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    Pole Pole Bungalows

    Plot 16 - Utende Beach, Mafia Island, Tanzania
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    Traveler (216)
    Pool & Beach (46)
    Room & Suite (40)
    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “day bed” (8 reviews)
    “each evening” (10 reviews)
    “seafood” (16 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed February 6, 2017

    I have been traveling around the world. Never I got such an exceptional customer service. Paola helped me with everything, from flights tickets to diving tips. Anyone who goes to Pole Pole is assured to have a wonderful experience from the time they book to...More

    1  Thank montreal1977
    Reviewed February 5, 2017

    When returning to Mafia and Pole Pole after 1,5 year it is fantastic to see how they excel and improve on our previous stay. It is something truly magic over this Island and lodge. The way Pole Pole is designed and run enables you as...More

    1  Thank Svisse
    Reviewed January 24, 2017

    A week in Pole Pole was a lifetime experience we would not forget. Absolutely taste of paradise. Food, services, scuba Diving, beach and pool ... all works perfectly We came without any prior knowledge or preparation, just looking for a Diving hotel, and were pleasantly...More

    1  Thank Avnerb10
    Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

    We would whole heartedly recommend PolePole to anyone who wants to experience the real Africa. No sterile 5 star experience, just beautiful,raw and unspoilt Africa, but with all the trimmings of comfort - G&Ts on your sunset cruise, delectable picnics made to order ... Excellent...More

    1  Thank LSwanton
    Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

    Pole Pole was our first stop on our honeymoon, a 6 week trip through east Africa. We couldn't have found a better place to start! Paola and Marina were so welcoming and the staff so friendly - we were told they are here to help...More

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    #4 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
     
    Mafia Island Lodge
    210 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
     
    Lazy Lagoon
    120 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Bagamoyo
     
    Shamba Kilole Eco Lodge
    113 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $211 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Pwani Region >
    • Mafia Island
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    • Pole Pole Bungalows Hotel Mafia Island
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    Traveler (216)
    Pool & Beach (46)
    Room & Suite (40)
    Dining (21)
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    Sa q
    December 27, 2016|
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    Response from Debbie B | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, we travelled by a tiny plane, we were told their was a ferry but it was very slow and even the locals described it as unsafe, it's not unusual for a ferry to sink so I'd go by plane if you can!
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    October 30, 2016|
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    Response from Reto R | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, the time we were there, there was WIFI available but only around the reception area. No WIFI in the rooms. Cheers, enjoy your vacation.
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