This little piece of paradise is located on the Matemwe beach strip on the East Coast of Zanzibar, a 20 minute boat ride away from Mnemba Island. A one hour drive from the Zanzibar, Abeid Amani Karume International Airport. Alternatively, there are frequent flights from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, to Zanzibar that take approximately 25 minutes.
Reef Walk - see lion fish, colourful snails, baby octopus and eels, shrimp and many more accompanied by a night watchman. Walk a little further and find the age old way of seaweed farming which accounts for a large portion of export income.
Ocean diving - a professional PADI dive company, ONE OCEAN, can pick-up the guests for both diving courses and provide equipments for professionals.
Snorkeling - enjoy the picture-perfect underwater scenery snorkelling. Local captains from the nearby village can take you to Mnemba in a traditional Zanzibari dhow equipped with outboard engines, life jackets and a sun roof for a day's outing, along with a delicious picnic lunch packed from the villa.
Sailing - experience a day sailing in the renowned big fleet of Ngalawas (dug outs with an outrigger and a sail) used by the local fishermen.
Fishing - a half hour transfer to Nungwi up North where you can fish in the Pemba channel on a fully equipped professional deep sea fishing boat and catch the big ones like sail fish, dorado, king fish, marlin and tuna.
Kite Surfing - shallow water, long beaches, good equipment and friendly experienced instructors will make you enjoy the Kite boarding.
Mbaraka Aquarium - the aquarium has natural sea water pool with plenty of sea turtles and fish in all sizes. You can enjoy close contact with gentle giants (a green turtle can grow over 100 Kg) and also feed them sea weeds.
Stone Town - A historic town with attractions like Sultan's Palace, the Old Fort, House of Wonders.
Spice Tour - Visit the spice farms and observe how vanilla, iodine, green pepper, clove, nutmeg and the multiple varieties of spices grow, smell and feel.
Green Season (Dec - Mar) Shoulder Season (Apr - Jun & Nov) Peak Season (Jul - Oct)
Private Villa 930 USD 700 USD 1200 USD
Family Apartment 700 USD 700 USD 700 USD
0-5 years: free of charge
6 to 12 years: 50% of extra person rate
13 to 17 years: 75% of extra person rate
Extra person rate is $ 110.00
The Villa is surrounded by the tropical garden. You can kickback and relax by the pool, dip and play in warm Indian Ocean water and revel in Zanzibar’s mystic island atmosphere.
The villa boasts of two acclaimed Swahili chefs who are fluent in authentic Swahili and fusion dishes and adapt the menu to the preferred palate of the guests using only the freshest island ingredients. The villa offers open-air dining and has its own barbeque area.