Manta Reef Lodge lies at the North West point of Pemba Island, looking across the Pemba Channel towards the Shimoni area of Kenya. Manta Reef is perfectly situated between a lush rain forest, a 10km stretch of white sand and the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, in an elevated position on the islands northern tip, offering a magnificent view across the Pemba Channel. Manta Reef Lodge offers a rare wilderness resort, set in an idyllic location, with a beautiful beach and superb access to the dive sites of Njao.
One of the best features of Manta Reef Lodge and Pemba Island is that there is a very relaxed atmosphere throughout the whole area, providing you with a tranquil and care free holiday in Zanzibar while being served by genuine smiles of the Manta Reef Lodge staff that remain loyal and proud to serve its visitors, to make you feel at home, in an informal, yet efficient atmosphere.
A restaurant and bar
Entertainment area with table tennis and a pool table
Full PADI-affiliated dive centre and snorkeling equipment
Open-plan construction to allow breeze in (no air-conditioners)
Twin or double beds
Accommodation at Manta Reef Lodge With accommodation for a maximum of 30 people at any time in 14 bungalows, the property offers an exclusive touch, set away from the crowds, in a stunning hideaway that gives you an unforgettable experience.
The bungalows are located directly overlooking the beach, perched on timber platforms that open directly on to the blue Indian Ocean waters in the front, with stunning views of the beach and cooling sea breezes.
Each bungalow is an enormous 50 square meters, and equipped with ceiling fans, large beds, mosquito nets, verandah couch, chairs and en suite a bathroom. Although not the most luxurious, these bungalows offer good value, spacious accommodation, tranquility, and privacy that make accommodation in these bungalows an unforgettable experience in this beautiful part of Pemba Island.
Dining at Manta Reef Lodge Manta Reef Lodge offers is guests superb local produce, available freely on the island, especially seafood, fruits and vegetables. Manta Reef Lodge uses its natural resources in full advantage of this, providing you with a varied, generous and interesting meals served in the main lounge that are prepared and presented with great care, using only the finest local ingredients.
The bar offers a spectacular setting of the panoramic verandah and the lounge bar is the heart of the lodge where you can sprawl out on the mangrove funzi lounge beds, play pool, read from the excellent house magazine library, or lay on the sun deck and tan, while being catered to your every need.
Manta Reef Lodge Activities: - Theres great diving, snorkeling and deep-sea fishing.
- Explore the Ngesi Forest (look out for the occasional sighting of the endemic Pemba flying fox, marsh mongoose, Pemba vervet monkey, blue duiker, Java civet cat and red Colobus monkey).
- Go sailing in a traditional outrigger canoe with a local fisherman.
- Spend the day marooned on a deserted sandbank.
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