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Matemwe Lodge, Asilia Africa

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Badly maintained , overpriced, poorly lit rooms, unimpressive beach. No signs to reach property. Not worth the money. We had booked for 3 nights and paid in full but ended up leaving after just one night. The rooms were dark and depressing.More

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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Lodge, Asilia AfricaResponded 6 days ago

Hi Anandita, Thank you very much for your feedback. We're very sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your accommodation at Matemwe Lodge. We've noted the points you mention regarding the rooms as well as the signage to the property. We will escalate this...More

Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 29 June 2017

From the moment we arrived at Matenwe Lodge, we were treated like family. We had our 2 sons (12 and 14) with us and chose this place to relax after 2 weeks on safari. I don't even know where to start describing our time here....More

Thank Nathan C
Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Lodge, Asilia AfricaResponded 29 June 2017

Hello Nathan, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review - we are so happy to hear you and your family enjoyed your time with us. Matemwe is a really special place and as a team, we are so...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent lodge in a strategic location. Away from popular group vacation this resort is run in an excellent and highly professional manner. Starting from Ross, their General Manager, down to any and every staff member. Extremely careful to any details without being intrusive at all....More

Thank alfie2110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic lodge with incredible friendly staff! Food excellent, best yoga classes and massages! Great people and a very good „vibe“! Ross & Gina made this place a paradise - will definitely come back there!More

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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Lodge, Asilia AfricaResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for your wonderful 5-star review. We are so ecstatic to hear that we were able to make your stay so memorable, thank you so much for your kind words about our team. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Matemwe Lodge and wish we could have stayed longer! Our bungalow had an unobstructed view of the ocean (and the crazy Zanzibar tides!) and was beautiful inside. The management and staff were very helpful and attentive and the food was...More

Thank Alizams
Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Matemwe Lodge, Asilia AfricaResponded 2 days ago

Hello Alizams, Thank you so much for offering us such lovely feedback. We are so happy that you loved the views of the ocean and that you enjoyed the meals. Thank you so much for your lovely words about our team, we are ecstatic to...More

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Free Internet
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Spa
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Pool
Restaurant
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Outdoor pool
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USD 398 - USD 877 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 398 - USD 877 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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stushy2016
1 August 2017|
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Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
Hello! Snorkeling from the beach is included, if you would like to snorkel with a boat it is an extra charge of 35 USD per person. Guided reef walks, guided cultural village walks, and kayaking is included at Matemwe Lodge... More
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NYCwanderlusty
28 February 2017|
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Response from ludo001 | Reviewed this property |
Lovely place with sun beds and parasolls all over, to choose in function of wind and Sunshine, and the view you want: on a height with sea view or on the beach. Perfect place for honeymoon: at no extra cost you get candle... More
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Response from Mandy Z | Reviewed this property |
The food is delicious. Twice a week for dinner there is a traditional Swahili buffet that includes fresh grilled fish, octopus, calamari, etc. Otherwise, dinners (and lunch) offer bread/butter, appetizer (a couple of... More
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"Our bungalow had everything we needed & was immaculate. We had two double beds, one on the main floor..."
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"large rooms very privet big patio with a great hammock right on the water Very Clean !ceiling fan and bed..."
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"They are all about the same."
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"All of the rooms have equally amazing views. We enjoyed the longer, lovely walk to our remote room, further..."
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