• Matemwe Beach House, Zanzibar, Tanzania

About Matemwe Beach House, Zanzibar

About Matemwe Beach House, Zanzibar

Matemwe Beach House is an intimate and luxurious house located mere footsteps away from the Indian Ocean; look out over the turquoise sea with Mnemba Island in the distance from your private plunge pool within the grounds of your own walled garden.

Lodge Details


A private, luxurious beach house which is perfect for a family or small group.


Situated on a quiet beach on the north-eastern coast of Zanzibar with the famous Mnemba Atoll only a short boat ride away.

Accommodation & Facilities

The beach house sleeps up to six people; there are two double bedrooms both with an en-suite bathroom. There is also a third bedroom with a mezzanine floor complete with two single beds - perfect for children. There is a private swimming pool with stunning vistas over the Indian Ocean and Mnemba Island in the distance - a wonderful setting to enjoy a sundowner after a busy day exploring.

At Matemwe Lodge (the main gatehouse) there are luxurious spa facilities including a variety of treatments, as well as a full laundry service and free Wi-Fi throughout both Matemwe Lodge and Matemwe Beach House.


There is a full butler service available from the Matemwe Beach House on hand to cater to your every need! There is no set menu as your chef will visit each day to discuss your menu choices, the chef can give you suggestions based upon the fresh catches of the day and seasonal ingredients delivered to the lodge. You are also able to stroll over to the Matemwe Lodge if you wish for a more communal dining experience.


There are a huge variety of activities available near the beach house meaning that during your stay you can either do as much or as little as possible! There is snorkelling and diving which takes place from the neighbouring lodge as well as reef walks. You can also take a trip to nearby Stone Town, take a Spice Tour or engage in the local culture by visiting a nearby village.

Child Policy

Children of all ages are welcomed. 

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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