- Numerous snorkelling and dive sites
- A short 15 min boat ride off the coast of Zanzibar
- Watch green turtles hatch (April to July)
- Mnemba Island is part of the amazing Zanzibar Archipelago
- One of the best beach vacations options in Africa
- Diverse water sports
- Tours of Zanzibar
- Exclusive palm and wood bandas
- Lodge type; Luxury Island Resort
- Location; Mnemba Island, Zanzibar
- Lodge size; 10 cottages
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Unwind On The Beaches Of andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge – A Tropical And Luxurious Paradise
andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge is a luxurious yet rustic private resort situated just 4.5 kilometres off the northeastern tip of Zanzibar in the azure Indian Ocean.
With its own private island spanning 1 mile in circumference, this paradise destination offers visitors a castaway feeling with only ten exclusive palm and wood bandas, a mere hop, skip and jump from the waterline.
At andBeyond Mnemba, guests can enjoy tropical forest settings and stunning beaches surrounded by breathtaking coral reefs perfect for snorkelling and scuba diving. Deep-sea fishing and various water sports are also available for those looking for more adventurous activities.
Plus, with the Mnemba Island being just 15 minutes away by boat from Zanzibar, guests can also take part in tours of the nearby city, where one can learn about the culture and history of the area.
Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a luxurious retreat with friends, Mnemba serves as an idyllic destination that promises wonderful memories to last a lifetime. With its unique setting and diverse range of activities, Mnemba Island is the perfect place for any holiday.
andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge offers ten luxurious and secluded beachfront cottages known as Bandas. Each of the ten units offers en-suite bathroom facilities, a spacious outdoor veranda, a private beach sala with traditional Zanzibari sunbeds, and spectacular views of the Indian Ocean.
The rooms are air-conditioned for your comfort during the warmer months, as well as having ceiling fans to ensure a cool breeze inside.
With comfortable beds, luxurious linens and all the amenities necessary for an unforgettable vacation, andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge is the perfect place to unwind and relax.
The rooms are equipped with Wi-Fi so you can stay connected with family and friends or show off your holiday snaps.
With the beach just steps away, one can enjoy a leisurely stroll down the white-sand shore or take part in one of the many thrilling water sports activities offered. Or, spend your day lounging in your Banda's private beach sala while admiring the stunning views.
The cuisine at andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge offers a variety of fresh and delicious options to tantalize the taste buds.
From traditional local dishes made with fish and lobster to international flavours and options, there is something for everyone at Mnemba.
There are weekly themed dinners on the beach, where you can enjoy exquisite seafood dishes cooked with freshly caught fish and seafood.
Guests can also indulge in a five-course dinner with wines selected from the extensive wine list.
As the sun sets, guests can savour a taste of the Mnemba Island's finest selection of fine wines, spirits, liqueurs and beers.
At andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge, you can experience gourmet cuisine and superb wines in an extraordinary setting that is truly unlike any other.
Mnemba Island Lodge offers a wide range of luxurious facilities and amenities for guests to enjoy.
The island lodge has an outdoor swimming pool (in addition to the surrounding ocean), a lounge area and a bar that provides wonderful views of the ocean and its nearby coral reefs.
Additionally, the island lodge offers an airport shuttle service, laundry facilities, beach towels, and a butler service.
Also available is a small gift and curio shop where guests can purchase souvenirs of their stay.
All these facilities and property amenities will ensure you have the best stay possible while on Mnemba Island.
At andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge, you can enjoy a range of exciting activities to make the most of your island holiday. If you're looking for adventure, why not consider scuba diving in the crystal-clear waters around Mnemba Island? With an abundance of tropical fish and other colourful creatures inhabiting the reef, you can explore an underwater paradise like never before.
For those with an adventurous spirit, you can also try fly fishing or deep-sea fishing around Mnemba Island. Alternatively, take a sea kayak out and explore some of the islands' bays and coves – it's a great way to get close to nature and see some of the island's spectacular scenery.
For a more relaxed experience, you can also enjoy some of andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge's private beach activities, such as stand-up paddleboarding or snorkelling. Or if you want to explore the local culture and heritage, you can take part in a tour of the 'Spice Island'.
andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge is an ideal holiday destination for families looking to enjoy a luxurious and serene escape. With its stunning ocean views, white sand beaches, and world-class amenities, the lodge provides a perfect haven for families seeking a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Mnemba Island has something for everyone, from swimming and snorkelling in the crystal clear waters to relaxing on the beach or exploring the lush coral gardens. The lodge offers a range of family-friendly activities, including kayaking, fishing trips, and guided nature walks around the island.
Younger guests can also enjoy learning about the local environment with interactive lectures and talks from the resident marine biologist. The lodge also offers a babysitting service and special children's menus to ensure every family member is well taken care of during their stay.
andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge offers a variety of spa and wellness services that cater to all types of guests. From the tranquil beach setting to the dedicated main spa area, guests can relax and unwind in stunning surroundings.
The massage therapies available range from Swedish and Balinese-style massages to reflexology, aromatherapy and even hot stone treatments. Guests can also enjoy a range of beauty treatments, from manicures, pedicures and hair styling to facials and body wraps.
For those looking for an extra level of relaxation, the lodge offers yoga classes against the backdrop of the pristine ocean. The classes provide both physical exercise and mental clarity, making it the perfect activity to channel and balance inner energy and chakras.
Mnemba Island offers an incredible experience, perfect for a romantic escape or a luxurious retreat with family or friends.
From the exclusive palm and wood bandas to the outdoor swimming pool and butler service, this island paradise provides everything you need for an unforgettable vacation.
With stunning beaches surrounded by breathtaking coral reefs and delicious cuisine served in exquisite settings, andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge is truly like no other destination on Earth!
Whether it's snorkelling through crystal clear waters or lounging on your private beach sala admiring views of the Indian Ocean, there is something here that will captivate each and every visitor.
From US$ 1 585.00 per person
andBeyond Mnemba Island Lodge Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollars
*Rates may vary according to season
- Return transfers between Zanzibar town or airport/Mnemba.
- Three meals daily
- Soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees and refreshments on lodge activities
- Water sport (scuba diving, snorkelling, kayaking, sundowner dhow cruise, and stand-up paddle boarding)
- Emergency evacuation insurance
- Return transfers between Zanzibar town or airport/Mnemba.
- Telephone calls
- Safari shop purchases
- All items of a personal nature
- Champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brand spirits and cigars
- Infrastructure tax of USD 1.00 per person per night
- Yoga Sessions
- Wellness and massage treatments
- Diving instruction for guests under the age of 12 years and adults without a PADI certificate
- Administration fee
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