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Tarangire Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent67%
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  • Average5%
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“the river”(150 reviews)
“awesome view”(21 reviews)
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Reviewed 24 October 2013

Amazing views, great food, can sit outside and watch nature pass you by like the herd of tembo that where blowing their trumpets. At night we could hear the lions snuffing and roaring. The tented accommodation is well above average and everything you could wish...More

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Response from sophiesimonson, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded 25 October 2013

Jambo the_globtrotters! We love your happy review and all the stars to go with it! = ) Happy you enjoyed the view, your accommodation and the subject of your review. = ) "Karibu tena. Karibu sana." "Asante sana"!! A.Simonson

Reviewed 24 October 2013

Of the places we stayed on our safari, this was the most unique. From the open air layout of the main areas to listening to the lions roaring in the middle of the night, this was an excellent experience that I'll always remember. If you're...More

Thank Ryan L
Response from sophiesimonson, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded 25 October 2013

Jambo Ryan L, Thank you so much for sharing your description of our set up here. = ) Indeed it is not "camping" nor is it 5 star. (We prefer for our guests to feel comfortable and at ease.) Pity that some prefer to be...More

Reviewed 23 October 2013

Our family stayed at TSL for two nights and we were very impressed with the lodge. There are two kinds of buildings: tents and bungalows. We recommend the bungalows if you have a daughter like ours who was worried about the lions coming into the...More

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Response from sophiesimonson, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded 25 October 2013

Jambo 3_ready_travellers, Thank you for the wonderful review! = ) Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay & our staff here. Sorry for the "parking lot' feel since normally there is only 1 vehicle there "for emergencies" Thankful you pointed that out. (Most do like...More

Reviewed 21 October 2013

The first thing you will notice when you walk into the main area of the lodge is the view. It is breathtaking. The lodge is located within the park and consists of a main stone building where you can sit, relax and enjoy the views...More

Thank beccal72
Response from sophiesimonson, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded 25 October 2013

Jambo beccal72, Thank you so much for the reveiw! Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay & our staff. = ) Sorry you missed good water pressure when most are commenting on how good it is. We do prefer guests informing us immediately so we...More

Reviewed 18 October 2013

We recently stayed here (july 2013) while on our Safari in Africa. Wonderful lodging. My wife calls it "Glam-camping" Large tents on concrete floors and fixed roofing. Nice beds w/ bathroom in rear of tent, nice showers and hot water (solar). There not a lot...More

Thank Phil H
Response from sophiesimonson, Owner at Tarangire Safari LodgeResponded 25 October 2013

Jambo Phil H, Thank you for your review! Happy you enjoyed your stay with us. And happy to read you also enjoyed our staff & your dining experience. For some activity here at the lodge we do have a refreshing pool, guided night drives, morning...More

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Roberto C
21 February 2018|
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Response from Porini64 | Property representative |
Hello, We can assist with a car & driver. One way from Arusha to the Lodge is $90. (This is for the transfer - not per person.) Let me know if this would interest you. Karibu sana. A.Simonson
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Roberto C
20 February 2018|
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The beds in the tents do not have netting. In any case, it was not necessary when I was there in November - no mosquitos, bugs or tsetse flies. I am not sure if the cottages have mosquito netting. Most lodges provide... More
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TheSafariSpecialist
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Response from SophiaLenferna | Property representative |
Hello, There is complimentary shower gel, soap and shampoo in all rooms. Hair driers are available in the changing room by the pool and only work when the electricity is on in the mornings and evenings.
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"All rooms are near each other with the same views"
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"Close to main lodge"
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"All tents are great, but 17 exceptional due to its view."
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"The bungalows are lovely!"
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