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Songota Falls Lodge

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Dining (20)
Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“banana soup”(12 reviews)
“homemade juices”(3 reviews)
“an amazing cook”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was amazing and the owner was incredibly kind. After having a rather rough trip in Tanzania that resulted in a hospital trip, Joyce was kind enough to take care of me until I left for my shuttle to Kenya. She brought some of...More

Thank Sammi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Songota for a night after our safari. It was a little hard to get to (make sure you have a 4 wheel drive car/land cruiser), but it was well worth the trip. The grounds are immaculate and beautiful. You have great cliff-side...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This is truly one of the nicest lodges I have ever stayed. The views are breathtaking, on the foothills of the mountain overlooking the Songoya Falls. Every room is an individual building with a private bathroom. The rooms are beautiful and well kept. One of...More

1  Thank Spencer R
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Songota Falls Lodge is a beautiful place. I have stayed here on 5 occasions, every one of which was wonderful. Joyce, the owner, is very friendly and accommodating, and an amazing cook. The rooms are very comfortable (in a rustic kind of way). If you...More

Thank Cheetaah2
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We were staying for 3 nights at the Songota Falls Lodge and enjoyed it a lot! Joyce has built up a paradise close to Arusha so if you want to organize tours or Safaris in Arusha but also want to relax and stay in the...More

Thank sophiekliem
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About
Number of rooms
5
Price range
USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Number of rooms
5
Price range
USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Number of rooms
5
Price range
USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
USD 45 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
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Traveller (183)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (20)
Pool & Beach (2)
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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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"Great view to all rooms including the dining area."
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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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