Boutique Hotel Matlai Description
Find your piece of paradise at The Matlai Hotel. Located in the village of Michamwi, on the island’s southeast coast, this slice of tropical luxury stands in an amazing tropical garden, overlooking the turquoise Indian Ocean. The Jozani Forest (home of the red Colobus monkey)is a 20-minute drive away and the airport is an hour and 15 minutes away by car. Transfers can be arranged.
The Matlai hotel spa invites guests to enjoy a relaxing massage. Activities for all ages include volleyball and boules, beach ball, cross golf and snorkelling. Or visit nearby attractions. To much action? Simply recline on one of the sun loungers under the palm trees or on the white sandy beach.
Spend some exciting days on the Matlai's traditional Dhow boat, lovingly furnished in Zanzibar-oriental style, for unforgettable cruises to the snorkeling paradise of the Pemba channel. Spoil yourself under tropical palm trees and enjoy peace and quiet away from the hustle and bustle of modern life ...
The hotel is also home to an open-air cinema and an outdoor pool that glistens enticingly under the sparkling sun. Books are available in English and German.
The four individually designed and decorated guestrooms at the Matlai are made with furniture made by local craftsman. Each features an en-suite bathroom.
Inside this romantic hotel, bohemian-chic interiors are cool and calm, blending unique locallaly crafted furnishings, touches of detail, sea views and comfort. As night falls, head to the bar and restaurant on the beach. Flexible meals and traditional Kiswahili cuisine await with freshly caught seafood or request menus according to the excellent chef. Or enjoy a cool cocktail by candlelight.