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Matemwe Retreat - All Inclusive

Matemwe beachfront property with spa and restaurant

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
A$933

Property renovations and closures

  • The property is closed during April and May.

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Matemwe Beach, Matemwe, Zanzibar North Region, Tanzania
8.8.Fabulous.
  • This is not a five star experience at all. We splurged on this place for our honeymoon and were VERY disappointed. The claim of a private chef is a lie, which was a huge selling…

    Mar. 11, 2020

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Airport transfer
  • Bathtub
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 4 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • 2 outdoor pools

What’s around

  • On the beach
  • Kigomani Beach - 6 min walk
  • Muyuni Beach - 23 min walk
  • Kiwengwa Beach - 8.2 mi / 13.2 km
  • Mnemba Island - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Pwani Mchangani Beach - 5 mi / 8 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Villa
  • Suite (G)

What’s around

Landmarks

  • On the beach
  • Kigomani Beach - 6 min walk
  • Muyuni Beach - 23 min walk
  • Kiwengwa Beach - 8.2 mi / 13.2 km
  • Mnemba Island - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Pwani Mchangani Beach - 5 mi / 8 km
  • Mapenzi Beach - 6.2 mi / 10 km
  • Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest - 7.1 mi / 11.5 km
  • Kendwa Beach - 11 mi / 17.7 km
  • Nungwi Beach - 11.4 mi / 18.3 km
  • Mnarani Natural Aquarium - 11.3 mi / 18.2 km

Getting around

  • Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 65 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle
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Matemwe Beach, Matemwe, Zanzibar North Region, Tanzania

At a glance

Size

  • 4 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email with check-in instructions prior to arrival. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (15 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*
  • Ferry terminal shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Things to do

  • Beach sunloungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Kayaking on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Snorkelling on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Pool umbrellas

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 4
  • Year Built – 2007
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library

Languages Spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • Swahili

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Private plunge pool
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Number of living rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Furnished balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Partially open bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

All inclusive

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Taxes are included.
Food and beverages
  • All à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Room service during certain hours
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment
Water activities
  • Kayaking

Lessons/classes/games
  • Cooking

Not included
  • Motorized water sports
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium/non-domestic alcoholic beverages
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities
  • Gratuities

Spa

Sea and Spice Spa has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including reflexology.

The spa is open daily.

Dining

Matemwe Restaurant - This restaurant overlooks the garden. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Mandatory feesPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.00 per person, per night

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 130.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Matemwe Retreat All Inclusive
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*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Matemwe Retreat - All Inclusive does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • The property is closed during April and May.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there are 2 outdoor pools.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes, Matemwe Restaurant offers garden views. Nearby restaurants include Matemwe Rock Local Restaurant (13-min walk), Bin Jabir restaurant (2 mi), and Miramont Retreat Zanzibar (4.6 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 130.00 per vehicle roundtrip.
  • Have fun with onsite activities like kayaking, sailing, and snorkeling. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools. Matemwe Retreat - All Inclusive also has private plunge pools and a garden.
8.8.Fabulous.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    amazing journey !

    From the arrival to the departure, everything has been perfect !! People are fantastic and the place looks like paradise. We have been pleased to be there and we hope to comme back again :)

    David, 6 night trip, Aug. 10, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    un séjour au top !

    un séjour parfait pour une lune de miel inoubliable. Un hôtel au top avec des services parfait : cuisinier d'exemption, major d'home, piscine privé... le rêve ! Je recommande vraiment pour un séjour en amoureux parfait !!!

    Julie, 6 night romance trip, Feb. 2, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Dinko, 10 night trip, Jan. 20, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    5 night trip, Nov. 22, 2019

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