Located in the north-east of Zanzibar, surrounded by some of the best beaches of Zanzibar and opposite the well-known Mnemba Atoll, a hotspot for scuba diving and snorkelling. Matemwe's exclusive location, away from the big hotels, gives the beaches a very private feeling. Matemwe Retreat consists of 3 fantastic rooms on a stretch of palm-fringed land, each room has 2 floors, on the ground level there is the bedroom is which air conditioned and leads into a bathroom overlooking the Indian Ocean and a large veranda which offers a cocktail bar and plenty of space for private dining. The top floor features a private sun and shade terrace, a small bar and a plunge pool.
Although guests will find all they need in their room and on the private beach, the facilities of Matemwe's main lodge are accessible for Retreat guests. Dining can be enjoyed in the privacy of the room or in the main lodge. The chef stops by each day to introduce special Retreat menu suggestions and the fresh catches of the day, the specialty of Matemwe's acclaimed cuisine. Massages and beauty treatments can be enjoyed in the privacy of the roof terrace or in Matemwe's main lodge. Friendly staff offer a very personal service to all Retreat visitors whilst maintaining the relaxed atmosphere that Matemwe is known for.
Number of Rooms: 3
Guide price: Double room from US$800 per night, full board including laundry & selected activities