Swain Destinations uses cookies to enhance your Browsing experience. By using this site, you agree to our updated Privacy Policy and our Cookie Policy. Close
Swain Destinations
Start Planning Today
or Call Your Travel Advisor

&Beyond Mnemba Island

&Beyond Mnemba Island is an exclusive paradise featuring twelve rustically chic beachside bandas, for just 24 guests, connected to the breathtaking Mnemba atoll. Discover sheer, unpretentious paradise on this exclusive island, relax and unwind on your own stretch of beachfront. Thatched dining and sitting or bar areas boast beautiful open views of the beach and spectacular vistas of Zanzibar beyond. Meals are freshly prepared using local ingredients and served in a variety of outdoor locations around the lodge. Yoga and massages are available to guests.
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island
&Beyond Mnemba Island

Room Information

The Twelve rustic palm-frond bandas are tucked into the tropical forest, fringed by a white coral beach. The rooms have neutral colors and natural interiors following on to a covered walkway that leads to a shuttered ensuite bathroom with a glass-beaded shower curtain. Zanzibar is famous for its woodcarvings and the scrolled headboards adorning the beds are created by some of the Island’s most skilled artisans.

Family Banda
The Family Banda comprises of a twin and double room that are situated close together with an adjoining wooden walkway. Each Banda has its own ensuite bathroom and a private veranda and seating area. The Family Banda can accommodate four adults or two adults and two children.

Things To Do

Water Activities off the Beach
Snorkel in crystal-clear water and explore the kaleidoscopic coral reefs. Enjoy kayaking or stand-up paddle boarding.

Sunset Dhow Cruise
Be captivated by the evening colors of the sky above as the dhow glides towards the sunset.

Green Turtle Nesting and Hatching
Track the footprints of female turtles at night and observe their nests during the year-round nesting season, peaking between April and August.

Scuba Diving and Diving Courses
Diving around Zanzibar features shallow coral gardens, walls adorned with spiral corals, tropical fish species, perfect underwater visibility and some of the best dive sites in the world. Refresher courses and a beginner three-day Open Water course are offered.

Community Visit
Gain insight into local communities on Zanzibar that play an integral part in reef conservation.

Dolphin Boat Trip
Jump into a boat to search for pods of females and their calves that inhabit the warm, tropical waters.

Stone Town Historical Tour
Delve into the beauty and ancient history of Zanzibar and explore architecture, a labyrinth of bustling narrow alleys and sand and coral-stone houses with intricately carved Arab and Indian doors.

Spice Tour
Follow the scent of vanilla, clove, turmeric, nutmeg and cinnamon as you drive through the lush greenery of the island’s spice growing areas.

Channel your energy, balance your chakras and increase your self-awareness against the backdrop of a pristine ocean with a yoga class.

Wellness Treatments
Pamper yourself with a soul-soothing wellness treatment in the comfort of your banda with Healing Earth products, made from all natural ingredients sourced in Africa.



Mnemba Island, Tanzania



Available Amenities:


Internet Access

Laundry Services

Mini Bar

On-Site Activities

On-Site Dining



Swimming Facilities

Start Planning

Price Guide

$ = Up to $299
$$ = $300 to $599
$$$ = $600 to $999
$$$$ = $1000 to $2499
$$$$$ = $2500+
Starting price per room, per night, in USD and based on double occupancy.