Pole Pole Lodge in Mafia Island

Pole Pole Lodge in Mafia Island is an Exclusive but not pretentious accommodation in Mafia Island, with a warm but discrete atmosphere, Pole Pole is perfect both for those looking for quiet and relaxation after a safari and for the sea lovers that simply cannot have enough of sailing and exploring islets and sandbanks. Romantic but not corny, it is the ideal getaway for honeymooners thanks to its special inspired service.

Seven bungalow suites, perfectly blended with the surrounding tropical garden, overlook the infinite hues of blue of Chole Bay, the core of Mafia Island Marine Park.

The rooms are furnished with carved and antique pieces, Twin and double beds are available and an extra bed can be provided. Two bungalows are family type with two rooms separated by the bathroom and a small corridor for privacy. The large private verandahs are furnished with a Zanzibari bed, chairs, table and an armchair. Each bungalow is self - contained, the bathroom is spacious and comfortable.
The cuisine is a combination of diverse culinary traditions and cultures, with an Italian style touch of class. Swahili dinners are served once a week or on request.

Pole Pole organises different types of activities or excursions: by boat, by 4x4 car or walking and light trekking. The activities in the marine park are scuba diving, snorkelling, sailing and visiting the local villages. Boat excursions and picnics to isolated islets, sandbanks or islands are arranged every day, according to the tide. In addition to the wonders of its reefs that make it a world class diving destination, Mafia Island reserves to divers and snorkelers the rare experience of swimming with whale sharks