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Matemwe Lodge

Beach deck, dining

Matemwe Lodge

• Secluded beachfront lodge

• 12 private chalets overlooking an Indian Ocean lagoon

• Ideal for families, tranquil beach location with an abundance of activities

• Snorkel & scuba dive on the world-renowned Mnemba Island coral reef

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The perfect combination of a relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff and exceptional cuisine, Matemwe Lodge is perched on an outcrop overlooking a coral-fringed lagoon on the tranquil North-Eastern coast of Zanzibar. Set within tropical gardens, each of the twelve private guest chalets offer views over the Indian ocean from private verandahs. Enjoy fantastic diving & snorkeling, explore the culture of Zanzibar on a Stone Town or Spice tour, sip a cocktail on the beach or relax at the spa.




• 12 Chalets – one ensuite bedroom (6 double/ twin convertible & 6 triples)

• Children over the age of 5 years are welcome

• Snorkelling & scuba diving

• Sailing

• Kayaking

• Guided reef walks

• Dhow cruises

• Deep-sea fishing

• Spa treatments

• Cultural community visits

• Excursions: Stone Town Tour, Spice Tour, Muyuni Beach & Sandbanks

• Two swimming pools

• WiFi (service variable)

• 24 hour electricity

• Charging facilities: in-room

• Spa

• Laundry

• Activity centre

• Guest Areas: restaurant, lounge, pool bar, beach sports house, beach deck & bar

• Hot & cold running water

• Flush toilet

• Hot water indoor shower

• Bathtub

• Private verandah

• Private plunge pools (2 chalets)

• Hammock

• Mosquito net

• Fan

• Hairdryer

• In-room safe

• School Sponsorship in Partnership with Kamitei Foundation

• Closed April & May

• Zanzibar’s Abeid Amani Karume International Airport – 75 minute drive

• Daily scheduled flights departing Nairobi’s Wilson Airport

• Daily scheduled flights departing Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere Airport

• Numerous International airlines scheduled flights

• Private charter

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