- Private Plunge Pool
- Private Deck
FROM: R 7087.90 | USD $ 401.68 | GBP £ 350.67 | AUS $ 620.85 PPPN Sharing
Exclusive private villas fringe the sparkling waters of the Indian Ocean. The villas boast local stone, a Makuti thatch roof, furniture made out of coconut wood and exceptional interiors furnished in locally-produced decor. Spacious verandas with comfortable day beds provide the ideal spot to soak up spectacular sea views and watch the fishing dhows sail past. Each villa features a private bar area, a rooftop terrace with a private plunge pool and a beautiful bathroom with a large oversized bathtub overlooking the ocean.
There is a wide selection of water-based adventure activities, including boating, canoeing, sailing and kayaking around the beautiful island coast. Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy world-class snorkelling and diving in the turquoise waters teeming with exotic marine life and magnificent coral gardens.
Aside from enjoying a number of activities in the crystalline waters fringing the white-sand beach, visitors can look forward to an array of exciting excursions around the island. Escape to a remote sandbank, enjoy a day trip to the historic Stone Town, jump on a fascinating spice tour, enjoy a Jozani Forest tour, join the guided Matemwe Village walk or watch the sunset over the Indian Ocean while on a sundowner dhow trip. Other highlights include: local fishing trips, market visits and turtle conservation tours.
When To Go
What We Love
Excellent spa facilities - enjoy a wide selection of wellbeing treatments. The proximity to Mnemba Island and the world-renowned coral reef provides some of the world's most spectacular diving and snorkelling. We love the open-air restaurant overlooking the azure Indian Ocean. Don't miss the chance to sample the mouth-watering cuisine, a combination of Swahili and internationally inspired dishes.
Where To Find Matemwe Retreat
Fringing the northeastern coast of Zanzibar Island on the secluded Matemwe Beach, the lodge is perfectly situated opposite the diving and snorkelling reefs of the Mnemba Atoll and surrounded by some of the best beaches in Zanzibar. Set just 1 hour’s drive from Stone Town, Matemwe serves as an excellent base to enjoy easy day trips into the winding streets of the historic town and excursions to all corners of this spectacular island.
Coordinates: -5.84661, 39.35667