about 15 Km from Mafia Airport, Kinasi Lodge is on the south east
coast of Mafia Island at Utende, overlooking Chole Bay. The
Lodge is closed during the long rains from Easter to 1st June each
ROOMS & DESCRIPTION: Kinasi Lodge can accommodate
28 guests in its 11 cottages, a VIP suite and a family bungalow.
All cottages are spacious with en-suite bathroom and covered verandah
furnished with hammock, chairs and table. The cottages have fans,
mosquito netting, and have been designed for through ventilation
and coolness in all seasons.
RESTAURANT & BAR: Our catering is based upon local
seafood: fresh fish, prawns, crab, lobster, octopus and calamari,
with fresh vegetables and fruit flown from the mainland. Our breads,
rolls, pizzas and variety of yoghurts, preserves and sauces are
all home made, from traditional recipes. Seafood barbecues and Swahili
cuisine are established KINASI customs.
OTHER FACILITIES & SERVICES: Activities at the lodge
include water sports, boat dives, snorkelling, fishing, sailing,
nature trails and bird watching walks.