Matemwe is a private resort on Zanzibar's east coast offering twelve relaxing seaside bungalows. Each is constructed from local materials surrounded by gardens, with private verandahs and hammocks and couches overlooking the Indian Ocean. En suite bathrooms provide large, deep bathtubs and walk-in showers. The open-air restaurant overlooks the ocean and offers delicious seafood meals fresh from the local markets. Enjoy the contrasting colors of the Indian Ocean, fine powder sand, and lush vegetation. Meet the friendly villagers, experience the local fish market and don't miss the chance to explore the ocean and the coral reef on your doorstep. Leave your watch at home, the sun and moon are clocks enough in Matemwe. Activities offered include day and night SCUBA diving, dhow trips and snorkeling.