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Umoja Eco Hostel & Volunteer Centre

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Reviewed 29 September 2014

I booked a single room through TripAdvisor. I arrived at the hostel to find a locked entrance, though was eventually shown my prospective room after a young woman (all of 18 years of age--maybe 19), who doubled as the receptionist and the cook, made a phone call to the man overseeing the site. The room was what it claimed to...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I recently spent 3 nights at Umoja with my daughter. We were the only people staying during that time. The lodge is in a rural setting about 10 - 15 minute walk from Karatu. Meals are available, and they can help you arrange safaris. Staff were friendly.The rooms are clean but basic , bed with mosquito nets, side table and...

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Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 15 November 2012

We had a very good time at Umojo ECO hostel. The meal was very good. The view is really relaxing and you feel like being in the nature. Its clean and the owner help to arrange safari , cultural visit, etc

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ujoma Eco Hostel & Volunteer Centre is located at the heart of Africa's safari land. We provide a decent place for the night, adventure, relaxation and even volunteering opportunities for both short term and long term travelers in Northern Tanzania. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Umoja Eco Hostel & Volunteer Centre

Address: PO Box 224 | Karatu, Karatu, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Karatu
Price Range: ₹ 654 - ₹ 2,291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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