The Overhang is made up by a collection of charming cabins, tents and a Beach House nestled on the coast of the Kigamboni district in Dar es Salaam.

Our Cabins


There are 6 Beach Cabins in our collection, accommodating between 2 to 6 guests. Whether you’re a solo-adventurer, honeymooning couple or a family travelling together we’ve got options to suit your taste, budget and preference.

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Our Tents


If you want a unique beach experience, consider staying in one of our beach tents at The Overhang. Our tents are set up right on the sand, offering stunning ocean views and a peaceful, private retreat for you and your loved ones.

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Our Beach House


Our 3-bedroom Beach House is tucked away in the quiet fishing village of Kimbiji 20 mins drive from The Overhang. The Beach House is sophisticated yet bohemian in character, with an open-plan design, a fully equipped kitchen, spacious patio and private infinity pool.

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  • Voltage
    Local voltage is 220 to AC.
    Adapters and transformers are available through our Housekeeping Team.
  • Times
    Check In: From 2PM
    Check Out: By 11AM
  • Early Arrival:
    Check in time is from 2PM.
    Should guest wish to arrive earlier, it is highly recommended to book and pay for your accommodation one extra night prior to your arrival.
    This will ensure that your accommodation will be available immediately and add extra special arrival experience.
  • Late Departure
    Check out is by 11AM.
    Late check out until 6PM will be charged at 50% of one nights accommodation.
    Beyond this time, a one nights accommodation charge will be applied (depending on availability).
  • Guaranteed Reservations and Deposits
    Reservations are to be guaranteed by bank transfer or via Selcom.
    We will send the invoice together with our Bank Account Details or Link to arrange necessary payments.
    To confirm all our reservations we require 100% deposit prior to arrival dates.
  • Cancellation Policy
    The Overhang will refund fees received as listed below less non-refundable charges (Bank charges fee, Bank Transfer Fee, Paypal Fee)
    - Peak Season: 100% non-refundable deposit at the time of booking
    - High Season: 50% non-refundable deposit at the time of booking
    29 to 15 days 70% of stay Within 14 days 100% of stay - Low Season: 06 – 03 days 50% of stay Within 2 days 100% of stay *** In the event of a booking crosses over two different seasons, the stricter cancelation policy of the two will apply***
  • Credit Cards
    Credit Cards: We accept all major credit cards such as Visa and Mastercards
  • Extra Charges
    Pick Up and Drop Off Services $40 each way
    Extra bed $40 (complimentary under 12 years old)
    Children Breakfast $10