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    Octagon Lodge

    Karatu, Tanzania, Karatu, Tanzania
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    • Excellent62%
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    • Average8%
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 72 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Less than 20 minutes drive from the world famous Ngorongoro crater entry gate. This luxury lodge is beautifully laid out with large cottages having practically all the amenities that you can ask for. Plus great food and service

    Thank Sugato01
    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    I loved everything about the Octagon lodge. The staff are so friendly and helpful. They treat you like royalty and literally do everything they can to make sure your stay is comfortable. The food was great. I was so happy to have Indian style tea....More

    Thank starlite564
    Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

    About 30 minutes from the crater, this is a very good location. Booked through hotels.com for $240 for 3 people. Our room was very nicely appointed and the grounds, as much as I could see arriving at night and leaving very early the next morning,...More

    Thank BostonBostonGirl
    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    The Octagon Lodge is a hidden gem that deserves a second look. Patrick and the crew took great care of us and really made us feel welcome. I would definitely go there again. Be persistent in trying to contact them it is worth it. Thanks

    Thank stefan7778
    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    Members of staff are friendly and professional. The food was fresh,tasty well displayed. There are a variety of indoor and outdoor games. The swimming pool was clean and well maintained. The rooms were clean.

    Thank Mike N
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 158 - US$ 266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Arusha Region >
    • Karatu
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    Room & Suite (32)
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    Room Tips
    "Suite 15 was very roomy and quite nice"
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    "Take room 13 or 14. They are huge and close to the pool, bar and restaurant."
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    "All cottages are similar."
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    "They all look similar"
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