Matemwe Lodge and Matemwe Retreat, Zanzibar, Tanzania
- Relax at the pool-side bar under the palm trees
- 12 en-suite bungalows built from local materials
- Matemwe arranges ocean trips with snorkelling equipment
- You also have the option of staying at the exclusive Matemwe Retreat
Enjoy world class accomodation in Zanzibar hotels, or choose the personal service and attention of Matemwe Lodge and Matemwe Retreat, located on the island of Zanzibar in Tanzania. Seafood is the specialty of this Tanzania accommodation, with all produce bought daily from the local markets. Lunch is a buffet offering a delicious mix of African and European flavours. At Matemwe Bungalows dinner offers a choice of main courses between fish, meat and vegetarian.
For the early birds the sunrise is a sight to savour. Early morning, tea and/or coffee and delicious cookies will be served at your veranda. In the evening, the full moon rising out of the sea is a wonderful romantic experience you're not likely to forget. On moonless nights, gaze and get lost in the star-filled sky.
The pool-side bar under the palm trees on the sand is a peaceful retreat, as is the swimming pool overlooking the ocean at this Tanzania accommodation. Also, you can enjoy a cocktail in the relaxing lounge area, overlooking the ocean and the activity of the fishermen.
For those who need to keep in contact with the world outside, internet, telephone and fax facilities is offered in the main building of Matemwe Bungalows in Zanzibar.
The brand new Matemwe Retreat is situated north of Matemwe's main lodge and opposite of the Mnemba Atoll. It boasts 3 separate villas with verandahs, a private cocktail bar, air-conditioned bedrooms, double basins in the bathroom, shower, large romantic bathtub and beautiful Indian Ocean views.
Guests can enjoy the plunge pool on the private roof terrace with sun or shade decks. Swim in the crystal clear waters in Zanzibar and sunbath on the small beach right in front of each villa. Please note that this is a working beach, where people from the local village fish and is filled with activity.