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Arumeru River Lodge

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsdik dikguinea fowlfirst nightkilimanjaro airporttraveled with another couplegrounds are beautifullong flightfun to watchminute drive from the airportrooms are excellentgreat bedrelaxing startindividual cabinsnorthern circuitgreat place to starttanzanian safaribase camp
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, beautiful lobby and gardens, and great service. Nice rooms in beautiful small houses displayed in the garden. Nice pool area as well even though we had no luck to enjoy it as the weather was a bit cold. Good international food.

Thank Jerome M
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Arumeru is a charming base before or after the Northern Circuit. The grounds are beautifully maintained with charming miniature antelopes, “Dik-dik” roaming around. When the sky is clear, Mount Kilimanjaro is a beautiful sight. The resort has a tower specifically designed to give a clear...More

Thank Howard T
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Very clean, beautiful grounds and gardens, and great service. This spot served as base camp for a Kilimanjaro and safari trip for couples. It worked great and we loved it. The rooms are excellent and private. Highly recommend it.

Thank 3beans
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We stayed the very first night of our safari at the Arumeru River Lodge. The location is a little too far outside of town for our liking, but very peaceful. The grounds are beautiful and the staff was very helpful and friendly. The bathroom was...More

Thank Winnipeg1234
Reviewed 14 April 2018

DON'T follow GOOGLE Maps to find this hotel as it will lead you astray (up Mandela Rd)... instead, we called the hotel and they sent their man to find us and direct us to the hotel as the sign, off the MAIN HIGHWAY, way up...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$250 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$250 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (232)
Room & Suite (50)
Pool & Beach (18)
Dining (10)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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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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9 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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"Do not stay in buildings across the entry road from main lodge."
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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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