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    The Plantation Lodge & Safaris

    P.O.Box 34 | Karatu, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
    011 255 784 397 444
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    Traveller (368)
    Room & Suite (103)
    Dining (43)
    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good20%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “wine cellar” (28 reviews)
    “lake manyara” (36 reviews)
    “garden house” (10 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 364 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We, 2 adults and a 9 year old boy, stayed here 2 night as part of an 8 day safari. We were upgraded and got 2 huge rooms with connecting door. The rooms were very clean, the beds super comfortable and the service impeccable. The...More

    Thank taspenberg
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    We had two nights here while visiting Ngorongoro,travelling as two couples. We were given lovely rooms with a large interconnecting balcony which had every comfort and gorgeous views of the luxuriant vegetation. Thegrounds here are truly special and there is a lovely pool with cocktails...More

    Thank helenpowell60
    Response from CamillaTPL, Manager at The Plantation Lodge & SafarisResponded 7 July 2017

    Thank you for the complimentary review - we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Plantation Lodge, we hope to welcome you all back in the near future.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were here with our son and a business relation in 2017. We spent the night of 27 to 28 december. The welcome was very warm and personal by the owner of the plantation lodge and her staff. We spent the night in the family...More

    Thank GemmavanBracht
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have traveled around the world and this is a very special place! Besides the beautiful, serene room and grounds the chef was amazing! We had 3 different diets in my group and he accommodated them all! We also had a bday and he made...More

    Thank katherine b
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We arrived at Plantation Lodge from Arusha somewhat frazzled on account of Kenya Airways loosing all of our luggage. Renata, the Owner, along with Maria and Camila went out of their way to help lending us clothes and getting an order of toiletries sorted from...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Number of rooms
    • 23
    • Location
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    • Arusha Region >
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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    • The Plantation Lodge And Safaris ,
    • The Plantation Lodge & Safaris Hotel Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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    Traveller (368)
    Room & Suite (103)
    Dining (43)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (201)
    Bathroom (25)
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    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Gypsyfootprints
    15 July 2016|
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    Response from LEMOR | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, this might be to late to answer, but I would think there are some hours driving. I am sure the hotel can arrange a driver for you though.
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    DonnaG289
    18 October 2015|
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    Response from CamillaTPL | Property representative |
    Most people that stay at Plantation lodge book through a tour operator who will arrange airport collection and transfers they will also book all your safaris Plantation Lodge is conveniently located close to lake Manyara... More
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    renee94903
    3 October 2014|
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    Response from Camilla H |
    Yes they do - it's slow but available free of charge
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    "All lovely"
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    "Farmhouse for families"
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    "Make sure you add this lodge to your vacation bucket list!!"
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    "Plantation L & R offering large and luxurious joining rooms that can easily accommodate 2 adults and 3..."
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