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Mount Meru Game Lodge & Sanctuary

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bright African Safaris suggested Mount Meru Game Lodge after I explained how much we love watching wildlife. Our two night stay was Wonderful & Everything we'd hoped for in a lodge. The animal sanctuary has a Zebra, 2 Donkeys, a ZONKEY, colorful Peacock, resident cow/bull,...More

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Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 3 weeks ago

It was a great pleasure to host you, you are an inspiration to us all. Thank you for leaving us this amazing review, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We wish you many more happy anniversary's. Regards from Mount...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Mt Meru Game Lodge on the Arusha-Moshi Road is a quaint colonial relic proudly announcing to its guests that it was established in 1959. Set in a tropical forest, the canopy of tall, mature indigenous trees provides a tranquil ambiance that is completed by the...More

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Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this fantastic review. I am glad to read that you appreciated the little details. We try very hard to keep the lodge as it was back in my grandfathers days, while at the same time making...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

The family history of the Lodge and the quaint bungalows offer a pleasant alternative to a standard hotel. Our room was very comfortable, the food was excellent - especially the pizzas straight from the outdoor pizza oven - and the service was efficient. Our host...More

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Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 16 July 2018

Your review sums us up perfectly. As you mentioned, we are different to the others, the lodge was not built as a lodge, it was a family home (my grandfathers home), that slowly grow into a small family lodge. All the rooms are a little...More

Reviewed 7 July 2018

We stayed here at the beginning and end of our northern circuit safari in Tanzania. They stored luggage while we completed our trip. The staff was very friendly, the dinners were great, the sanctuary animals were a nice preview of what was to come, but...More

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Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this great review, it was a pleasure to host you. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your dinners, the sanctuary and the colobus monkeys. We now have 22 colobus monkeys that hang around the...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

This is an experience. The accomodations were charming and the food excellent. The spaces in which to curl up and read or partake in the natural surrounding cozy. Leather overstuffed chairs, cushioned corners to sip wine or coffee, patioed terraces overlooking an ever changing tapestry...More

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Response from Zummi C, Owner at Mount Meru Game Lodge & SanctuaryResponded 2 July 2018

Thank you and thank you again. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. My dad sends his regards. We hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again in the future. Thanks again for leaving us this excellent review.

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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Airport Transportation
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Restaurant
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US$150 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Arusha
#2 Romantic Hotel in Arusha
#3 Charming Hotel in Arusha
#4 Mid-range Hotel in Arusha
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Arusha
#2 Romantic Hotel in Arusha
#3 Charming Hotel in Arusha
#4 Mid-range Hotel in Arusha
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Abhay D
7 September 2016|
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Response from lorsnsteve | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can see quite a few of the National Parks from here and book when you get there or book in advance.
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jantoby1
12 September 2015|
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Response from intimateplaces | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Mosquitoes are not a problem at the lodge year round. We do realise that this can be a concern for guests coming to Africa so all of our beds are fitted with mosquito nets and all of our rooms... More
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Tts311
13 April 2015|
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Please note that Nico Lawson is the Sales & Marketing Manager of Intimate Places and that his reply 28 days ago is the official response from the company.
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"We stayed in #3 & loved it"
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"Wifi is available in rooms - room 1-2 are around the corner, it was weak there."
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"i didnt spend a night at hotel so i cant tell what i dont know"
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"Choose a room having good mountain view from your room"
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