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Pole Pole Bungalows

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Seven bungalow suites overlook the infinite hues of blue of Chole Bay, the core of Mafia Island Marine Park. Pole Pole is an exclusive eco-resort, renowned for its great cuisine, unpretentious and laid-back atmosphere, warm but discrete hospitality. Balancing luxury and respect for local culture and environment it is the perfect place to relax after a safari and the ideal base for exploring the underwater wanders of Mafia Island. With a touch of style.
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Plot 16 - Utende Beach, Mafia Island Tanzania
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Mafia Airport7 mi
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If you are looking for a place to escape the hustle of the present times this is a very good spot. No TV, radio or Wifi in the rooms. Just the sounds of the nature. The ocean, birds and at night the calls of the bush babies. We have spend ten nights in November 2018 at Pole Pole
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We spent 4 nights in this lovely lodge. The food was excellent with an Italian touch and our accommodation confortable and quiet. In the evening we had lovely a gin and tonic on our deck while admiring the sunset. Nice, clean and safe beach. We went on a sailboat trip for the
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This is a very nice hotel on Mafia, form what we could gather it is the standout hotel on the island. Accommodation was very nice the bungalows are well equipped. It is small there are only 7 bungalows which are well equipped and have a nice outside balcony, thinly downside was
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We stayed at Pole Pole for 10 days in October. The food was consistently very good and plentiful at every meal, even the pack lunches which Pole Pole kindly provide if you are heading out for the day diving or on an excursion. The staff are so warm and welcoming - every member
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My wife and I spent a week of our honeymoon at Pole Pole on Mafia Island this past August and to our delight it was everything that we had hoped for; rustic eco friendly elegance in a remote location. The hotel is tucked away under a grove of palm trees along a sleepy area of
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We accept Credit Card VISA or Mastercard.
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Yes there is snorkeling to Pole pole
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Hi, we get there by plane.
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Hi Debbie Pole Pole is not the right place to work. No shoes no worries. Yes, you can access the internet but just at the lobby. That is the beauty of beeing on vacation. Turn off you phone and relax.
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"We were in room 6 ... it was not on stilts, so less picturesque, extra room at the back was useful for our diving kit wetsuits"
"All the rooms are well located."
"all the rooms feel private"
"All bungalows face the sea. If you have walking difficulties, ask for rooms number 1 or 2."
"All bungalows are the same and perfect"
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pole pole bungalows hotel mafia island
LOCATION
TanzaniaPwani RegionMafia Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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