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Ngurdoto Village, Arusha Tanzania See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Kiboko Lodge is part of the Watoto Foundation, founded by former retail director Noud and Truus van Hout from The Netherlands. The foundation works to educate street children in Tanzania since 2003. Watoto ...More Foundation is a vocational training centre. Children who suffer from addiction to drugs, glue and alcohol are given the opportunity to build a new life. The Foundation offers them the chance for an education, which will equip them with the necessary skills to find a job. This is unique in a country where 70% of the population are unemployed. Staying at Kiboko Lodge is possible from $83 per person during high season and $73 per person in low season! Less
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Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We spent 3 wonderful days at Kiboko lodge for our work retreat. The meeting took place in the round, half open "banda" with beautiful views on the green surroundings. The quiet environment, spacious and well-equipped rooms and nice food helped us to concentrate on the...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The location of Kiboko Lodge is just 4 km from Arusha National Park, it is surrounded by many paths, trails and roads to wander and explore - if you choose not to take any of the abundant and varied day trips that are available. The...More

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Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 31 January 2018

Dear Franchuk, Good to read that you took time to write about your stay at Kiboko Lodge and that you appreciate our service. Indeed it is very special to have this lodge in the community of Ngurdoto village, with fantastic view to the Mount Meru...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018

Very nice atmosphere, friendly staff, good lodge and very good food (both breakfast and dinner). We arrived in the middle of the night (about midnight) after a long flight and everybody was there to welcome us. We stayed 2 nights before starting our safari. During...More

Thank AdrianRankers
Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 31 January 2018

Dear Adrian, Thanks so much for your comment on your stay at Kiboko lodge and that you appreciate the service and good food prepared by our former students of our Watoto Foundation. Everybody was so happy with you and we really hope one day you...More

Reviewed 25 January 2018

My parents and I visited Kiboko Lodge for Thanksgiving weekend. If you are looking for a place to relax and unplug, this is the lodge for you. The heat/lights in the rooms are powered by solar energy. The outlets in the rooms to charge electronic...More

Thank Morgan V
Reviewed 21 January 2018

What a wonderful place. Beautiful location with views of both Kilimanjaro and particularly Mount Meru. Fantastic service, good food and the whole place just oozes charm. Don't hesitate if you are looking for a place to stay near Arusha National Park!More

Thank JanV573
Response from Frank R, Manager at Kiboko LodgeResponded 25 June 2018

Thanks so much for your comment about your stay at Kiboko Lodge. We are happy that you liked the services from our former students of Watoto Foundation in Makumira. It is true that Kiboko Lodge is well located in the community of Ngurdoto village and...More

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7 July 2018|
Response from annminky |
Definitely yes. I stayed here two weeks ago for 5 nights and I can tell you how warm and friendly all the staff were. They cater to your every need and make sure that you are comfortable and enjoying your stay. I had the... More
17 January 2016|
Response from WanderLust_Mike01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. In the evening in your room. Throughout the day behind the main desk.
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20 July 2014|
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Response from jimdavisAtlanta | Reviewed this property |
Hi Frank..was there in May..this lodge was not an upscale lodge like the SOPA's or Sarena's but it has some unusual characteristics. It is basic with small buildings which contain two units each. The setting is wonderful... More
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