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    Chole Mjini Lodge

    Chole island | P.O Box 20, Mafia Island 0637, Tanzania
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    2017-08-27 2017-08-28
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    • Excellent89%
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    “chole” (43 reviews)
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    Reviewed 25 July 2016

    Absolutely 5*'s all around. Incredible location - such a unique experience that can not be found anywhere else. You live in sync with nature, in luxury surroundings. The tree houses are built within the beautiful, ancient African baobab trees and the garden suite is nicer...More

    1  Thank ILOVEPARIS2010
    Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

    We spent several days in this very nice small-scale lodge and slept in a luxurious tree-house. The location is really great: a small island that can only be reached via Maffia island (a complimentary 15 boat trip in a boat made by locals). The lodge...More

    1  Thank Harald_Claudia
    Reviewed 3 April 2016

    One reaches Chole Mjini by a 10 minute dhow trip from the island of Mafia, arriving at the Red Herring Bar (with wifi), the only place in Mafia to see the sunset with a drink in hand. The 10 minute walk to the reception area...More

    3  Thank seakrait
    Reviewed 2 March 2016

    We had already been looking forward to our stay before we came but the time spent in Chole overcame our expectations. Please do yourself a favor and book your holiday here. What we liked: 1. The place and its atmosphere Chole Mjini is a wonderful...More

    2  Thank lenkagrundmanova
    Response from Anne d, Owner at Chole Mjini LodgeResponded 4 March 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to write this review. It was a delight to meet you both and we have fond memories of your visit to Chole. I wish I could post a picture of our shower located in the garden of each tree house,...More

    Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

    If you want to get away from it all, literally, this is the place. No wifi unless you take the short walk to the Red Herring bar by the shore. Every meal prepared by local staff. My wife celebrated her 65th there with a candle...More

    1  Thank Gil R
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$443 - US$606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Tanzania >
    • Pwani Region >
    • Mafia Island
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    • Chole Mjini Hotel Mafia Island
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    Vasdoc
    26 September 2016|
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    Response from TanzaniandeVil | Property representative |
    If you have requested an airport transfer our driver will meet you and take you across Mafia Island (15km) to our waiting boat for transfer (1km) to Chole Island. You enbark on the beach and you will get wet to about your... More
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    richarda710
    13 August 2016|
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    Response from TanzaniandeVil | Property representative |
    Dear Richard, Thanks for your enquiry. We do cater for family groups and Christmas 2017 is still wide open. Our rates are unchanged for next season. If you write to my directly I can send you our rates and also answer any... More
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    "Treehouse 4 had beautiful views, but you can sometimes hear fisherman on the beach in the morning"
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    "We had treehouse 7, which had views out over the bay and a sundeck and teahouse which were great for..."
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    "The baobab tree houses are a unique experience but it's a hard choice between those and the garden suite..."
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    "We loved "Moja" (number 1)."
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