Matemwe Beach House

Matemwe Beach House



Exclusive beachfront retreat with stunning Indian Ocean views and direct access to a pristine beach
Immerse yourself in Zanzibar's rich culture and history while enjoying personalized service, private infinity pools, and spacious living areas
Relax and rejuvenate in an oasis of serenity, where gourmet cuisine, tranquil surroundings, and lush gardens create a perfect tropical escape

About the Property

In the realm of carefree family holidays on a tropical island, Matemwe Beach House stands as a welcoming haven for families or small groups seeking an exclusive beachfront retreat. Featuring three bedrooms, two of them en-suite, it's the quintessential choice for those desiring both ample space and privacy. Nestled just meters away from the pristine Matemwe Beach in northeast Zanzibar, this private residence empowers travelers to tailor their own tropical adventure. A dedicated team, including a private chef and butler, ensures every need is met, granting guests the freedom to fully unwind. Beyond relaxation, residents can partake in a variety of activities such as diving, snorkeling, canoeing, reef walking, and swimming, with access to all the amenities of the neighboring Matemwe Lodge, including restaurants, spa, and sporting facilities.


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Food & Drink

In this establishment, their culinary philosophy centers on local sourcing, emphasizing freshness and sustainability. Their commitment extends from fruits and vegetables to seafood, with a preference for suppliers utilizing sustainable techniques, favoring line-caught fish over net or spear-caught varieties. The menu is a delightful fusion of gourmet-style cuisine and traditional Zanzibari dishes, abundant in seafood. Guests can commence their day with a buffet-style breakfast encompassing fresh fruit, muffins, croissants, cereals, yoghurts, and a hearty full English breakfast. Lunch and dinner at this venue consist of three-course meals featuring a diverse array of options. Diners can choose from two starters, three main courses, including meat, fish, and vegetarian selections, and conclude with a choice from two dessert offerings. The establishment readily accommodates children with simplified meals; guests are encouraged to communicate their children's preferences in advance, ensuring a tailored dining experience. Meal times are highly flexible, adaptable to individual schedules, and can be adjusted to accommodate children, as necessary. Barbecue nights are hosted on Tuesdays and Fridays, spotlighting a selection of seafood and meats. Sundays mark a special Swahili buffet evening, featuring a communal feast of traditional dishes at Matemwe Lodge. The establishment also offers picnic lunches for guests embarking on sandbank and Muyuni beach excursions. For those participating in the Stone Town tour or spice tour, arrangements can be made to dine at a restaurant in Stone Town upon request.

Getting There



The house accommodates up to six guests, with two double bedrooms on the ground floor and a mezzanine bedroom equipped with two single beds, each featuring mosquito nets for added comfort. Both of the downstairs double bedrooms are air-conditioned. The master bedroom boasts an en-suite bathroom with a shower, while the second bathroom offers a bathtub and a shower.


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