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Chole Foxes Lodge

Mafia Island, Tanzania
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09/07/2017 10/07/2017
1 room
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    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
      • 0 children
        Traveller (36)
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        Overview
        • Excellent70%
        • Very good21%
        • Average3%
        • Poor3%
        • Terrible3%
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        “solar panels” (4 reviews)
        “south end” (2 reviews)
        “high tide” (5 reviews)
        Free Parking
        Beachfront
        Restaurant
        Airport Transportation
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        Bar/Lounge
        Fitness centre
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        1 - 5 of 32 reviews

        Reviewed 6 February 2017

        We stayed four days in Chole Foxes Lodge in the end of December. This was our second time in Mafia island. Everything in the lodge worked very well and we enjoyed our stay there a lot. The locally owned lodge is located on the south...More

        1  Thank Hanna_Harmaalokki
        Reviewed 16 December 2016

        If you prefer to avoid the crowds and noisy cities, and don't require a five-star hotel, consider Chole Foxes. You might be the only tourists on this small island that has no motor vehicles, and limited solar power, but you won't lack for great food...More

        Thank TVan2014
        Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

        Dr Mudy and his lovely wife are rebuilding the business, a small collection of bungalows looking out over the sea to Mafia. It is a great place to enjoy simplicity, peace, beautiful night skies and a very unspoiled Tanzanian village. The food is local (highly...More

        1  Thank Ruth C
        Reviewed 26 January 2015

        My one week stay at Chole Foxes Lodge was awesome! It felt like home from the first second. The island is very quiet, the people welcoming and friendly. Be aware that there is only limited solar power, the accommodation is basic but clean and cosy....More

        1  Thank Travelmon448
        Reviewed 20 April 2014

        This very remote resort is like no where else I've been. The lodging is basic -- no electricity (some small lights in the rooms), no showers (bucket showers are set up for your use in rooms), no AC, and no doors on bathrooms in the...More

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        About
        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Beachfront
        • Restaurant
        • Room Service
        • Free Parking
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
        • Shuttle Bus Service
        • Room Service
        • Free Parking
        • Airport Transportation
        • Things to do
        • Restaurant
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
        Details
        • Price range
        • US$70 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Room types
        • Suites ,
        • Kitchenette
        • Number of rooms
        • 4
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        • Location
        • Tanzania >
        • Pwani Region >
        • Mafia Island
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        Room Tips
        "there's only two rooms directly by the sea :)"
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        "no AC and no fans - so take a room that is behind a tree - at least the breeze keeps the rooms cool enough to..."
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        "The little cottage is really sweet but very hot at night. You'll get a better night's sleep in the..."
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        "All rooms from the beach front always good view but its large and spacious"
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