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    The Plantation Lodge & Safaris

    P.O.Box 34 | Karatu, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “wine cellar” (26 reviews)
    “lake manyara” (34 reviews)
    “garden house” (9 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
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    Special Rate: US$402 (USD)
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    Mount Meru Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 343 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    What a beautiful Lodge! Amazing setting, close to the Ngorogoro Crater. The lodge is like an oasis sitting in lush gardens with views overlooking the wheat fields in the valley below. You are greeted by incredibly friendly staff on arrival and made to feel so...More

    Thank MoiZam
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    We had two nights here while visiting Ngorongoro,travelling as two couples. We were given lovely rooms with a large interconnecting balcony which had every comfort and gorgeous views of the luxuriant vegetation. Thegrounds here are truly special and there is a lovely pool with cocktails...More

    Thank helenpowell60
    Response from CamillaTPL, Manager at The Plantation Lodge & SafarisResponded 7 July 2017

    Thank you for the complimentary review - we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Plantation Lodge, we hope to welcome you all back in the near future.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed for nights but wished we had more time. This is a beautiful, very well run property. Meals, grounds, staff, room were all excellent. Solid WiFi, too. Nearby Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater national parks offer excellent game drives.

    Thank Stefan P
    Response from CamillaTPL, Manager at The Plantation Lodge & SafarisResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for staying at plantation lodge, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Karibu Tena

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Spent two nights here while visiting Ngorongoro Crater and had a wonderfully relaxing time with a large luxurious lodge set within beautiful grounds. Food was good and the staff were both attentive and friendly.

    Thank JPAndG
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    After a couple of tented camps, although amazing, the Plantation Lodge was very luxurious and relaxing. We had a suite which was beautiful, but way more room than two people needed. The staff was very attentive and the food delicious. Both nights we ate outside...More

    Thank LDPotter
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$139 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
    • Also Known As
    • The Plantation Lodge And Safaris ,
    • The Plantation Lodge & Safaris Hotel Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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    Traveller (344)
    Room & Suite (101)
    Dining (34)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Hotel & Grounds (183)
    Bathroom (25)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Gypsyfootprints
    15 July 2016|
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    Response from LEMOR | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, this might be to late to answer, but I would think there are some hours driving. I am sure the hotel can arrange a driver for you though.
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    DonnaG289
    18 October 2015|
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    Response from CamillaTPL | Property representative |
    Most people that stay at Plantation lodge book through a tour operator who will arrange airport collection and transfers they will also book all your safaris Plantation Lodge is conveniently located close to lake Manyara... More
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    renee94903
    3 October 2014|
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    Response from Camilla H |
    Yes they do - it's slow but available free of charge
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    Room Tips
    "Make sure you add this lodge to your vacation bucket list!!"
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    "Plantation L & R offering large and luxurious joining rooms that can easily accommodate 2 adults and 3..."
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    "All rooms looked lovely but ones at the front probably have best views"
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    "I woulkd assunme all rooms are of the highest quality. But bring your tips."
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