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Matemwe Retreat, Asilia Africa

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the Retreat villa, esp the view on the deck. The butler service was fantastic. And again, thanks for alliwing us to stay until 4 pm on the check out day, due to late night flight departure. Will certainly recommend friends to visit this resort.

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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

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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 2 weeks ago

From great views and exclusivity..The establishment is nothing short of spectacular natural landscapes and man made ones.Service, decor and warm staff are nothing short of perfection.Activities are carried out in such an organised manner. Our butler and his team took great care of us..We also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Retreat for a week on honeymoon. It was the most incredible experience. It is without a doubt the best lodge we have ever stayed at. The staff and managers were so friendly. Our butler, Salum was incredibly friendly, helpful and thoughtful....More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

After our safari on the Tanzanian mainland, we decided to spend four days doing absolutely nothing on the exotic isle of Zanzibar. Living in northern Europe, I was ready for beach, sun, sand, and heat. As we had stayed at several Asilia properties on our...More

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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 13 December 2017

Hello, We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to write us such great feedback. Thank you so much for your compliments of our team, in particular Kelvin. We are so ecstatic to hear that you enjoyed all of the beach activities, in particular the sand...More

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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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