The lodge is situated on the pristine and quiet undeveloped north east coast of Zanzibar island, 45 kilometres from Stone Town. Just south of the lodge lies the traditional fishing village of Pwani Mchangani and to the north lies Matemwe with views to Mnemba Island. The lodge is nestled between one of Zanzibar’s most pristine, white, powder–sand beaches and swaying coconut palms.
This charming boutique hotel is the perfect setting for an Indian Ocean beach holiday and is one of the most idyllic beachfront lodges in Zanzibar.
All rooms at this peaceful boutique hotel are tastefully fitted with a combination of multi-functional shuttered, handcrafted, wooden louver doors, electric ceiling fans, air conditioning and traditionally high-beamed ceilings. A beautiful, finely, handcrafted Zanzibari four poster bed is the focal point in the room, together with high quality fine cotton bed linen, ensuring maximum comfort. A classic baraza with kanga-covered cushions enhances the ambiance of each room.
Set under makuti, the relaxed, open-air restaurant offers a natural setting in which to enjoy various menus of the day. The lodge specialises in authentic traditional Swahili cuisine using traditional methods and the freshest local ingredients in the preparation of memorable meals. Seafood, meat and vegetarian dishes are available daily.
The cozy "Bar under the Palms" has been built around beautiful coconut palm trees, creating an intimate, cool and relaxed space to enjoy a selection of home made juices, cocktails, wines, champagne and spirits. Learn to play ‘BAO’ with our friendly bartenders.
Set between the restaurant and "Bar under the Palms" is a 13-metre, sea-facing, fresh water swimming pool. Traditional Swahili beach beds and cushions make relaxing easy.
The spa set on the fringe of the Indian Ocean, offers the ultimate in relaxation. With a full spa menu ranging from Deep Tissue Massages, Couple Massages, Fresh Fruit Facials, to manicures and pedicures.