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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bauhaus style”(6 reviews)
“sun deck”(5 reviews)
“whiskey bar”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star Hotel
The new design lodge is situated at a height of 1300m on the foothills of Mt. Kilimanjaro and it is just a few minutes away from Machame Gate, the entrance to the Kilimanjaro National Park. The small bustling town of Moshi, which is roughly 20km from the lodge, can be reached easily...
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Location and contact
Machame Road, Moshi, Tanzania
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17.4 miles to Kilimanjaro Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like the title says...this is pretty much the most perfect place to stay when in the Kilimanjaro area. As a solo traveller...it can get lonely sometimes...not at Kaliwa, Thomas welcomed me like family to the point where I got emotional when leaving. On checking in...More

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Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 1 April 2018

My wife and I stayed at Kaliwa for a few days before our Mt. Kilimanjaro trek and a couple of days after. I am not exaggerating by saying we both described it as "paradise." The lodge felt like home, which is credit to the work...More

Thank Helder M
Response from KaliwaLodge, Manager at Kaliwa LodgeResponded 4 April 2018

It was such a pleasure to have you here. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. The staff is very proud about your lovely comment. Warm regards, Thomas

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kaliwa Lodge is beautiful! I was there for a weekend while in Arusha for a few weeks. The food was great, the rooms and grounds were so nicely designed, and the deck overlooking the mountain is just spectacular. You can spend ages just sitting and...More

Thank Gatto3579
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Wonderful lodge with very friendly staff. Thanks to Thomas and his team. Very nice and clean rooms. Breakfast was simple but well prepared. Had a fantastic view of Mount Kilimanjaro. Wish we could have had an extra day.

Thank zaintas2018
Response from KaliwaLodge, Manager at Kaliwa LodgeResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks for your visit. You are always welcome at Kaliwa Lodge. Kind regards, Thomas

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Could not have been happier with our two nights in this delightful remote lodge slap-bang between Kilimanjaro airport and Moshi. We used the lodge as a relaxation spot to help us wind down pre safari and this place was just the ticket. Thomas and his...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Restaurant
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US$99 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$99 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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IngemarBj
12 June 2018|
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Response from KaliwaLodge | Property representative |
Hello Ingemar, we are on 1300 meters above sea level. Would be happy to see you here - you are very welcome.
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Sara P
14 May 2017|
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Response from KaliwaLodge | Property representative |
Dear Sara, how are you there? It is a long wooden bridge over Weru Weru river. Stable, but challenging, because it is long, high up and has some missing planks. It is approximately a 15 min.walk from Kaliwa Lodge. Let me... More
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Amy B
4 October 2015|
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Hello Amy, we have one family bungalow with a king size and a queen size bed. If this would be enough for you, than we ca. Otherwise your would have to spleep in different bungalows, but I think, the kids are to young for... More
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"Head to the deck at the crack of dawn, for the most epic sunrise in your life, and when the mountain is the..."
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"no bad rooms at this place"
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"Try to stay away from the units close to the neighbors as you will get some road traffic"
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