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“wine cellar”(28 reviews)
“lake manyara”(35 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

This is just the best hotel we have ever stayed in our entiere life. Everything is perfect. You come inside and you feel to be in the latest home architect interior decoration book/magazine. Garden is beautifull, decoration is on every single detail. Service is just...More

1  Thank tarangire
Reviewed 30 October 2014

What a fantastic little lodge in Karatu, off the beaten track just outside (a few miles) the Ngorogoro gate. The grounds and landscaping is really well done and so beautifully maintained with large green lawned areas with large palm trees and bougainvillea. It really is...More

1  Thank Duran B
Reviewed 24 October 2014

During our 15 day Tanzania safaris trip in October 2014, we stayed at the Plantation Lodge for 2 nights, got upgraded to the "Farm House", 2 bedroom, 2 bathrooms villa. Very friendly and welcoming staff. Cuisine was excellent and had full vegetarian meals. When returning...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Stayed 2 nights at Plantation on 4th and 8th October. On arrival the first time, we were told we were being upgraded to a suite right next to the main restaurant and bar area :o) The staff was very welcoming especially the manager. The suite...More

1  Thank Doda2010
Reviewed 13 October 2014

I brought my 19 year old grand-daughter with me to Tanzania and wanted to break her into Africa gently (we were continuing on after 3 nights to the Asilia tented Camps in the Serengeti). We were warmly welcomed upon our arrival, and we very pleasantly...More

1  Thank Charleen R
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Pool
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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Airport Transportation
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Breakfast Available
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Gypsyfootprints
16 July 2016|
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Response from mtuguti | Reviewed this property |
They can arrange transport as they did this for me and it took approximately 2.5 hrs
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DonnaG289
18 October 2015|
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Response from CamillaTPL | Property representative |
Most people that stay at Plantation lodge book through a tour operator who will arrange airport collection and transfers they will also book all your safaris Plantation Lodge is conveniently located close to lake Manyara... More
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renee94903
4 October 2014|
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Response from Camilla H |
Yes they do - it's slow but available free of charge
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"All good based on our experience and walk around the gardens"
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"All lovely"
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"Farmhouse for families"
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