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    Gibb's Farm

    Rift Valley | P.O. Box 280, Karatu, Tanzania
    011 255 27 253 4397
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    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    What a cool place to stay in Tanzania. Located near both Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater. They are truly farm to table and the hotel itself is beautiful. The rooms are spacious and beautiful and offer all the luxury you could want!

    Thank Kathrin C
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    I would have given Gibbs 5 stars if not for the subtle colonial reminders. Beautiful coffee farm and garden. Room was more than spacious with outdoor showers and luxe tub. We had to fight the mosquitos at night but it just comes with the territory....More

    Thank ayannaluv
    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    Gibbs Farm is stunning, clean, organized and the service beyond outstanding. The experience was memorable and exceeded my expectations. The rooms were beautiful, spacious and clean. The food was superb. What made the experience even more amazing was the exceptional service. The staff made me...More

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    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    We have enjoy Gibbs Farm a lot it is peacefull and the food is amazing with all the Fresh vegetables .The place is very close to the Ngorongo carter very practical. If I could I with to stay 1 or 2 more nights.

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    Thank Anne B
    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    After more than a day travelling to the start of our safari, it was great to relax in such a wonderful setting. As smallholders ourselves, we were fascinated by the whole range of crops and animals, and delighted to be encouraged to wander round. In...More

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    • US$638 - US$959 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Arusha Region >
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    Robert H
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from GibbsGM | Property representative |
    Dear Robert, Good morning. I concur with Diane and highly recommend that you plan your itinerary via a reputable safari specialist who can advise you of the many options available including the best time to travel... More
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    Thorspecken
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from GibbsGM | Property representative |
    Good morning. Filtered water is always free and in unlimited supply as is tea and coffee. There is bottled water supplied in the cottages which gets refreshed by housekeeping daily as we do not recommend to drink the tap... More
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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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    "All rooms are excellent - pick one."
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    "Any room is a good room with a spectacular view of their farm"
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    "they're all basically the same"
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    "#17 "Anniversary" cottage is large and absolutely beautiful. Adjacent to main house but quiet."
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