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Ras Kutani

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“plunge pool”(18 reviews)
“our honeymoon”(30 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We spent 4 nights at this hotel, after safari, we spent our first night is a very basic leaky African style lodge, uneven floor which is covered by as matts on top of sand . It was raining the first night and we got wet...More

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Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 11 December 2017

Dear Prim, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review. I am very sorry that you were unable to have the normal special experience that we try and give our clients due to the weather. Unfortunately we experienced unusually heavy rains...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We began our honeymoon at Ras Kutani and it was so perfect we knew we had to go back. Just celebrated our 10 year anniversary there and it was just as glorious as the first time. Gorgeous settings, fantastic staff and marvellous food. Thanks so...More

Thank Caroline T
Response from Smallworldmarketing, Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 5 December 2017

Dear Caroline, Thank you for this wonderful review. We are delighted to hear you had a glorious stay and that the staff made you feel so welcome! We also hope coming back to Ras Kutani brought you back some fond memories from your honeymoon 10...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

From the moment I took off my shoes at your entrance to the moment I reluctantly put them back on the day u left I felt completely relaxed. After 9 days exiting but busy safaris it was the perfect ending to our special 50th anniversary...More

Thank Brenda B
Response from Smallworldmarketing, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you so much for choosing Ras Kutani to spend your very special holiday. It is the perfect place to unwind after 9 days on safari. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for mentioning our team's care of you...I...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Ras Kutani was our first stop on our amazing honeymoon in Tanzania. After a long flight we arrived and were greeted so warmly. We loved crossing the lagoon on boat and the minute we walked in our shoulders dropped and we felt instantly relaxed after...More

Thank ghenderson1
Response from Smallworldmarketing, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you so much for choosing Ras Kutani to start your very special holiday. It is the perfect place to unwind and relax before embarking on a safari adventure. Perhaps we can welcome you back again for your 10th wedding anniversary?!! Karibu Tena The Selous...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Luxury, the jewel of the Dar es Salaam coast line, Ras Kutani is just stunning. It was some seven or eight years ago that we found Ras and enjoyed a week in suite one. That unit sits high on the hill but passing years and...More

Thank MalmesburyDave
Response from Smallworldmarketing, Public Relations Manager at Ras KutaniResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experiences at Ras Kutani - we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. I'm glad you enjoyed the different dinner locations...its always nice to surprise our guests with new dining experiences! Thank you...More

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stushy2016
30 August 2017|
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Response from diverdoc | Reviewed this property |
All rooms are spacious. Suite gives more privacy and a plunge pool, which is nice. They also are higher up so involve a number of steps to get there.
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stushy2016
5 August 2017|
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Response from mikebcornish | Reviewed this property |
I might be too late to help but if you want any chance of wifi in your room you need the room closest to the swimming pool. Apart from that definitely go for one of the rooms overlooking the lagoon.
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zMelz
16 June 2017|
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Response from Lyndsey F | Property representative |
Hi Mel The ocean is perfect for swimming and with our permanent tide you can swim all day even during low tide which differs from several other beach resorts in Tanzania. We are open water with fun waves to boogie board on... More
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"all fab locations"
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"if there are no mobility issues then go for the rooms on the hill"
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"Room 5 next to the pool area and WiFi was fine with good view over the lagoon and the visiting Kites, Fish..."
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"check first if kids are allowed"
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