to Matemwe Bungalows, situated in the rural northeast
of Zanzibar, is a perfect mix of relaxation and excitement.
Matemwe Bungalows is well established and still tries
to be as eco-friendly as possible, yet providing a high
standard of comfort for guests. Built of local materials
with thatched roofs, the bungalows are set on a rise
above the beach.
The Hotel is adjacent to the fishing village of Matemwe
just over 1 hours drive from Stone Town.
The 14 bungalow rooms are built of local material with
thatched roofs and each has a verandah overlooking the
ocean. The 6 "Suite" rooms, ideal for honeymooners,
are a generous size with king-size beds and expansive
verandah. All rooms have ceiling fans.
The open sided bar/restaurant is the focus for gathering
of residents. Meals are good and many of the ingredients
are bought from local producers and fisherman from the
local village. There is a resident dive centre and kayaks
are available to explore inside the reef at low tide.
The hotel offers Telephone and Fax Service.