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    Mafia Island Lodge

    Utende, Mafia Island, Tanzania
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent33%
    • Very good37%
    • Average18%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    “diving center” (15 reviews)
    “full board” (10 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    After completing a safari, I had some time to kill and ended up by chance at the Mafia Island Lodge. It is a very nice resort which as a diver has all that a dive resort should offer. I guess that I was there in...More

    Thank Martin M
    Response from whitiris, General Manager at Mafia Island Lodge

    Thank you so much for your words. It's true, you came in the low season and you met a few guests. The positive note of this period is the peace that surrounds the island and the colors that become brighter. We suggest you to come...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2017
    Google Translation

    Questa volta non ci siam fermati a dormire ma abbiamo mangiato molto bene ottimo pesce a pranzo in piacevole compagnia...More

    Thank anfavara
    Response from whitiris, Direttore generale at Mafia Island Lodge
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    Grazie mille per la vostra recensione ma soprattutto grazie per il lavoro speciale che fate in queste terre. Spero di...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    First of all i would like to say that Mafia Island is heaven on earth, with an amazing underwater world. I was hoping that the Lodge would have been complimenting the environment but the managers seem to try so hard to be luxurious that they...More

    Thank Luzzzzzzz
    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    We stayed at the Mafia Island Resort for 4 nights following a safari. This was the perfect end to our trip. This resort is located inside the Marine Park with an on-site (privately owned) dive shop that is one of the best dive shops we...More

    Thank LisaW781792
    Response from whitiris, Direttore generale at Mafia Island Lodge

    Thanks for your review, and I am very happy to read that everything, even in Dar Es Salaam, with our good service Longe from airline has gone smoothly. It 'was very easy and pleasant to follow you in your necessities because the mutual communication has...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    We came to dive at Mafia Island Dive center and decided to stay at Mafia Island Lodge, due to it's close proximity. I had hoped for a modest, dive-centric lodge with clean accommodations and simple, good food. Unfortunately, I was disappointed at the reality. The...More

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    Kinasi Lodge
    157 reviews
    #4 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
     
    Butiama Beach
    219 reviews
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    Mafia Beach Bungalows
    51 reviews
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    Meremeta Lodge
    129 reviews
    #1 of 6 Speciality lodging in Mafia Island
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$53 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    whitiris
    Sorry but your review is in the wrong lodge. MAFIA ISLAND LODGE has diving center inside in the property, is Butiama Beach that has diving center at 20/30 minutes
    18 December 2016|
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    Response from Joe225 | Reviewed this property |
    You are right!!! I am going to change review and I'm sorry about the mistake. Thanks for letting me know! I feel very stupid.
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    tamryntaylor
    Hi there, is it possible to hire kayaks for the day if you are not a guest at the lodge? IF so how much is the daily rate? Thanks
    23 November 2015|
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    66filippo66
    Hallo. My name is Filippo And I have a question: Do you have internet? Thank you Filippo
    25 January 2015|
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    Response from MafiaLodge | Property representative |
    Hi! Thank you for contacting us! We will have a router very soon! It will be available to guests in the coming days. Otherwise the guests can use his own laptop at the dive centre where wi-fi is available for 5USD per day.
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    "Request a room with a softer mattress if very firm will be too firm"
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    "More expensive rooms have accessible hot water control, and newer A/C units and fans."
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    "Close to the ocean"
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    "If I'm ever back in Mafia island I will be staying here."
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