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Chole Foxes Lodge

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Mafia Island Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

A very warm and welcoming restaurang with an excellent octupuss paella. The owner is a resigned doctor that hospital in Utende is named after. It was a very nice walk there. We were escorted by half of the Islands children. We also went to see...More

Thank annamalinkjellberg
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We arrive here by boat and we spent 3 days 2 nights that we will never forget the ownwer is a doctor and he take care for the poor children at school too they have 2 rooms only looking the sunset and his wife and...More

Thank CINZIAP283
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is our second stay here, first time was in 2013. It's still as good as we remember, almost nothing has changed. The rooms (only 2 at present) are simple and small but everything works. The food is delicious and the staff friendly and attentive....More

1  Thank DavidBy
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed four days in Chole Foxes Lodge in the end of December. This was our second time in Mafia island. Everything in the lodge worked very well and we enjoyed our stay there a lot. The locally owned lodge is located on the south...More

1  Thank Hanna_Harmaalokki
Reviewed 15 December 2016

If you prefer to avoid the crowds and noisy cities, and don't require a five-star hotel, consider Chole Foxes. You might be the only tourists on this small island that has no motor vehicles, and limited solar power, but you won't lack for great food...More

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Description

Welcome to Chole Foxes Lodge. Situated on the beautiful island of Chole, this is the only place in the Mafia Island Marine Park where you can enjoy a relaxing holiday at a reasonable price. All our rooms are self contained, with twin beds,showers and toilet. Situated on an unmodified beach, nestled amongst the mangroves, this is a fabulous place to relax and watch the sun set over neighbouring Mafia Island.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
 
HOTEL STYLE
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
4
PRICE RANGE
US$52 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
TanzaniaPwani RegionMafia Island
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Traveller (39)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby
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Mafia Island Lodge
240 reviews
1.19 miles away
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Afro beach bar & restaurant
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 9 nearby attractions
Mafia Island Diving
293 reviews
1.12 miles away
Big Blu Mafia Island Dive Centre
210 reviews
1.25 miles away
Afro Whale Shark Safari
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.88 miles away
Tours & Safari Mafia Island
6 reviews
.99 miles away
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"there's only two rooms directly by the sea :)"
Travelmon448
25 Jan 2015
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"no AC and no fans - so take a room that is behind a tree - at least the breeze keeps the rooms cool enough..."
1983Dani_B
6 Jan 2014
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"The little cottage is really sweet but very hot at night. You'll get a better night's sleep in the..."
RosieT666
22 Apr 2013
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"All rooms from the beach front always good view but its large and spacious"
AnnieM434
1 Feb 2013
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