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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
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“wine cellar”(28 reviews)
“lake manyara”(35 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 September 2014

The Plantation Lodge is an excellent base for safari activity in the Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara area! The grounds and facilities are spectacular, and the service excellent. I could not be more positive! The drive into the lodge from the main road has you...More

Thank AtlantaRes
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We wanted to experience tented camps on our safari and we loved them but we did stay one night at Plantation Lodge and it was an absolute delight. What a beautiful, peaceful place, in which you can luxuriate. My only regret now, is that we...More

Thank gturney
Reviewed 21 September 2014

After 6 nights in tented camps the Plantation Lodge was like an Oasis. The staff were very warm and friendly and gave us a great welcome, the rooms were large and comfortable and the gardens truly amazing with a lovely pool. Food was good and...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Yellow Zebra were very helpful before, during and after our holiday. We had a fantastic time, particularly the two nights at Plantation Lodge to see Lake Manyara and the Ngorogoro Crater and the four nights in the Serengeti Safari Camp. Just the right balance of...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 18 September 2014

We were there in Late August. We arrived with our private guide in the afternoon after a tour of Manyara Park. Drinks and hand towels on the lawn at the entrance. They were very helpful at the check-in, explained all, showed us to our room...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Gypsyfootprints
15 July 2016|
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Response from mtuguti | Reviewed this property |
They can arrange transport as they did this for me and it took approximately 2.5 hrs
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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 good based on our experience and walk around the gardens"
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