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  • Private beach villa
  • Personal chef & staff
  • Snorkeling & watersports
  • Full-day tour of Stone Town


Let all the details be arranged for you and your family on this island escape to Zanzibar, off the tropical Tanzanian coast. Once you are privately transferred to the beautiful east coast of the island, your exclusive-use family villa awaits. The luxurious and spacious Matemwe Beach House is staffed by a team of dedicated staff who caters to your every need with a personal chef serving delicious local cuisine throughout your stay.

In addition to snorkeling, sea kayaking, beach hikes and boating, your beach vacation includes a full-day trip to Stone Town and Prison Island, allowing you to experience Zanzibar’s rich cultural heritage, architecture, art and cuisine.


  • Tour Duration: 6 Days

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  • Scenery
  • Beaches
  • Food and wine
  • Diving and snorkelling
  • Sunset cruises and boating
The ideal spot to kick back after your safari adventure, this beach villa is a great for small families or a group of friends. Set back from the beach the villa offers a private and personalised experience. The friendly staff make sure that your stay is memorable and you will definitely enjoy the delicious meals cooked by your chef! I love that you can relax away from people and enjoy quality time with your loved ones; for those who are a little more active the warm Indian ocean is steps away, explore the local village at the end of the beach or head out for spot of shopping in the historic Stone town.
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Matemwe Beach House Exterior
Matemwe Beach House Sports house

Day 1: Arrive at Matemwe Beach House

Zanzibar, Tanzania
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Day 1: Arrive at Matemwe Beach House | 5 Nights

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Zanzibar, Tanzania

Your tour begins in Stone Town, Zanzibar, where you are collected and transferred to Matemwe Beach House, exclusive-use villa that offers the utmost exclusivity and privacy in paradise. Ideal for families or small groups,, the villa is set on the edge of Unjuga Island and offers a home-away-from-home.

Matemwe Beach House Exterior
Matemwe Beach House Sports house

Days 2-5: Tropical island vacation in Zanzibar

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Wake up totally refreshed and ready to enjoy your island holiday with friends and family. Enjoy snorkeling, diving, canoeing and reef walks. A personal butler and chef are on hand to ensure your family is well taken care of while they enjoy the beach. If you are in the mood to simply relax, enjoy spa treatments and massages in your bedroom, relax in a quiet nook on daybed, have a leisurely swim in the pool, or order a fruity drink from the bar.

Beach bats, kites, Frisbees and snorkeling gear will keep children entertained, and you can also embark for a nearby sandbank island for breakfast or a delicious seafood barbeque. Excursions to other parts of the island can easily be arrange and on day four, you will embark on a full-day tour of Stone Town, Zanzibar’s cultural and historical heart, including a trip to Prison Island.

Stone Town is a maze of old buildings protected by brass-studded doors, with some streets not having changed for centuries. The smell of cloves and other spices permeates the sultry air – Zanzibar is known as the ‘Spice Island’ and for decades was the centre of the region’s marine trade.

Stone Town, Zanzibar
Matemwe Beach House Kayaking
Matemwe Beach House Scuba diving
Matemwe Beach House Snorkeling
Matemwe Beach House Sports house

Day 6: Return to Stone Town

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A vehicle transfer returns you to Stone Town where you can continue with onward travel arrangements.

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  • Full day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour with lunch
  • Return transfers from Stone Town to Matemwe
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  • International flights
  • Airport taxes
  • All meals and drinks not specified
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature