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    Matemwe Retreat, Asilia Africa

    Matemwe Beach, Matemwe, Tanzania
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          US$ 1,400
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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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          1 - 5 of 162 reviews

          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 14 March 2017

          We, a little group of ten, been on a beach walk from our resort. If we have seen the nice retreat we decided to go inside for a refreshment. We looked in the menu and took a seat. The waiter told us that he called...More

          1  Thank seppes403
          Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 1 week ago

          Hello, Thank you for taking the time to put together a review - we are sorry to hear that you were not pleased but unfortunately, we cannot accommodate non-guests as our property is not a hotel and our facilities are made available to our guests...More

          Reviewed 9 March 2017

          Pros: The people who run the resort are lovely and very helpful. The resort is beautifully located and serene. The infinity pool in the lodge is wonderful and beautiful but I never used it because I had a villa with a rooftop plunge pool. Free...More

          Thank becky_e_zz
          Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 17 May 2017

          Hello Becky, Thank you for your review - we are so happy to hear you enjoyed spending time with us and will take on board your comments regarding improvements. We really do hope to welcome you back to Matemwe in the future! Warm wishes from...More

          Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

          The entire resort is extremely old, rundown& neglected. There's no TV or radio. It's not a luxurious beach resort but more accurately " bush camping", as the environment & grounds are very crude &unkempt, not remotely manicured & maintained; the amenities are very frugal &...More

          Thank zainabxs792
          Response from AsiliaAfrica, Guest Relations Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 6 March 2017

          We're very sorry to hear that you were not entirely satisfied with your stay at Matemwe Retreat. We value all guest feedback and try our best to use this constructively. We are surprised that you feel the rooms, grounds, service, and meals were not up...More

          Reviewed 21 February 2017

          We stayed for five nights in NURU one of the luxury retreat lodges at Matembe. We were looked after superbly by our own butler Nteki and our cook Chef John. The manager Ross was attentive and considerate. The lodge was amazing and the whole experience...More

          Thank John H
          Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 17 May 2017

          Hello John, Thank you for your lovely review - we are so happy to hear you enjoyed spending time with us and thank you for your acknowledgment of our positive impacts in our community. We hope to welcome you back to Matemwe in the future!...More

          Matemwe Lodge, Asilia Africa
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          • Pool
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          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
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          • US$ 772 - US$ 1,466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Number of rooms
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          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
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          • Matemwe
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          • Matemwe Retreat, Asilia Africa Zanzibar Island
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          Is the rooftop pool available to everyone?
          1 June 2017|
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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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