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Irente Biodiversity Reserve

West Usambara Mountains, Lushoto, Tanzania
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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        Traveller (24)
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        Overview
        • Excellent69%
        • Very good18%
        • Average6%
        • Poor1%
        • Terrible3%
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        “irente farm” (20 reviews)
        “yogurt” (12 reviews)
        “bread” (13 reviews)
        Free Parking
        Breakfast included
        Restaurant
        Room Service
        Internet
        Air Conditioning
        Pool
        Non-Smoking Rooms
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        Swiss Farm Cottage
        35 reviews
        #1 of 1 hotels in Lushoto
         
        Lawns Hotel
        99 reviews
        #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Lushoto
         
        Avocado Lodge
        34 reviews
        #3 of 23 Speciality lodging in Lushoto
         
        Mkuzu Creek Resort and Camping Site
        3 reviews
        #7 of 23 Speciality lodging in Lushoto
         
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        1 - 5 of 86 reviews

        Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

        Not perfect, but close. The campsite and facilites are super decent, and offer a good base to explore the hiking trails nearby. The farm lunch is very nice, and local staff are great. Foreign owners are a bit odd and don't treat their staff very...More

        Thank DaveBMar
        Reviewed 17 April 2017

        Great home stay, great food, friendly staff, whole range of activities on offer. We have stayed last October for couple of nights and it was very pleasant escape from oppressive coastal heat. Rooms are spacious, well insulated, food is home cooked with bit of German...More

        Thank jirih74
        Response from ethiopianwott, Manager at Irente Biodiversity Reserve

        thanks jiri.....it was a pleasure hosting michelle and you....special at that time as you know.....many thanks!!!!!!!........shame we will not have you around for the soon to come big w-party....looking forward meeting you end of 2017......!!!!!!!!!

        Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

        We differ in what we think this place deserves, my wife and I. She says 4/5,and argue 3/5. The truth is probably somewhere in between. To be fair, this place has all the potential of a great retreat. But it falls on the finish line...More

        Thank Johan S
        Response from ethiopianwott, Manager at Irente Biodiversity Reserve

        many thanks for your review.....and your suggestions.....we are looking forward welcoming you and your family again....

        Reviewed 26 March 2017

        Nothing worse than visiting a place where the manager / owner, who's foreign, treats their staff horrendously, who're locals. Disgusting really. She wasn't particularly friendly to us either. I can't justify supporting people like this. We camped for the 2 nights we had paid for,...More

        Thank Haig B
        Reviewed 2 March 2017

        Good things - wonderful scenery. Room was basic but comfortable-ish. Showers were hot. Food was plentiful but a bit dull. Breakfast was ample, the homemade jams were excellent. Whist we appreciate that staff require advance notice to prepare food, timings were inflexible and considering everything...More

        Thank Jetandpearly
        Response from ethiopianwott, Manager at Irente Biodiversity Reserve

        many thanks for your review......i am very sorry you did not find you were looking for ...as well as the school kids on their school trip disturbed you.....and the noises from a wedding nearby....we are surely taking all your complains seriously and will work on...More

        Swiss Farm Cottage
        35 reviews
        #1 of 1 hotels in Lushoto
         
        Lawns Hotel
        99 reviews
        #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Lushoto
         
        Avocado Lodge
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        #3 of 23 Speciality lodging in Lushoto
         
        Mkuzu Creek Resort and Camping Site
        3 reviews
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        • Tanga Region >
        • Lushoto
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        Room Tips
        "Don't take Tambwe because of the smoke."
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        "Backpackers accomodation had rooms 5 min from reception, but were great with good hot shower"
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        "There are rooms all over the farm. Camping is great and right next to the restaurant."
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        "Avoid the 'backpackers' building if you're travelling with young kids as it is quite a distance..."
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