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Arumeru River Lodge

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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsdik dikguinea fowlkilimanjaro airporttraveled with another couplefirst nighttwo nightslong flightgrounds are beautifulfun to watchminute drive from the airportgreat bedrelaxing startindividual cabinsnorthern circuitnice gardengreat place to startgreat pool
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

It's a great place to recover after a long flight or an exciting safari. It's very close to the airport so you can go there directly after your flight. There is a really nice pool for relaxing and swimming and there is a very big...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We started our Tanzania experience here. It was the perfect spot to acclimate to Africa - we loved everything about it. The grounds were beautiful, the rooms comfortable, staff gracious and welcoming. Food was good. Pool freezing but the kids still enjoyed it! The animal...More

Thank jstwil
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Arumeru River Lodge was a nice lodge. The room was clean and the gardens well maintained and full of little animals. Great bed for sleeping. Staff were friendly. Breakfast was great but dinner wasn’t that great. I would stay again.

Thank Steve5691
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was our fifth northern circuit Tanzanian safari, and on each previous occasion we had stayed the first night in a different lodge. Arumeru had proved our favorite -- we'll likely return on our next visit! The rooms are clean, cozy, and very comfortable, with...More

2  Thank sandyleelee
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We stayed here on the first and last night of our safari. On the first night it was almost midnight by the time we got to the lodge due to a delayed flight and the staff of the hotel were waiting for us for dinner...More

1  Thank theexcalibre
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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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USD 196 - USD 328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
USD 196 - USD 328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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dddoalson
18 July 2017|
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Response from TanzaniaTravellers | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is lots of options in the area - check out local markets, learn something about coffee, you can go horse riding, there is even a golf course close by. Sure that the lodge will help you to organize. Arusha from my... More
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10 October 2016|
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Response from Giorgio C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, regrettably no clue of the cost. our transportation was organised by the tour operator but I confirm it is half an hour drive approximately
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15 June 2016|
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Response from Cheryl Y | Reviewed this property |
If you were with a Safari company, they would pick you up and drop you at the lodge. If you're traveling on your own, you'll probably need to find transportation to the lodge from the airport. You might want to ask... More
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"Find a room with a sunny porch as you are at altitude here and rooms are built to be cool."
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"You are at the mercy of hotel staff - go with the flow and smile."
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"all rooms are quiet; several are down by the old River bed and her somewhat better"
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"I'm guessing they're all identical, so proximity to the lodge might be the only consideration for..."
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