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    Pole Pole Bungalows

    Plot 16 - Utende Beach, Mafia Island, Tanzania
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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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    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    I visited Pole Pole for drinks and dinner. The setting is wonderful with bar/restaurant area looking out over the sea. Last Friday, it was Swahili night, as near as you'll get to traditional Tanzanian cuisine, and it was delicious and, not huge piles of food...More

    1  Thank solomonp
    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Pole Pole was our first stop on a trip visiting 4 places on the Tanzanian Coast. We were immediately made to feel very welcome. We liked the lay out of the property especially as we were given Bungalow number 6-second from the end so quiet...More

    1  Thank luka99
    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

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    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
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    About
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    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$208 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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 (213)
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    Sa q
    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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    31 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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    "They are all private and have nice views. Super roomy with airflow and privacy."
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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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