• Kinasi Lodge Recipes

    Kinasi Lodge Recipes Kinasi Lodge has managed a culinary feat – home cooking on a remote island archipelago, where only rice, cassava, bananas and coconuts grow in abundance under the tropical sun. Dinner is served under Moroccan lanterns overlooking the bay, either in the dining room with its golden ocra walls or on the pool […]

  • Why Mafia Island?

        WHY MAFIA IS SUCH A WONDERFUL DESTINATION   Where are we ?  LOCATION Kinasi is on the south-east coast of Mafia Island at Utende, overlooking Chole Bay and the islands of Jibondo, Chole and Juani. Lua Cheia is on the north-west tip facing Zanzibar and close to the Loghthouse. Mafia is 160 km […]

  • Downloadable Articles: Special destination with many faces

    Get a full blend of mind, body and soul relaxation in the peaceful paradise of East Africa. Getting out from the hustle and bustle of the busy civilization and fall in love with the Island life. Tanzania’s Last True Paradise Altitudes 2007 Carenes Septembre-Octobre Divestyle September 2012 Pemba and Mafia Kinasi Brochure Mafia island marine park Off Tanzania, Serene Mafia […]

  • Travel Africa: Gentle Spell of the Secret Archiphelago

    Mafia Island is what Zanzibar was a generation or two ago, which is why, if she got to choose her perfect last day on earth Caroline Webb would go  back to this secret archipelago off the East Coast of Africa, where she fell under its gentle spell.  

  • Fishing Mafia Part 2: Monsters from Mafia

    Fortunately the kings did not disappoint.  

  • Fishing Mafia Part 1: Monsters from Mafia

    The kingfish or giant  trevally  is one gish that is forever present in the dreams of all South African fishermen. At the same time you take  your first cast into the ocean you have already heard countless stories about these tackle-busting monsters of the deep.