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PO Box 157, Lushoto 1234, Tanzania
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28/1/2018 29/1/2018
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Traveller (86)
Room & Suite (30)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mambo viewpoint” (16 reviews)
“local community” (15 reviews)
“national park” (4 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Pets Allowed
Shuttle Bus Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having travelled from Moshi to Lushoto then up through the Usambara mountains on some seriously rough roads/tracks we arrive at the wonderful Mambo lodge.The owner is a lovely Dutch guy who visited the area some years ago and decided to buy a mountain.He built some...More

Thank gary w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are expats working in Dar Es Salaam and needed a break from the steamy heat of December on the coast. We spent 3 nights around Christmas at this lovely spot with children aged 14, 17, and 20. We stayed in the La Smoeff house--...More

Thank farmerrobert1963
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed for two nights after hiking from Lushoto, in the Fox House, which is spacious and lovely. It also includes a kitchenette so you can prepare your own food if you know about this in advance -- we did not, so weren't able to...More

Thank Martha B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

After a long bus ride, followed by a taxi drive on bumpy roads through towns, villages and terraced farms, we were thrilled to arrive at Mambo ViewPoint in time for a stunning sunset. We stayed for four nights in the Species House (which I called...More

Thank Dawn960
Response from MamboViewPoint, Owner at MamboViewPointResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for your nice review and sorry for the inconveniences you experienced. It helps us to know where we have to improve!

Reviewed 2 October 2017

The hosts do an excellent job in making you feel at home in this extraordinary place. But still when you step in to your cottage you are alone in the world with a breathtaking view over the country laying 2000 meters below.

Thank Högni Páll H
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Top amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Price range
  • US$12 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Kitchenette ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 5
  • Location
  • Tanzania >
  • Tanga Region >
  • Lushoto
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Room & Suite (30)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (55)
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"La Smoeff house was high end eco cottage--worth it for special occasion."
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"Bob house side You can view amazing Sun raise and sun set"
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"All cottages have a great view!"
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"The family house was fabulous and very quiet with our own cliff top view. A little walk away from the lodge..."
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