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Big Blu Mafia Island Diving Resort

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Big Blu Mafia Island Diving Resort is an accommodation, restaurant and activity centre based on Utende Beach inside the Mafia Island Marine Park. With a prime beachfront location, we offer guests different accommodations to suit different budgets, a restaurant and bar overlooking the sea and a variety of excursions on land and sea. Our fully equipped diving centre offers the full range of PADI courses from beginner to the first professional levels, as well as snorkelling trips, island tours, sandbank picnics as well as many more. Guides and Instructors speak English, Italian, Spanish and Swahili. Karibuni sana :-)
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Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mafia Airport7 mi
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I stayed 5 nights in a tent and I loved every minute of my stay. Even before arriving, communication with the hotel was great & they were extremely helpful throughout. The tents are nice, comfy beds, cleaned daily & sprayed for mosquitoes every evening. The...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ninitatizo
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

This review is only for the Big Blu Mafia Resort but NOT for the connected Diving Center (for which I wrote a separate review in German). We stayed here for 6 days/nights on a diving-package deal. We had a bungalow room with an own bathroom...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Tobias1968
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We did not dive but snorkelled twice and went on a turtle hatching trip which was amazing. All trips were well organized. The resort has a nice beach at high tide and a relaxed lounge and restaurant with good food.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank annamalinkjellberg
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife really enjoyed our four night stay in Big Blu resort. The staff was very friendly and welcoming and made sure that we were comfortable at all times. Our room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was plenty and great, not to mention...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank JuhoH115
Reviewed May 26, 2018

I am reviewing Big Blu's lodging here. I'll review their dive shop under the "Things to do" entry. My 6 friends and I spent 4 nights at Mafia in February and had an amazing time at Big Blu. This was at the tail end of...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$51 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
TanzaniaPwani RegionMafia Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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