Villa Kiva Boutique Resort is ideally found on the white sandy beach stretch along the northeast coast of Zanzibar Island’s shoreline where the much preferred non-tidal beach is found in a pristine area that is renowned for its nearness to the Mnemba Atoll Marine Park which has some of the most admirable coral reef and colourful fish across the Indian Ocean coast. Matemwe Beach is idyllic for it tranquility, allowing for quality relaxation and rejuvenating fun activities. In addition Matemwe Beach is well known for the absence of big resorts thus there is no mass tourism in the area. The fun part of the area is the easy access to get to the local market, and the possibility to experience the local life. Snorkeling and scuba diving are activities that guests can enjoy every day during their stay and a visit to Mnemba Island is quite a spectacular highlight to remember.
The Rooms at Villa Kiva Resort
Villa Kiva features 13 double en-suite bungalow rooms: THE SUITE is perched adjacent to the Indian Ocean, offering superb views of the azure blue Indian Ocean waters and it is ideal for the guests who want the best when it comes to amenities and services. THE SEA VIEW Room is ideally set in a secluded bungalow that’s perfect for those who love privacy and clear views from the ocean viewing veranda as well as quality facilities and amenities that make a beach holiday more special. THE GARDEN VIEW ROOMS are located in independent bungalows with private veranda overlooking the garden, and they are well designed for those love gardens and nature. THE SAFARI ROOM is perfect room for honeymooners, and couples in the intimate and private setting that opens up to the scenic Indian Ocean. The AFRICA ROOM opens up to a living area with a sofa overlooking the garden, it has 2 rooms; a sleeping area and a small balcony for clear ocean viewing. The FAMILY ROOMS are suitable for families with children who prefer to stay in interconnected 2 separate rooms but in the same suite.
Each room has its own bathroom and private veranda. In addition, all rooms plus the common areas - central dining, bar and lounge areas have air conditioning. Satellite television is available in the living room and Wi-Fi is available in the entire area that Villa Kiva Resort is located. The Suite, Sea View Room and The Safari Room have King size beds with anti-allergic mattresses, mosquito nets and a baby cot can always be added when requested. The Garden View Room and Africa Room have twin or queen size beds with hypo-allergic mattresses, room safe and specious bathroom with shower and bidet shower. Room interiors are fully furnished with necessary amenities to suit guests with a desire for comfortable stays and good value for their money.
Food & Drink at Villa Kiva’s Garden Restaurant
A continental breakfast buffet is served in the waterfront terrace of the Villa from 7:30 a.m. every morning. Tea Time by the swimming pool is served from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. every afternoon. Dinner is served at the Garden Restaurant from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. every evening.
Villa Kiva’s food preparations feature tasty, fresh and top-quality ingredients for international cuisines with an Italian specialty, and they are all made with fresh seafood and local produce. Guests also have the chance to enjoy some tasty Swahili signature-dishes – as starters, first and second courses. The beautiful setting of the Garden Restaurant is where guests enjoy various types of pasta, soups or dumplings, and many different kinds of fresh fish, and tuna and octopus carpaccio. Soft drinks, wine, local beers, fruit juices, fine tea, latte and espresso coffees are available at the café of the villa.
Marine Activities to Enjoy Include:
Underwater Tour of Mnemba Island - on this tour you can dive in waters where dolphins swim to explore beautiful spots where the marine life is especially rich. Wonderful snorkeling or scuba diving opportunities in the ocean full of colourful fish with the help of pro divers from the diving center and a sunbath at the adjacent Mnemba Island and several sandbars can be enjoyed at low tide.
Nungwi Village Visit – Nungwi is the biggest fisherman’s village of Zanzibar and it is famous for its crystal clear waters, pristine coves and a dhow building center. The area is also an ideal spot for taking to the warm blue azure waters as the tide is not as pronounced making it quite the spot for admiring the magnificent sunset across Zanzibar’s northern peninsula.
Deep Sea Fishing – For enthusiasts of fishing, arrangements can be made for half-day deep sea fishing trips aboard private boats and with a qualified crew; depending on the time of the year, it’s always nice to ask where best to go fir big game fishing some of which are migratory to the Zanzibari coast.
Suitable Venue for Romantic Celebrations
Zanzibar Island is a unique and special place for first weddings, honeymoon celebrations or renewal of promises by couples in an environment that’s sets the perfect harmony for couples. The area within Matemwe is idyllic for couples to say YES or rekindle with their feet in the white-powdery sandy beach surrounded by inspiring unforgettable vistas of the Indian Ocean and Zanzibar itself. For honeymooners and couples wanting a moment of joy to share with their loved ones in a getaway spectacular locale, choosing Villa Kiva is choosing to celebrate life’s happiness in an intimate and just a wonderful setting that would live to inspire your journey even more.
Villa Kiva Special Offers Through Tima Tours & Safaris
At Tima Tours we have special deals whereby travellers can enjoy a STAY for 4 NIGHTS while having paid for 3 NIGHTS from: 1st March to 14th April, 1st June to 12th July and 1st September to 13th December. In addition, we also have a STAY 5 NIGHTS, PAY 4 NIGHTS special offer with Villa Kiva from: 1st July to 15th April, 1st June to 26th July and 1st September to 13th December. CHILDREN between the ages of 0 to 5yrs enjoy full complimentary accommodation, whereas children between the ages of 6 to 10yrs enjoy a 50% of the daily rate. We graciously recommend Villa Kiva Boutique Resort to couples wanting to spend several days at the beach and Matemwe happens to be the perfect spot for tranquility and refreshing.