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Arusha Planet Lodge

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Very generous and accommodating. I liked some chocolate and tea that are not available in my country and they were very happy to give me some to take back home. Special thanks to Sam and Neema who are the most fun receptionists. Sam particularly helped...More

Thank Mona H
Response from PlanetLodges, Director of Sales at Arusha Planet LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Mona H, Thank you for writing about your recent stay with us. I am glad you found our Front Office Team to be very helpful and some of the "most fun receptionists"... we do our best to ensure guests enjoy their stay with us....More

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Great place for our group with great friendly service. Tha rooms were very clean and the food was delicious and very abundant. Pool was nice for afternoons. The servers were very helpful and very friendly.

Thank Joanne F
Response from PlanetLodges, Director of Sales at Arusha Planet LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you Joanne F, We truly enjoy having you all here. We hope to see you again in the years to follow. Karibuni sana! Eva for Arusha Planet Lodge Team

Reviewed 12 September 2017

This hotel is small but wonderful with little separate bungalows instead of a traditional hotel room. The staff is so kind and welcoming. We ate all our meals here and were pleasantly surprised by the quality and variety. One night there was a buffet (with...More

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Response from PlanetLodges, Director of Sales at Arusha Planet LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

Dear halle20162016, Thank you for taking time to write about your recent stay with us. You are right, we are getting great feedback on massages and I am glad to know you enjoyed yours too. We appreciate your kind words. Asante sana rafiki! Eva for...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Arusha is a city of three-quarters of a million people, a center for government and NGO offices in a peaceful East African democracy. It's a busy place, daunting to get around. Planet Lodge with its walled garden, freestanding rooms and open dining room is an...More

Thank Nina C
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
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#5 Business Hotel in Arusha
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 77 - USD 137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#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 Beth R | Reviewed this property |
We used a transfer arranged by our trekking company. If you have pre-arranged a tour ask your in-country point of contact. I also noticed drivers for hire waiting at the airport which could be an option for you
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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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"Get good directions from Arusha before you go looking for this hotel."
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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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