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Sunshine Marine Lodge

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3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Down comforters, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi

Overview of Sunshine Marine Lodge

Sunshine Marine Lodge

3.5 star property

9.2/10 Wonderful

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
Map
Off Mnemba Island Road, Muyuni, Matemwe, 4749

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMnemba Island5 min drive
  • Popular LocationKigomani Beach10 min drive
  • Popular LocationMuyuni Beach10 min drive
  • AirportZanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.)80 min drive

Room options

About this area

Matemwe

Located in Matemwe, Sunshine Marine Lodge is near a private beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Mnemba Island and Kiwengwa Beach. Nungwi Natural Aquarium and Mnarani Natural Aquarium are also worth visiting. Water skiing, parasailing, and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours nearby.

What's nearby

  • Mnemba Island - 5 min drive
  • Kigomani Beach - 10 min drive
  • Muyuni Beach - 10 min drive
  • Pwani Mchangani Beach - 24 min drive
  • Kendwa Beach - 33 min drive

Getting around

  • Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 82 min drive

Restaurants

  • Matemwe Rock Local Restaurant - 10 min drive
  • Makuti Beach - 14 min drive
  • Nangani Restaurant - 16 min drive
  • Dolphin Local Restaurant - 18 min drive
  • Mtambo Sisi Kawa Sisi - 19 min drive

About this property

Sunshine Marine Lodge

3.5-star hotel by the ocean
Take advantage of a free breakfast buffet, a roundtrip airport shuttle, and a poolside bar at Sunshine Marine Lodge. This hotel is a great place to bask in the sun with a white sand beach, a free beach shuttle, and scuba diving. Treat yourself to spa services, such as a manicure/pedicure, a body treatment, or a body scrub. Enjoy onsite activities like boat tours, mountain biking, and fishing. In addition to a terrace and a coffee shop/cafe, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool, with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking and extended parking
  • Free bicycle rentals, tour/ticket assistance, and luggage storage
  • Smoke-free premises, barbecue grills, and wedding services
  • Guest reviews say great things about the WiFi
Room features
All 24 rooms include amenities such as free WiFi, safes, and free bottled water. Guest reviews say good things about the comfortable, spacious rooms at the property.
More amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and free toiletries
  • Balconies or patios, wardrobes/closets, and ceiling fans

Languages

Danish, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Swahili

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free extended parking on site
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free beach shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Boat tours
  • Children's pool
  • Fishing
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Kayaking
  • Motor boating
  • Mountain biking
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • This property does not have elevators

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 12:30 PM - 7 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between May 1 and June 1.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.00 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 60 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 60
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a security system, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision

Property is also known as

Sunshine Marine
Sunshine Marine Lodge
Sunshine Marine Lodge Matemwe
Sunshine Marine Matemwe
Sunshine Marine Lodge Matemwe, Zanzibar
Sunshine Marine Lodge Hotel
Sunshine Marine Lodge Matemwe
Sunshine Marine Lodge Hotel Matemwe

Frequently asked questions

Does Sunshine Marine Lodge have a pool?

Yes, this property has 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool.

How much does it cost to stay at Sunshine Marine Lodge?

As of Nov 27, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sunshine Marine Lodge on Dec 1, 2022 start from $158.62, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Sunshine Marine Lodge pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at Sunshine Marine Lodge?

Self parking and extended parking are free at this property.

What time is check-in at Sunshine Marine Lodge?

Check-in is from 12:30 PM - 7 PM.

What time is check-out at Sunshine Marine Lodge?

Check-out is at 10 AM.

Does Sunshine Marine Lodge provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of USD 60 per vehicle applies.

Where is Sunshine Marine Lodge located?

Situated in Matemwe, this beach hotel is 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Mnemba Island and within 12 mi (20 km) of Kiwengwa Beach and Kendwa Beach.