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Kiboko Lodge

Ngurdoto Village, Arusha, Tanzania
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Kiboko Lodge is run by ex-street kids. If this inspires you to stay, great, you won't be disappointed. If this concerns you, then still go, it will change your pre-conceptions and you'll have a great stay. The guys are professional, friendly, speak perfect English and...More

Thank Richard L
Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Richard, Thanks so much for your comment about your stay at Kiboko Lodge. We are happy that you liked the services from our former students of Watoto Foundation in Makumira. It is true that Kiboko Lodge is well located in the community of Ngurdoto...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I live in Arusha. This was our fifth time to Kiboko Lodge. This time we had the privilege to meet WF Founder Noud van Hout. As always we were warmly welcomed back by the staff. We are so very proud of these...More

Thank Joann N
Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Joann, Very good to read that you took the time to write about your stay at our "bird's paradise" Kiboko Lodge and that you appreciate our services. It is indeed very special to have you for the fifth time at Kiboko Lodge where we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long drive we arrived in Kiboko's beautiful lodge. It were 3 beautiful days. We visited the village, cooked with the people, visited the watoto project and connect with amazing people SIlas and Cosmas. Fantastic! The whole staff was extremely friendly and really did...More

Thank Joost C
Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Karlijn, dear Joost, Thank you so much for the positive review, we always try to make our guests as happy as possible with good service, being friendly and serving good food. Please inform your friends about our Lodge which has a truly African setting...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is so inspiring to stay at Kiboko Lodge, knowing that all the men working here are ex street boys and doing a FANTASTIC job. The service is great, the friendliness, they speak excellent english, Frank the manager is very professional and will take you...More

Thank Monika F
Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Monika, Thanks for your nice review and good to hear that you appreciate also the visit of our main Foundation center in Makumira, where our students get 4 years education also for the hospitality Industry. It is true that we aim to offer a...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

There are many superlatives appropriate to this place. It is a well conceived and cozy haven with wonderful views of Mt. Meru, mesmerizing bird sounds, and a faraway "jungle" kind of atmosphere. The staff are sweet, helpful, and genuine, and they provide first-rate service. (The...More

Thank FauxFamily
Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Mike, Thank you very much for your comment on your stay at Kiboko Lodge. Every body was happy with you and we really hope one day you will visit again Frank and his team

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
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  • 21
  • Location
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  • Arusha Region >
  • Arusha
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WanderLust M
18 January 2016|
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Response from WanderLust M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. In the evening in your room. Throughout the day behind the main desk.
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Frank B
21 July 2014|
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Response from jimdavisAtlanta | Reviewed this property |
Hi Frank..was there in May..this lodge was not an upscale lodge like the SOPA's or Sarena's but it has some unusual characteristics. It is basic with small buildings which contain two units each. The setting is wonderful... More
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"Simba House is very private and offers a good view of the pond area."
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"Simba room is close to the grasslands and very private."
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"take the village walk, look at the stars at night, have breakfast early to see the most wildlife and get the..."
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"All rooms are equally good."
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