Pole Pole

“A stunning eco-resort in the heart of Mafia Island”
Budget level: High-End
When to Go
All year
Property Type
Zanzibar & Mafia Island
Kids Min Age

Exclusive and yet unpretentious, with a peaceful and private atmosphere, Pole Pole is perfect both for those looking for relaxation after a safari and for the ocean-lovers who just can’t get enough of diving, sailing, islets and sandbanks.

Pole Pole blends in seamlessly with the natural surrounding whilst overlooking the breathtaking Chole Bay, the core of Mafia Island Marine Park. It is considered to be one of the most exclusive eco-resorts in the world and balances luxury with the respect for local culture and the environment. The ideal base for exploring the underwater wonders of Mafia Island, with a touch of style.

Pole Pole has seven bungalow suites which blend into the surrounding tropical landscape and all have views overlooking the Chole Bay. Each bungalow has a large outside veranda with handmade furniture to enjoy the stunning vistas. Each bungalow is also accompanied by a large comfortable bathroom.  Two of the bungalows are in a family setup with the two rooms being separated by a bathroom and a small corridor.

The main communal areas consist of a beautiful pool surrounded by a lush tropical garden with a bar incorporated in the pools decking for convenience. In the surrounds of the garden is the soothing Alasiri spa which offers a range of massages. Pole Pole is also highly praised for its cuisine which can be enjoyed in the intimate atmosphere of the restaurant.

Included in the rate of Pole Pole is a range of complimentary excursions but they can also organize a host of other activities in the area. There is lots to see and do on Mafia and its waters so ensure you have ample time to enjoy it all!

One of the biggest attractions to Mafia, apart from its world class diving, is swimming with the gentle Whale Sharks. A seasonal activity that is no to be missed!

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