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Pole Pole Bungalows

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“day bed”(8 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

East African hospitality at it's very best. The resort is beautiful, the rooms are perfectly comfortable and immaculately kept without being pretentious. The service is friendly and warm but professional. The guys who do their excursions (such as snorkelling) are brilliant and make you feel...More

1  Thank GAT690
Reviewed 3 July 2015

I've been on a lot of beach vacations in "beach paradises", but Pole Pole on Mafia was - by far - the most wonderful. Located in Mafia's marine reserve park, it is infinitely quiet, calming and gorgeous. The bungalows have a bunch of thoughtful design...More

1  Thank angela x
Reviewed 6 March 2015

We came back because we found the hotel so comfortable and relaxing two years ago. The service and food was as good as before. The dive centre lays on snorkeling trips (or other activities) each day and although the areas are a half an hour...More

2  Thank KaPluke
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Pole Pole is in the marine park on the island and is very tropical and wooded with exotic trees and flowers. Rooms are a bit dark because of the natural wood used. But they look like what thatched roof structures should be. Lots of overhead...More

1  Thank Bonken99
Reviewed 21 February 2015

I spent with my wife 8 wunderfull days in Pole Pole from 8th to 16th Feb 2015. I can only warmly recommend anybody visiting Mafia to stay in Pole Pole. From the minute we arrived at this lodge until our departure, we have been spoiled...More

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Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
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
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Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$223 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$223 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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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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27 December 2016|
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Response from Reto R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we get there by plane.
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"All bungalows are the same and perfect"
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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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