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    The Plantation Lodge & Safaris

    P.O.Box 34 | Karatu, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “wine cellar” (26 reviews)
    “lake manyara” (33 reviews)
    “garden house” (9 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 339 reviews

    Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

    We spent 3 nights at Plantation Lodge in February on our honeymoon where we visited Tarangire, Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro crater. We had an incredible time! Firstly, we got upgraded to the amazing Zanzibar villa on our arrival. The villa was very spacious and a...More

    Thank Matthew J
    Management response:Responded 15 June 2017

    Thank you Matthew & Laura for the great review, we are pleased that you both enjoyed your stay at Plantation Lodge, and look forward to welcoming you both back at Plantation lodge. - Karibuni The Plantation Lodge Team

    Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

    My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights during our visits to Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater. We were thoroughly impressed with the suite and its amenities. The grounds are impeccably maintained, and the views of the countryside are stunning. The staff could not...More

    2  Thank Jason K
    Response from Camilla H, Manager at The Plantation Lodge & SafarisResponded 15 June 2017

    We are extremely sorry you had such an awful food experience with us, we have taken note of your complaints and changes have been made. We have a new team in the kitchen and all recent reviews have been extremely complimentary. Thank you for your...More

    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    This is one of the best places I've ever stayed. We stayed 3 nights in the family room. This is the perfect place if you have your own guide and want to visit Manyara and Ngorongoro. Even south Serengeti like Ndutu, though a bit far....More

    Thank ErkutGoktan
    Response from Camilla H, Manager at The Plantation Lodge & SafarisResponded 15 June 2017

    Thank you for your review and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at The Plantation Lodge. We hope to welcome you back one day - Karibuni

    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Stayed 2 nights during our safari at Ngorongoro and Lake Manyara. The rooms and service are impeccable. Friendly and experienced staff. Beautiful grounds with on-site coffee plantation and vegetable garden. The food was also excellent (although would prefer less Western influence and more local style...More

    Thank Wknott
    Response from Camilla H, Manager at The Plantation Lodge & SafarisResponded 16 June 2017

    Thank you for staying at Plantation lodge & for your great review and suggestions, we are glad you enjoyed your stay, we will introduce some local meals into our menu.The staff at Plantation Lodge look forward to welcoming you back one day - karibuni

    Reviewed 27 January 2017

    This is a great base for the Ngorongoro crater and Manyara park. Both very different to the Serengeti and Tarangire parks we visited. Our guide also took us to a local market which we all really enjoyed, so colourful and lively. Plantation Lodge is surrounded...More

    1  Thank Burleylass1
    Response from Camilla H, Manager at The Plantation Lodge & SafarisResponded 16 June 2017

    Thank you for staying at The Plantation Lodge , we are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 104 - US$ 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
    • Also Known As
    • The Plantation Lodge And Safaris ,
    • The Plantation Lodge & Safaris Hotel Ngorongoro Conservation Area
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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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    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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    "Plantation L & R offering large and luxurious joining rooms that can easily accommodate 2 adults and 3..."
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    "All rooms looked lovely but ones at the front probably have best views"
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    "I woulkd assunme all rooms are of the highest quality. But bring your tips."
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