Price Guide Enquiry

Price: USD 450 + per person sharing per night

Matemwe Retreat Highlights

Matemwe Retreat offers a private and remote location on a magnificent stretch of land, north of Matemwe's main lodge on Zanzibar Island. The experience at Matemwe is intimate and personal and caters for only 6 guests at a time in beautiful villas surrounded by some of the most magnificent beaches in Zanzibar. The villas are spacious and luxurious and offer private verandas overlooking the Indian Ocean. The island offers a fusion of history and culture with delicious fresh seafood served daily on your rooftop terrace or in a private spot in the garden. Emphasis is placed on service and personal attention and whether guests opt for a relaxing massage in their private villa, a cold cocktail on the beach or exploring the magnificent island, the choices are endless.

Sun Safaris Says

  • Matemwe's location is opposite the famous Mnemba Atoll - a hot spot for scuba diving and snorkelling.
  • Each villa is equipped with a large veranda with private cocktail bar and romantic dining area.
  • The restaurant has been praised for its high quality food and diversity in combining local cuisine with that of other nations.

Ready to Go on Safari?

Where to go icon Tell us where you would like to visit.
Tailored solutions icon We will work on some tailored solutions.
Safari icon It's time for your safari! Bon Voyage!

Matemwe Retreat on display

USD 450 + per person sharing per night


Matemwe Retreat Activities

Matemwe Retreat offers a haven for water sport enthusiasts. Guests can enjoy ocean trips, snorkelling, and sailing or discover the local reef or the small island of Mnemba Atoll opposite Matemwe. Diving trips can also be organized with the professional diving centre and kayaks are available to explore the crystal clear sea. Local snorkelling/diving sites are suitable for all levels of experience, from beginners to experienced divers. Visits to the neighbouring village can be arranged for those who want to explore the local Zanzibar culture and village life and for those who wish to learn about the community projects that Matemwe is involved in. From Matemwe, day-trips can be arranged to the historic centre of Stone Town, Jozani Forest or Prison Island. Spice Tours are also available where guests will learn about the fantastic variety of spices that the island is famous for.

Matemwe Retreat Availability Enquiry

Sun Safaris Also Suggests

Where to go icon Expert Travel Advice

Our expertise in African travel comes from years of experience travelling the continent, canoeing the rivers, walking the bush trails, and seeing the stars. We've been on the game drives and watched the sunsets, spent nights wrapped up in remote areas, and eaten great food around the fire. Our recommendations come first-hand, and they are your assurance that a safari booked with us is one we know you'll love, because we did.

Where to go icon Price Guarantee

We know a safari can be pricey, but we guarantee that we're giving you the best deal on your travel. We don't want your trip to Africa to be a once in a lifetime experience, we want you to do it again, and again! Through nurtured relationships with our suppliers, we can offer you the best deal they've got, and you'll never pay more than you should for your accommodation. If you find the same holiday for less, we'll confidently better the price.

Where to go icon Tailor-made Itineraries

Just like the spots on a leopard's back, each of our tailor-made itineraries is unique. Every journey has a personality, carefully designed to match the desires and expectations our clients bring to the table. Every element is taken into consideration to stitch together a personalised safari experience, grown from seed and cultivated to embody the perfect adventure. Our tailored itineraries are your safari dreams, defined.

Client Feedback Latest from the Blog