Beach lodges & resorts in Mafia Island
Pole Pole is a lovely relaxed beach lodge, set amongst coconut palms and overlooking the calm and sheltered Chole Bay in the ...More about Pole Pole
We stayed at Pole Pole for 5 nights after Safaris in Selous and Ruaha. We wanted somewhere to relax and recuperate after the rigours of 8 days on safari and what a great ... reviews...
Chole Mjini Lodge
Chole Mjini is one of the most original small lodges that we know in Tanzania. Jean and Anne de Villiers established and built ...More about Chole Mjini Lodge
We don't often revisit places but we fell in love with Chole Mjini five years ago. We enjoyed our return visit just as much. Everything was as we remembered; the ... reviews...
Kinasi opened its doors in 1996 onto a beach that is still quiet, on Mafia Island overlooking Chole Bay, within the Mafia Island ...More about Kinasi Lodge
We were looking forward to Kinasi greatly and it was such a disappointment. Our flight and taxi were fine but on arrival at the gates of the marine park it seemed we were ... reviews...
Butiama Beach sits on the west coast of Mafia Island, outside the Rufiji Mafia Kilwa Marine Reserve boundaries, just south of ...More about Butiama Beach
Butiama proved to be the ideal location to wind down for 5 nights after over a week in the Tanzanian bush. The hotel fronts onto a superb sandy beach, and includes comfortable ... reviews...
Thanda Private Island
Close to Mafia Island, 30km off the Tanzanian coast, Thanda Island is a new retreat in the Indian Ocean. Opened in April 2016, it claims an idyllic location and a high level of luxury. The lodge initially plans to be available only on an exclusive basis, to just one group at a time. No one from ...More about Thanda Island