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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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A beautiful lodge to rest after a long safari outing. We stayed in the guest house. A large house with 4 bedrooms. It was quiet & clean. The grounds are very large with beautiful bougainvilleas. We also found a vegetable garden & bee hives. One day when we came back from safari a table was set up under the lovely...

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Tanzania, East Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely lodge. Lovely gardens. Lovely rooms. Looooooovely food. Lovely service. Did I mention that it was Looooooovely? IT IS! Please don't miss the excellent wines which you can choose from in the glass-bottomed bar with a view to the temperature-controlled wine cellar.

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Albury, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plantation Lodge was the fourth port of call on our honeymoon to Africa. Every accommodation seemed to step up in quality along our journey in Africa. Plantation Lodge was no accept ion. On arrival were were greeted by the manager and other staff members and offered a cool drink It was the middle of the day and the temperatures had...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here two nights en route to the Serengeti and would have loved to stay longer as we did not really get to explore the grounds fully and take advantage of the beautifully maintained and designed gardens. Our room was pure luxury and the meals very good indeed. We visited in low season and it would have been good...

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Hoeilaart, Belgium
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We stayed two nights in the palntation lodge and visited the local national parks. Bungalow "Aloe" was ours and the location is very lovely, with lots of flowers and beautifull garden. Saw a multitude of little colourfull birds here.The swimmingpool is also super nice. The hotel staff is very friendly and efficient. Breakfast, lunch and dinner of high quality, so...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I had wanted to start this review with "The worst thing about this place is the website", because the old website didn't do credit to the beauty of this place. Now they changed it, there is really nothing wrong with it. The rooms are in spacious, tastefully decorated bungalows and perfectly mix modern amenities with local style. They are set...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Plantation Lodge for two nights. Wonderful location near Ngorongoro conservation area. Huge room with great amenities and fantastic service. Food excellent and good packed lunches. Thoroughly recommend.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A beautiful property with separate cottages and buildings that have several rooms and sitting areas. Lush gardens, a lovely swimming pool and all this on a coffee plantation in a large village where the weather is lovely and warm. We often stayed on the Cater rim where it is really cold and find this a lovely alternative. The food is...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is one of the most beautiful lodges that I have had the pleasure to stay in, while in Africa. The rooms are very clean and lovely; the grounds are incredible; the staff is friendly and professional and the food is amazing. I would definitely stay there again!

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed at the Plantation Lodge for two nights as part of our National Geographic Expedition. The gardens were stunning. The colors were something that Van Gogh would have painted. We were able to meet the master gardener for a personal tour. He designed these grounds with the owners and their vision turned into a breathtaking experience for everyone. We...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about The Plantation Lodge & Safaris

Address: P.O.Box 34 | Karatu, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Price Range: ₹ 8,850 - ₹ 11,164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Plantation Lodge & Safaris 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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The Plantation Lodge And Safaris
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“I woulkd assunme all rooms are of the highest quality. But bring your tips.”
 of 5 bubbles 307meyerc, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All seem to be perfect....”
 of 5 bubbles RichardMcDuff, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I found our room very pleasant, we saw no-one else really from our terrace. Most rooms offre great views and great privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Nossim, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There were 4 of us traveling and we were upgraded to 2 connecting rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles andis55, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms separate and couldn't pick a specific one as extra good.”
 of 5 bubbles Hawkeyejohnny, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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