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Located on the beach, Boutique Hotel Matlai in Michamvi features villas with infinity pools and panoramic views of the Indian Ocean. Free WiFi access is available.

Boutique Hotel Matlai has air-conditioned villas with terraces and outdoor furniture. The bedrooms all have sea view and spacious balcony or terrace. Complete with a refrigerator, both villas have a dining area with a large dining table. Featuring a bath and rain shower, private bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer and a bathrobe.

Breakfast and dinner are inclusive and prepared by a private kitchen chef, specializing in traditional Kiswahili and international cuisine. Boutique Hotel Matlai also features a bar on the beach for cocktails and refreshments.

Guests can relax in the landscaped garden or read a book on the hammock. Massages can be arranged at an additional surcharge.

Other services offered include grocery deliveries, a ticket service and a tour desk. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including snorkeling, darts and fishing.

Chwaka Bay Conservation area is 3.1 mi and Zanzibar international Airport is about 40 mi from Boutique Hotel Matlai.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Boutique Hotel Matlai has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 18, 2013

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free private parking


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4 reasons to choose Boutique Hotel Matlai

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Michamvi Pingwe Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    500 feet from property
  • Michamvi Kae Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1.1 miles from property
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What's nearby
  • The Rock Restaurant Zanzibar
    0.6 miles
  • Jozani Forest
    9.6 miles
  • Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park
    10.8 miles
  • Zanzibar Butterfly Centre
    11.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Rock Restaurant
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Upendo
    0.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Michamvi Pingwe Beach
    500 feet
  • Michamvi Kae Beach
    1.1 miles
  • Bwejuu Beach
    3.6 miles
  • Chwaka Beach
    5 miles
  • Marumbi Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
    21.1 miles
  • Julius Nyerere International Airport
    55.5 miles
How to get to Boutique Hotel Matlai from Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
    Taxi
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: African, Seafood, Local, International

    Open for: Brunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Boutique Hotel Matlai
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Cooking class Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Fishing Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Adults only
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Adults only
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool with view
Pool 2 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Adults only
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Infinity pool
  • Pool with view
Spa
  • Yoga classes
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Swahili
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House rules Boutique Hotel Matlai takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Boutique Hotel Matlai accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform Boutique Hotel Matlai of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Boutique Hotel Matlai

  • Boutique Hotel Matlai offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Darts
    • Beachfront
    • Beauty services
    • Happy hour
    • Back massage
    • Beach
    • Body treatments
    • Bike tours
    • Hand massage
    • Swimming pool
    • Manicure
    • Cooking class
    • Foot massage
    • Movie nights
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Yoga classes
    • Themed dinners
    • Facial treatments
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Neck massage
    • Walking tours
    • Body scrub
    • Full-body massage
    • Pedicure
    • Head massage
    • Spa/Wellness packages

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Boutique Hotel Matlai by:

    • Taxi 1h 10min

  • Guests staying at Boutique Hotel Matlai can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • À la carte

  • Boutique Hotel Matlai has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Room options at Boutique Hotel Matlai include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Check-in at Boutique Hotel Matlai is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Boutique Hotel Matlai is 1.1 miles from the center of Michamvi.

  • The prices at Boutique Hotel Matlai may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.