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    Pole Pole Bungalows

    Plot 16 - Utende Beach, Mafia Island, Tanzania
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (206)
          Pool & Beach (40)
          Room & Suite (40)
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          Overview
          • Excellent89%
          • Very good9%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “day bed” (8 reviews)
          “each evening” (10 reviews)
          “seafood” (15 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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          Kinasi Lodge
          158 reviews
          #4 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
           
          Mafia Island Lodge
          208 reviews
          #3 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
           
          Butiama Beach
          219 reviews
          #1 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Mafia Island
           
          Mafia Beach Bungalows
          51 reviews
          #2 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Mafia Island
           
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          11 - 15 of 168 reviews

          Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

          Generally a very good stay. We were here for 6 nights which was maybe a little too long. The room was absolutely beautiful and very comfortable. Early morning coffee was delivered to the room with biscuits which was a lovely start to the day however...More

          Thank katrinamarie
          Response from PolePoleMafiaIsland, General Manager at Pole Pole BungalowsResponded 10 April 2017

          We would like to extend to our guests our sincerest gratitude for expressing their opinion. Normally we choose not to answer individual reviews regardless of their rating. We encourage our guests to share constructive criticism and want our readers to draw their own conclusions. We...More

          Reviewed 7 February 2017

          There are no words for how perfect Pole Pole is. This was the perfect end to a long safari. Here are some of the things that made it so great: THE GROUNDS. It's just gorgeous. Beaches and palm trees and huts. The beach is on...More

          1  Thank Maryna H
          Reviewed 7 February 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 5 February 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 24 January 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
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          158 reviews
          #4 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
           
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          208 reviews
          #3 of 4 hotels in Mafia Island
           
          Butiama Beach
          219 reviews
          #1 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Mafia Island
           
          Mafia Beach Bungalows
          51 reviews
          #2 of 9 B&Bs / Inns in Mafia Island
           
          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 201 - US$ 235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Pwani Region >
          • Mafia Island
          • Also Known As
          • Pole Pole Bungalows Hotel Mafia Island
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          Traveller (206)
          Pool & Beach (40)
          Room & Suite (40)
          Dining (20)
          Hotel & Grounds (113)
          Bathroom (3)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Nearby
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          .36 km away
           
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          208 reviews
          .56 km away
           
          Nearby Attractions
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Sa q
          How to get to mafia by ferry??and where to take one from the mainland?? Thanks in advance! Cheers& Peace
          27 December 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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          Debbie B
          Hello, would anyone be able to confirm if Pole Pole have WiFi, it says on their site there is WiFi but I have read a review that states no WiFi is available, I'm only concerned due to a work commitment that has fallen on the dates we are at Pole Pole, thank you
          30 October 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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          "Bungalows 6 & 7 are family rooms [2 bedrooms] so more spacious and private at the end of the row of..."
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          "All rooms are good"
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          "2-roomed bungalows have less good views and the second bedroom is not great."
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          "all rooms are in a good position."
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