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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I think what we would love most about Tawi Lodge is the fantastic views of the Kilimanjaro from literally every corner of your room. If you are in the bathtub, the shower, your bed .. and yes even your toilet .. the view points straight at this might mountain. But what stays with me even more is the Elephants I...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed here May 8-11,2016. I am a single traveler and was looked after like I was royalty. I specifically came to this area to see the elephants. The lodge is beautifully designed. When I arrived by personal driver I was met by Menno Bartlema who is the General Manager. He rushed me quickly outback to see the handsome male...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Superb lodgings, food and company. Great kitchen and staff, In the park so many animals and also near the lodge: Elephants (4), Giraffe, Monkeys (I like them), Zebra, Cheetas. Waking up looking at Kilimanjaro is wonderful.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Likes the lodge facing Mt.Kilimanjaro.The rooms are quite nice though the newer ones are more spacious than the old ones but still comfortable.Water systems sometimes breaks down and you will not get hot water sometimes delaying your dinner times.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 21 April 2016

One of the very good properties I have stayed in, you get up to the sounds of birds chirping. Large, luxurious rooms, very friendly staff. Food is really, really very good. They take extra care. Lovely bar and lounge where one can relax in the evenings.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We've stayed at a variety of game lodges in South Africa, but none has been as good as Tawi, which respects the bush but also provides the right amount of luxury. They are in a conservancy adjacent to the Amboseli Reserve and have their own borehole, so there's a water hole for game at the edge of the lush lawn,...

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Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 March 2016

This was my third safari and I was delighted to spend time at Tawi Lodge. It was my first stop on the way through Kenya and I could not have chosen a better place to start my safari. I wish now I'd stayed longer! There are several bandas, or thatch-roofed cottages, all of which face Mt. Kilimanjaro. Mine had it's...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We returned here after our wonderful experience last year, and it was equally enjoyable. It is situated in the conservancy area just outside of Amboselli National Park, both with extensive animal life. The "tents" are wonderful, and this time a fantastic view of Kilimanjaro from our front deck. The rooms are spacious, as is the bathroom area, and I still...

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Reviewed 23 February 2016

Everything is perfect at Tawi: the food, the staff, the rooms (my personal favorite is the bathtub from which you can see Mt Kilimandjaro), the wildlife at the waterhole. This is truly one of the best African experiences you can make.

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Zandvoort, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We spent 3 days at this magnificent resort and all of our (already high) expectations were exceeded. There was an abundance of wildlife that presented itself throughout the day at the watering hole, so we enjoyed an almost non-stop show of elephants, giraffes, zebra's, wildebeest while having breakfast lunch and dinner. Meals in itself already were of excellent quality, and...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Tawi Lodge

Address: Bush Street | P.O. Box 1206, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Amboseli Eco-system
Price Range: $488 - $4,748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tawi Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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“all the rooms have phenomenal views”
 of 5 bubbles KristinB843, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Each cottage is private, they are all lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 511yvanaj, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Every room has a perfect view of the Kilimanjaro. .”
 of 5 bubbles mjepkinyor, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't sleep to late... the early bird catches the worm! :)”
  • Most memorable coffee ever :)
  • Elephants with my coffee
 of 5 bubbles AtelierAfrica, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the left side seems great and more spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles Wachira44, 5 May 2016 | Read review
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