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    Hondo Hondo Udzungwa Forest Tented Camp

    Main Road | Mangula, Kilombero Valley, Udzungwa Mountains National Park 34514, Tanzania
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    1 - 5 of 121 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We overnighted here after doing the Udzungwa trail & were hot & very tired. A really good place to stay. Food , service & rooms are all first rate. Shower is outstanding. Breakfast has to be seen to be believed! Would go back in a...More

    Thank ColinF01
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We only stayed one night after trekking to Sanje waterfall, but this superb place was just where we needed to relax and take in the beautiful landscape. Could not fault the accommodation.....a huge tent with very large bed, very light due to numerous windows in...More

    Thank Nicky F
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The only word that sums up my visit to Hondo Hondo just beneath the Udzungwa mountains is enchanting. The setting, the staff and the variety of animals that saunter past you whilst having one's afternoon g+t made this truly one of my stand out experiences...More

    Thank Adam T
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Had an amazing time at Hondo Hondo, it is the most perfect little getaway from the real world! I stayed a good few nights, some of this was camping in my own tent, other times I treated myself to the luxury bandas. The camping site...More

    Thank Chris W
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A brilliant stay (camping) at Hondo Hondo, great facilities and amazing activites - waterfall hike with a fabulous view and the jungle walk where we saw animals such as monkeys. I enjoyed my stay very much and would love to return!

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    • USD 262 - USD 283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Udzungwa Mountains National Park
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    Amanda R
    5 June 2017|
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    Response from Jerusha W | Reviewed this property |
    For a day trip up to the waterfall 10-30,000 would be a good tip. Last time I was there my young guide was excellent so I gave him 30k. If you do a longer hike it could be 20-40,000 or more. $1 is ~2,200 Tanzanian shillings.
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