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    Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary

    Arusha-Moshi Road | Usa River, Arusha P.O.Box 2747, Tanzania
    011 255 689 706 760
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    “guinea fowl” (5 reviews)
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    Reviewed 11 April 2016

    Set in beautiful, peaceful and lush surroundings, the lodge was a great place to relax after a very long flight. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The room was beautifully clean and comfortable and the food was excellent. I would certainly return again if...More

    Thank Sharmus
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 13 April 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, its so rewarding to receive such positive feedback. We hope to host you again in the future. Once again, Asante sana

    Reviewed 6 April 2016

    As an Arusha resident, Mount Meru Game Lodge is one of my favourite places in the area for a chill out day. The food is very good (try the Tikka Masala, it's out of this world!) and the beer is reasonably priced too. One of...More

    2  Thank Adam W
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 8 April 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. The chicken tikka masala is my favorite dish too. We hope you continue to enjoy the property.

    Reviewed 1 April 2016

    We loved this lodge the moment I walk in. The lodge is placed on a wonderful plot with garden , lake and lovely life of animals all around you, lots of space. To sit by the lake and enjoy a sundowner and watch the colabus...More

    Thank 970rita
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 2 April 2016

    It was a pleasure having you here, we hope to see you again in the near future. Thank you for leaving us such a positive review. Salaams from all of us at the Mount Meru Game Lodge

    Reviewed 27 March 2016

    Nice hotel in extensive, lush gardens. Lovely to see - and hear - the Colobus monkeys and to be visited by an ostrich and zebras. Not sure about the crocodile and porcupines in enclosures though. The owners are very committed to the guests's experience and...More

    Thank CPhillipson
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 28 March 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a positive review. I totally agree with you about the crocodile and porcupines. You maybe happy to hear that they are being relocated to a large wildlife sanctuary in southern Tanzania. We hope to see you...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2016

    Our expectations were not very high having read earlier reviews, but what a misconception that was! The lodge and wildlife sanctuary are now back in the hands of the family that started it back in 1959, as of January 2016. Zummi, the manager is the...More

    Thank Alan C
    Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 28 March 2016

    Its so rewarding for us to receive such a positive review, thank you. We looking forward to sitting with you around the new fire place someday in the near future. My regards to your family. Thanks again

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • USD 182 - USD 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Abhay D
    7 September 2016|
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    Response from lorsnsteve | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can see quite a few of the National Parks from here and book when you get there or book in advance.
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    jantoby1
    12 September 2015|
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    Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. Mosquitoes are not a problem at the lodge year round. We do realise that this can be a concern for guests coming to Africa so all of our beds are fitted with mosquito nets and all of our rooms... More
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    13 April 2015|
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    Please note that Nico Lawson is the Sales & Marketing Manager of Intimate Places and that his reply 28 days ago is the official response from the company.
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