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    Pole Pole Bungalows

    Plot 16 - Utende Beach, Mafia Island, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “day bed” (8 reviews)
    “each evening” (12 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    I had a few days to relax after my Kilimanjaro climb in July and decided to try the snorkeling at Mafia Island, and booked myself at Pole Pole "Slowly Slowly" in Swahili. I have already booked myself at Pole Pole for February 2018 with my...More

    Thank macon d
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    Perfect end to our family safari holiday. We had thought the wildlife was over but we're whale watching humpback whales on day 1 and having our paid discovery first dive on an insanely perfect coral reef on day 2. Loved everything about it. Thank you....More

    1  Thank RDHT140
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    Service was very very good. It surprise us every day. The room was spacious, clean, nice and confortable with a beautiful view. Location was so beautiful and quiet very day we have a different exiting excursion: snorkeling, barbecue from fish made at a spectacular landscape,...More

    1  Thank rackermann2017
    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    My son and I spent three days here and loved it. It's small (7 bungalows) and the service/staff couldn't be better. There is a pool, massage area (free while we were there to make up for some construction they were doing which we did not...More

    Thank travlingmomof3boys
    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    These guys call themselves eco luxury. And they are. I especially loved the recycled bombay sapphire bottles as water bottles with customised stoppers. No nasty plastic water bottles here, a global scourge. Glorious, kick back, barefoot luxury. And I loved that they encouraged us all...More

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$212 - US$247 (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 (233)
    Pool & Beach (49)
    Room & Suite (41)
    Dining (22)
    Hotel & Grounds (128)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    fifer_10
    4 October 2017|
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    Response from Jn T | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is snorkeling to Pole pole
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    Sa q
    27 December 2016|
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    Response from Reto R | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, we get there by plane.
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    "Die Bungalows sind alle gleich schön, wer allerdings am Pool ist (Bungalow 5) hat noch ein wenig Internet..."
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    "Bungalow 6 was lovely!"
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    "All the bungalows are facing the ocean. Bungalow #7 is larger than the others, has an extra room, a gazebo..."
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    "All have great sea views"
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