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Brunnen, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't expect luxury but the rooms are very clean, the food is excellent (thank you chef, I loved your meals!) and Meremeta organizes everything you ask for. It's not directly on the beach but he has a lovely private beach you can use which you reach within 10 minutes by bicycle (ride a bicycle is fun!). Whale shark tour was...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week in this wonderful resort and we were really, really happy with this place. The rooms are nice and clean with a clean toilet. You get really great food, and every couple of days the dinner is at a very nice beach, which is great! There is every day an activity which you can easily join. But...

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Marseille, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meremeta has everything you could need. It isn't on the beach, but free rental bikes get you there in no time. The staff are friendly and extremely helpful, Chole Bay is beautiful and relaxing, I can highly recommend staying here.

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Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Meremeta can and will do anything to make u happy. We had a Wonderfull stay! He can also assist you with booking trips and excursions at the lowest rate on the island. Further more if you want something good to eat there is no better place than at meremeta's 😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊😊🤔

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We had an absolute wonderful stay at Meremeta's. He is the best host ever, arranges everything for you so you have the ultimate holiday feeling. Lodges are basic but cozy. Food at night is very nice, fresh shellfisch and fish :-). Meremeta helped us out to find the nicest diving company and we went with mafia diving, the are very...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I definitely want to agree with everyone else here. We just spent 5 days with Meremeta and his wonderful, extremely friendly and helpful staff who were really good at their job and made our stay so personal and comfortable. The rooms are very cosy and clean, each with a private bathroom and enough storage space. The bikes are quite helpful...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Beautifully decorated with tropical fish paintings, and with bougainvillea spilling over the distinctive pink walls, Meremeta lodge is a collection of bungalows (double rooms and joined family accommodation available) 5 minute cycle from Utende beach. Mozzie nets, fans, showers all provided, with optional laundry service and airport transport for a fee. Meremeta is very keen to ensure that you really...

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

If you have a problem Meremeta has a solution, ALWAYS!!! We spent 7 nights at Meremeta lodge in Mafia island, Tanzania. The beautiful garden and the sand underneath your feet in the reception and restaurant make you feel super relaxed! The lodge is very clean, colored and comfortable, 5 minutes by bike (available for free at the lodge) from diving...

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Perfect service and very well organized with pick up service at the airport. The food was always excellent and served in the nice garden. The location is very good with access to the beach. The place has the right atmosphere for a traveller!

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Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Arriving here will give you a great feeling straight-away. Besides, it looks better than most beach places and is good-value. It's a bit from the beach, but by bicycle you are there in no-time (<5 min). The owner, Meremeta, does not an only do an extra mile, but does an extra 10 miles to make you feel at home. Nice...

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Additional Information about Meremeta Lodge

Address: Utende | P O Box 122, Mafia Island, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Pwani Region > Mafia Island
Price Range: $54 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“The rooms on the corners ( n.3) have three windows which makes them very breezy. there is wifi in the restaurant in the evening”
 of 5 bubbles underwatergirl, 23 Dec 2015 | Read review
“They have lovely veranda with sofas and pools to wash feet. All the rooms seem delightful.”
 of 5 bubbles CamberleyRuth, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask Abdul for the bungalow with the hammocks. It makes a really great place to hangout and read on lazy afternoons.”
 of 5 bubbles kilomanga, 30 Aug 2014 | Read review
“the 2 rooms on the right (from the street) do have hot water, whereas in this climate I never needed hot water...”
 of 5 bubbles wene318, 24 Dec 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles mandyhornm, 2 Nov 2013 | Read review
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