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All reviewsirish barexcellent nightstayed here for three nightsperfect ambiencengorongoro cratergreat foodrooms are largetwo nightsaccommodationlodgesafaritanzaniagroundsdanielboxesvegetarianmeals
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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

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Response from Octagon L, Manager at Octagon LodgeResponded 28 October 2017

Dear Sir/Madam, We thank you for your review which share your experience during your stay with us. We are much humbled that together with your group, you really enjoyed your stay. We thank you and look forward to hosting you all always. Regards, Patrick Silas,...More

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. ThanksMore

Thank stefan7778
Response from Octagon L, Manager at Octagon LodgeResponded 28 October 2017

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for posting your review and compliment. It was indeed great pleasure hosting you in our lovely lodge. On behalf of all the staff we wish you good health. You are most welcome to staying with us when you visit Tanzania next...More

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
Response from Octagon L, Manager at Octagon LodgeResponded 28 October 2017

Dear Mr. Njoroge, We thank you for posting your review and look forward to hosting you next time you visit Octagon Lodge. Karibu tena! Kind regards, Patrick Silas, Lodge Manager.

Reviewed 2 May 2017

The silence and the interraction with nature was superb, very good and welcoming staff, The swimming pool is clean and offers a relaxation under the Arusha flora and fauna the...keep it up! I will come backMore

Thank Njogu M
Response from Octagon L, Manager at Octagon LodgeResponded 28 October 2017

Dear Sir/Madam, We thank you for your good review. Our lovely gardens allow you a very fresh relaxation as you listen to natural songs from the birds. The lovely flora and fauna caps it all. We thank you look forward to host you always. Best...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Go for swim in the pool or warm up by the cozy fire in the Irish bar with some chai. Octagon loge has it all. The rooms are large and clean, the staff is very friendly and the food is delicious. It's very close to...More

1  Thank Frederikke J
Response from Octagon L, Manager at Octagon LodgeResponded 28 October 2017

Dear Sir/Madam, Your warmest recommendation are well received as we also discharge ours to you. We remain touched with your honest review and promise you that we are there for you. Thank you and welcome always! Kind regards, Patrick Silas, Lodge Manager.

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US$ 125 - US$ 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 125 - US$ 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Every room is great!"
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"Each room is a separate little house in the lodge, and you walk along a beautiful garden path to access it."
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"Make sure you hit the Irish bar. The cottages are warm and welcoming with full accommodations."
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"we were in cabin 8 , its away from the main area but we loved it !"
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