We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ras Mbisi Lodge

Mafia Island, Tanzania
Save
Best prices for your stay
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room
  • 1 room
    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
      • 0 children
        Traveller (69)
        Pool & Beach (18)
        Room & Suite (9)
        Mafia Island Lodge
        207 reviews
        #3 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
         
        Kinasi Lodge
        157 reviews
        #4 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
         
        Butiama Beach
        219 reviews
        #1 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Mafia Island
         
        Meremeta Lodge
        129 reviews
        #1 of 6 Speciality lodging in Mafia Island
         
        Overview
        • Excellent77%
        • Very good17%
        • Average1%
        • Poor1%
        • Terrible1%
        Travellers talk about
        “laura” (18 reviews)
        “bandas” (29 reviews)
        Free Parking
        Breakfast included
        Beachfront
        Pool
        Restaurant
        Airport Transportation
        Room Service
        Suites
        Bar/Lounge
        Fitness centre
        Pets Allowed
        Business Centre
        Shuttle Bus Service
        4.0 Star Hotel
        All hotel details
        Mafia Island Lodge
        207 reviews
        #3 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
         
        Kinasi Lodge
        157 reviews
        #4 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
         
        Butiama Beach
        219 reviews
        #1 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Mafia Island
         
        Meremeta Lodge
        129 reviews
        #1 of 6 Speciality lodging in Mafia Island
         
        {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
        Traveller rating
        Traveller type
        Time of year
        Language
        Reviewed 18 February 2017

        Ras Mbisi is Laura! She couldn't have been nicer and more helpful along with her pet squirrel, Choppy - I think! Food was simple but good and a lovely dinner just for the two of us laid on one night. The bandas are comfortable but...More

        Helpful?
        Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

        Stayed there last year with my wife. The resort was fantastic, the manager Laura and her colleague were very accommodating and made us feel at home, the food was nice, the 4 hand massage is something special! They can cater for a private exclusive dinner...More

        Helpful?
        Reviewed 6 July 2016

        Well what can I say about this barefoot luxury with miles of beach all to yourself! There was only 6 of us and we had the whole place to ourselves. Eat what you want, drink what you want, talk what you want kinda place. Laura...More

        Helpful?1  
        Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

        We really enjoyed to stay here in Mafia during Easter. Specially this lodge made us good experience here. Michela and Laura supported a lot. Food : it was really great. Specially seafood cuisine. Accomodation : sea view is available from the banda. Some mosquitos were...More

        Helpful?
        Reviewed 13 March 2016

        Beautiful beautiful location on a stretch of otherwise deserted beach - from the water all you can see is palm trees for miles. Very warm welcome from Laura the manager plus squirrel! The accommodation was pretty but quite exposed - the sides are open and...More

        Helpful?
        Mafia Island Lodge
        207 reviews
        #3 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
         
        Kinasi Lodge
        157 reviews
        #4 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
         
        Butiama Beach
        219 reviews
        #1 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Mafia Island
         
        Meremeta Lodge
        129 reviews
        #1 of 6 Speciality lodging in Mafia Island
         
        About
        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Pool
        • Restaurant
        • Beachfront
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Breakfast included
        • Room Service
        • Free Parking
        • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Airport Transportation
        • Breakfast included
        • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
        • Shuttle Bus Service
        • Room Service
        • Free Parking
        • Business Centre with Internet Access
        • Things to do
        • Pool
        • Restaurant
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
        Details
        • Price range
        • US$140 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Hotel class
        • Room types
        • Suites
        • Number of rooms
        • 9
        • Location
        • Tanzania >
        • Pwani Region >
        • Mafia Island
        • Also Known As
        • Ras Mbisi Hotel Mafia Island
        Add Photo Photos
        Traveller (69)
        Pool & Beach (18)
        Room & Suite (9)
        Dining (2)
        Hotel & Grounds (51)
        Questions & AnswersAsk a question
        sin_apego
        how far is the lodge from the airport? There are two locations under Ras Mbisi name on google maps.
        26 September 2016|
        What is your answer?
        Posting guidelines
        Submit
        lennyricketts
        Do you have a 2 man kayak my wife and could use to explore?
        26 December 2015|
        What is your answer?
        Posting guidelines
        Submit
        DVS1012
        We are wanting to go diving in Oct is it easy to organise from your resort ?
        6 July 2015|
        What is your answer?
        Posting guidelines
        Submit
        Room Tips
        "It seemed that all the huts were the same. Their distance from the main building is an individual preference..."
        Read review
        "All only a stonoes throw from the beach no 1 is nearest the bar/pool and higher numbers further away"
        Read review
        "Rooms near the wood boiler (for heating water) can be smokey. Rooms farthest from main lodge may have staff..."
        Read review
        "All Bandas are great with sea view"
        Read review
        Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
        Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing