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Ras Mbisi Lodge

Mafia Island, Tanzania
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24/12/2017 25/12/2017
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Pool & Beach (18)
Room & Suite (9)
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
Shuttle Bus Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 February 2010

We've just come back from 2 weeks on Mafia island and although we didn't stay at Ras Mbisi Michelle and John took pity on us when our motorbike got a puncture near their lodge. They took us in, fed us and got us a new...More

Thank CankFrog
Reviewed 8 February 2010

If you want good accommodation, excellent food in natural beautiful surroundings with the opportunity to fulfill a dream and swim with whale sharks; look no further than Ras Mbisi. This lodge is certainly off the beaten track and other than local fishermen the only other...More

Thank Poppletons
Reviewed 19 January 2010

Was one of the best ways to celebrate Christmas! To wake up and go for a boat trip ride in hope of seeing whale sharks! Then venturing off to a beautiful deserted island and have fresh fish cooked on an open fire, a picnic completed...More

Thank holidaydino
Reviewed 13 January 2010

Well, what can I say.........Ras Mbisi is in the most beautiful location, with clean, comfortable traditional bandas, the food is amazing, the staff friendly and helpful. There is such a relaxing atmosphere and Michelle and John do a fantastic job of ensuring your every need...More

Thank DerrickandJayne
Reviewed 5 January 2010

Fantastic food, probably best kitchen in all of Tanzania. Service was equally great, Thanks guys!!!

Thank BezaH
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  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • 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
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Traveller (69)
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Room & Suite (9)
Dining (2)
Hotel & Grounds (51)
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"It seemed that all the huts were the same. Their distance from the main building is an individual preference..."
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"All only a stonoes throw from the beach no 1 is nearest the bar/pool and higher numbers further away"
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"Rooms near the wood boiler (for heating water) can be smokey. Rooms farthest from main lodge may have staff..."
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"All Bandas are great with sea view"
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