The Tides

Location: Set on the secluded, palm fringed Ushongo Beach, just south of Pangani.

Rooms: 7 cottages and 2 suites, plus the nearby Mawimbi Villa. The rooms are simple, but comfortably furnished with direct beach access.

Facilities: Restaurant, bar, swimming pool.

Activities: Kayaking, snorkelling at offshore islands, diving, windsurfing, fishing, kayaking, fishing village tours, turtle hatching.

Children: Children of all ages are welcome.

Our Opinion: The Tides is a small lodge located on a beautiful stretch of beach near Pangani on the remote Tanzanian coast. It is a simple, Swahili style ‘feet in sand’ hideaway which offers the ultimate in coast relaxation.






A Visa is required for UK passport holders.

Health Requirements

Yellow Fever vaccination required if arriving from an endemic area.

Time Difference

GMT + 3 Hours

Flight Time

11.5 Hours Indirect


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