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    Matemwe Retreat, Asilia Africa

    Matemwe Beach, Matemwe, Tanzania
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    Matemwe Lodge, Asilia Africa
    354 reviews
    #2 of 20 Speciality lodging in Matemwe
     
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good10%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “plunge pool” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    354 reviews
    #2 of 20 Speciality lodging in Matemwe
     
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    #1 of 12 hotels in Kiwengwa
     
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    1 - 5 of 165 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here for 9 days in August 2017 with our 3 teenage children and loved every minute of our stay. We stayed in the Beach House, which is perfectly private and wonderfully comfortable and we were thoroughly spoilt by Zuberi fabulous service and Gilbert's...More

    Thank 847jane
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 19 March 2017

    We stayed at Matemwe Retreat for 6 nights after a safari. Aim for us was to have a relaxing week along the coast of Zanzibar. This we accomplished to our full satisfaction. The retreat facilities were very comfortable. The service, especially that of George our...More

    Thank HH-Dekker
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 17 May 2017

    Hello, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your stay with us - we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time and that you were able to do and see so many things that our beautiful island has to offer....More

    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    i loved lots of things about the Retreat. I loved our villa, Nuru, I loved the views above the tree canopy to the little private beach. I loved the huge wooden verandah on the first floor, I adored the roof terrace and the private pool....More

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    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 29 July 2017

    Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review - we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your sweet comments about our staff. We are so happy that you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    We stayed at Matemwe retreat for 4 nights on our way back to San Francisco after 7 days of Safari in the Northern and Central Serengeti. We expected some peace and quiet after an exhilarating adventure in the Tanzanian wild and Matemwe retreat exceeded our...More

    Thank Arj U
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 29 July 2017

    Hello Arj, Thank you so much for writing such a wonderful review of your time with us - we are so pleased to hear that we were able to make your stay memorable. Thank you so much for your kind and sincere words about George...More

    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    I was looking for a special place to relax after a safari and to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. Having previously visited Africa 4 times and experiencing the hospitality and warmth of its people in various countries, I thought that Zanzibar would offer a good...More

    Thank ront818
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 20 July 2017

    Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your time with us - we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We are so happy that we were able to make your stay special...More

    Matemwe Lodge, Asilia Africa
    354 reviews
    #2 of 20 Speciality lodging in Matemwe
     
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    Kasha Boutique Luxury Hotel
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    #5 of 6 hotels in Matemwe
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 782 - US$ 1,404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
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    • Matemwe
    • Also Known As
    • Matemwe Retreat, Asilia Africa Hotel Matemwe ,
    • Matemwe Retreat, Asilia Africa Zanzibar Island
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    Bathroom (9)
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    Response from newyorker1976 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! There are two connecting properties -- the Matemwe Retreat (private villas) and the Matemwe Lodge. If you're in the former, you have your own private plunge pool on your second floor roof deck. It's spectacular. If... More
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    "Matembe lodge NURU was superb"
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    "The Retreat is definitely an upgrade with your own villa and all necessary expected amenities."
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    "A/C works great we used it for sleeping only!"
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    "All villas seem similar to me."
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