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Mnemba Island Lodge

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9/10

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Highlights

- Beautiful Private Island
- Great Scuba Diving
- Luxurious accommodation

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Overview

‘&Beyond’ Mnemba Island Lodge offers exclusive luxury and a reputation as one of the best private Island lodges in the world. Just off the northeast coast of Zanzibar, this beach paradise is perfect for honeymooners and romantic retreats.

With beautiful beaches and sparkling ocean, activities on the island are based around the water. A particularly good spot for scuba diving, PADI certified divers can enjoy the impressive coral reefs and courses can be arranged for those guests wanting to try diving for the first time. Snorkelling, fishing, kayaking and windsurfing are all offered if lazy beach days aren’t your thing.

The accommodation is split into ten luxurious bandas, set back from the beach and with stunning sea views. Simple yet stylish, each banda is elegantly furnished with a large verandah, ensuite shuttered bathroom and spacious bedrooms. A family banda is also available.

With its reputation as one of the best beach retreats in the world, the price tag is as you would expect. However, the lodge lives up to all the accolades and is an impeccable choice for guests looking for the best Zanzibar has to offer.

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Average Rating

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(5.00/5)

  • Hello Lisa. We came back from our trip two weeks ago now so I am sending this email much later than I wanted to. Nevertheless, what I wanted to say was thank you very much for helping us organise an amazing trip. Our days in Mafia Island to celebrate my 50th birthday were exactly what I wanted them to be: a fantastic time with the family doing activities that we all love and enjoy in a relaxing, unusual, beautiful place full of sun, surrounded by water, wildlife and friendly people. We swam with whale sharks, did a lot of snorkeling, had two picnics on a beautiful sand bank, watched the sunset over the sea, did a bird watching excursion and tried scuba diving.
    All merit to you because Pole Pole in Mafia Island was your recommendation. I never heard of Mafia Island before and didn't consider Tanzania to start with. It was an amazing place to stay: friendly, relaxed, beautiful, comfortable, with great food and fantastic service. Thanks not only for finding the place but also for your patience as we prepared the trip and I explored options and decided what I wanted. All went incredibly well (places, transfers, flights) and we had a very memorable time together that we will all remember forever - as we still do the safari trip to South Africa you organised for us 5 years ago.
    I cannot wait to plan another trip! I am already thinking about where and when. Hopefully no pandemic will get in the way this time. And I will come to you as my favourite travel agent.
    I copy in this message the Tourdust office because I want them to know how good you are and how much I appreciated the different trips you organised for us (including the trip to India for my parents that was cancelled due to Covid). I cannot thank you enough :o)
    Kind regards, Carol

    MissingCarolina O reviewing Relaxed Bush & Beach Family Holiday in Tanzania on 25 November 2022

  • Hi Lisa
    It was a fantastic experience, thanks very much. All the arrangements were seamless and our guiding/support team were excellent, if there is a way for you to formally commend the team to your ground operators then I would be grateful if you could do that, they really were brilliant.
    Many thanks for your help in arranging the trip, and for your patience during the multiple re-arrangements over the past couple of years.
    Kind regards, John

    MissingJohn B reviewing Mount Kenya Sirimon Naro Moru Trek on 14 November 2022

  • Can't praise tour dust enough, they helped us to create a holiday of a lifetime that has given us family memories we will treasure forever. From start to finish the whole experience was exactly what we wanted and more. Due to covid we waited 2 and a half years for this trip but worth the wait.
    Carly

    MissingCarly R reviewing Value KwaZulu-Natal Safari and Mauritius on 07 November 2022

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