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    Songota Falls Lodge

    1134, Arusha, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good15%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Paid Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 200 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed two nights -- one on our way to points west, and one upon our return, before driving back to Tanga. This was the perfect place for us. Joyce is lovely and warm, and kind to our children. Her staff is also so helpful....More

    Thank michelleelvy
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We enjoy the village surrounding with happy children. The lodge has a feeling of country house where you feel belonged to the community rather than big lodge in the city. The lodge offer greet view of savannah plain from it lush green Mt.Meru foothills. As...More

    Thank Lelo M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I took my family to Songota for a weekend dinner and we enjoyed the meals. It is a very good place for overnight and meals. Joyce made a very good African dish for us. I highly recommend Songota Falls

    Thank Charokiwa
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    We have spent 2 nights in this fabulous lodge during our vacation in Tanzania. The lady is very kind and she cooks very well (try to have dinner at the lodge if you have the chance!) The rooms are cozy and clean and the surrounding...More

    Thank Allyrm85
    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    We love this place. It is a very peaceful place up the hills of Arusha. The bungalows are very colourful and clean. The afrikan owner Joyce built this place without support. She just had a vision of a place of her own after years of...More

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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Arusha
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    Barbara C
    27 July 2015|
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    Response from joesindorf | Reviewed this property |
    This doesn't appear to be a fully stated question... try again and people here can help you.
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    Chitranganie M
    2 July 2015|
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    Response from joesindorf | Reviewed this property |
    The lodge will provide transport for you. This is how my wife and I arrived. Just let them know with some advance warning so they can plan -- and they will pick you up.
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    Seme L
    26 June 2015|
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    Response from Claudia R | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Seme: You can contact Joyce at jdkimaro with the gmail address. Songota is also listed at booking and airb&b. Enjoy and please give my regards to Joyce.
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    "All rooms have a good view"
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    "its all the same in teh few avilable rooms"
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    "this is not the Hilton, it is Africa, but all the rooms are well appointed and none is better than the next."
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    "All rooms are private bungalows."
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