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    Kinasi Lodge

    Kilindoni Road, Utende, Mafia Island EAT, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good26%
    • Average3%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “mafia island” (27 reviews)
    “fish” (14 reviews)
    “whale sharks” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 20 August 2011

    Really beautiful resort and accommodation with laid back homely atmosphere. Good food especially the seafood but accommodated non-fish eaters. The diving was very good although tide dependent so times varied. Diving was in very small groups, 3-4 persons with Naza (dive master) who was very...More

    1  Thank Juliet005
    Reviewed 11 August 2011

    After a week on game tour, we arrived at kinasi on mafia, with a very warm welcome we felt straight at home, the rooms were great - the food was very tasty (we stayed for 5 days - no single meal was the same) -...More

    1  Thank popoldc
    Reviewed 11 August 2011

    We had high expectations of Kinasi lodge – they were exceeded. Comfortable rooms in a lovely setting, maybe not the best beach on the island but lovely nevertheless, excellent food (our first dinner was a seafood platter of crab, lobster and prawns), cheerful staff, a...More

    1  Thank MangomanLondon
    Reviewed 17 May 2011

    A beautiful tropical hideaway set on a hill overlooking the bay with white beaches and lots of palm trees. The rooms are elegant and at the same time casual and comfortable. The main lodge is designed in a luxurious yet comfortable african arabique style. The...More

    1  Thank alt81
    Reviewed 3 April 2011

    I stayed here for 3 nights with the main purpose of snorkelling with the whale sharks and diving on the reef. As an aside I saw 2 whale sharks and enjoyed some very exciting diving. The rooms are large and there is a nice verandah...More

    1  Thank Jimbooo7
    Pole Pole Bungalows
    258 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
    0.4 km
     
    Shamba Kilole Eco Lodge
    118 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
    0.4 km
     
    Mafia Island Lodge
    223 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
    0.9 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$279 - US$363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Pwani Region >
    • Mafia Island >
    • Utende
    • Also Known As
    • Kinasi Hotel Mafia Island
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    Traveller (229)
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    Room & Suite (31)
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    Pole Pole Bungalows
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    .36 km away
     
    Mafia Island Lodge
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    Shamba Kilole Eco Lodge
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    Nearby Attractions
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    .81 km away
    Mafia Island Diving
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    Big Blu Mafia Island Dive Centre
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    Afro Whale Shark Safari
    62 reviews
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    17 June 2015|
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    Response from Peter B | Property representative |
    good morning we have a 4-night package because the flights back to dar es salaam are all unpressurised and you are in danger of an embolism if you dive the day before. so we suggest 4 nights to allow 2 full days of diving... More
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    17 June 2015|
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    Response from Peter B | Property representative |
    hope you enjoy the safari....see you soon peter and antonella
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    "Rooms placed near the reception area, saves the walk to n fro."
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    "Most rooms have a sea view and family rooms are available"
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    "Take insect repellent!"
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    "Go for the cottages above the beach."
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