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    Chole Mjini Lodge

    Chole island | P.O Box 20, Mafia Island 0637, Tanzania
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    • Excellent89%
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    • Average1%
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    “tree house” (68 reviews)
    “no electricity” (21 reviews)
    “chole” (46 reviews)
    Breakfast included
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    Free Parking
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 151 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We absolutely loved Chole Mjini!! It is situated in a beautiful island with lots of history. The hotel is surrounded by old ruins that interlace perfectly with the houses and vegetation. Every space is very well thought, from the treehouses on top of huge and...More

    1  Thank Susana R
    Response from TanzaniandeVil, Owner at Chole Mjini LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for your kind words Susanna. Please come back again some day and until then may your life be filled with love and laughter, peace and good health.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our four nights at Chole Mjini Lodge gave us the most perfect end to an amazing family holiday in Tanzania. We took two treehouses, No.4 for my wife and I and No. 3 for our three children. Both were wonderful, really comfortable, and the views...More

    Thank richardcobb71
    Response from TanzaniandeVil, Owner at Chole Mjini LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks. I do hope we will see you here again. May peace and love accompany you in the 'real world' until that day. Jean

    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    We had stayed at Chole Mjini 14 years ago for the first time for a great week of diving, excursions and lounging about and absolutely loved it. Then it was just the two of us and we had such a great time that we decided...More

    Thank afmsinclair
    Response from TanzaniandeVil, Owner at Chole Mjini LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for coming back. It was such a pleasure to get reacquainted and discover how our paths keep intersecting in strange ways and to meet your wonderful boys. We certainly hope it won't take 14 years again.

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    Chole Mjini is an unusual and beautiful place to spend time. The hotel experience is unlike any other, cleverly designed to immerse you in the natural surroundings while providing all the hotel comforts you might like. I found it a great place to relax and...More

    Thank Emily T
    Response from TanzaniandeVil, Manager at Chole Mjini LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for choosing us and for your kind words. We do hope you visit again. Getting to know our guests better and the wonderful friendships we have made here over the years are two of the best perks of what we do. Karibu tena....More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    Sleeping in a tree house with an ocean view without a glas window to spoil the full sensation (you can close a curtain if the moon is too bright for you), is a fantastic way to experience nature on this island. Of course we came...More

    Thank Dirk N
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    About
    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$392 - US$737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Pwani Region >
    • Mafia Island
    • Also Known As
    • 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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    "We had a chance to see many treehouses, they are all unique and they all have great things about them."
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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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