|Minimum Stay||3 - 7 nights|
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Villa Turquoise is located right on the pristine beach of Matemwe, a small fishermen village on the North East Coast of Zanzibar with stunning views on the lagoon and the Indian Ocean offering complete privacy and luxury. The villa is brand new, built in East African style with an impressive thatch Makuti roof. The large garden, with palm trees and plenty fresh fruit, features a large private pool (10 x 5) with a shallow end and wide stairs ideal for children. Plenty amenities (pool table, satellite TV, free Wifi, powerboat for snorkeling, fishing, diving etc...) are included. The owners stay frequently in the house and have brought the level of luxury, comfort and service to the highest on the island. The house has 5 en-suite and air conditioned bedrooms with king size beds (one extra large room has two kings size beds). The house has four dining area's, two kitchens of which one open with a view on the lagoon. The house is cleaned daily, laundry and catering are available.
"...everything really exceeded our expectations, the house is wonderful, the setting amazing and the staff very friendly. This was one of our greatest holidays and we will soon be back for more..."
Séjour mémorable :
- maison spacieuse en excellent état et très propre
- vue à couper le souffle depuis la terrasse (jardin, piscine, mer; plage)
- piscine très propre
- grand jardin magnifique
- repas délicieux et variés
- personnel souriant, serviable et disponible (pas de problème pour changer les horaires des repas...)
- manager très efficace (Donna)
- WIFI nickel (super pour les devoirs des enfants :-/
- bateau à disposition un jour sur deux, très pratique pour aller faire du snorkeling sur l'île de Mnemba - conseil, y aller à marée basse, quitte à louer une voiture avec chauffeur pour rentrer à la maison
- plage propre et avec juste quelques beach boys pas collants (rien à voir avec le Kenya)
- mer à plus de 37° en fin de journée (on se brûle les pieds !!!)
- générateur électrique très pratique en cas de coupure de courant réseau
Un seul bémol :
- pas d'eau chaude dans 2 chambres pour la deuxième partie du séjour mais avec 33°, on peut s'en passer. L'eau chaude est revenue après notre départ. Peut-être avons-nous fait une fausse manoeuvre...
This house in beautifully situated on one of the best beaches in Zanzibar, Matemwe beach. The staff took great care of us and nothing was a problem for Lucky, Angel, Hamiz the cook and Sele Ali. We thoroughly loved our two week stay and used the boat and the oppies daily.
Our stay in Villa Turquoise was absolutely perfect. We totally fell in love with the place. It really is just as beautiful as shown in the photos. We are a family of four with two teenagers. The house is very spacious with 5 bedrooms, perfect also for larger groups with a huge dining table on the terrace and many different seating areas inside and outside. From the two main upstairs bedrooms, there is direct access to the porch with a stunning view of the garden with pool, the beach and ocean. The private beach and the direct beach access (you just pass through a little gate) were highlights for us.
Bart, the owner, and Donna, the manager, were very helpful and easy to communicate with. We loved being pampered by Lucky and Angel and all the others. Everyone was so friendly and helpful and discrete at the same time. We chose to have the Chef prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner for us and the food was always delicious.
Thanks for a fantastic time at Villa Turquoise. After an exhausting week on safari in the Serengeti (which was fantastic) it was so nice to chill out in Zanzibar. The Villa is magnificent and the staff are all wonderful. Lucky is so efficient and completely calm all the time. “no worries” she would say whenever there was something we wanted. Khamis is a gem. He doesn’t realise how talented he is. He produced some fabulous food for those who wanted it alongside pasta or something simple for those who didn’t. Thank you, Donna, for all you did for us. My wife was so grateful that you managed all the catering requirements so that she didn’t need to lift a finger !
Bart, you chose a beautiful location and have built a beautiful house. I love it. It is perfect and fits the environment perfectly. I love the high makuti roof and the wide veranda upstairs. The bedrooms are so comfortable, each with its own facilities. My wife and I had one in the front and woke each morning as the sun rose over the sea. It was idyllic. The beach, stretching for miles in each direction is so unspoilt; no high rise hotels (yet) and few guys hassling you to buy things you don’t want. I speak swahili which makes a difference so we had a laugh and a joke with everyone – including Solomon Dishwasher, just along the way !
The villa was perfect for us (group of 10 with kids) as we had enough space for all of us. The rooms are nice and the kids liked the pool a lot. Sitting on the terrace in the evenings was great. The staff did a tremendously good job and they tried to fulfil all our wishes. The chef was perfect and we were amazed about the variability of food he provided to us. In particular we liked a lot the Swahili Food that we had twice and also the lobsters. We also felt very safe and we noticed that whenever the kids went down to the beach somebody from the villa was checking that everything was allright. Donna, the manager, organized all the trips in a very good manner. So taken together, from our point of view Zanzibar was a great experience and we hope that we can come back in the future.
Villa magnifique, comme sur les photos, très spacieuse, joliment et sobrement décorée.
Accueil avec noix de coco du jardin !
Le personnel, d'une grande discrétion, est d'une infinie gentillesse ; le cuisinier, excellent, s'adapte à tous les régimes et désirs de chacun. Piscine entretenue chaque jour.
L'emplacement est idyllique, plage propre, déserte, baignade pendant la marée haute. Rien de mieux pour un repos total.
Notre correspondante est venue à 3 reprises sur place, début, milieu et fin de séjour afin d'ajuster tous nos besoins et attentes.
Nous nous souviendrons de ce séjour... RE-MAR-CA-BLE !
The house is located on the east coast of Zanzibar just outside the village Matemwe right on the beach.
Our house manager will gladly support you with arrangements for Spice Tours , a visit to Stone Town (a Unexco World Heritage) and it's many palaces and mosques. There are several restaurants in the area and a boat trip to Mnemba Island will allow you to swim with the dolphins...
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Dec 20 2016 - Jan 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $1,079 per night, per additional guest|
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $539 per night, per additional guest|
Rates are valid for an occupation of 4 persons. Add 15% per person more .
Special discounts are available for early bookings and last minute booking, contact owner for details.
Second week stay at 25% discount.
Bookings require a 40% deposit and balance 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Rates include exclusive use of the villa, pool and garden and all amenities.