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Reviewed July 17, 2014

To round out a safari vacation in Africa, We stayed for a week at Anne and Jean's guest house on Mafia Island. They had been divers in Zanzibar, but migrated south to an island off the beaten path and created, over a series of years,...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2014

If you need a break from work, your smartphone, and you want to completely switch off and relax then Chole Mjini is the place for you. The tree houses are spectacular, with gorgeous ocean breezes and white linen, billowing curtains and the sound of nothing...More

1  Thank Sara H
Response from CholeMjini, Manager at Chole Mjini LodgeResponded July 17, 2014

Thanks so much for your beautiful comments. We are happy to hear that Chole connected with you and you relaxed into island living. I would just like to reassure fellow readers that we do have limited refrigeration. This allows us to serve cold beverages but...More

Reviewed June 30, 2014

What can I say, I love a good treehouse, and these treehouses are really something special. Nestled up in the baobabs, with a nice ocean breeze, you really can't ask for more. The resort is for real Eco, but so well appointed that it is...More

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Reviewed February 9, 2014

I will mimic every other review in saying that this place is wonderful. The treehouse experience is unique and done exceptionally well. I want to say that we were a little hesitant about staying here because of the fact that there is no electricity, running...More

4  Thank KGMH
Reviewed February 2, 2014

A real getaway to a beautiful remote island. Be at one with nature in your unique treehouse, no windows or doors, surrounded by jungle foliage and fanned by a breeze straight off the sea. Swim in crystal clear water, coral gardens with colours that leave...More

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Vasdoc
September 26, 2016|
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Response from TanzaniandeVil | Property representative |
If you have requested an airport transfer our driver will meet you and take you across Mafia Island (15km) to our waiting boat for transfer (1km) to Chole Island. You enbark on the beach and you will get wet to about your... More
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August 13, 2016|
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Dear Richard, Thanks for your enquiry. We do cater for family groups and Christmas 2017 is still wide open. Our rates are unchanged for next season. If you write to my directly I can send you our rates and also answer any... More
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"We stayed in a two story one that was absolutely brilliant. Would highly recommend"
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"We had a chance to see many treehouses, they are all unique and they all have great things about them."
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"Treehouse 4 had beautiful views, but you can sometimes hear fisherman on the beach in the morning"
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"We had treehouse 7, which had views out over the bay and a sundeck and teahouse which were great for..."
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