Sunshine Marine Lodge

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
Off Mnemba Island Road, Muyuni, Matemwe, 4749, Tanzania
4.6 out of 5 rating 47 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.6
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Sunshine Marine Lodge in Matemwe, you'll be 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Mnemba Island and 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from Kiwengwa Beach. This beach hotel is 12.1 mi (19.5 km) from Kendwa Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 24 guestrooms. Rooms have private furnished patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries.


Treat yourself with massages and body treatments. After dipping into one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools, you can spend some time at the private beach. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services. Getting to the surf and sand is a breeze with the complimentary beach shuttle.


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the hotel's coffee shop/café. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kigomani Beach - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Mnemba Island - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Muyuni Beach - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Pwani Mchangani Beach - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
Mapenzi Beach - 13.4 km / 8.3 mi
Kiwengwa Pongwe Forest - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi
Kiwengwa Beach - 16.2 km / 10.1 mi
Kendwa Beach - 19.5 km / 12.1 mi
Nungwi Beach - 21.6 km / 13.4 mi
Nungwi Natural Aquarium - 21.6 km / 13.4 mi
Mnarani Natural Aquarium - 21.9 km / 13.6 mi
Pongwe Beach - 26.7 km / 16.6 mi
Uroa Beach - 33.9 km / 21.1 mi
Marumbi Beach - 38.7 km / 24.1 mi
Cheetah's Rock - 40.2 km / 25 mi

The preferred airport for Sunshine Marine Lodge is Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ) - 56.6 km / 35.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 12pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • A fee for a mandatory Christmas Day gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 25 December.

  • A fee for a mandatory New Year's Day gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 1 January.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: TZS 2320 per person, per night

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Day gala dinner fee

  • Christmas Day gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

A city tax of USD 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: TZS 270000.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Rollaway bed fee: TZS 112500.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Library
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Children's pool
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Garden
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Free beach shuttle
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Private beach nearby
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Beach towels
  • -Beach sun loungers
  • -Beach umbrellas
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking