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Rift Valley Photographic Lodge

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

This lodge is managed by a Masai man and the cabins are based on Masai designs. They are very luxurious, with canvas sides and beautifully-painted solid walls inside. We felt so cozy in our private room. The setting is spectacular, right on the edge of...More

Thank marnosti
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice staff, which was true of every place we stayed in Tanzania. The people are wonderful. We had 5 rooms at the lodge. Definitely a major difference between 2 of the 5. It appears they are newer and at least twice as large be...More

Thank Lmaatlanta
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We arrived here after a long day at safari, we were greeted with cold towels and refreshing drinks. The lodge is in a beautiful remote location, it is quiet and has incredible views over a lake which was dry due to the time year we...More

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 27 December 2017

The lodge is located off the road in a very isolated area. We stayed one night. The rooms are round huts with canvas walls and look similar to the Maasai huts from outside. Our room was lovely and clean with a comfortable bed and a...More

Thank catztravelling
Reviewed 22 November 2017

My daughter's shoes was dirty because she stepped on a wet mud, the staff immediately took it and washed it clean and dried for her to be able to use it for the next day. After a day on safari, we refreshed at the pool...More

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