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    Chole Mjini Lodge

    Chole island | P.O Box 20, Mafia Island 0637, Tanzania
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          • Excellent89%
          • Very good7%
          • Average1%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          “tree house” (80 reviews)
          “chole” (43 reviews)
          Breakfast included
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          11 - 15 of 147 reviews

          Reviewed 20 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 4 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

          2  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 25 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
          Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

          We came to Chole following a week of an amazing safari. We had a group of 8 divers and we were ready for some time in the water and on the island. My friend and I were in Treehouse 2. Overall, it was a wonderful...More

          1  Thank Erin R
          Response from TanzaniandeVil, Owner at Chole Mjini LodgeResponded 22 February 2016

          Thank you for taking the time to review our lodge. I'm just sorry I had to leave to join Anne in Cape Town just after you arrived and so missed what sounds like a lot of fun. It's very gratifying to hear that are staff...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
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          • USD 440 - USD 606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • Tanzania >
          • Pwani Region >
          • Mafia Island
          • Also Known As
          • Chole Mjini Hotel Mafia Island
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          Vasdoc
          Hello, we would be flying from Dar. Do you pick up at the Mafia island airport? Thank you
          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
          Do you cater for 2 family groups , totalling 12 adults for Christmas 2017 Richard
          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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