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    Boutique Hotel Matlai

    Pingwe | Michamwi, Pingwe, Tanzania
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    $403
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    • Excellent96%
    • Very good3%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
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    “head butler” (5 reviews)
    “crab soup” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed January 15, 2017

    This hotel is heaven right here on earth! The rooms are GORGEOUS; the staff is friendly and attentive; the food is FABULOUS and the bar has some drinks that we tried and loved! Bring beach shoes for IF you can pry yourself from the lounge...More

    Thank TheSullys7
    Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded May 5, 2017

    Dear guests, Thank you so much for your great review. Your tip to visit the Seaweed Center is very good! They do a great job there - it is a women's cooperative and an important part of their income. You can get nice gifts and...More

    Reviewed January 14, 2017

    My wife and I stayed 2 nights in June for our honeymoon and had a fantastic stay and experience. We will definitely visit again. We were met by the German mother and son who own and run the hotel. We were provided with cold towels...More

    1  Thank pauste1
    Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded May 5, 2017

    Dear guest, Thanks a lot for your very detailed description. Very important is the information to take care at the airport when hiring a taxi. Some drivers don't know Pingwe (our village is very small) and it happened that the driver asked the guests if...More

    Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

    We spent 4 nights in Matlai during which our already high expectations were exceeded time and time again. The spatious room was beautifully decorated, the milieu was gorgeous with a lot of activities available in the gardens and in the vicinity and the service was...More

    Thank Erno R
    Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded May 5, 2017

    Dear Erno, My answer comes late, but nevertheless a big thank you for your nice review. Honeymooners are always our special guests and we are happy when we can make our guests happy. All the best for you Inge

    Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

    We have stayed at some very good hotels in the last 10 years but this surpassed them all. The view over the reef and shoreline from our room was astounding and with only six rooms the personal service quite outstanding. We were fortunate enough to...More

    Thank Phil T
    Response from Inge B, Owner at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded January 16, 2017

    Dear Phil and Catherine, Thank you so much for your fantastic review, I got goose pimple when reading it. When our guests spend their special days in our hotel and love their stay so much this is a mighty reward for us. I forwarded your...More

    Reviewed December 6, 2016

    This place is simply paradise. We have staid at Matlai Hotel for 4 days to relax after a Safari and this is the perfect place for it. The Hotel has only 6 rooms and it is amazing how every little detail is taken care of....More

    1  Thank CuK81
    Response from Inge B, Owner at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded January 16, 2017

    Dear guests, Thanks a lot for taking the time to write this great review. The crab soup is indeed our favourite, not only for our guests, also for us. We are going to write a cooking book with the recipe of the soup as well...More

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    About
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    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $326 - $551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
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    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Pingwe
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    • Boutique Hotel Matlai Zanzibar Island/Pingwe
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    chemipage
    December 1, 2015|
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    Thanks Jorge for your answer. I did not see the messsage before, sorry.
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    "each different, but all excellent"
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    "Rooms on the first floor have a nice balcony with views of the ocean"
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    "there are only 6-8 rooms and we had two of them - each more gorgeous than the next."
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