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Crater Rim View

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Pool & Beach (2)
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Karatu Tanzania See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Crater Rim View Inn was our gateway to our safari and our return from it. Rooms were luxurious, food and servers welcoming, and the bar with TV and common are delightful. Our hostess Ms. Oliver and her staff made our stay very enjoyable.

Thank Paul D W
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The rooms were comfortable and clean with electricity and hot water. There was TVs but we could get any channels. There is a TV with cable in the bar area and decent WiFi. The food was pretty good and they packed us the best boxed...More

Thank Californiamama145
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Crater Rim is an excellent place to stay. The best is the very professional and friendly stuff. The kindness of the people makes a familiar atmosphere. The small and safe hotel is in the center of Karatu. A perfect place if you want to explore...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

The people make the place and these people that run this place are very nice and kind. Olivia will understand all your problems and help you in the way she can. Rooms are decent and food is good. Their chef is always ready to improvise...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

The hotel basic facilities are adequate; hot water, clean room, comfortable beds. Food is basic, but well balanced and nutritious, tasty. There is a disco, Sparrow Lounge, directly across the road that plays a boom box, bass thumpa thumpa until 4:00 am every morning. If...More

Thank Tim M
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$80 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Tanzania > Arusha Region > Karatu
Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (17)
Pool & Beach (2)
Dining (1)
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"No discernible difference"
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"Supposedly, good rooms are nearer the parking lot (TV, upstairs), not the ones near the bar and restaurant. I..."
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"We were on the first floor and the room was very large and cool."
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"Rooms closer to the bar probably have better wifi"
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