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Irente Biodiversity Reserve

West Usambara Mountains, Lushoto, Tanzania
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Swiss Farm Cottage
36 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Lushoto
 
Lawns Hotel
108 reviews
#1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Lushoto
 
Kanaani Resthouse
62 reviews
#2 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Lushoto
 
Peponi Beach Resort
154 reviews
#1 of 7 hotels in Tanga
 
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nice acomodation in very calm and beatiful area, also near to fabulous Irente Viewpoint. I stayed in a campinski, surprisingly it was quite comfortable. I also met there some very nice travellers from Germany. And the staff was also kind. What I liked maybe...More

Response from ethiopianwott, Manager at Irente Biodiversity ReserveResponded yesterday

many thanks taking the time writing this kind and informative review.....it is nice to hear that you had a great time at irente farm...... you are most welcome staying with us again....

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Irente Farm for two nights and loved every second. It has a very quaint, intimate atmosphere that really gives one the opportunity to meet new people, often over the fresh and delicious home-cooked meals. Its setting is undeniably spectacular, with breathtaking views...More

Response from ethiopianwott, Manager at Irente Biodiversity ReserveResponded 1 week ago

many thanks for you kind review......we are happy you liked staying with us.....enjoyed your meals and meeting new people......it is very much important to us that our guests feel at home at irente farm lodge......we are looking forward welcoming you again.....

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed only one night - and I am happy about it I know the Usambaras are cold, so I was fine with that and an extra pair of socks helped a lot in the bed against the cold. But turning the head in the...More

Response from ethiopianwott, Manager at Irente Biodiversity ReserveResponded 1 week ago

thanks for your review......i am very sorry you did not enjoy your time at irente farm ....including the dinner.....although our swahili buffet is always loved from our guests.....and one of the highlights among our variety of dinners we offer......as well i am sorry you felt...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We planned to stay at Irene Farm for 1 nights and ended up staying for three! The place is wonderful , beautiful views and peaceful atmosphere. They produce their own cheese, jams and bread which make their breakfast amazing... also don't miss the dinners because...More

Response from ethiopianwott, Manager at Irente Biodiversity ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

thanks so much for your kind review......it was a pleasure hosting and meeting you.....hope you enjoyed your bike trip further.......

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Not perfect, but close. The campsite and facilites are super decent, and offer a good base to explore the hiking trails nearby. The farm lunch is very nice, and local staff are great. Foreign owners are a bit odd and don't treat their staff very...More

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36 reviews
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108 reviews
#1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Lushoto
 
Kanaani Resthouse
62 reviews
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Peponi Beach Resort
154 reviews
#1 of 7 hotels in Tanga
 
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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  • 10
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  • Tanga Region >
  • Lushoto
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"Don't take Tambwe because of the smoke."
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"Backpackers accomodation had rooms 5 min from reception, but were great with good hot shower"
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"There are rooms all over the farm. Camping is great and right next to the restaurant."
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"Avoid the 'backpackers' building if you're travelling with young kids as it is quite a distance..."
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