Location: Pemba Island
No of rooms: 16 rooms (including 4 suites with private plunge pools)
Style: Natural but luxurious, jungle retreat
Highlights: Catamaran and dhow sailing, utter luxury and style on the beach
Dining: In the informal open restaurant and bar
What’s the difference: This is one of Africa’s most remote beach lodges and we love it, choose between a hillside room with views of the ocean and the island beyond, or be down on the beach itself. Dinners under the stars and long walks on deserted beaches are magical.
The Luxury Safari Company Award for: Best beach lodge in East Africa.
Fundu Lagoon is an upmarket and luxurious retreat on Pemba Island, with numerous different room categories, with something to suit everyone, including four suites with private plunge pools. The rooms are made out of natural materials, with wooden rope banister walkways, and rustic style. The long wooden jetty is ideal for sundowners and Fundu Lagoon has a fleet of modern boats for diving, snorkeling and watersports, as well as catarmaran.Show Less