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    Gibb's Farm

    Rift Valley | P.O. Box 280, Karatu, Tanzania
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    1 - 5 of 593 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    What an awesome place to stay. Loved everything about it. The gardens are lovely, the vegetable garden is an inspiration, the food is delicious and fresh. An amazing amount of organisation and hard work. Thanks Gibbs Farm

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    Thank josbell
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Caveat - if you're the kind of person who's into sustainable farming and the like, this place will probably appeal to you. My husband and I were on our honeymoon and looking for upscale luxury relaxation during our safari trip and Gibbs Farm was not...More

    Thank Maya C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Spectacular large cottages with great views, decks, indoor and outdoor showers, large soaker tub with a view of the small double sided fireplace. All perfectly appointed. Loved the fact there was no TV or phone in ours. The grounds are exquisite and perfectly maintained. The...More

    1  Thank lizzy632
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    A beautiful setting in the hillside. Views from the main building were stunning. The grounds and activities offered would have filled many days but unfortunately we had only booked for one night between safari drives. The rooms were large and airy with some great extras...More

    Thank 780cat
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I'd love to be able to stay at Gibb's Farm someday. As it was, I only had lunch and then spent a couple of hours wandering the grounds and sitting in the shade admiring the views. The gardens and feeders were attractive to myriad birds...More

    Thank John H
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    • Free Internet
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    • US$767 - US$1,119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
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    • 20
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    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Karatu
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    • Gibb`s Farm Hotel Karatu
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    Susan D
    22 January 2017|
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    Response from lorsnsteve | Reviewed this property |
    We did a self drive, we hired a 4x4 in Arusha from Safari Drive. The roads were variable, tarmac, hard dirt and loose gravel. Lots of corrugations on the roads in the Serengeti but elsewhere not too bad. Easy to find your... More
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    6 May 2016|
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    Response from ICFD5 | Reviewed this property |
    I Am sure they will. Just ask. The couple next to us one night had a lovely cake and shared it with the room. You will love Gibbs farm. Do walk into the village. We brought ball pint pens and gave them to the children we... More
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    11 May 2015|
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    Response from Charlotte S | Reviewed this property |
    Everything is there - it is a wonderful place and the bathrooms are amazing with outdoor showers being the best part! Top line amenities and you won't be disappointed.
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    "Find another hotel. Don't stay here."
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    "The rooms are equipped with U.S. compatible plugs. There is wifi, beautiful surroundings. Ask for a fire in..."
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