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Ilboru Safari Lodge

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Berlin, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

was a nice place to start and end our safari , the stuff was friendly and the restaurant was also good , pool is nice place to relaxe the rooms are real great enough for two persons we would come back again

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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were two couples who needed a place to stay in Arusha while on transit after mountain hikes. I have stayed at Ilboru several times previously and find this a great place to stay for a night or two. The lodge lies a few kilometres from the city centre and this in no disadvantage unless you really have plans to... More 

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Kufstein
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

all was perfect . The rooms was clean,warm and coldwater and the service in the restaurant was very friendly. The berakfast was good sorted and the Dinner was very good cocked, and the beer was cold! If i should return to Arusha, i will come to you again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

PRO : the room are ok the pool is ok the restaurant is very good, tastefull and local food the breakfast buffet is too english for continental people CONS : the plumbing in the room really need some fixing ! Water temperature of the pool is cold ! but it was a good break between 2 safaris

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Stoughton, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a wonderful stay at this lodge. The owner and staff were very attentive to my every need. Rooms are very comfortable, clean and had mosquito netting. Very few bugs! Food and waitstaff was very good.

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Cullompton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow! What an amazing place to stay! We were so pleased to see it after a long journey from the UK. The bumpy road is all part of the experience and made our days all the more interesting! The coach drivers do a great job getting us there! The staff are all fabulous which is a credit to Anneliese the... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is just the place you want after a safari or climb. The service is great, beds comfortable, quiet, fairly good internet and a lovely refreshing pool. It's not close to downtown but if you want a place to regroup, this is it.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ilboru Safari Lodge keeps getting better and better. The restaurant has been redone, some of the rooms renovated and redecorated and there is now some evening entertainment in the form of a troupe of guys who do dancing, acrobatics, juggling, contortionist stuff and some other circus things. They really are funand well worth a watch! This is the best place... More 

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Heesch, The Netherlands
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The lodge was very good. The Rooms where located in small houses. They had a nice beds and an average shower. The food for dinner and breakfast was very good! The hotel staf was very helpfull! Whe had a nice stay!

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Beautiful lodges, the most delicious buffet spread of food for every meal, friendly staff, an amazing pool, and all set in a quiet location on the back streets - exactly what you need after climbing Mt Kilimanjaro

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Ilboru Safari Lodge

Address: P.O. Box 8012, Arusha, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Number of rooms: 18
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“There are some rooms nearer the main hotel, however mine was at the far side, a bit of a stroll if you forgot something but a very good!”
 of 5 bubbles Alison080558, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I was in a double room”
 of 5 bubbles 51mariev, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room next to the pool”
 of 5 bubbles us3345632, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Comfortable, rather old but very clean. ”
 of 5 bubbles U8394MJlouiseg, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“no tip; I do not recommend to go there”
 of 5 bubbles vincentv220, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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