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    Boutique Hotel Matlai

    Pingwe | Michamwi, Pingwe, Tanzania
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent97%
          • Very good2%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “crab soup” (5 reviews)
          “head butler” (4 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Bar/Lounge
          Concierge
          Dry Cleaning
          Butler Service
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

          A small boutique hotel with wonderful character and outstanding service. I had the "blue" room which opened right on to the beach and was adjacent to the pool. The entire staff was great. I arrived super late - after 230am and was greeted by the...More

          1  Thank Lexicon11
          Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded 6 May 2017

          Dear guest, Thanks a lot for your great review. I am sorry that the weather was so unfriendly to you, it was the first time since I am here that we had so much rain in April. But good to learn that you had a...More

          Reviewed 7 April 2017

          This really is a that rarity, a true boutique resort hotel in the tropics. Over many years of travelling, we have found that a well run small hotel or B&B generally allows for a much more enjoyable and culturally connected experience, wherever you are in...More

          1  Thank CanadianOnTheRoad
          Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded 12 May 2017

          Dear guests, Thank you very much for your outstanding review. I am very sorry, that we did not meet, but it is good to learn, that you enjoyed your stay in Matlai. Luckily I can work together with my son, who runs the hotel in...More

          Reviewed 19 March 2017

          Matlai is one of the most beautiful places we have ever stayed. After 4 days on safari, this was the perfect place to relax and spend the rest of our honeymoon. The views of the ocean from the house and rooms are incredible. The rooms...More

          1  Thank LD2901
          Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded 7 May 2017

          Dear guests, Thank you very much for the enthusiastic description of your holidays, it is always nice for us to read when guests enjoyed their stay. We always hang out the reviews on our notice board in the staff quarter, because all team members work...More

          Reviewed 10 March 2017

          This is something we never said before: The Matlai is by far the best hotel we've ever stayed in! It is luxury, privacy, simplicity and harmony in an absolutely outstanding setting. A peaceful, quiet and idyllic piece of paradise, perfect to relax and unwind. After...More

          2  Thank catztravelling
          Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded 7 May 2017

          Dear guests, This is one of the best reviews we ever got, thanks a lot for this. We are really happy that you liked your stay so much and we appreciate your detailed description very much. All our butlers were very happy to read about...More

          Reviewed 1 February 2017

          A truly phenomenal stay, the type of place that embodies that perfect vacation stay. The room was perfect, with fantastic views to a great beach. The service was above and beyond, with a butler who encouraged you to take your meals anywhere on the property....More

          Thank JenCatrun
          Response from Inge B, Inhaber at Boutique Hotel MatlaiResponded 6 May 2017

          Dear guests, Thanks a lot for your great review. I think this is the best you can do here: enjoy the ocean and the pool. This month is renovation time and we will add a wooden deck in the middle of the pool around the...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          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
          • US$329 - US$559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Location
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          • Zanzibar Archipelago >
          • Zanzibar Island >
          • Pingwe
          • Also Known As
          • Boutique Hotel Matlai Zanzibar Island/Pingwe
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          chemipage
          Do the rooms have a hairdryer, shower gel, etc?
          1 December 2015|
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          Response from IngeBB | Property representative |
          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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          "Two rooms on upper floor of Asili House have best views"
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