Matemwe Beach House

Matemwe Beach House: Our full report

June to March

On the northeastern coast of Zanzibar, Matemwe Beach House is a private house located just next door to Matemwe Lodge. Added in 2009, it has three bedrooms, sleeping a maximum of six people, and is a good choice for families or groups of friends travelling together. The house has it’s own pool and kitchen with a full butler service, but guests are also welcome to pop over to nearby Matemwe Lodge.

Activities make use of the white sand beach and the beautiful Indian Ocean. To only mention a few, you can go snorkelling, kite-surfing, do a canoe trip or explore the marine life while diving.


Location: East Coast Zanzibar, Zanzibar

Ideal length of stay: 4-5 nights

Accessible by: Fly-and-Transfer

Food & drink

Dining style: Group Meals

Dining locations: Indoor and Outdoor Dining

Drinks included: Yes

Further dining info: Yes - Matemwe Beach Lodge has its own private butler.

Special interests

Private villas & houses: Matemwe Beach House accommodates up to four adults and two children who wish to have a private house exclusively to themselves for their private beach holidays in Zanzibar. With its own plunge pool and a veranda, the house also comes complete with a private chef and butler.

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Attitude towards children: Children are welcome at Matemwe Beach Lodge.

Property’s age restrictions: There are no ages restrictions here, but please note that children under 6 cannot use the main facilities at Matemwe Lodge.

Equipment: There is a cot but no high chair.


Health & safety

Malarial protection recommended: Yes

Dangerous animals: Low Risk


Disabled access: Not Possible

Laundry facilities: Laundry is included.