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Mnemba Island Lodge

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Mnemba Island Lodge

• A romantic, rustic & unpretentious private island getaway

• 12 beachfront guest bandas with spacious verandahs overlooking the white sand beach

• The ultimate beach retreat on a private island off the North-East of Zanzibar

• Mnemba Island, inhabited only by lodge guests & staff, is only 1.5km in circumference

• Part of an exquisite atoll & marine conservation area, famous for extraordinary diving & snorkelling

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&Beyond Mnemba Island Lodge is an award-winning barefoot beach paradise just off the north-east coast of Zanzibar. Be one of 20 guests at this romantic private hideaway, where ten beach-side bandas overlook the Mnemba atoll.From snorkelling, swimming and kayaking to massages on the beach to doing nothing at all, Mnemba has something for everyone. Discover this unpretentious paradise on a private island, where simple pleasures become treasured memories. Relax and unwind in the exclusivity of your own stretch of beachfront, where charming bandas sit on unblemished sands in the dappled shade of a casuarina pine forest.

• 12 beachfront bandas (10 double/ twin convertible and 1 triple)

• Family banda – two bandas located close by accommodating two adults & two children

• Accommodating a maximum 22 guests

• Children of all ages are welcome

• Snorkelling & scuba diving

• Dhow cruises

• Birdwatching

• Fishing

• Water sports

• Private beach meals

• Massage treatments

• Yoga

• Children’s activities

• WiFi: in-room & main areas

• Mobile phone signal (limited)

• 24 hour electricity

• Charging facilities: in-room

• PADI dive school

• Private beach salas

• Babysitting

• Gym-in-a-basket

• Laundry

• Gift shop

• Guest Areas: dining area, bar & library


• Hot & cold running water

• Flush toilet

• Hot water indoor shower

• Private verandah

• Private bar

• Mosquito net

• Fan

• Hairdryer

• Ader’s duiker & Suni antelope Mnemba breeding programs

• Mnemba Island Marine Conservation Area

• Oceans Without Borders

• Closed April & May

• Zanzibar’s Abeid Amani Karume International Airport – 90 minute drive and 15 minute boat ride

• Daily scheduled flights departing Nairobi’s Wilson Airport

• Daily scheduled flights departing Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere Airport

• Daily international flights departing from numerous destinations

• Private charter

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