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We spent a week at the retreat, and by far, Leila was the best villa for privacy. I can honestly say that it was the best week of our lives. Salum (private butler) was very professional and tended our every need, with some surprises up...More
We stayed at Matemwe Retreat for 6 nights after a safari. Aim for us was to have a relaxing week along the coast of Zanzibar. This we accomplished to our full satisfaction. The retreat facilities were very comfortable. The service, especially that of George our...More
Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 17 May 2017
Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your stay with us - we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time and that you were able to do and see so many things that our beautiful island has to offer....More
We have been to many beach resorts around the world and this is easily the best!! The service is impeccable, the grounds are perfect, and the setting is unbelievable. They have a day trip where they take you to a little sand bar island that...More
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We stayed here for 9 days in August 2017 with our 3 teenage children and loved every minute of our stay.
We stayed in the Beach House, which is perfectly private and wonderfully comfortable and we were thoroughly spoilt by Zuberi fabulous service and Gilbert's...More
Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your time at Matemwe Beach House. We are so pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay and that you were able to enjoy so...More
i loved lots of things about the Retreat. I loved our villa, Nuru, I loved the views above the tree canopy to the little private beach. I loved the huge wooden verandah on the first floor, I adored the roof terrace and the private pool....More
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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Retreat, Asilia AfricaResponded 29 July 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review - we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your sweet comments about our staff. We are so happy that you enjoyed...More
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US$776 - US$1,456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from newyorker1976 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! There are two connecting properties -- the Matemwe Retreat (private villas) and the Matemwe Lodge. If you're in the former, you have your own private plunge pool on your second floor roof deck. It's spectacular. If... More
Hi! There are two connecting properties -- the Matemwe Retreat (private villas) and the Matemwe Lodge. If you're in the former, you have your own private plunge pool on your second floor roof deck. It's spectacular. If you're in the Lodge, you have access to two communal pools. One is a small infinity pool that is higher than the other one -- but it's not on a rooftop per se. If you're in the Retreat, in addition to your private plunge pool, you can access the two communal pools.