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Arusha Planet Lodge

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The entrance from the road to this lodge is not impressive and we were a bit disappointed, but once we were in, we realized it's not as bad as it looked. Friendly staff, good food, and nicely kept grounds. The rooms came with a balcony/terrace....More

Thank Kumari E
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Planet Lodge in Arusha is a great place to have as a base before going on a safari in the Serengeti and nearby areas. It was arranged for me by Kilidove (the tour company I had the safari with). The place is a little bit...More

Thank jaeWALK
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Nice medium priced hotel with lots of amenties and excellent service. Good food, relaxing atmosphere and the best massages. Clean accommodations and convenient location. Two minor cons - need better breakfast coffee (manager to work on that) and church group singing that can be heard...More

Thank PowayGal
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This was a great place to use before, in between and after our major adventures. The staff was first rate, kind and attentive. I would recommend this hotel to anyone traveling through Arusha. The cottages were comfortable and showers perfect. He meals were delicious and...More

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Great place recommended our tour company Good Earth. It offers a very relaxing space to spend a couple of days. The staff is extremely friendly and welcoming. They go above and beyond to make sure that you are comfortable and happy. The facilities are not...More

Thank Pierre B
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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
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Air Conditioning
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USD 85 - USD 278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Arusha
#5 Business Hotel in Arusha
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 85 - USD 278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Arusha
#5 Business Hotel in Arusha
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Stephanie E
22 November 2017|
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Response from Joanne F | Reviewed this property |
yes, you can get taxi and small vans and bus shuttles at the airport. Some are 10,000 tsh if you have shillings. If they know you are a visitor they will say $. taxi are expensive since it is over an hour to Arusha. I... More
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Stephanie E
22 November 2017|
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Response from ITOUMK | Reviewed this property |
I’m not a hotel staff, I stayed at this hotel. It’s located on the edge of Arusha ( an hour drive) it’s around 40 dollars. You can ask the hotel to order for you but it probably will be more expensive. Try to ask a driver we... More
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Macomo
28 July 2017|
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Response from jly75zhs | Reviewed this property |
Yes, some of the rooms have 2 beds, and some even have 3 twins. You just need to be clear when making the reservation what you want.
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"Room 21 was a lovely, spacious room with a queen sized bed and large bathroom."
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"Close to main lodge"
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"All rooms are detached bungalows, very nice and private"
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"Two rooms I stayed in were identical."
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