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Matemwe Bandas Boutique Hotel, Zanzibar

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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“coconut wood”(3 reviews)
“african design”(2 reviews)
“stone town”(9 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 29 May 2013

Amazing at all levels. Matemwe Bandas is just amazing. We spent an amazing stay and the best are the family who takes care of the place. Chici, Amore just no words to express how grateful we are because you made our stay one of the...More

Thank Omkite
Response from Tom H, Owner at Matemwe Bandas Boutique Hotel, ZanzibarResponded 21 July 2013

Thank you so much for your glowing review of Matemwe Bandas. We were delighted to learn that you had such a good time staying with us and we hope to see you again in the future ! Warm regards, Chichi & the team

Reviewed 7 February 2013

Get yourself a treat, go to Matemwe Bandas. A tiny place right on the beach with so much taste and sense of the environment. 3rooms only for now, all in coconut wood and natural local material. King size beds with a direct gorgeous view on...More

Thank Mwasaju
Reviewed 18 January 2013

We stayed at Matemwe Bandas from 07 to 13 January 2013. We arrived in a splendid location, a true boutique hotel allying innovation and local knowledge, which reflects the partnership of the super nice hotel owners. Rooms are comfortable bungalows; decoration of the room and...More

2  Thank Jessica S
Response from Tom H, Owner at Matemwe Bandas Boutique Hotel, ZanzibarResponded 2 April 2013

Thank you Jessica for your very favourable impressions of Matemwe Bandas, which we really appreciate. Our chefs were particularly pleased to learn that you enjoyed their cuisine so much! All the very best & hope to see you again, Tom, Chichi & the team

Reviewed 29 December 2012

We stayed at Matemwe Bandas from December 19- 22, 2012. As already mentioned in some of the other reviews, this is absolutely one of the most amazing places you can find in Zanzibar, and probably anywhere if you are up for a relaxing experience. With...More

3  Thank WouterdG
Response from Tom H, Owner at Matemwe Bandas Boutique Hotel, ZanzibarResponded 10 April 2013

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your very kind words about your stay with us at Matemwe Bandas. We were delighted to learn that you thought our food superb, our team outstanding and that you enjoyed our local partnership philosophy....More

Reviewed 21 November 2012

We had the pleasure and privilege of staying with Tom and ChiChi at Matemwe Bandas. It's really not really a hotel as much as a private bungalow. And with only three of them on the property, the entire place basically feels like it's all yours....More

2  Thank Brendan S
Response from Tom H, Owner at Matemwe Bandas Boutique Hotel, ZanzibarResponded 1 April 2013

Thank you again Brendan for your high praise of Matemwe Bandas. We were delighted to have you and Brittni with us. We hope that you have both had a wonderful world tour and hope to see you again in the future. Very best, Tom &...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$290 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$290 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (10)
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Thank you for your enquiry. Tripadvisor does not permit me to send you our email address, but you are welcome to email me here. Many thanks, Tom
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"bungalows with sea view are great!"
Alida02
2 million years ago
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"Beach front Banda"
emmahQ3109AB
2 million years ago
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"All the rooms are on the beach facing the sea; every single one of them are pretty amazing."
600chelseap
2 million years ago
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"Go for the bungalows!!!!"
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2 million years ago
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