeroom
  • Office
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Guard
  • A spacious fenced in yard, complete with its own coconut trees!
  • Outside patio
  • TV and DVD player
  • Washing Machine (Terms apply)
  • 11 Bicycles


There is a housekeeper all day long, 5 days a week. She takes care of all the cleaning and cooking during the week (Monday ‘till Friday). At night, there is a guard to watch the gate and keep the house safe.