• Ras Kutani, Tanzania

About Ras Kutani, Dar Es Salaam

About Ras Kutani, Dar Es Salaam

A beautiful Polynesian style beach hideaway, Ras Kutani provides an escape from the outside world in a dreamy environment where guests can relax in hammocks on their private bamboo banda veranda, in the bar or on the beach.

Activities include snorkelling, kayaking, boogie boarding or just sitting back and relaxing by the pool. At different times of the year it is also possible to see whales, turtles and dolphins. 

Lodge Details


A beautiful Polynesian style beach hideaway.


Ras Kutani sits within tropical forest on the banks of a wide freshwater lagoon on a deserted beach, just 20 minutes flight from Dar Es Salaam. The setting gives the feeling of being on your very own tropical island.

Accommodation & Facilities

Accommodation comprises of 12 private bandas and three suites.

The en-suite bandas are built from bamboo, with verandas which look out over the sea, gardens or lagoon. The suites are set higher up into the hills, overlooking the forest and out to the sea. They come complete with massive beds and private plunge pools.

The open-plan bar and dining area are liberally furnished with colourful cushions. Other facilities include a swimming pool and massage service. Ras Kutani offers high-quality meals and friendly, attentive service. The chefs pride themselves on preparing fresh ‘fruit of the ocean’ fare from the readily available local fish and crustaceans.


Free activities include kayaking and coastal walks. Horse riding and massages are available six days per week and incur an additional cost.

Child Policy

Children are welcome but there are no specific facilities, except babysitting.

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