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Mumbai, India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pros: Serena Serengeti is an oasis in the midst of the Serengeti. Beautiful rooms with an unfenced property so be prepared to walk out and find some animals … we saw wild buffaloes at the poolside. Zebras and Giraffes are fairly common too. The dining and cafe tent is well appointed with all day unlimited tea /coffee/ milk beverages. There...

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It very interesting falling asleep to the sound of animals. We enjoyed staying at Serengeti serena Lodge and for sure we had such amzing experince from food, accommodation, wildlife tour and customer services.

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first of three Serena hotels. The other two were the Serena Serengeti and the Serena Stone Town in Zanzibar. I have nothing but good things to say about all three. The rooms are very nice, the food is delicious (buffet breakfast and dinner), but the best quality in my opinion is the staff. They are extremely professional,...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2weeks a go i visited serengeti national park me and my little sister.We stayed in Serengeti serena hotels days, on our stay there the serena serengeti employees,like shef msuya and others we met are so kind charming lovely the hotel is nice clean and our tour guide showed us a lot of animals lion,leopard,zebra elephant,buffalo and etc i couldnt mention...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Jackline, Thank you very much for taking your time to share such detailed feedback on your recent stay with us at Serengeti Serena. i will indeed share your valuable comments with our chef Msuya and the rest of the team. this will indeed serve as a great motivation for them to continue providing the excellent service and exceeding guest...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff: attentive, polite, friendly Location: perched on top of a hill with fabulous views of the park Food: excellent, fresh, ample and made to order Rooms: spacious, clean, views of the park, has good sized safe Pool: large and clean, with lots of towels, and pool side service This resort is truly fantastic. Animals roam around on the grounds after...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Leena, it was our pleasure having you stay with us during your recent Safari holiday in Tanzania. thank you for taking your time too share your feedback on your stay with us. i will be sure to review in detail with the team on the areas you have highlighted and ensure we get a remedy. it is our hope...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful hotel right in the middle Serengeti with all the service and amenities. The staff was professional and the meals were good, also lots of entertainment from local artists and we had breathtaking view of the valley from our room.

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Toddsey, Thank you for taking time to share such detailed feedback on your recent safari in the Serengeti and your stay with us. i will be sure to share your comments with the team at the lodge and am sure they will be thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay at the lodge. thank you and i...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After seeing some recent reviews about stealing going on, my family was a bit worried about potentially staying here. However, we had an excellent stay here!! Of course, anyone staying in any hotel has to be careful and prudent by keeping valuables in the safes which are kept in each room. We always are careful about our stuff, and had...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Anisnash, Thank you for taking you time to share your feedback on your recent stay at Serengeti Serena. i hope we shall have the opportunity to welcome you back again at the Serengeti Serena in the not too distant future. Best wishes from Central Serengeti. Felix Ogembo Lodge Manager

North Vancouver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Serena runs very good lodges and the Serengeti is no exception. The only negative, and it is not a big one, is the buffet dinners; they can get quite busy and at times chaotic. The staff, like at their other properties, are polite well trained and responsive to guest wishes. They also have coffee, tea and pastries available for those...

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Northvancouverite, thank you for taking your time to share your detailed feedback. it was indeed our pleasure to host you once again at Serengeti Serena. we are glad you appreciated the upgrade we are also current undertaking in our rooms and which we hope to complete before the end of the year. we have also taken note of comment...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night on the first night of our Safari. Great location for animal spotting!!! Friendly staff and comfortable room. Breakfast and lunch packs supplied on request for game drives.

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Dale C, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent stay during your safari. we are glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope we can have the opportunity to host you once again in the not too distant future. Best wishes Felix Ogembo Lodge manager

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends were robbed in this hotel by the cleaning staff. We left for the pool after arrival for probably an hour tops, came back to stolen cash, sunglasses, etc. Manager was trying to make sure that our stay will be ok after this, but experience was rather ruined. Rooms truly need some updates as look and feel dated.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inspired by a traditional African village this extraordinary lodge presents a vibrant design concept rich in indigenous craft and cultural detail that is without compare. Set high on a hill with rolling visas over the teeming plains of a natural amphitheater it also enjoys a ringside seat for the greatest show on earth, the annual migration of the wildebeest. ... more   less 

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Address: Mbingwe Valley, Serengeti National Park N/A, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Serengeti National Park
Price Range: ₹ 30,446 - ₹ 58,024 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 66
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