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Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Get an overview of this hotelUpscale resort on the beach, with 2 outdoor swimming pools


This Matemwe resort is on the beach, 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Mnemba Island, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Mapenzi Beach and Kiwengwa Beach. Kendwa Beach and Nungwi Beach are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Resort Features

Spend the day catching some rays at the beach, relaxing by one of Matemwe Retreat - All Inclusive's 2 outdoor swimming pools, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa.

Room Amenities

All 4 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. Upscale amenities include private plunge pools and deep soaking tubs, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like living rooms and sitting areas.

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed during April and May.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Room service during certain hours
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling


  • Cooking

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Airport transfers
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities
  • Gratuities

Hotel Amenities

Matemwe Retreat - All Inclusive is an all-inclusive resort. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. At Matemwe Retreat - All Inclusive you can cool off in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. The resort offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. This all-inclusive resort also offers a rooftop terrace and a garden. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Total number of rooms - 4 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2007 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Separate living room  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Minibar 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private plunge pool 
  • Room service 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Slippers 

Where to Eat

A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Matemwe Restaurant - This restaurant overlooks the garden. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 

Spa Services

Sea and Spice Spa has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including reflexology.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The property will contact guests directly after booking for guest information. Please note: the property is secluded and self-drive is not recommended. The property can book transfers for or guests are advised to use a taxi.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children under 15 years old are not allowed at this property. All guests 15 or older are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

Debit cards not accepted

No elevators

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Destination fee: USD 5 per person, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
A city tax of US$ 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 130.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Onsite 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.

We should mention

Guests must transfer via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 15 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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