One of only a handful of boutique lodges in Zanzibar, Matemwe Lodge is located on a coral rock outcrop above a white sandy beach, sloping gently down towards the Indian Ocean. Seafood, fresh from the ocean, refreshing cocktails, massages and enjoying renowned diving and snorkelling sites like Mnemba Atol, are just some elements of guests daily routines. Matemwe remains one of the most secluded resorts on the island and is perfect for a relaxing and exclusive beach holiday. Matemwe Lodge features twelve, individually decorated, luxurious beach chalets all overlooking the sparkling ocean. Each of the private verandas is furnished with large hammocks and sofas, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the stunning views - watching the local fisherman drift slowly past on a traditional dhow boat.
Matemwe Lodge has two swimming pools, including a multi-level pool surrounded with lounge chairs overlooking the ocean. Freshly mixed cocktails are served at the poolside bar. Matemwe also offer a great range off wellbeing and spa treatments to spoil yourself and for total relaxation. The open-air restaurant overlooks the ocean and has a tranquil lounge area. Seafood is the specialty of the house, with all produce bought daily from the local markets.
Matemwe Lodge consists of 12 beautiful bungalows, built from local materials and surrounded by lush gardens. Each suite has a private veranda with a hammock and couch, overlooking the Indian Ocean. The bathroom is large and has a deep bathtub and walk-in shower. Although mosquitoes are rare in Matemwe, all rooms are equipped with a large mosquito net.
An intimate lodge with 12 luxury suites perched on a coral rock, surrounded by some of the best beaches of Zanzibar. Matemwe's friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere and excellent cuisine (specializing in fresh fish & seafood) are renowned. This, and 2 intimate swimming pools, lush tropical gardens, massages and cocktails make Matemwe the ultimate tropical paradise. Enjoy fantastic diving & snorkeling, sipping a cocktail on the beach or enjoy unforgettable views of the Indian Ocean from the poolside or from the comfortable sofas and hammocks of your private veranda.
Matemwe is located in the north-east of Zanzibar, surrounded by some of the best beaches of Zanzibar and opposite the well-known Mnemba atoll, hotspot for scuba diving and snorkeling. Matemwe's exclusive location, away from the big hotels, is the perfect location for ultimate relaxation. Beautiful fleets of fishermen in traditional wooden dhow boats sail past on their way to and from their fishing grounds.
* Diving: There is a Scuba Fish dive centre located conveniently at our Matemwe water sports centre on the property grounds. Diving & snorkeling conditions are excellent around the Mnemba atoll just off the coast from Matemwe
* Snorkeling: snorkeling trips to Mnemba atoll can be done with Matemwe's own wooden boats (at extra cost)
* Other activities at/around Matemwe: swimming/lounging in/around the pool, guided reef walks & guided cultural village walks, traditional sailing on dhow boats, guided kayak trips, traditional bao game, cycling
*Activities on the island: the island offers a range of excursions such as spice tours and visits to Stone Town or Jozani Forest. Due to Matemwe's secluded location, driving time can be an hour to these locations. The Matemwe team can furthermore organize the following activities: Traditional fishing, deep sea fishing, Parasailing, jet skiing, windsurfing (45min away), Kite-surfing, horse riding
|Location||Matemwe Lodge – Matemwe|
|Includes||Private room to yourselves|
|Sleeps||2 up to 3|
2 × King bed
|Living space||63 m2|
Very Strict: 50% refund up until 60 days prior to check-in, except fees.
a) Cancellations made between 0 and 29 full days prior to local check-in time, or no show, guests will be charged 100% of total booking value.
b) Cancellations made 60 or more full days prior to local check-in time, guests will be charged 50% of total booking value.
c) In the event of a premature departure or cancellation, guests will be charged 100% of the total booking value.
Children below 6 years are not allowed unless the lodge is booked exclusively