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    Rhotia Valley Tented Lodge

    Rhotia Valley Road | 5 Km Off the Main Road Arusha - Serengeti, Karatu, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 5 February 2015

    We stayed here one night in Jan. It is situated high and has a beautiful view of terraced fields in the day and well lit township in front at night. The tent is clean, well presented with all amenities. Hot water bag in the night...More

    Thank Indaus
    Response from FrancescoVP, Manager at Rhotia Valley Tented LodgeResponded 21 February 2015

    Dear Indaus, Thank you for your honest and precious feedback ! Following your opinion, we have started to diversify more the food for our vegetarian guests (also reducing the quantity of mashed potatoes). We apologize for the butter, we have now instructed our chefs to...More

    Reviewed 8 January 2015

    We stayed at Rhotia with 2 families during Xmas. Nice family tents with a warm shower, a beautiful garden, good restaurant, nice swimming pool, good service, games for the kids and very friendly hosts.

    Thank familyAmersfoort
    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    What a wonderful place to stay. Although we had only one night here it was just amazing. The accommodation is excellent, with spacious and well appointed lodges. The food was really nice, and there is an opportunity to sit and have a drink round the...More

    Thank GreedyCat2013
    Reviewed 21 December 2014

    A place where time slows down, beautiful views, caring staff who manage the lodge and attend the clients with detail and a personal touch. Great location for visiting the Ngorogoro crater, Tarangire NP, Manyara NP, as well as the Serengeti. The tents cater to privacy...More

    Thank Niki F
    Reviewed 1 December 2014

    It was our less favorite lodge during our trip to Tanzania. They are so Dutch. You really do not feel welcome. Our impression is very negative. We also do not understand how they are able to get such good reviews. It is old fashioned, poor...More

    1  Thank Hans S
    Response from FrancescoVP, Guest Relations Manager at Rhotia Valley Tented LodgeResponded 12 November 2015

    Dear Hans, Thank you for reviewing Rhotia Valley Lodge. For what concerns the water in the tents, we work with solar heaters and it takes a few minutes for the hot water to reach the shower from the tank. That is why we ask guests...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 246 - USD 346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Karatu
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    15 July 2017|
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    Response from Mmerlot | Reviewed this property |
    Hi January was OK. Keep in mind the lodge is not that close to the crater gate and serengeti. It takes a couple of hours to get to the crater so we opted for a camp on the rim, more expensive but worth the money in my... More
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    "Tented rooms are all very comfortable"
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    "Tents either face the Ngorongoro Forest or farms in Rhotia Valley."
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    "ask for a tent with forest view"
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    "all rooms seem very good with a nice view on the surrounding area"
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