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Everything you need to know...

We want your trip to be enjoyable and hassle-free. From the moment you book your flight, until the moment you return home.


Mafia Island is approximately 30 miles off the Tanzanian coast, about 30 minutes by air from Dar es Salaam and 45 minutes from the Selous Game Reserve and Zanzibar Island.


Mafia is reachable by light aircraft only. The resort is a 20-minute drive from Kilindoni, the main village, and airstrip. The transfer to and from the airport is included in the accommodation cost for non-resident guests.


Flights to and from Mafia Island can be provided by

Coastal Aviation, Auric Air (afternoon flights), or Safari Airlink (morning and afternoon flights).

Flights to the island depart from Dar es Salaam, Selous, Serengeti, Arusha, and Ruaha.


Coastal Aviation:

+255 699 999 999

Auric Air:

+255 783 233 334

Safari Airlink:

+255 783 397 235


Need accommodation in Dar es Salaam?

We have you covered. 

Pole Pole and Mediterraneo Hotel work together in providing you a seamless experience during your trip to Tanzania.

Whether you need to spend a few days in

Dar es Salaam before or after your trip to Mafia Island. We can organize your stay, at a discounted special rate.


about mafia

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fact sheet

Everything you need to know before you get here.


The answers to all your questions.

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