by a tranquil lagoon in a private island and just 15 minutes by boat from the
main Unguja (
With staff and guests as the only human inhabitants on the
Mnemba offers a privacy and exclusivity unparalleled on the African coastline.
OF ROOMS & DESCRIPTION:
Mnemba Island Lodge has 10 secluded cottages build from natural palm matting,
timber and thatch. The cottages have en-suite bathrooms, and a private
verandah overlooking the lagoon.
RESTAURANTS & BAR:
Thatched dining and sitting/bar areas have beautiful open views of the
beach and spectacular coral reefs beyond. Baskets of fresh fruit, fish,
lobsters, crabs and prawns are sailed into Mnemba daily on traditional
ngalawa outriggers, and prepared as exotic delicacies. Lunch is usually
served on large wooden carved
platters heaped with delicious mezze (fingerfood). Romantic candle-lit
dinners are enjoyed on the beach with the waves gently lapping at your feet.
OTHER FACILITIES & SERVICES:
While relaxation is the hallmark of Mnemba, a variety of sea sports are
also offered on the Island including windsurfing, water-skiing, fly and
deep-see fishing and scuba diving.